Net zero pledge added to defence industry logistics contract


 

A supply chain contract for the UK defence industry has been upgraded to include a commitment to net zero, as well as delivering hundreds of millions of pounds in savings. The £6.5bn Logistics Commodities and Services Transformation (LCST) programme was originally placed in 2015 and covers procurement, storage and distribution of millions of defence items to over 600 global destinations. It was under the LCST programme that tens of thousands of medical equipment was despatched to the NHS frontline during […]