Hauliers have been forced to park up their LNG-fuelled lorries after gas supplier BOC withdrew from the UK market. Robert Gilmour, transport manager at Lesmahagow-based GBT Group, said: “BOC stopped supply about a month ago. “We heard rumours they were going to stop and then they said, we’re pulling out of it [LNG] completely.” The company fitted a BOC mobile refueller in 2018 for its LNG trucks and Gilmour added: “BOC are removing the tank; it’s disconnected, we’re just waiting […]
Wincanton has extended its relationship with B&Q, in a deal that sees it handling inbound container logistics as well as planning deliveries across the DIY chain’s national network. The operator, which has managed B&Q’s horticulture distribution for several years, became its sole UK ports-to-distribution centre provider earlier this year. It will handle 15,000 containers a year for B&Q as a result, and by moving a quarter by rail, estimates a CO2 saving of 3,400 tonnes year. Wincanton has also since […]
Ballyvesey Holdings saw a fourfold profits fall in 2019 in what the company described as a “difficult” year in an intensely competitive market.
Glenfiddich Distillery is to run its entire fleet on a biogas made of the residue from its whisky making process.