Palletised chemicals distribution specialist the Hazchem Network has added three new members to extend its coverage in to Europe. Pan-European operator P&O Ferrymasters will cover the Benelux region, while Bradford, West Yorkshire-based Redhead International will handle loads to and from Austria. Allen Logistics, which has depots in County Armagh and England, has taken on Northern Ireland services from Ireland’s Johnston Logistics. The deals extend Hazchem’s coverage to 24 countries in Europe, formalising services that were previously done on an ad-hoc […]
No end to the migrant crisis appears to be in sight for international vehicle operators crossing the Channel to the UK via Calais, after the town’s mayor Natacha Bouchart warned the problems there were not going to go away anytime soon. Her comments came as the UK’s Border Force confirmed there had been surge in the number of migrants caught in the first three months of this financial year attemting to make it to the UK.
Oxfordshire-based Interoute Transport Services has been placed into administration, and its transport business closed with immediate effect.
Ian Veitch, currently MD of Yusen Logistics UK, is to head up its entire operations across Europe from April.