Oxfordshire-based Interoute Transport Services has been placed into administration, and its transport business closed with immediate effect. The operator, which is based in Thame, appointed administrator Quantuma last Friday afternoon (17 May). MT understands that Interoute director Neil Daniells had been offering the business for sale ahead of its collapse. Carl Jackson, partner at Quantuma, told MT that the transport side of the business – a member of both the Pall-Ex and Hazchem Networks – had been loss making for […]
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