Purfleet-based Youngs Transportation & Logistics has acquired North West Cargo (NWC) in Warrington, adding another 44 vehicles to its fleet and providing it with the presence in the North that its major clients have reportedly demanded. With depots in Southampton, Purfleet and now Warrington, Youngs said its influence in the LCL haulage and groupage consolidation depot market is steadily increasing and the deal will help give customers flexibility to use its hubs for imports and exports. It said the deal […]
Rivus Fleet Solutions has opened a new “flagship” garage in Southampton, 60% larger than its predecessor and capable of being able to support HGVs.
As the government plans a further four-month extension to the relaxation of HGV drivers’ hours, it has emerged that only around 450 haulage firms have used the extension to make their drivers work longer hours.