Pentalver is preparing to open its London Gateway depot next month, bolstering the container haulier’s operation in the South East. Speaking to Motortransport.co.uk at last week’s Multimodal show in Birmingham, MD Chris Lawrenson said construction of the 5.5 acre depot is expected to be completed in mid May, ready for it to begin operating on 1 June. “We’re the only container operator that’s actually on the port itself, so that gives us a bit of a leg-up,” said Lawrenson. “We’ve […]
London Gateway claimed it saved 9,000 lorry journeys after accepting a single “mega delivery” of aggregate by cargo ship.
The MD of one of the largest container hauliers in the UK has warned that the pattern of business in the sector will “change dramatically” over the next 12 months when the London Gateway opens at the end of the year.
Pentalver Transport has had a branding makeover after it was bought by American rail freight firm Genesee & Wyoming (G&W) in May.