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.
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.
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.
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.
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.