Yusen Logistics UK has upgraded its fleet in a move aimed at reducing emissions, improving driver safety and boosting customer service levels. The company has purchased 45 new Renault Range-T tractor units and 50 new MAN TGX 460 series tractor units. They will join Yusen’s 250-strong fleet of Renault, MAN, DAF and Scania trucks by the end of January. The new trucks, which come just one year after Yusen Logistics UK acquired automotive parts logistics specialist Transfreight, also include telematics, […]
Yusen Logistics is to spend some £9m upgrading its fleet and IT systems after merging its road transport operations with its air and sea freight forwarding businesses last year. Some £7m will be spent on a combination of vehicles and mechanical handling equipment as well as trailers including pillar-less tri-axles with sliding suzies, and its Department for Transport allocation of five 15.65m trailers. The IT investment will see £2.2m spent on infrastructure and its transport management software. MD Ian Veitch, […]
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