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Welcome to Arclid Transport

Our modern high specification fleet of 47 vehicles comprises rigid and articulated tanks sizes vary from 20m³ to 59m³, providing flexibility and reliability for our wide customer base. We offer both powder tanker and liquid tank movements within the UK and to Europe.

Delivering Quality Products and Services to our Customers

We also provide traction only solutions – running 24/7 to suit customer needs.  We operate our own Tautliner in order to support our customers in their times of need.

Our success is built on customer focus coupled with an engaged workforce and well-maintained equipment.

We have strong relationships with our suppliers to give a one-team approach.

Delivering Results Through Family Values

We value the local community in which we operate and involve the company as much as possible in events and causes including local charities, the Sandbach Transport Festival and sponsorship of Sandbach Rugby Club, Elworth Cricket Club and Alsager Town Football Club.

As a member of the Bathgate Group we work closely with a number of charities and also through a central Group Function we look to improve people’s lives whether through employment, education or financial support to charities. (For more information please go to


Bulk Powder Tanks

We offer a range tank sizes from 20m3 to 59m3 and operate tipping and non-tip tanks.

Bulk Liquid Tanks

We operate general purpose liquid tanks specializing in the movement of products within the UK and Europe.

Traction only and Tautliner

Based in Sandbach we are at the heart of the business motorway network and are able to offer traction only services and also limited tautliner support.

Specialist Contract Traction

We understand that some customers wish to own their own trailers or tanks as it gives them an element of contract / advertisement.

Customer Focus

Driven to deliver the highest quality service, our team is dedicated to ensuring the best possible customer experience

Our Expertise

An extensive understanding of bulk powder transportation requirements has helped us carve a niche in a number of specific sectors.


Industry leading Transport Management system provided by Mandata gives us live vehicle tracking, live driver behaviour and also instant proof of delivery.

What Our Customers Say

“Arclid are always reliable and punctual and always go the extra mile to make sure our shipments are delivered safely and on time, whilst also offering the flexibility needed to suit our business needs.”

Owen, Group Purchasing Manager, Morris Lubricants

“We have worked with Arclid for years and they have never said ‘no’ to a load whether that is within the UK or collecting internationally and delivering back here. They are always professional and positive and we look forward to continuing and growing our partnership.”

Graham Dunn, Logistics/Procurement Co-ordinator, Multisol Limited