Maritime Transport has begun taking delivery of 355 Volvo FH tractor units with I-Save, making it the UK’s largest operator of the truck maker’s turbo compound engine trucks. The significant order followed a successful fuel trial at the end of 2019 as well as the performance of its existing Volvo fleet, which the company said had proven to be among its most fuel efficient HGVs. Maritime currently runs 1,150 trucks and when all of the FHs arrive during 2022 it […]
Maritime Group has acquired Aegeus Transport – the holding company for Roadways Container Logistics (RCL) – for an undisclosed sum.
Yodel’s engineering wizards have created a new sortation system called Merlin2, which it said will handle delicate and irregular shaped parcels in response to booming volumes.
The price of fuel has little effect on the profitability of logistics companies and isn’t the primary cause of failures in the industry, the Motor Transport Directors’ Club was told last month.