Welcome to D Smith

From our base in Essex close to the M25, D Smith Express currently operates a versatile fleet of crane lorries.

These vehicles are fitted with lorry loaders ranging from 19 – 80 Ton/Metre with a range of up to 25 metres. All are available on a spot hire or contract basis for the specialist transportation of containers, cabins, generators, plant and machinery throughout the United Kingdom and mainland Europe.

Health & safety is of paramount importance to us, each of our drivers hold current certification of entitlement for the appropriate appliance within
their field.

Our driver/operators are fully conversant and capable of operating within all safety parameters and are regarded as some of the best in the industry.

To comply with statutory regulations all lorries are regularly inspected and tested.

This of course includes all equipment (both crane and lifting) which is constantly monitored and maintained above the compulsory level, ensuring minimal vehicle downtime and minimal customer inconvenience.

D Smith Express is a family run business established in the early 1970’s and with over 40 years experience, there are few logistic challenges we have not conquered.

What differentiates us from our competition?
Understanding the differences in our customer’s needs, the size and structure of our business ensures we are able to be flexible ,providing cost efficient, fit for purpose logistic solutions.

We trade on the well being of our customers and our success is built on reputation and recommendation. We therefore always strive to exceed our customers expectations and through doing this we consistently gain exceptional customer satisfaction.

Taking care of our customers and the ability to adapt is the simple but effective philosophy of a 40 year old business, which has a specialist haulage reputation to be proud of.