A 316,000ft² DC is to be built at the Logistics Park neighbouring DP World’s London Gateway container port. The development is a 50/50 joint venture with industrial real estate developer Prologis and is expected to be completed by Spring 2015. The single-sided, 15-metre-high unit also has space for potential expansion and is connected by road and rail to the port. Andrew Griffiths, MD of Prologis UK, said: “This is the best opportunity in the south-east to offer multi-modal connectivity. The […]
TfL has “no plans” to reinstate a dedicated freight team for London, according to TfL transport commissioner Mike Brown.
The FTA has rejected the London Assembly’s call for a rush-hour lorry ban in the capital, saying it is no “silver bullet” for improving safety.
The FTA has voiced concern over London Councils’ proposals to require all HGVs of 18-plus tonnes to fit extra mirrors and sideguards to comply with the London Lorry Control Scheme (LLCS).