Thanks to the generosity of the 1,600 guests at the Motor Transport Awards held on 6 July – and some superb prizes donated by sponsors – international road safety charity Transaid raised over £17,000 to support its work saving lives in Africa. An auction by the energetic Addison Gelpey raised an amazing £12,500 as guests outbid each other for three money-can’t-buy prizes: A trip to watch the Monaco Grand Prix 2017 from a private luxury yacht, sponsored by Bandvulc Group; a visit […]
Judgement Day has taken place and the shortlist of finalists in the 2017 Motor Transport Awards will be announced in print and online on April 24. More than 50 independent senior figures gathered for an intense two day judging session where the entries were subject to thorough scrutiny before the best were selected for the shortlist. The winners will be announced at a glittering awards ceremony to be held at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London’s West End on July […]
Refrigerated rental company Petit Forestier has spent £20m upgrading its short-term hire fleet.
The 2014 Motor Transport Awards will be open for entries in January 2014 and the categories have now been confirmed. Among the exciting new categories for 2014 are Operational and Compliance Excellence, Technical Excellence and Business Excellence – each designed to reflect the three most significant aspects of running a successful transport operation. A top ops department has to juggle the needs of the business to run profitably and legally compliant at all times, while the technical team has to keep the fleet safe, […]