You are here:

Wind & Solar Industry Specialist Transport Projects

Is your business operating in the wind & solar sector and facing transport challenges? The combined experience of the STG team is unrivalled in solving such transport problems.

Get in touch today and discover the difference…

The very first inkling of the emergence of wind power started with STG over twenty five years ago. A company in Denmark asked if we could survey a route on the Orkneys – it turned out that they were considering positioning a prototype turbine on the top of a hill, purely because there was a minimum, guaranteed wind speed, for almost every day of the year.

From there, for one of the major players, other surveys followed, principally in Scotland – all being potential sites for wind farms. Some were favourable, others less so. We can well remember the site which, although ideal, was prejudiced by a nearby, Roman burial ground.

In any event, STG have always maintained a presence in the wind farm industry – albeit slightly low key for the last ten years, with the emphasis being on offshore projects.

Moving on to Solar, despite the fact that the panels are not oversize, there is always one problem – inevitably the site is in the middle of a field, in the middle of nowhere. Farm tracks, deep mud and strewn with potholes are the only access – how close can the trucks and cranes get, before they get stuck? STGs role is to survey the final stage of the route, determine the solution – thereafter, invariably, ensuring everything goes smoothly.

Before we close this section, we will just touch on one other form of energy generation – water power. Working on the Archimedes Screw principle, STG have delivered units throughout the UK – one of the more interesting being to Windsor Castle.

The right solutions

At STG we solve transport problems – it’s as simple as that. Below are some related posts that may also be of interest. If you would like to speak to a dedicated account manager for some expert advice please call us or send a message.

Specialist Transport Buildings 1


It has to be admitted that STG have yet to be asked to move a complete building, something perhaps for the future. On the other hand, STG have been involved…

Specialist Transport Construction Equipment 1

Construction Equipment

We make no excuse for the fact that, pre STG, several members of the team “cut their teeth” on the movement of large construction equipment – throughout not only the…

Specialist Transport Manufacturing Industry 5


Although the word manufacture embraces a whole range of industries, for the moment, we’ll concentrate on just the one – car manufacture. Over the years, STG have made deliveries to…

Specialist transport engineering sector 1


Disregarding electrical engineering, as described above – engineering is an expression that covers a multitude of industries. We make a start with Civil Engineering – the building of roads and…

Specialist Transport London Eye 1

The London Eye

Although it took place over twenty five years ago, The London Eye remains “the jewel in the crown” for STG. When we first heard of the project, involving the glass…

Specialist transport film & artworks 1

Film & Artworks

Lights – Camera – Action The film industry, like many others, can be extremely demanding. There are actors, extras, camera and lighting engineers, make up artists, canteen trucks – all…