By Mark Calladine, Managing Director, CMS In planning since 2016, The Mayor of London’s initiative to help improve air quality will come into force from 8 April 2019. The Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) will be in place in central London and will require most vehicles including cars and vans to meet new, tighter exhaust […]
Following the closure of its Wigan workshop in 2011, Bibby Distribution started its relationship with TIP Trailer Services as part of a planned future trailer maintenance strategy. Initially TIP provided purely maintenance services to support Bibby’s 1,200 strong nationwide trailer fleet, however, over the next eight years, that support has developed into a comprehensive maintenance […]
As specialists in pharmaceutical courier deliveries, Arctic Express Global Ltd places high demands on its temperature-controlled distribution vehicles and the two latest additions to its now eight-strong fleet have been specified to the highest possible industry standards as part of a three-year deal with leading supplier, MC Rental. Two new additional, Mercedes Sprinter LWB panel […]
Employment and skills specialist Seetec has launched a new partnership with leading consumer delivery company Hermes UK to help address the UK driver shortage. The “Road to Logistics” initiative will allow unemployed and young workers to gain valuable skills and the opportunity of full-time employment in the logistics sector, while ensuring Hermes develops its own […]
Head office relocation meets ambitious growth plans for 50th anniversary. As part of the long-term business growth strategy for the Marshall Group, the Cambridge based company has announced that its expanding Marshall Fleet Solutions business will be relocating from their current Cambridge head office to much larger, and more modern, office premises, also within the […]
Neopost Shipping, the automated packaging solutions provider, has installed its third CVP-500 fully automated boxing machine in the UK at PowerToolWorld’s fulfilment centre in Newton Aycliffe. As one of the UK’s largest tool distributors, PowerToolWorld has invested in Neopost Shipping’s advanced fit-to-size packing system to enhance the performance of its fulfilment operations, giving it the […]
Kalmar To Extend AutoRTG System At Dublin Ferryport Terminals To Further Improve Operational Efficiency.
Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has concluded an agreement with Dublin Ferryport Terminals (DFT) to extend the Kalmar AutoRTG system at the terminal with two new AutoRTG cranes. The order was booked in Cargotec’s 2019 Q2 order intake, with delivery of the machines scheduled to be completed during Q2 of 2020. Part of the container and terminal […]