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National Highways’ contractors cut carbon footprint by 23%

Contractors resurfacing a dual carriageway on the National Highways’ network have recycled more than half of the materials from the old road back into the new one - cutting the...
19 November 2021

Freight train capacity doubles to Port of Liverpool

The government has announced that final works on the £8.3 million Bootle branch rail line upgrade have been completed, delivering a doubling of freight train capacity to and from the Port of...
19 November 2021

Glasgow transitions to all-electric Tesco home delivery fleet

Thousands of households across Glasgow will now have their shopping delivered by one of 17 new all-electric Tesco delivery vehicles, contributing to a tangible legacy for Glasgow as the host city...
19 November 2021

Royal Mail rolls out new fully automated parcel sorting machine

A new fully automated parcel sorting machine which can process 180,000 parcels per day has been installed by Royal Mail in its Tyneside Mail Centre.
19 November 2021

Empty containers expose supply chain fractures

Huge trade imbalances between Asia and the big consumer markets in North America and Europe mean that millions of empty containers have to be re-positioned each year, a challenge at the best of...
18 November 2021

THE OPINION: All HGVs to be zero-emission by 2040

The UK government's pledge to make all HGVs zero-emission by 2040 demonstrates the ongoing need to invest in EVs.   
17 November 2021
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Abbey Logistics adds vehicles to support renewable fuels contract

Abbey Logistics has taken delivery of 12 Iveco S-Way tractor units to support a customer in the north east. 
17 November 2021

Network Rail suppliers commit to reducing their carbon footprint

Network Rail’s Commercial and Procurement team has reached an important milestone in partnering with suppliers to tackle climate change by securing commitments from 50% of suppliers to join...
17 November 2021

DHL initiative to help customers prepare for electric vehicle logistics

Responding to increasing business and public demand for information about electric vehicles, Deutsche Post DHL Group has launched the DHL EV TV initiative. 
17 November 2021

£360M investment to transform rail ticketing

Over the next 3 years, the government will roll out contactless pay-as-you-go ticketing across the commuter networks of the Midlands and North – introducing London-style price caps and...
17 November 2021

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