Freight deliveries within the capital should be shifted outside of peak hours, according to a new report from the Roads Task Force (RTF). In its vision for London’s roads and streets, the RTF called today for more investment in infrastructure, as well as greater use of technology to ease congestion through active management. However, it also states that changing the way that goods are delivered is key, if the city is to continue functioning against the backdrop of expected population […]
The government’s £25bn Roads Programme is facing delays while the DfT reappraises the strategy in the light of the recent Court of Appeal ruling on plans to expand Heathrow.
Two new by-passes have opened in recent days, both promising to significantly improve road transport links in their respective regions.
The transport and logistics industry is simply not ‘hip’ enough to attract new talent and needs a complete makeover if it is to compete successfully with other sectors for new recruits in coming years, professional services firm PwC has warned. In a new report, Winning the Talent Race, PwC suggests the transport and logistics sector is suffering from a poor image, including the perception of low pay and poor prospects. Pay is a particular sticking point: while the average salary […]