Landbridge Logistics has stepped in to take over some of Surfair Global Logistics’ contracts after the company’s voluntary liquidation this week, Motortransport.co.uk has learnt. Surfair’s liquidation – following its collapse into administration earlier this month – comes just months after it is understood to have lost a major contract with DB Schenker. Motortransport.co.uk understands the company had been in financial trouble for sometime before it lost the contract. Dublin-based Landbridge, which was a Surfair distribution partner servicing clients in Northern […]
Wind turbine transport firm West of Scotland Heavy Haulage has entered administration due to “growing competition, rising costs and unsustainable cash flow problems”.
Petition demanding investigation into Palmer & Harvey collapse attracts 8,600 signatures in two days
A petition demanding an investigation into the demise of own-account wholesale operator Palmer Harvey & McLane (P&H) has raised more than 8,600 signatures in two days.
While Motortransport.co.uk did not see as many industry insolvencies or closures in 2016 as in previous years, there were still a number of high-profile cases that shocked the transport sector.