Specialized transportation:<br>Cutting-edge expertise

Specialized transportation:
Cutting-edge expertise

Our specialized transport division prides itself on its ability to haul a wide variety of loads. Our leading-edge technology and diversified equipment ensure that we continually exceed the highest industry standards for safety and efficiency. You can trust the experienced team of integrated supply chain professionals at Groupe Robert to deliver quality results every time!

Oversize loads

Our subsidiaries Watson Transport and Sycamore are specializing in the hauling of heavy equipment and integrated supply chain logistics and carefully executes every step of the process:

  • Route planning
  • Applications for the necessary permits and submission of routes to transportation authorities
  • Safe loading of components
  • Escort vehicles in front and behind to protect freight and adhere to all applicable regulations
  • Jack-and-slide system to load and unload heavy equipment.
  • Management of major logistics projects for the mining industry

We are equipped to haul anything – construction materials, aerospace and wind turbine components, overdimensional structures and more – with our trademark commitment to quality and safety.

Our Sycamore subsidiary offers the same services as Watson, only in the U.S.

Markets served

  • Canada
  • USA

Diversified fleet

  • Specialized transportation
  • Watson / Sycamore
  • 2-axle, 3-axle, 4-axle, b-train
    2-axle, 3-axle, 4-axle
    2-axle, 4-axle
    2-axle, 3-axle
    2-axle, 3-axle, 4-axle
    B-train flatbed trailersb-train
    4-axle
    3-axle, 4-axle
    Over 100 vehicles
    425 trailers
    20 road escorts
    State-of-the-art jack-and-slide system to load and unload all types of heavy equipment

    Transborder

    As a Canadian- and U.S.-bonded carrier, we can transfer goods from one customs-bonded warehouse to another with ease.

    We also have first-hand knowledge of the Pre-Arrival Review System (PARS), which means we can submit information to customs clearance officials before freight arrives at the border to expedite transit times.

    Relevant documents