London’s Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) is now less than two months away, going live on 8 April. After this date, HGVs not meeting Euro-6 emission standards will have to pay £100 per day to operate in the ULEZ while non-Euro-6 vans and other smaller vehicles will pay £12.50. But the ULEZ is just the first step in the mayor’s transport strategy to see London’s entire transport system become zero-emission by 2050, with air quality measures set to tighten further. To […]
Wincanton has launched its fully-managed customer order delivery service for home improvement and garden retailer Homebase.
There has never been a better time for the freight industry to fully embrace gas-based fuels. While gas is already a part of the bigger picture, the government’s recently launched ‘Road to zero’ strategy, and the introduction of clean air and low emission zones, means gas’s position as the clear fuel of choice for freight operators is secure.
DPD chief executive Dwain McDonald has been dismissed from his job with “immediate effect” after an “internal investigation”, according to an internal email to staff.