International shipbuilder Cammell Laird held one of the biggest ceremonies in its illustrious history

The Mills Media Creative team played a key role as international shipbuilder Cammell Laird held one of the biggest ceremonies in its illustrious history. Sir David Attenborough joined more than 1,000 people at the Merseyside shipyard for the keel laying of the new £150 million polar research vessel named in his honour. Speaking at the … Continue reading International shipbuilder Cammell Laird held one of the biggest ceremonies in its illustrious history

Global Freight Solutions award for Crane Worldwide Logistics

Crane Worldwide Logistics has been awarded ‘Global Freight Solutions Provider’ at the Global Freight Awards 2016. The award ceremony, hosted by Lloydsloadinglist, was held at the Lancaster Hotel, in London, UK on 3 November and the Crane Worldwide team accepted the Global Freight Solutions award with great pride. ‘This award reflects our priority of putting … Continue reading Global Freight Solutions award for Crane Worldwide Logistics

GateHouse Launches Logistics Cloud to Counter High-Value Road Theft

Secure geofenced route corridors monitors hauliers movements in real-time Transport data unifier GateHouse Logistics today announced that it has launched a new cloud service to help transport managers better counter high-value road cargo theft. Called ghSecure, the new cloud service is a further module of the firm’s unique, all telematics unifying system ghTrack. According to … Continue reading GateHouse Launches Logistics Cloud to Counter High-Value Road Theft

First road courses launch at Modal Training

Modal Training, the Humber region's new £7m training centre of excellence for the ports, energy and logistics sectors, is now taking bookings for a number of road courses that have been launched ahead of the facility opening in early 2017. The courses are classroom-based and cover basic safety, competencies and proficiencies for individuals and businesses. … Continue reading First road courses launch at Modal Training

Fork Lift Truck Association launches Stolen Truck Database

In order to help the police and to protect the public, the industry’s foremost trade body, the Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) has created an online database where thefts of trucks can be reported. Users simply visit the FLTA website to report a theft or check the database to avoid buying a stolen machine. The … Continue reading Fork Lift Truck Association launches Stolen Truck Database

Rhenus UK welcomes Heathrow third runway approval

The news that the government has approved the expansion of Heathrow has been well received by Rhenus UK, a leading international freight forwarder. Speaking of the move, David Williams, managing director at Rhenus UK, commented: ‘The approval of plans for a third runway at Heathrow is great news for the British manufacturing industry – and … Continue reading Rhenus UK welcomes Heathrow third runway approval

Campaigners call on UK Government to support European emission standards for HGVs.

Campaigners are urging the UK Government to support EU plans to introduce carbon dioxide standards and emission reduction targets for heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) regardless of Britain's decision to leave the European Union.  The European Commission recommendations, which are outlined in its European Strategy for Low Emission Mobility published today (20 July), aim to bring HGVs … Continue reading Campaigners call on UK Government to support European emission standards for HGVs.

The Professional Driver Scheme: One Year On

Maritime Transport Ltd (Maritime) are celebrating a successful first year for their Professional Driver Scheme. Launched in October 2015, Maritime’s Professional Driver Scheme has recruited over 50 new drivers into their workforce and has helped to provide new and inexperienced drivers with an opportunity to gain experience out on the road with a reputable company. … Continue reading The Professional Driver Scheme: One Year On