Microlise Transport Conference, 16 May 2018, Ricoh Arena Coventry The Microlise Transport Conference is set to bring together over a thousand transport professionals in what has become the industry’s biggest conference. Motor Transport is proud to be the media partner for the event. Join us here for all of the latest news in the run up to the conference and as the event unfolds. Free-to-attend it will build further on its innovation and technology focus, offering insight on the industry’s […]
Entries for the Motor Transport Awards 2018 are open now as the countdown begins to 4 July and the biggest night in road transport.
The Road Haulage Association is the only UK trade association dedicated to the operators of road freight. It has over 7000 member companies in membership who, between them, account for approximately 250,000 UK-registered heavy goods vehicles. Membership is wide and varied ranging from owner-operators to those operating fleets in excess of 3000 vehicles. The RHA is dedicated to providing advice, information and support to the industry that is responsible for moving 95% of the UK economy. It has a strong […]
Royal Mail and DHL top the Motor Transport Top 100 once again, with acquisition activity in 2016 by Culina Group and Turners (Soham) seeing both rise up the annual ranking of road transport operators by turnover.
Creditors seldom get back all of the money owed to them when a company becomes insolvent, but you don’t have to take things lying down.
The chancellor has been criticised for not being bolder after he elected to freeze fuel duty in today’s Autumn Budget.
The government is showing a worrying lack of leadership in its approach to post-Brexit customs arrangements, according to the Home Affairs Committee, in a new report which highlights numerous shortcomings in government’s preparations for trading when the UK leaves the EU.
Saints Transport saw a dramatic drop in pre-tax profit in 2016, in a year that saw the company undergo a major fleet renewal and chairman Piers Carroll complete an MBO.
Truck of the Week is a new 2017 Mercedes-Benz Arocs 4148K 8×4 chassis designed to accommodate a plant body for concrete work.
At the one-day internships of former MAN CEO Des Evans and the RHA’s Richard Burnett at fleet management software firm BigChange, Steve Hobson takes a closer look at the business.