Hoyer Petrolog has insisted that the UK remains an important market to the German multi-national transport giant, despite forecasting flat turnover in a bulk transport market that remains in “steady decline”. However pre-tax profit in its UK business rose 29% to £4.2m for the 12 months ending 31 December 2013, from £3.6m in the previous year, according to results filed at Companies House as the director’s report warned of a challenging 2013. Turnover in continuing operations fell from £86.4m in […]
Wincanton says it is “extremely disappointed” that Unite failed to persuade its tanker driver members to accept proposals put forward over terms and conditions after six days of talks at conciliation service Acas. A spokeswoman for the operator says: “Along with the five other employers, Wincanton entered into the talks in good faith, having clearly stated that sector-wide collective bargaining on pay was not to be on the agenda. “With just one third of the industry represented by the employers […]
An innovative petroleum tanker from the German manufacturer Schrader has entered service with Hoyer Petrolog UK.
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.