Operators should check the temperature of their bulk diesel deliveries, as hot fuel may be costing them as much as 1ppl, according to Neil Robertson, sales and marketing director at independent fuel supplier Prax Petroleum. Fuel volume is measured at a standard 15C, so if fuel is delivered at, say, 18C and then cools to 7C in the operator’s on-site bunker, the shrinkage could cost the customer £400 on a 36,000-litre load. “Fuel shrinks as it cools, so if an […]
Two transport managers at Lincolnshire bulk haulage firm Alford Traffic Services have completed a management buy-out.
Hargreaves Logistics had a “solid” year in 2012-13, performing in line with expectations, parent company Hargreaves Services said today.
Clugston Distribution has revealed a £2.15m fleet expansion and renewal plan, as part of its strategy to boost its presence in the fuels, bulk powdered food, intermodal and bulk ash markets.