Suttons Tankers has acquired the trade of Bullard, a UK transport company specialising in the chemical waste and fuels sector. The deal sees the equipment, drivers and company’s customers, being managed by Suttons with the company’s founder Simon Bullard remaining in a key account management role. The company based in Dinnington near Sheffield was founded in 1993. The Bullard name and brand will be phased out in favour of Suttons Tankers. Michael Cundy, MD, Suttons Tankers said: “We already have […]
Ryder Europe vice-president and MD David Hunt’s claim that “Ryder is full of the joys of spring”, is not what MT expects to hear as we meet to discuss the integration of Hill Hire. But like the company he works for, Hunt can pull the occasional surprise. Ryder’s big surprise last year was the £151m acquisition of Hill Hire, announced the day before its 40th birthday in the UK (MT 13 June 2011). This takeover created a rental and leasing […]
Owens Group has snapped up Greater Manchester-based BTS Haulage for an undisclosed sum.