Grangemouth Dock-based Duncan Adams is believed to have been placed into administration putting 148 jobs at risk. The haulier, established in 1960 by Duncan Adams, claims to be one of the largest privately owned haulage companies in Scotland. The firm, which has a base at Tyne Dock and an operating centre in Perth too, undertook general and international haulage and container storage. Via Adams Logistics it was a member of the Palletways pallet network too. Although it increased its turnover […]
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