John G Russell, part of the Russell Group, is set to exhibit its rail service to France, which was launched following a restricted capacity trial period, at this year’s Multimodal show. The service is operated by Eurotunnel subsidiary Europorte, supported by GB Railfreight, and runs between Barking and Dourges, near Lille, Monday to Friday. Two principle customers have already been signed up, one of which is Procter & Gamble transport supplier 2XL. The company plans to spend €654,445 (£520,000) over […]
Trailer manufacturer Montracon has revealed that it has become the sole distributor of trailer-mounted container lift Swinglift in the UK.
Network Rail clamps down on HGV operators involved in bridge strikes with ‘Wise Up, Size Up’ campaign
Network Rail has insisted there is no excuse for HGV drivers not to know the height of their vehicles and it will support regulatory action against companies that are involved in bridge strikes.
The formal start of construction of HS2 has begun, with contractors saying the work heralds a “jobs boom”.