Family-owned haulier Shipley Transport Services has rewarded the first class service it receives from Volvo and extended its relationship with four new fuel-efficient FHs with I-Save tractor units. The Bradford full loads, part loads and pallets specialist specified the 460hp 6×2 tractors with Globetrotter XL cabs from Crossroads Truck and Bus and they join a 50-strong fleet of predominantly Volvos. David Clarke, Shipley MD, said: “We’ve been buying Volvos for more than 20 years, because we’ve always been pleased with […]
Redhead International has moved from its Burton-on-Trent depot to a larger facility in nearby Tamworth.
Malcolm Logistics unveiled its 50ft container at Multimodal yesterday (30 April), one of 40 that the company plans to introduce to both its road and rail operations.
Urgent reforms of HGV driving training, tests and apprenticeships needed to solve skills crisis, warns Logistics UK
Logistics UK is calling for the government to urgently tackle the driver shortage crisis by providing financial support for HGV driver training, reforming the Apprenticeship Levy and prioritising HGV driver tests cancelled due to Covid restrictions.