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New software will generate efficiency and income for intermodal operators

New software will generate efficiency and income for intermodal operators

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.

Rail lines reopened at Port of Sunderland after 20 years

Rail lines reopened at Port of Sunderland after 20 years

The Secretary of State for Transport, Patrick McLoughlin MP, paid a visit to a North East port to witness its rail lines being used for the first time in more than two decades.

Beverley Bell

CILT UK names Beverley Bell as its next President

The Senior Traffic Commissioner for Great Britain, Beverley Bell, is to take up the one-year presidency of CILT UK from Jim Spittle when he passes on the honour at an inauguration lunch to be held in London on 8th May.

John Fawcett, MD, Transport Division, Close Brothers Asset Finance

Transport firms anticipating considerable benefits from HS2 project

According to the latest Close Brothers Business Barometer, almost a quarter (24%) of small and medium sized businesses in the UK transport sector say they believe the high-speed rail project, HS2, will have a positive effect on their business.

Mary Macleod MP

2015 FTA everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards – final call for nominations

Women who excel in the sector, whatever their role, only have until 9th February to enter the eighth FTA everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards programme.