Solar panels that cut fuel consumption by 5% could become a regular feature on UK trucks after Deutsche Post DHL Group started the roll-out of the technology. Following a trial of the TRAILAR flexible solar matting on the roofs of DHL Supply Chain’s UK fleet, the operator said a global roll-out within the group was underway. The technology – showcased at this year’s Microlise Transport Conference – is also being made available to third-parties to purchase. The energy harnessed by […]
Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) is looking to roll-out a network of urban consolidation centres as part of its plans to tackle air quality.
In the first of an new series of podcasts, Motortransport.co.uk sits down with Paul Dyer, chief executive, DHL Supply Chain, UK and Ireland and talks about his career, his approach to the job and the future of the largest 3PL in the country. In this candid interview Dyer looks back at his career – starting at Ocean Group, moving on to Exel and latterly DHL. He talks about those who have influenced his career, and the skills he has picked […]
Retrofit equipment will be available for hauliers ahead of the start of London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) next April, according to TfL.