Powder Road Tankers

Abbey Logistics is one of the UK’s leading bulk powder road tanker companies and operates the UK’s largest fleet of bulk food powder road tankers.  We offer unrivalled flexibility, short lead times and enhanced customer service for dry, granulated and pourable products across a diverse variety of sectors.

Our fleet includes bulk silo tanks, vacuum tanks, urban delivery tanks, tipping tanks and silo evacuation tanks which operate throughout the UK and in Northern Europe.

Customers include major manufacturers in the food, plastics, minerals, construction and non-hazardous chemicals sectors.

Our modern fleet incorporates the latest technology to increase safety, compliance and service and also weight saving initiatives to maximised payloads. All vehicles are fitted with the latest telematics and transport management technology enabling vehicle and load track and trace, leading to the most accurate scheduling and forecasting so our customers know where their products are at all times.

Silo Evacuation

Abbey Logistic’s vacuum silo powder tankers provide silo evacuation for a wide range of dry products.

The vehicles are used to clean silos to prepare for a new product or in the event of an accidental spillage, the tankers can be deployed at short notice to minimise damage, contamination or loss of product.

Abbey’s vacuum silos have a capacity of up to 60 cubic metres and can be deployed anywhere in Europe to collect product from tower silos, silo trailers and containers, barrels and drums, and virtually any other vessel containing non-hazardous powder materials.

 

Our expertise in the bulk transport of dry products and powders includes:

  • More than 220 powder road tankers
  • Fleet includes a wide range of capacities and configurations and trailers can be specified to suit customer requirements
  • Bulk tipping silos – full range of cubic capacity
  • Non-tipping tankers – full range of cubic capacity
  • Urban delivery vehicles
  • Nationwide silo evacuation services (vacuum evacuation silos)
  • Multi modal transport – fleet of 40 foot and 20 foot ISO tank containers
  • Highly trained and professional drivers
  • Single and multi-compartment tankers

Products we transport include, but is not limited to:

  • Sugars
  • Salts
  • Flour
  • Animal feed
  • Cement
  • Sand
  • Clays
  • Plastics
  • Polymers
  • Carbonates
  • Minerals
  • Fly ash
  • Waste ash
  • Fertilisers
  • Road fibre
  • Paper fibre
  • Sodium carbonate (soda ash)
  • Sodium bicarbonate
Intermodal Services

Abbey provides multimodal transport solutions for the shipment of bulk food liquids and powders throughout the UK and Europe with our fleet of 20 foot and 40 foot ISO tank containers.

Our tanks have various specifications to suit a variety of products including pressurised, heated, refrigerated and insulated ISO tanks, and through our highly experienced technical team, we can tailor our ISO tanks to suit our customers’ requirements.

We offer driver accompanied and unaccompanied deliveries and operate between the UK and Northern Europe, utilising the experience and expertise we have gained through more than 25 years of food grade bulk logistics we now apply this knowledge to our intermodal ISO tank fleet operations.

Our commitment to providing safe, environmentally friendly transportation of food grade bulk liquids and powders is supported up by our ISO9001, CDI and SQAS accreditations.

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