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. A former Tip-Ex haulier of the year became one of the first business casualties of 2016 when restructuring firm FRP Advisory announced Pryor Group (pictured right) was up for sale. The engineering and earth moving group had been poised to enter administration in January, due a severe shortfall in working […]
A piecemeal, stop-go approach to funding for road maintenance has made it difficult for highways authorities to deliver maintenance cost-effectively over recent decades, the Public Accounts Committee has said.
Reed Boardall has seen “strong demand” for its services during the pandemic and is confident that demand will continue through 2021.
Cambridgeshire-based Knowles Transport slipped into the red after operational issues at its – at that point – newly opened Wisbech DC resulted in “significant costs”.