Pentalver opens London Gateway extension

Pentalver Transport has officially opened its expanded container facility at DP World London Gateway. Pentalver, a subsidiary of Genesee & Wyoming, which also owns rail operator Freightliner opened the first phase in 2013. The expanded site adds 40% additional capacity and includes loaded and empty container storage, reefer and dry container maintenance and repair, transport and cargo handling. DP World UK chief executive Chris Lewis said: “Phase two of the development has ... [+]

Pentalver starts work on London Gateway upgrade

Pentalver Transport has started work on phase two of its container facility at DP World London Gateway Berth Seven, the first phase of which opened in 2015. The second phase will add 40% more capacity. It follows yesterday's announcement by logistics company Wincanton that is to build a 2.5-acre container haulage ... [+]

Pentalver joins Freightliner in the Genesee & Wyoming fold

APM Terminals is to sell its UK-based container logistics company Pentalver to Genesee & Wyoming, a US and international railroad and already the parent company of UK-based intermodal operator, Freightliner. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, which are expected to be fulfilled in the first quarter of 2017. Headquartered ... [+]

New generation gensets for Pentalver

Inland container logistics company Pentalver has taken delivery of ten new Carrier Transicold generator sets at its Felixstowe depot. They include the latest technology in autonomous power supply. [+]

More trucks for Pentalver

Inland container service operator, Pentalver – which recently opened a new nine acre site at DP World London Gateway – has added 52 new Scania trucks to its fleet. Forty-five of the fifty-two new vehicles are based out of Pentalver’s Cannock depot and the remaining seven are located at Felixstowe. [+]

Pentalver opens London Gateway site

Container service operator Pentalver has opened the first phase of its new five acre site at DP World London Gateway. The new yard, next to the port’s main gate, can be expanded to nine acres over the coming years. Pentalver, a subsidary of the AP Moller Group, has been providing empty ... [+]

Pentalver gets closer to the action in Tilbury

Container logistics provider Pentalver has relocated its depot at the port of Tilbury to a new purpose built, automated facility. The facility covering 6.6 acres at Berth 43, is alsonearer the London Container Terminal. An additional new empty container handler has also been added to the Tilbury fleet. Pentalver's chief operating ... [+]

Pentalver inks contract on permanent London Gateway depot

Pentalver is to develop a permanent depot at DP World London Gateway. The container service operator has been providing empty storage, dry repair and reefer services from temporary premises since April 2014 but will now build a permanent facility, to be built in two phases. Pentalver will operate out of a ... [+]

Marathon man to head up Pentalver in Cannock

Pentalver has appointed Nick Matthews as general manager of its Cannock operation. He was previously managing director of Roadways Container Logistics, heading up the 260 strong team including 200 drivers, as well as the site’s rail, storage and container refurbishment activities. And on the weekend 27-28 September he headed to Germany ... [+]

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