Genesse & Wyoming (G&W), the United States-based rail freight company, has completed its takeover of Pentalver for an undisclosed sum. The deal, which was announced in December, sees G&W, which also owns multimodal operator Freightliner, acquire the container haulier from parent APM Terminals. Pentalver will continue to be run by MD Chris Lawrenson. It will operate as part of G&W’s UK/Europe region, led by Russell Mears. G&W said the deal will boost its UK service by utilising both Pentalver’s 150-strong […]
UPS is to build a £120m package sorting and delivery facility at DP World’s London Gateway.
Ryder Europe has completed the purchase of trailer repair and maintenance company Bullwell Trailer Solutions.
Motor Transport’s owner Road Transport Media has revealed today (25 May) that it is acquiring Tip-ex, the UK’s only exhibition for the tipper and bulk transport sector. The annual trade show, held in Harrogate, attracts over 70 exhibitors and 2,000 visitors every year and is a major focal point for the construction and bulk transport sector. “Tip-ex serves an extremely important part of the UK road freight industry and we are delighted to have the opportunity to get involved with […]