A client made Norbert Dentressangle an offer it couldn’t refuse when it asked the distributor to carry two giant horses heads from Scotland to Sheffield. Its long-term customer Outokumpu Stainless commissioned the heads to mark the 100th anniversary of the discovery of stainless steel in Sheffield by Harry Brearley, a steelworker and metallurgist. The Finland-based stainless steel and high-performance alloys firm supplied the sheet materials used to form the exterior skin of the Kelpies, designed by Scottish sculptor Andy Scott. […]
Continental Tyres has renewed and extended its warehousing and distribution contract with Norbert Dentressangle for another five years.
Norbert Dentressangle has appointed two new managing directors to head up its transport and distribution & logistics divisions in the UK.
A new report claims UK operators could make significant savings if they were allowed to add overlength vehicles to their fleets. A new study published last week suggested that allowing the use of ‘super’ semi-trailers could save the haulage industry £226m a year in reduced running costs. Such findings appear to strengthen the economic argument for the use of longer vehicles, but the study also puts forward a case for ‘super semis’ on safety and environmental grounds. The report, Impact […]