DP World has invested in 11 straddle carriers at Southampton, as part of its £40m investment in the container terminal over the past 12 months. The vehicles, which lift containers moved by the quay cranes and then transfer them to road and rail transport, use up to 20% less fuel than the diesel-electric powered machines they are replacing. Ernst Schulze, DP World UK chief executive, said: “I am delighted to announce the arrival of a new class of eleven hybrid […]
The DfT has confirmed that logistics employees will continue to be classed as ‘essential workers’ during the UK’s third national lockdown and allowed to travel for work.
Michael Chambers has taken on the role of new chief executive at logistics firm Gist following the retirement of Martin Gwynn.
Boughey Distribution has received high grades for its warehouses and premises following audits for the BRC Global Standard for Storage and Distribution accreditation.