Palletforce member Evans Transport has spent £2.5m on more fuel efficient vehicles in the past year, as part of an on-going fleet replacement programme. The family-run firm, which has its head office in Barnstaple, has replaced 35 LGVs over the past 12 months. The bulk of the new vehicles are Scania R420 Highline tractors and predominately artics. “The main aim with our rolling replacement programme is to increase fuel efficiency as fuel is our biggest single cost,” said Mike Symons, […]
EmergeVest, the private-equity firm that created EV Cargo from some of road transport’s best-known names last autumn, has revealed who will head each of its four divisions.
European truck manufacturers have been hit with a record €2.9bn (£2.5bn) fine after they colluded for 14 years on truck pricing and on passing on the costs of compliance with emissions rules.
Simpson Logistics ran out of road due to a customer dispute and creditors chasing payment, says administrator
Administrators handling the affairs of County Durham haulier Simpsons Logistics said it had stopped trading due to a combination of cash flow issues, a customer dispute and a winding up petition.