A Web-based freight consolidation system, allowing hauliers servicing Heathrow Airport to notify members of spare capacity on their vehicles, is to launch this year to clean up the air around the complex. The airport said its proposed WebPortal would provide companies with an opportunity to exchange and share information about loads and once a match was found, operators could negotiate a price among themselves. The portal is part of Heathrow’s Blueprint for Reducing Emissions, a 10-point action plan that also […]
TNT Express is calling on the government to review the “often substantially inadequate” loading and unloading facilities in many city centres, in particular around Penalty Charge Notice (PCN) ‘hotspots’.
One industry observer’s slightly jaundiced view of the home delivery vans cluttering up his street.
Overnight HGV parking should be considered in planning decisions and when DCs are proposed, according to new government guidelines.