Elddis Transport has won the coveted Haulier of the Year title at this year’s Motor Transport Awards, which took place tonight (3 July) at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London. The Consett-based firm, which is headed by MD Nigel Cook, was one of 18 winners at the sold-out event that celebrates the very best of the road transport industry each year. Entertainment on the night, to an audience of more than 1,600, was provided by the Rainer Hersch orchestra and […]
The highlights from the 2013 Motor Transport Awards are now available for your viewing pleasure.
John Hayes, the minister for further education, skills and lifelong learning responsible for apprentice training, is expected to present the first Apprenticehsip of the Year award at the Motor Transport Awards on 13 June. This is a new category introduced to recognise and encourage appreantice training by road transport operators. This Award will be made in association with the National Skills Academy for Logistics to showcase some of the best examples of logistics apprentice training. Judges will be looking for […]
Transport managers are often the unsung heroes of any logistics operation, and to recognise their contribution Motor Transport is launching a new Transport Manager of the Year Award as part of the 2013 MT Awards. Juggling the needs of the business to make a profit, the demands of customers for high service levels and the absolute requirement to run legally at all times, transport managers are the people who make transport work. Senior TC Beverley Bell (pictured, centre, at the […]