Maxi Haulage saw an increase in turnover in the financial year ending 30 September 2014, continuing its growth streak of recent years. The Irvine-based haulage company, a subsidiary of parent group Maxi Caledonian, saw its turnover increase 10%, from £47m in 2013 to £52m. The company’s pre-tax profit for the year fell 23%, from £1.8m to £1.4m. However during 2014, spent £2.3m on fleet expansion and replacement along with a further £3.3m on a new depot in Warwick, which may […]
Strong growth in its logistics division helped offset declining revenues from transport at Norbert Dentressangle last year, leaving the firm’s turnover almost 4% up with a fractional increase in profitability.
The chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Freight Transport (APPG) has said a push to extend student loans to cover would-be HGV drivers is not dead, despite the government seemingly killing-off the proposal.