Norbert Dentressangle has been prosecuted by Wiltshire Council after its lorries breached a weight restriction on four occasions. Volunteers in a Lorry Watch scheme reported the company after spotting the vehicles breaking the 18-tonne limit on Bradford-on-Avon’s town bridge. Swindon Magistrates issued a £500 fine for each offence, a £50 victim surcharge and £370 costs to the council; a total of £2,420.97. ND did not comment as MT went to press. Also prosecuted for the same offence were Mole Valley […]
Norbert Dentressangle has confirmed plans for a new 295,000ft² central UK hub at Crick, in Northamptonshire, which will lead to the closure of two depots at Northampton and Rowley Regis.
Norbert Dentressangle has been officially purchased by XPO Logistics. The deal to acquire 67% of the business from the Norbert family has gone through less than six weeks after an unsolicited €3.24bn (£2.3bn) bid was made by the US firm for the business.
A Midlands haulage company wants to build on vacant land in Walsall and park up to 40 HGVs as part of an expansion plan that will create new jobs.