First all-electric terminal tractor at a British port

DP World has announced the arrival of the first ever all-electric terminal tractor at a British port. The Terberg YT203-EV terminal tractor which is entering service at London Gateway will primarily be used for transporting goods the two mile distance from the quayside to a distribution facility at the adjacent logistics park. DP World plans …

New UK distributor for France Elevator

FE Group strengthens its international presence with a new distribution partnership signed with Adam Bessell, Director of Elite Access Repairs Ltd. Based in Milton Keynes in the UK since 2011, Elite Access Repairs will take care of the installation, sales and after-sales service of FE Group’s van-mounted products, mainly the 132F and 121Ft, models particularly …

Four Raimondi cranes for new development in UK

Bennetts Cranes , official Raimondi agent of United Kingdom, has supplied two MRT159 flattop tower cranes and two LR213 luffing jib cranes for a residential development in Southern England. The new riverside development, located in Berkshire, England, is part of the town renewal plan aiming to transform the city into an urban hub.  “We are …

Meachers Global Logistics expands fleet

Southhampton-based Meachers Global Logistics has added seven new specialist vehicles to its fleet as part of a £1.5million investment programme. The international freight and transport logistics company has replaced vehicles at its Nursling headquarters with five DAF XG Tractor units and a further two DAF CF 26T tail lift rigids have been acquired for its …

Collett delivers two 20m bridge sections

On behalf of Volkerlaser, Collett Team have completed the delivery of two bridges from their point of manufacture at Northallerton’s Allerton Steel, via BAW Coatings in Sheffield, before final destination at the Goathland construction site.  With one 50 Tonne bridge measuring 25 metres, and one 46 Tonne measuring 21 metres, Collett were required to provide …

bp invests £1 billion in UK EV charging infrastructure

bp has just announced new plans to invest £1 billion in electric vehicle charging in the UK. bp pulse, bp’s EV charging business, intends to make the investment over the next 10 years helping to meet the UK’s fast-growing demand for EV charging and support the country’s transition to low carbon transportation for both consumers …