Northern Ireland steel haulier Donnelly Transport struggled under the weight of a number of significant historical bad debts and increased operational costs in the run-up to its administration in September. Administrators at the Scarva-based firm also said that the high level of company liabilities meant that it could not be rescued as a going concern. All 26 employees were made redundant after RSM was appointed and it said estimated claims totalling £28,763 relating to wages and holiday pay should be […]
D&A Media Bristol has entered administration, with some of its customers and employees transferred to a new company set up by its former owners.
With Widdowson Logistics in administration once more, Motortransport.co.uk revisits the events that lead to the operator’s pre-pack in July 2016. Although incorporated in 1975, business conducted by former coal merchant AM Widdowson & Son can be traced back more than 100 years. Like any haulage firm with a few years on the clock there’s been plenty of ups and downs, but for this Leicestershire outfit it’s been a particularly breathless few years. A stricken AM Widdowson was kept on the […]
A substantial fire and a significantly loss-making contract were two of the main causes behind the administration of Lincolnshire waste haulage firm Mid-UK Recycling (MUK), according to PWC.