The latest episode of the Motor Transport Podcast (MTP) is available for download now. In this week’s broadcast, Christopher Walton, Emma Shone and Ashleigh Wight discuss the effect the closure of the Forth Road Bridge is set to have on the haulage industry, with the RHA predicting huge industry-wide costs. The team also talk about the parts of the country facing the highest number of PG9s, and analyse the fallout of BCA’s Stobart Automotive aquisition. Download this small yet succulent […]
William Stobart has stepped down as a director of the business that bears his surname ahead of its float on the stock exchange on the 25 April.
Stobart Group and A.W. Jenkinson Forest Products have struck a second joint procurement deal with Scania to take delivery of a combined 1,000 trucks over the next two years. Between March 2012 and December 2013 Stobart and A.W. Jenkinson will take a mixture of R-series and G-series models. The first 300 will enter service this year with 700 more entering both fleets ahead of the introduction of Euro-6 on 31 December 2013. The deal replicates one struck in January 2010, […]