Rough Terrain TRANSPORT

Dedicated Transport Solutions

Rough Terrain transporting another RT truck in a warehouse

Rough Terrain TRANSPORT

Dedicated Transport Solutions

Rough Terrain truck transporting a large amount of hay bales

Rough Terrain TRANSPORT

Dedicated Transport Solutions

LT Hiab truck loading a rail wagon onto transport platform

Our Services

More than just a transport company


We have a range of Hiab options available with lifting capacities up to 14 tonne. Two of our Hiabs are also fitted with winch rope capacity. All our operators are NZQA qualified and all Hiabs are annually certified. Additionally, we have a 20ft dog trailer which can be towed behind all our Hiabs with a maximum payload of 14 tonne


We have a variety of transport low loaders and semi-trailers available to transport loads up to 35 tonne. All our operators hold the wheels, tracks and rollers endorsement and have the knowledge to operate most heavy machinery safely and professionally

Flat Deck Transport

Our fleet consists of 40ft semi-trailers, a 10m semi-trailer, as well as a low loader trombone and self-steering trombone trailers capable of carrying loads up to a maximum of 30m in length

All Terrain Forklift

We operate a Moffet Mounty all-terrain forklift capable of lifting 2 tonne. This versatile forklift is perfect for off-road and hilly conditions. All our operators are fully trained in the safe use of this machine

Over Dimensional Pilots

We have both Class 1 and 2 pilots and vehicles available to manage any over dimensional load. Our extensive local knowledge means we will get the job done safely and efficiently. We can also quote for your piloting requirements throughout the country

Over Dimensional Loads

We can transport a variety of oversize loads with the different range of trucks and trailers in our fleet. Our operators have the experience and capability to manage any over dimensional loads with safety and professionalism being the top priority

About Rough Terrain Transport

Reliability & Professionalism

Established and based in Wellington since 1998, Rough Terrain Transport is a family owned & operated transport and logistics company. We service the greater Wellington region but can also quote for nationwide deliveries.

Rough Terrain Transport ticks all the boxes when you need a transport partner you can rely on. We have built a reputation for reliability and professionalism in the industry and have forged strong relationships with our clients.

Our operators have the experience, knowledge and accreditation to safely and efficiently manage any project. Health and safety is our number one priority with all our operators being NZQA qualified and licenced.

LT truck transporting concrete

Our Fleet

Transportation is not just a business; but a lifestyle

Fleet Diversity

For our team here at LT Transport Ltd, transportation is not just a business; it’s a lifestyle.
Large vehicles are a passion, with one of our company’s core values being fleet diversity.

Fleet Variety

We have a large variety of vehicles. From our biggest 8 x 4 tractor units to our smallest van and ute, our fleet can meet all of your lifting and transportation needs.

Our Cranes

All of our cranes have current certification and safety devices. Our operators are experienced and hold NZQA 16617 & NZQA 3789 qualifications.

Health & Safety

Health and Safety is of the utmost importance

Strong focus on health
and safety

As a company, LT Transport Ltd recognises that a strong focus on Health and Safety is of the utmost importance, and is vital to creating a successful flow within our everyday work.

Truck Crane Hiab
LT Hiab lifting with crane on the street

Prevention and management of hazards

Our Health and Safety structure centres around the Prevention and Management of hazards.

In order to meet our aim of continuously improving the standard of safe behaviours, and safe systems of work, within our business, we have developed a framework for Health and Safety management, and a plan for systematic risk assessment and the control of hazards.

Strict rules and regulations

Our team follows strict rules and regulations with the purpose of creating the safest work environment possible.

We make sure that:

  • Each job has Health and Safety integrated into its plan
  • Permits, JSA’s and SWMS are all available on request
  • All drivers and crane operators are experienced and hold current NZQA qualifications
  • Health and Safety education is maintained through regular toolbox meetings and refresher qualifications
  • All cranes, lifting equipment, and chains, are tested and certified annually
  • All vehicles are maintained by a prestart check to ensure vehicle compliance and safety
  • All drivers are provided with the appropriate PPE gear

Our driver qualifications, crane certs, Health and Safety Policy, and other relevant risk and hazard documents, are downloadable from the Client Login page of our website. To gain access to this information, please contact

LT Truck carefully turning a corner

Why Choose Rough Terrain?

Years Experience
Years in Business
Choose Reliability

From Hiabs to transporters, we have a variety of options to meet your project requirements.
With our service reputation, you can rely on us

Further your project

You’ll enjoy project growth faster and safer through our expertly managed and unique services on offer. Our team are on time every time

Expert Team

Our team have the experience and accreditation to safely and expertly manage any project.
Health and safety is our priority

Need more information?

For more information, please contact us to get a quote,
or to book a job.

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18 Mohuia Cres,
Porirua, 5022