A haulage firm in the Midlands has been given the green light to build on disused land in Walsall and park up to 40 HGVs. PMT Haulage had to wait almost five months for a decision by the council on its application to convert almost 1.4 acres of wasteland in Darlaston into a secure haulage yard. The plans include employing an extra eight staff – two security guards and six HGV drivers. The site, which is close to the M6 […]
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DPD has denied that it is currently considering opening a fifth hub in 2018-20.
Hauliers have delivered a damning verdict of the security, quality and availability of rest stops in the UK, with most rating them ‘poor’ or ‘very poor’.