Container haulier Pentalver Group has this week opened a new depot at DP World London Gateway. The new facility includes storage for empty containers, dry container repair, and refrigeration services, all of which began operating yesterday (28 April). A spokeswoman for Pentalver said the site was opened on a trial basis on Friday, but was officially up and running today. Pentalver MD Chris Lawrenson said: “We are extremely pleased to be able to offer these services at DP World London […]
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