One of the longest-standing haulage businesses in Manchester has been saved after it entered administration following a failed attempt to purchase another firm, according to its director. General haulier Stanian Transport, which held an O-licence for 35 trucks and 50 trailers, appointed administrators Alvarez & Marsal Europe on 18 November. Director Theresa Chambers told MT that its failure was not down to anything it had done wrong and that it had been trading “as normal”. But she added: “The catalyst […]
Burdens, the civil engineering products and construction materials supplier, has been placed into administration. The company, which has 20 operating centres across the UK and an O-licence to run up 127 vehicles plus trailers, is in the hands of administrator Duff & Phelps. “We will continue to trade the company as a going concern whilst we continue discussions with those parties interested in acquiring some, or all of the remaining branches,” said administrator Philip Duffy. WTB Trading, the main trading […]
Some 350 former City Link staff have signed up to bring a group employment action claim against the collapsed parcel carrier.
Creditors of Bedworth Haulage said they picked up on rumours of trouble at the company in the weeks before it entered administration.