Pallet-Track members have backed a move to increase the pallet network’s internal delivery rate to pay for power-assisted delivery equipment to address weight concerns. From 1 February 2019, all vehicles making tail-lift deliveries will have power-assisted pallet trucks on board – similar to those pictured with network member Bartums – to ensure driver safety. Pallet-Track MD Nigel Parkes told MT: “It doesn’t tackle every issue but it tackles most issues that we can see. It is not just the heavy […]
Heathrow-based Mixed Freight Services has joined Pallet-Track, making it the second new member to join the network this year.
Palletways (UK) saw turnover increase to £163.7m in the year to 31 May 2015 (2014: £146m), according to its latest accounts published at Companies House.
Fortec is expected to learn shortly if it will need to spend any of a £500,000 contingency fund put in place after a site incident in 2016 that triggered an HSE investigation.