John G Russell (Transport) said it had benefitted from months of empty roads over the last year, which helped boost fleet productivity, fuel consumption and would result in strong financial results. MD Alan Poulton was commenting following publication of its results for the year ending 31 March 2020, which showed that the Scottish multimodal operator increased revenues to £68.7m during the period (£68.1m). Pre-tax profit increased by 39% to £7.4m (£5.4m). Poulton said that during the 2019/20 trading period it […]
The DVSA’s decision to shut down HGV testing during the Covid-19 pandemic resulting in a backlog of thousands of tests is indicative of a “cultural issue” within the department which “needs to be fixed”, MPs were told this week.
Pall-Ex UK saw its pre-tax profit jump more than 200% in 2016 after results from its management restructure and growing membership began to take hold.
Pollock (Scotrans) saw turnover climb in its first financial results since its acquisition of fellow Palletways member Gilbraith (TS) last February.