NZ Express Transport’s comprehensive fleet of modern heavy vehicles focuses on Canterbury & Christchurch metropolitan cartage

  • Eleven sidelifters including:
  • Two 8 x 4 trucks, fitted with 20’ sidelifter, ideally suited for tight delivery sites.
    Carrying capacity of these vehicles is 11 tonne, however they can “lift only” up to 30 tonne if required.
  • Thirty + flatdeck and skeletal trailers
  • 40’ & 20’ Curtainsiders
  • Tail Lift
  • Hiab / Crane truck
  • Bulk container tippers
  • Bulk tankers
  • Low loader and trombone trailers
  • Full South Island coverage if required


Our Services

Dispatch Hours are Monday to Friday, 6.30 am to 5.30 pm, and Saturdays as required.
If congestion or timing is an issue, we will deliver outside these times.
Twenty four hour phone contact 03 3738047 is available in the case of emergency.

Warehousing, Container Packing / Unpacking

MAF approved transitional facility for unpacking import containers plus NZ Customs licensed examination area.

  • Certified & professionally trained container packing / unpacking staff
  • Approved high pressure hot water washing facility for decontamination of vehicles, machinery etc.
  • Fork hoists capable of lifting up to 36 tonne
  • Large weather protected working canopy to ensure product is not exposed to adverse weather.
  • Covered and secure warehousing (racked and free standing storage options)
  • Comprehensive pest control programmes
  • OSH approved safety practices.
  • Electronic communication, reporting and inventory control.


  • Container Transport
  • LCL Deliveries
  • Bulk Container Tipping
  • Over Dimensional Loads