Minister for transport Andrew Jones will speak at this year’s Microlise Transport Conference in May, along with a host of key industry players. The minister, who will have held the position for a year come May, said that he looked forward to “briefing transport operators, manufacturers and stakeholders on what has been achieved and [his] plans”. The event at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry will be hosted by Quentin Willson. Nadeem Raza, Microlise chief executive, said: “We knew that with […]
Food and drink logistics services provider Culina Logistics has revealed plans to fit out its entire fleet of around 400 trucks with forward facing cameras and remote speeding alerts. The operator will also install a trailer tracking system on almost 1,000 trailers. Both measures are subject to a successful trial of the respective systems that will get underway in August.
Industry leaders remain divided on whether the UK should remain in the EU, just over a month before the referendum on 23 June.
Delegates will hear an update on the government’s £20m Low Emission Freight and Logistics Trials at the Microlise Transport Conference.