The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has complained that the government is adding further delay to the process of building a new Lower Thames Crossing. It followed an announcement by transport secretary Patrick McLoughlin that it will now undertake “detailed planning” of two possible locations for the new crossing after a consultation on options. These are Option A: close to the existing crossing and Option C: connecting the A2 and M2 to the M25 via the A13. The Department for Transport […]
TNT is to build a new 600,000ft² hub in Dartford.
Two man delivery group Panther Warehousing plans to launch a Sunday delivery service later this year, following a successful take up of the Saturday service the group launched in 2013.
Any charges for using the new Lower Thames Crossing must be similar to those at Dartford if the new route is to effectively relieve congestion, the FTA has warned.