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Eurotunnel offers carbon calculator

Eurotunnel Le Shuttle Freight has launched an online emissions calculator to enable logistics companies to calculate their CO2 savings. Once determined, companies will be able to publish their results on a tailored certificate which will declare how many tonnes of CO2 customers emit and save by using its services, across a set time period of up to a year. They can flexibly calculate their CO2 usage for specific loads via ... [+]

Schenker completes USA Truck buy

DB Schenker has completed its previously announced acquisition of USA Truck. Founded in 1983, USA Truck operates a fleet of about 1,900-unit vehicles and has 2,100 employees, and partnerships with more than 36,000 active contract carriers, with terminals across the Eastern half of the US ... [+]

Electric truck specialist Einride comes to Germany

Freight mobility technology company Einride is expanding into Germany, Europe’s largest transportation market. The company offers a freight mobility platform, Einride Saga, along with electric and autonomous fleets and charging and connectivity networks. It already operates a large fleet of heavy-duty electric trucks in Europe and ... [+]

Good month for Le Shuttle

Eurotunnel Le Shuttle Freight transported almost 107,000 trucks during August 2022 – a 1% increase on the year before. Since the beginning of the year, Le Shuttle Freight has seen almost one million trucks cross the Short Straits. Le Shuttle has also achieved its best ... [+]

Home shopping boom for Birmingham forwarder

Coleshill-based International Forwarding Limited (IFL) says an increasing number of deliveries to residential addresses has resulted in a boom in business. IFL joined the Palletways network in 2002 has recruited staff to manage customs entries and systems and, with the introduction of new Clean Air Zones ... [+]

Ten new trucks for AV Dawson

AV Dawson, owner and operator of Port of Middlesbrough, has expanded its transport fleet by 25% with ten new heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) as part of its diversification strategy. The million-pound investment will strengthen the core fleet and enable further growth of the division, by allowing ... [+]

From Kent to Kampala

GXO UK and Ireland graduate management trainee Tessa Wilson has swapped her previous placement at a facility in Kent for Kampala’s tropical climate, working with Transaid’s non-governmental organisation (NGO) partner, the Safe Way Right Way Driver Training Centre, as well as local truck and bus ... [+]

Europa Road integrates CCC

Europa Worldwide Group’s Ostend-based business Continental Cargo Carriers has become part of its Europa Road arm. The unaccompanied trailer operation Continental Cargo Carriers was founded in 1983 and was acquired by Europa in 2018. Europa Road in Belgium operates 300 trailers and a 4,000sq m ... [+]

Turner to spearhead Europa’s Belgian growth – updated

Carlo Turner has been promoted to the new position of non-network and continent director at Europa Worldwide Group. His brief is to take forward the business in Belgium, with a specific initial focus on groupage, part and full load road freight and will involve an ... [+]

Scots specialist hits the million shipment a year mark

When Streamline Shipping Group dropped off a shipment to long-time client Birsay Farmers in Orkney, the Scottish offshore specialist reached the million consignment within a calendar year for the first time. It follows opening of its new freight terminal in Aberdeen in late 2021, significantly increasing ... [+]