• 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 […]

     
  • UK’s Global Competitiveness Deteriorating

    THE UK’s global competitiveness has dropped significantly and investment in the UK’s transport and logistics infrastructure is urgently required to boost its attractiveness to international investors, according to The 2019 Logistics Report, launched by FTA […]

     
  • Switch Off And Deliver

    FOLLOWING last month’s news that drivers who sit with engines idling could be fined instantly under government plans, Paul Loughlin, motoring law solicitor at Stephensons Solicitors LLP told Transport News, ‘These powers are likely to […]

     
  • Van Payload Concession Eases Towards Zero Emission Market

    THE zero emission van market has been boosted by the Department for Transport’s (DfT) decision to provide payload concessions to operators of alternatively fuelled vans, according to the FTA. James Firth, the associations’ head of […]