Suffolk-based Bartrums Road Services has joined the Hazchem Network, taking on territory previously held in part by Anglia Freight and HW Coates. Both operators released coverage territory to Bartrums in order for it to become depot 010 and manage delivery and collections for pallets and parcels of dangerous goods in postcode areas NR1-29; IP25 and PE31-32 and 35-36. Ashley Rimmer, head of logistics at Bartrums Road Services, said: “We are very excited with our acceptance into the Hazchem Network and […]
Many in the logistics industry were shocked to hear of the unexpected passing of Jim Scanlan, aged 59, on Monday 10 April, writes Ali Karim, MD of the Hazchem Network. Co-founder of The Pallet Network (TPN), Jim’s passion was always transport, from his time at United Transport, pallet network Fortec and as an agency driver. My memories of Jim (pictured right with myself) are of the time we spent co-founding Hazchem Network, with HW Coates, Deltion Software, a consortium of […]
Suffolk-based Anglia Freight has opened a new cross-dock facility at its site at the Mid Suffolk Business Park.
Bartrums has reported a combined turnover of more than £28m for 2016, with strong growth in its road services arm.