Sheffield City Council is to trial two electric bin lorries, which will be powered by the household waste they collect. Old diesel RCVs will be repowered with electric vehicle drive systems by Sheffield-based Magtec, as an alternative to replacing them with new Euro-6 lorries. They will then be charged with electricity produced at the city’s Energy Recovery Facility at Bernard Road, generated by processing the city’s black bin waste into energy. The repowered lorries will be powerful enough to negotiate […]
Matthew Kibble Transport (MKT) has purchased Kent-based operator Shakespeare Transport for an undisclosed sum.
A Lincolnshire haulier has blasted officials over roadworks which could cost his firm an extra £35,000 in longer journeys.
Southampton City Council has drawn up a short-list of operators to tender to run its Sustainable Distribution Centre (SDC), after inviting expressions of interest in the summer.