A road upgrade programme in Belfast, which was to be largely funded by the EU, has been put on hold following the referendum. The upgrade of the York Street interchange, used by 100,000 vehicles every day, was planned to improve air quality and traffic flow, as well as make journey times more reliable. However 40% of the funding for the project, which was scheduled to begin autumn 2017, was to come from the EU, and the FTA has said Transport […]
Government plans to centralise DVLA operations could lead to delays in taxing vehicles and the issuing of drivers’ cards, as well as creating additional administrative costs for operators, warns the FTA. Transport minister Mike Penning announced last week that 39 regional DVLA offices would close by the end of 2013, with all services shifted online, handled by intermediaries (such as local Post Offices) or via a centralised operation at Swansea. However, the FTA says local DVLA offices play a vital […]
Clipper Logistics has announced the acquisition of German logistics firm R Geist Spedition.
Online fashion retailer ASOS has extended its relationship with Allport Cargo Services.