• Growth Ignites Move Into Storage And Workshop

    Growth Ignites Move Into Storage And Workshop

    More work for James S Hislop Haulage Contractors meant more wagons and a new yard. In the Scottish Borders, Kevin Swallow spoke to Alan Hislop about also moving into warehousing and maintaining his own fleet. […]

     
  • Linking Limestone Trucks

    Linking Limestone Trucks

    VOLVO Trucks has signed a landmark agreement with a Norwegian company to provide its first commercial autonomous solution, transporting limestone from an open pit mine to a nearby port. The solution for Brønnøy Kalk AS […]

     
  • Training For A New Transport Landscape After Brexit

    Training For A New Transport Landscape After Brexit

    In wake of Britain’s imminent EU departure, David Crawford, director at UK training provider, System Group, says there will be new opportunities to develop more homegrown driving talent. AN ESTIMATED three million of the commercial […]

     
  • Semichem Refleets With Ryder

    SCOTTISH high street retailer Semichem, which specialises in health and beauty products, has taken delivery of two DAF CF410 6×2 tractors with Space cabs and AS Tronic gearboxes, together with four DAF CF250 18 tonners […]

     
  • McNally Haulage Introduces New Fleet

    McNally Haulage Introduces New Fleet

    ASSET Alliance Group has upgraded John McNally Haulage’s fleet by replacing the majority of the company’s owned vehicles with new, high spec Mercedes-Benz trucks. Finance specialist Asset Alliance has supplied the Cumbernauld based haulier with […]

     
  • Gregory Acquires Craib

    Gregory Acquires Craib

    GREGORY Distribution (Holdings) Ltd has acquired ARR Craib Transport Ltd, headquartered in Aberdeen and with additional operations in Cumbernauld, Stockton and Great Yarmouth. Like Gregory’s, Craib’s is a private family company with a high visible […]

     
  • Brexit: Now A Race Against Time

    Brexit: Now A Race Against Time

    ALTHOUGH THE government’s ambition in Brexit negotiations with the EU is to reach an agreement which maintains the existing liberal access allowing UK hauliers to continue to operate as they do today, the department for […]

     
  • Malcolm Logistics Turnover Increased

    Malcolm Logistics Turnover Increased

    THE LINWOOD, Renfrewshire based Malcolm Group has posted a turnover of £213m compared to the previous year of £225.7m an operating profit before exceptional items of £9.937m compared to £10.390m the previous year. Commenting on […]

     
  • Scottish Transport Managers Kept Up To Speed

    Scottish Transport Managers Kept Up To Speed

    It was a full house at a Cumbernauld hotel for the Scottish leg of the Freight Transport Association’s annual Transport Managers Conference circuit. AN IMPRESSIVE turnout of 200 transport managers and fleet operators heard Scottish […]