TfL has released interim tables showing the first batch of HGVs to be star-rated under the Direct Vision Standard (DVS), while seemingly also softening the impact of the scheme on hauliers.
Eddie Stobart Logistics subsidiary O’Connor Container Transport is set for further integration into the group after racking up a loss of £800,000.
The DfT has achieved its original target of getting 1,800 longer semi-trailers on the roads, albeit almost five years after the scheme was first launched.
A majority of respondents in the transport and logistics sector believe competition has intensified in the past year, according to research from Menzies.
One in five transport business leaders believe there is considerable potential for the use of robots working in the industry within the next decade.
DX Group has sold five of its properties and taken a loan from its biggest shareholder to pay back a bank loan.
Companies have been invited to bid for up to £15m in funding to develop low emission technology for road freight vehicles.
Laser Transport International suffered a “savage” financial hit due to the devaluation of the pound in 2016 after the UK’s vote to leave the EU, newly published accounts show.
The number one concern of hauliers remains finding enough good drivers, even for those who are not currently recruiting, according to a survey by Pall-Ex.
CEVA Logistics has signed a three-year lease deal with Dawsonrentals Truck & Trailer to take 120 new vehicles as upgrades to its fleet.