Clugston Distribution has revealed a £2.15m fleet expansion and renewal plan, as part of its strategy to boost its presence in the fuels, bulk powdered food, intermodal and bulk ash markets. The investment will see the purchase of 18 new Euro-6 Renault tractor units, and 14 new trailers. Nine of the new Renaults will replace existing vehicles, while the remainder will be split across different divisions: four will deliver bulk food powders, such as flour; two will be working on […]
Turnover at the transport division of Hargreaves Services have risen in the past 12 months, however its profit fell marginally as its tanker division struggled.
Brit European Transport has bolstered its bulk liquids business with the purchase of Cheshire-based Tankplus. Specialising in fuel and bulk powder distribution, Tankplus operates from Ellesmere Port and runs seven vehicles. “We were looking to develop the size and scope of our bulk liquids division and the Tankplus opportunity fitted the bill,” said Brit European MD Graham Lackey. “We have no plans to change anything in the short to medium term as Tankplus appears to be working well and delivering […]
White goods manufacturer Indesit has extended its UK national bulk transport contract with Jigsaw in a deal worth £15m.