• CPC periodic training

    FOR MANY professional lorry drivers in the UK the deadline to complete their driver CPC periodic training and maintain their current card is approaching. Drivers who haven’t already done so, need to make sure they […]

  • £5m multi-temp storage warehouse

    BULLET EXPRESS has purchased over 180,000sq.ft of land behind their Baillieston storage centre to build a £5m multi-temp storage warehouse. This purchase has been driven by the ‘phenomenal response’ to the company entering the storage […]

  • HGV driver vacancies

    LOGISTICS businesses anticipate that 15% of their current HGV driver vacancies will not be filled due to the nationwide skills shortage, according to the 2019 Logistics Report, launched by FTA that polled the opinions of […]

  • manufacture renewable fuels

    IN A MOVE designed to accelerate the growth of the biofuel market, Eminox and Johnson Matthey have signed an agreement where Eminox has developed an engineered solution to package the catalyst within the Fischer Tropsch […]

  • Low Emission Zone

    EDINBURGH City Council has released proposal for its Low Emission Zone (LEZ). The plans include two zones: one within Edinburgh’s city centre, and a second phase that encapsulates the city wide boundary marked by the […]

  • haulage firms have upgraded

    NOx EMISSIONS from trucks have been halved in only five years, according to Department for Transport figures that show a 52% fall between 2013 and 2018 as haulage firms have upgraded to cleaner Euro 6 […]

  • four major milestones

    LOGISTICS operator Europa Worldwide Group is celebrating its 4th birthday at its £30 million headquarters in Dartford. Europa made the move to its new 26,368sq.m 1Hub in May 2015 following the acquisition of the business […]

  • ethical sales standards

    TOMTOM Telematics UKI has been awarded an Investor in Sales accolade in recognition of its commitment to ethical sales standards. More than 50% of a company’s sales team are required to pass the APS professional […]

  • Apprentices are an especially high priority

    AMONG THE speakers at the recent Swedish Embassy’s ‘Sweden on Tour’ event was Martin Hay, managing director of Scania (GB) who set out Scania’s commitment to long term sustainability and highlighted the need to attract […]

  • record turnover

    THE MAXI Group of Companies which includes Maxi Haulage Ltd and Maxi Construction Ltd, report a record turnover in 2018 of over £85m. Chairman Gerry Atkinson commented, ‘Although there are challenges to meet, particularly in […]