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Global logistics company UPS has showed its commitment to sustainability by meeting the goal of driving one billion miles using alternative fuel – more than a year earlier than its aim. The 7,200 vehicles in its ‘Rolling Laboratory’ fleet have replaced 12% of diesel and petrol with alternative fuels, which include renewable natural gas and renewable diesel for its ground fleet.
One of the UK’s largest road surfacing contractors has provided new track markings for CarFest North. The annual event was founded by presenter Chris Evans to support BBC’s Children in Need.
A UK-based transport service has celebrated its 25th anniversary in style with the purchase of two new Mercedes-Benz vans from dealer Bell Truck and Van, both sporting laurel wreath logos.
DP World London Gateway’s logistics park has appointed Dean Hawkridge, a former senior supply chain director of Travis Perkins, as its new head of commercial.
A leading UK maritime organisation has reported record growth levels for 2016, with more than 200 businesses joining the trade group for the first time.