ADR Transport

At Transcentral we offer specialist safe storage and transportation of dangerous goods.

Our staff are fully proficient and experienced in handling ADR requests to ensure the safe transport of hazardous and dangerous goods that have special requirements for collection, loading and unloading.

When dangerous goods are transported there are of course many different risks involved. This means that any problems could have an impact both directly and indirectly, which makes the transport of hazardous materials a process that has to be managed carefully. As a result, the entire transport process has to be managed accordingly, ensuring that all precautions are taken during the packaging, transport and delivery of equipment and goods. 
 We accept bagged products on pallets, IBCs, various sized drums on pallets, palletised gas cylinders, aerosols and dewar vessels, polybulks and of course carton traffic on pallets.

The classification of dangerous goods that we can transport are:
Class 2.1 – Flammable Gases
Class 2.2 – Non-flammable , Non-Toxic gases
Class 2.3 – Toxic Gases
Class 3 – Flammable Liquids
Class 4.1 – Flammable Solids
Class 4.2 – Spontaneous Combustibles
Class 4.3 – Dangerous When Wet Substances
Class 5.1 – Oxidizing Substances
Class 5.2 – Organic Peroxides
Class 6.1 – Toxic Substances
Class 8 – Corrosive Substances
Class 9 – Miscellaneous Dangerous Substances

The definition of ADR

ADR is the name of the European treaty regarding dangerous goods. The treaty contains regulations for traffic regarding packaging, securing of loads, and labelling of dangerous goods.  ADR is an abbreviation for “The European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road.” The international term ADR is so widely used in the transport industry that almost anyone in the industry understands what is meant, regardless of their country of origin.

For more information on the classification of dangerous goods please visit the HSE here

Specific ADR Consignment Paperwork

According to ADR all transport documentation for dangerous goods transported by road must contain the following information in this specific order:

The UN Number
Proper Shipping Name supplemented by technical name where necessary

Class (with subsidiary hazard(s), if any, in brackets)

Packing Group (where assigned)

Tunnel Code

Number and description of packages

Total quantity of each item of different UN Number

Name/address/Tel No. of consignor

Name/address of consignee(s). Where there are multiple consignees not known at the start of the journey, the words “Delivery Sale” may be used

Declaration relating to any special agreement, where applicable (uncommon)


Same Day Delivery

Same Day European Delivery

Multi-drop Deliveries

ADR Transport

Warehouse Storage Facilities

Container Unloading and Repalletization

Qualification Inspection / Decanting

Why Choose Transcentral?

30 minute guaranteed collection throughout Staffordshire and the West Midlands
Your consignments delivered on time, every time
140,000 sq ft of secure warehouse space
Safe and secure movement
24-hour facility
7 days a week, 365 days a year
Flexible service
Competitive rates
Product tracking
Industry experience
Excellent customer service
Impressive fleet of vehicles
All drivers fully uniformed
Excellent Health & Safety record
Goods in transit insurance cover

We store and transport

Fragile Goods
Hazardous Goods
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