The Team of the Year Award (sponsored by Hiab) shortlist Arrow XL; DPD UK; Hermes; Pall-ex (winners in 2017); TfL and Wincanton all in the running at the Motor Transport Awards 2018, which takes place at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London on 4 July. Team of the Year (sponsored by Hiab) Arrow XL At 8.30am on Thursday 20 April 2017, a catastrophic fire broke out at the Arrow XL site in Worcester. Within two hours the 220,000ft2 facility was burned to […]
Throughout 2013 the Motortransport.co.uk editorial team has worked hard to bring its loyal readers the very best breaking news in the industry. So, if you will forgive just one indulgence, here are our highlights of the year.
The deadline to enter the Motor Transport Awards ends on March 28 – so go to the awards website mtawards.co.uk to download an entry form now. The Awards are free to enter and the website includes plenty of helpful tips on what the judges will be looking for. This year we have introduced Repair & Maintenance Workshop of the Year, an award for the best vehicle maintenance unit – inhouse or third party – in the industry. This award is […]
Action was needed to address an increase in collision rates at Fowler Welch and improve the fleet’s fuel consumption. In response, the company turned its focus towards its people, its fleet and its technology. This led to an investment in both the size and scope of its driver development team; its replacement programme and procurement strategy; and an upgrade of its telematics. It chose to concentrate on three aspects of its business: environmental social responsibility; staying safe on the roads; […]