Services

We cart almost any cargo type around central Canterbury region, and most of our deliveries are made same day. We also transport stock around the South Island and beyond.

Our nearly 60-strong vehicle fleet is modern and efficient Our drivers are qualified and experienced professionals who will treat your cargo with the respect it deserves.


Stock

No matter what type of stock you’re moving – deer, cattle, sheep, or pigs – we can swiftly and safely transport it about the Canterbury region, the wider South Island and, if necessary, nationwide. Our NZLTSA certified drivers have the experience, qualifications and skills necessary to handle and transport your stock. All of our trucks are equipped with GPS, mobile phones and radio telephones, making staying up to the minute with your stock easy.

Freight

We run a daily service to and from Christchurch. Our depots at Darfield and Oxford are kept busy with a wide range of freight services. We handle freight-forwarding for national companies to and from Christchurch and deliver many other types of freight to our rural customers.

Bulk Cartage - Frews Transport
Bulk

We have a number of versatile units for the easy transport of bulk materials such as grain, shingle, palm kernal, and more. Our specialised rock carting trucks have heavy duty steel decks for transport of river protection rocks. Our grain vac and auger equipment is available for hire to assist in emptying silos/sheds.

Fertiliser

Our fleet contains 4X4 spreading trucks, available for spreading lime and fertiliser, as well as specialist single-tyre 4X4s for spreading over crops like barley and wheat, capable of spreading up to 24 metres following any spray truck lines . We utilise GPS guidance technology for accuracy of fertiliser placement. We also have GPS tracking packages that can on request provide accurate proof of placement, with the time, date, product used and area spread recorded on a map.

Container Cartage - Frews Transport
Container Cartage (Hiab truck/swing lift)

We can make deliveries of empty containers and bins to your business or site, wait until you are ready for pick-up, and then deliver your cargo where needed. Our crane and swing lift trucks make loading at your site easy. 

Logs

We transport logs around the entire Canterbury region and can also provide hire and use of self-loading equipment for logs.

Silage

We provide reliable, modern truck and trailer units for transport during the harvest season.

Weighbridges

Both our Darfield and Oxford depot sites are equipped with certified weighbridges for public use during business hours (Monday — Friday 8am – 5pm).