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Heavy Vehicle Rescue and Recovery Services

We have the experience and capability to handle any heavy goods vehicle RESCUE AND recovery situation.


Our fully-equipped service vehicles and highly-skilled experienced technicians will provide rapid roadside diagnosis and repair for any type of Heavy Goods Vehicle, wherever you may be.

With an extensive fleet of vehicles and a wealth of experience in the industry, we have the capability to handle any rescue and recovery situation involving any type of vehicle. We regularly provide assistance across docks, oil refineries and steel works and we work closely with numerous transport companies, truck dealerships and national commercial companies with large fleets.


Our specialist recovery service is second to none. Whether heavy winching, heavy lifting, lorry loading or air–cushioned recovery is required, Gallows Wood Recovery has the specialist equipment and expertise needed to solve the challenge. Our trained technicians have a wealth of experience in tackling even the most difficult and dangerous situations.

Our ADR trained technicians are fully trained to deal with recovering ADR vehicles carrying hazardous goods by road. The recovery scene is initially fully risk assessed by us and then a detailed recovery plan is then put in place to carry out a professional recovery. Gallows Wood Recovery can work independently or in full coordination with your safety officers.

Diagnostics, Repair and Servicing

Gallows Wood Recovery provide repairs and servicing for all types of heavy commercial vehicles. We have the latest diagnostic equipment and the ability to diagnose the problem at the roadside, to get it resolved as soon as possible and get you back on the road. We also supply parts and consumables at competitive rates and can provide free no obligation estimates.

Transport Services

Operating under our ‘O’ Licence, Gallows Wood Recovery can provide dedicated transport with an approved low approach slide bed transporter, to ensure ease of loading. We have continued to invest in equipment dedicated to tackling heavy vehicles and this includes slide bed transporters up to 18,000Kg and heavy lift vehicles with up to 150,000kg train weight capability and low loader capability up to 65,000kg.


We have secure storage facilities for all types of vehicles.

Our Control Room

Coordination of all of our heavy vehicle breakdown and recovery services is managed by the Gallows Wood Recovery control room, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days of the year