Friendly, Reliable and Efficient Family Run Company

Katem is a family managed haulage business which focuses on the personal touch.

Katem’s fleet of modern 50 vehicles and 100 trailers allow us to service all manner of requests from one-off deliveries to large multi load contracts both in the UK, Europe and Worldwide.

The management team behind Katem have over 70 years experience in the industry who are continually focusing on providing sustainable transport and employment within County Durham. 

With clients ranging from small local businesses to large blue chip international organisations, Katem provide a flexible friendly but professional service.  Katem have established a reputation for providing excellent service and customer care with the latest office based computer and tracking software as well as state of the art in-cab messaging and communication systems.


Friendly, Easy to Reach Customer Service ensures that you will always speak to a person that will ensure that all of your queries are answered with you in mind.


In fast moving, competitive industries such as Retail and Distribution we know that you need both speed and reliability, that’s why as a haulier we pride ourselves on keeping our service efficient and our prices competitive.


Our modern “in-cab” messaging system alongside our state of the art vehicle tracking systems allow us to track your delivery from the moment it’s loaded into one of our vehicles until the moment it reaches its destination.