Hargreaves Logistics, in partnership with SITA UK, has won a two-year contract to transport household waste with Durham County Council. To service the work, which begins on 1 June, the company has financed eight new STAS moving floor trailers through Steadplan, the UK agent for the Belgian trailer manufacturer, worth £400,000. Andy Spence-Wolrich, MD of Hargreaves Logistics, said the new work requires new trailers with the existing fleet of trucks and sub-contractors doing the work. “It is a good sized […]
Tomorrow I will be speaking with Wincanton chief executive Eric Born as Britain’s second largest road transport operation (or is it?) reveals its latest annual accounts. The most important part is – can the company turn a profit and for much of the past 12 months it has promised “good progress” in its strategy to return to “sustainable profit growth”. Before then its been a week of scalping – shares in the transport tracker are either flat, or down, across […]
Hargreaves Services has purchased civil engineering and earth moving group Pryor, after the latter was placed into administration.
The Halcyon Tankers division of Hargreaves Logistics has been sold for an undisclosed sum to a team of former Hargreaves directors.