Is this airfreight’s greenest truck yet?

Air France KLM Martinair Cargo (AFKLMP Cargo) and Jan de Rijk Logistics have joined forces to operate a Long Heavy Vehicle (LHV) which, moreover, will run on Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil) (HVO). LHVs with a maximum gross weight of up to 60 tonnes and up to 25.25 metres long are allowed by a number of European countries under controlled conditions. AFKLMP Cargo says its LHV can carry six unit load devices (ULDs) ... [+]

Scholte and Polmans to head TIACA

Jan de Rijk Logistics chief executive Sebastiaan Scholte is the new Chairman of TIACA, with head of cargo and logistics at Brussels Airport Company, Steven Polmans, becoming vice chairman. Both were formally welcomed to their new roles at the airfreight body’s recent annual general meeting in Miami, Florida. Scholte has ... [+]

Jan de Rijk buys De Rooy

Airfreight trucking specialist Jan de Rijk Logistics has completed its takeover of fellow Netherlands firm, De Rooy Logistics. The company is specialised in transport, warehousing and value added logistics for the parts and automotive industry. [+]

Jan de Rijk to truck for Norwegian

Low-cost carrier Norwegian Cargo has appointed Jan de Rijk Logistics to operate its delivery network to more than 50 airports around Europe. Shipments arriving in London from the US will now be transported daily to key European cargo gateways including Brussels, Amsterdam and Frankfurt in less than 48 hours after ... [+]

Virgin’s on the road again

Virgin Atlantic Cargo has extended its road feeder services contract with Jan de Rijk Logistics by three years and extended its network to over 50 airports in Europe. As well as onward connections from London to major desinations such as Amsterdam, Brussels, Frankfurt and Paris, served by next morning deliveries from ... [+]

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