The Hazchem Network has reported growing optimism from its members after 10% of the lost volumes caused by the lockdown returned within the last week. It said just days after the government’s stark announcement in March for the UK to self-isolate, the network saw volumes plummet by 30% overnight. However, it was now seeing signs of recovery. Hazchem Network MD Robert Symes said: “Our members are reporting that their customers and associated businesses are now starting to re-open. Read more […]
Pallet-Track has appointed Julian Maturi as the network’s new non-executive chairman, replacing John Allen.
Tilbury, Essex-based haulage, freight forwarding and logistics firm Arcese UK said it is working to address its business performance after suffering a 90% fall in profit over the past two years.
Haulier support for a trial of 25 metre artics on UK roads is gathering momentum, but more operators need to voice their support if the government is to give it the green light, Kevin Buck, transport consultant and MD of Hazcomp, warned this week.