RPL Transport has followed parent company Bedfords Group into administration, motortransport.co.uk has learnt. RPL Transport, which trades as RPL Logistics and is based in Milton Keynes, appointed Howard Smith and David Costley-Wood from KPMG’s restructuring practice as administrators today (1 April). Smith and Costley-Wood were appointed administrators of Bedfords Group (Bedfords Limited) last week. Founded in 1984, business employed 30 people and provided logistics management, delivery and warehousing services to its clients across a range of sectors, including publishing, food […]
Construction hauliers are bracing themselves for the aftershock of Carillion’s high profile collapse this week.
Carlson Vehicle Transfer, part of Groupe Cat, has bought some of the remaining assets of Quantum Automotive out of administration. Quantum appointed administrators Simon Plant and Daniel Plant of SFP on 31 January just days before the assets of sister-firm Sensible Transport were acquired by Autologic after it fell into administration with debts of almost £1m. Stuart Warren, MD of Carlson, tells MT: “We bought a few remaining assets and we are looking to take on a contract with one […]
Tructyre said its new ‘customer experience centre’ in Gateshead has created 100 jobs and provided a Covid-secure environment within which staff can work.