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Paid placement could deliver a career in logistics

Paid placement could deliver a career in logistics

Lutterworth based Core Management Logistics (CML) is offering a year long paid placement for an undergraduate within its international freight department as a part of an overall expansion plan.

Multimodal set to break records

Multimodal set to break records

The UK and Ireland’s leading free-to-attend supply chain event takes place at the NEC in Birmingham from the 28th to the 30th April. Multimodal 2015 is also shaping up to set new records for both the numbers of exhibitors and attendees. Last year’s gathering attracted more than 7,100 visitors and almost 300 exhibitors.

Electric shunters enhance DB Schenker Rail UK’s environmental credentials

Electric shunters enhance DB Schenker Rail UK’s environmental credentials

DB Schenker Rail UK has become the UK’s first rail freight operator to introduce electric shunting units. It is anticipated that the Zephir 1800e CRAB machines will reduce CO2 emissions by 649 tonnes each year.

Flexible rail freight upgrade supported by drainage solution

Flexible rail freight upgrade supported by drainage solution

Working with counterparts from Network Rail and Carillion, engineers from the Lanes Group have carried out a detailed survey and the cleaning of track drainage on the Great Northern and Great Eastern (GNGE) line south east of Doncaster, South Yorkshire.

Lord Digby Jones to speak at UKWA Awards

Lord Digby Jones to speak at UKWA Awards

The United Kingdom Warehousing Association (UKWA) has announced that the former director general of the CBI and trade minister, Lord Digby Jones will be the guest speaker at the 16th annual Awards for Warehousing presentation ceremony.