Roberts is the operational trading arm of C.I.F. Freight Services Pty. Ltd., a privately owned and proudly independent 3rd generation Australian company, operating from a 2.5 hectare site, located at Brooklyn, close to the docklands area of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The company specialises in the transport, storage, handling, and distribution of freight both locally, nationally, and internationally.
Roberts company owned premises boast a 6,000m2 warehouse with an adjoining 2,000 m2 canopy, is AQIS licensed, and electronically secured. Our container handling equipment is state of the art, capable of handling containers to 45 tonnes. Our diverse and extensive transport fleet of tray trucks and semi trailers boasts over 50 units, including sideloaders and B Doubles.
The company’s activities are performed by 2 operating divisions, namely Freight Forwarding and Transport (which incorporates warehousing and distribution), both of which operate from our Brooklyn headquarters. Roberts operate on a “1 stop shop” philosophy, with our clients utilising one or many of the services we provide, all of which are interlinked through our computer system, thus providing a completely seamless and transparent process.
Roberts Freight Forwarding division provides a broad range of national and international logistic and documentation services. Our worldwide network of freight management professionals provide the same high standard of service in major ports outside of Australia, thus ensuring a continuity of personal service and communication.
Roberts Transport, Warehousing, and Distribution division provides a diverse range of local and container transport, storage and distribution services, all controlled from a common base, and all fully integrated to provide a timely, efficient, and cost effective transport, distribution, and storage services.
Our growth and much of our success is the result of constant assessment and response to our customers needs, combined with a keen awareness of new trends and technologies applicable to our industry. In recognition of our clients individual requirements, our computer software is written in-house, and is easily and quickly adaptable to the specific requirements of every customer.
In a very competitive marketplace, Roberts are well established and respected, and continue on a stable, steady path of growth and expansion, based on our accrued knowledge, combined with dedicated, experienced, and motivated staff. Roberts are confident of the future, and are committed to providing personalised, best value for money service.