Prestons Heavy Haulage features on BBC 1 program “A1: Britain’s Longest Road”
October 2018

Stuart and Jamie were stars of the screen when S3 E10 aired on 5thOctober 2018. The program follows the various happenings across the A1, including a complicated movement of bridge sections from Darlington to Huntingdon. In the program you will see the complete movement of the bridge section from factory to building site, including interviews with our lorry driver, Stuart, and the load escort, Jamie. Challenges associated with heavy haulage are explained, but it is all in a days work for our experienced team! more >
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Welcome to
Prestons of Potto


We are a nationwide Haulage and Warehousing company with facilities in Teesside, Yorkshire and Cambridgeshire.

With an extensive fleet, large warehousing and a loyal workforce we have grown to become one of the most widely recognised hauliers in the British logistics industry. At Prestons of Potto we pride ourselves on being a versatile haulage company; providing  transport of single pallets through to large-scale blue chip contracts whilst always maintaining a personal touch with our clients.


Head quartered in Teesside, but with satellite depots in Stockton-on-Tees, West Yorkshire and Cambridgeshire, we deliver haulage and warehousing services to provide a complete logistics solution for your business needs. 


Prestons of Potto are an award winning haulier who are driving the logistics industry forward using the most up-to-date fleet, the latest in vehicle tracking technology and the accumulated experience of four generations of operation.


We are a large transport company that is able to deliver any class of product. We are particularly experienced in Steel Transport and Heavy Haulage and we have transported major construction projects such as the 2012 Olympic Stadium and The Shard. We are able to transport a wide variety of product, including steel plates, tubes, beams and fabricated sections. Our Flatbed Haulage is highly versatile and includes step frame trailer, extendable trailers and goal post / pinned trailers. Whether your load requires specialist handling or sheeting, we have you covered!


Our Curtainside Haulage provides professional transport services to a wide variety of customers, including small independent businesses through to national supermarkets. Our fleet is modern and highly well presented, upholding the professional image of our customers whilst their goods are transported. Our curtainside trailer fleet allows high-volume pallet transport, with our trailers being designed to allow up to 52 pallets to be transported in a single movement.


Prestons of Potto also offer Warehouse and Storage services in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire and Cambridge. We can also offer fully managed Supply Chain Solutions, including pallet handling, container destuffing, product barcoding, and pick and pack operations. Complemented by our transport services, we are able to offer a nationwide distribution service for a wide range of products, no matter how big or small! 


Contact us today to find out how Prestons of Potto can help your business.




Prestons of Potto have HGV C+E Driving Jobs available in Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, and the South East. Check out our Driver Vacancies page.



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    meet ever increasing customer demand. We have a large fleet of
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    project managers and highly skilled workforce has enabled more>
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