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Construction of a new 130,000 sq ft logistics facility at Airport City Manchester is expected to start within weeks, after the scheme received planning permission. When it becomes operational in early 2016 the project is expected to create up to 125 jobs.
Following continued investment in its facilities, AV Dawson has welcomed the largest vessel to dock alongside its North Sea Supply Base in Middlesbrough.
An important piece of software has been launched to help intermodal operators organise their rail routes more efficiently and increase income by selling leftover capacity.
Kent County Council has invited the Road Haulage Association (RHA) to lead a study group to investigate solutions and to address the problems relating to the county’s Channel crossing and the disruption caused by Operation Stack.
In time for Valentine’s Day, FedEx has brought together two rare northern fur seals as part of a breeding collaboration between the Seattle Aquarium and the New England Aquarium designed to increase the population.