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Transdek UK has extended its supply chain relationship with value retailer Boyes with the supply of a fixed double deck trailer that has been specifically engineered to accommodate the company’s 1830mm high roll cages on urban deliveries. Established in 1881 as a single shop in Scarborough, Boyes now operates a nationwide chain of 62 department stores. The family business offers a wide range of products, including clothing, fabrics,...
Watch what happens next when this forgetful trucker left his bulker raised driving down the motorway and happened to meet the overpass!!!   The truck obliterates its entire load of canola seeds across the Canadian highway an expensive and embarrassing day for this trucker. Let us all take a lesson from this - DO NOT RUSH! Emergency services were called and luckily nobody was injured in this accident just extensive...
Most of the staff of a Cumbrian haulage firm are being laid off, after its transport manager was banned from the industry. Seventeen drivers, workshop fitters and office staff at Eric Nicholson Transport, in Cockermouth, have been informed they are being made redundant. Mr Nicholson, who has been in the haulage business for 40 years, said: "We had absolutely no choice but to make pretty much all the staff redundant. "It was...
Hargreaves Services plc delivers key projects and services in the infrastructure, energy and property sectors. Listed on AIM (LON:HSP) and headquartered in Durham, our 2,000+ employees are spread around the world delivering a vast array of projects and services. Our history is steeped in coal through mining, sourcing, processing and blending, moving and handling. We still have a number of operations and services in the  Mining...
The Company was established in 1919 when William Bowker used his war gratuity to buy the first vehicle. He began making local deliveries in East Lancashire earning a reputation for a pioneering spirit and an innovative approach to industry's needs. It wasn't long before he'd assembled one of the largest fleets in the area. The General Strike of 1926 became the catalyst for further expansion when he began making the first overnight trunks...
5 Great Benefits to Getting the Driver CPC Qualification The Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (Driver CPC) is a qualification for professional bus, coach and lorry drivers. It has been introduced across Europe with the professed aim of improving road safety and helping maintain high standards of driving. The Driver CPC was introduced in 2008 for bus and coach drivers, and 2009 for lorry drivers . You can be fined up to...
Mick George Ltd offers a wide range of exciting employment opportunities throughout East Anglia and the East Midlands. No matter what you’re looking for, we’re sure to have something available. With over 100 separate job roles on offer, across office, site and transport occupations, a career at Mick George Ltd could be the right one for you. With investment in continued training and development, we strive to provide a...
Suttons Group is an exceptional Company. In the last two years, our revenues have increased by 40% and we have invested over £30 million in new equipment and systems. We have an enviable reputation for safety, integrity and technical excellence in our operations and a list of blue chip clients who entrust us with supporting their business. As a leading global provider of bulk liquid, powder and gas logistics solutions, our success is...
Scania announces a partnership agreement with Finnish company Ahola Transport to implement new transport technologies on Nordic roads. This marks the first customer agreement in Europe for semi-autonomous truck platooning on public roads. The partnership will also focus on developing other new transport technologies related to driver assistance.   Ahola Transport Oyj will utilise Scania trucks and technology on...
XPO Logistics to Launch Drive XPO Mobile Technology in Europe XPO Logistics (NYSE: XPO), a leading global provider of transport and logistics solutions, will be expanding its Drive XPO mobile technology to Europe this spring, following a successful launch in North America. The app, designed for carriers, supports real-time visibility across transportation modes and integrates carrier operations with daily productivity tools in one...
Daimler Trucks has handed over the first all-electric FUSO eCanter trucks to customers in Great Britain. The world's biggest manufacturer of commercial vehicles is thus bringing its electric light-duty truck (7.5 tonnes) to a further major market following the market launches in New York, Tokyo and Berlin. In London Daimler handed over the FUSO eCanter vehicles to the courier service DPD, the logistics company Wincanton and the baked goods...
Another R500 Rear Steer Skip Loader for Bilston based Enablelink. This stunning Next Generation Scania will be used to pull Scrap Metal all over the Midlands. It will be maintained by Keltruck West Brom for the next 5 years. http://www.enablelink.co.uk https://www.keltruck.com/our-locations/west-bromwich/