Building materials supplier Cemex has agreed a new partnership with Turners, one of the UK’s largest privately-owned transport companies. The contract will see Turners operating 20 bulk cement tankers for Cemex across the country. Utilising Turners fleet provides increased capacity and flexibility in Cemex’s haulage operation, allowing the supplier to better meet customer demand. David Hart, Cemex’s supply chain director for UK & France, commented: “We are always looking for ways to improve our logistics operation, and this partnership with […]
Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity in the transport sector throughout the world is predicted to rise for the fourth consecutive year, according to a report from KPMG.
Fuel hauliers have welcomed the launch of a national training safety-standard for tanker drivers, and are gearing up to put their staff through the Petroleum Drivers’ Passport (PDP) scheme.
Construction group Breedon has acquired ‘certain assets and operations of Cemex UK’ in a £178m deal that gives it control of around 100 active operations across six divisions in England, Scotland and Wales.