Maritime Transport saw increases in its turnover and profits last year as it continued on its decade-long growth. The Suffolk logistics giant added another £24m to its revenues in the year ending 27 December 2019, bringing full-year turnover to £329m. Pre-tax profit increased by 16% to £9.4m. In its strategic report the company, which employed more than 2,100 drivers during the period, said turnover had now doubled in the last five years and reflected its “commitment to expanding into the […]
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The Transport Committee has said the government’s transformation of the Highways Agency (HA) into something akin to Network Rail is an unnecessary and potentially costly mistake.
Willmotts Transport in Shepton Mallet has added 30 Tiger Trailer curtainsiders to its fleet, as well as a smaller quantity of single-temperature reefers.