Gold FORS member Axle Haulage has become an employee-owned business, with the Dunstable-based operator’s new employee ownership trust (EOT) owning the majority of the business. Former majority stakeholder Barry Jordan will remain chairman of the business, which specialises in civil engineering, construction and railway industries transport, and has operating licences for a fleet of around 45 trucks and 30 trailers. He will also retain a minority shareholding. Jordan said he had received numerous offers for the company over many years […]
TfL’s Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (Fors) is to be rolled-out nationwide in January 2015.
Maritime Transport is set to expand its existing transport depot at the Port of Liverpool as part of plans to “significantly enhance” its North West operations.
A €3.2bn (£2.3bn) acquisition of French transport and logistics giant Norbert Dentressangle by US group XPO Logistics could be just the first in a series of takeovers of European companies the Greenwich, Connecticut firm’s chairman Bradley Jacobs has said.