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Logistics UK response to Chancellor’s Winter Economy Plan

LOGISTICS UK RESPONSE TO CHANCELLORS WINTER ECONOMY PLAN

In response to the government’s announcement today (24 September 2020) on measures to support the economy, David Wells, Chief Executive of Logistics UK, comments: “Logistics UK warned government that urgent action was needed to protect struggling businesses to avoid an avalanche of redundancies and insolvencies; we are pleased the Chancellor …

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Pure Safety Group names Jeff Ward CEO

PURE SAFETY GROUP NAMES JEFF WARD CEO

Pure Safety Group (PSG), the world’s largest independent height safety product development, manufacturing and training company, has announced it has named Jeff Ward as chief executive officer. Previously, Ward was president of the company’s international operations. He has spent the last 20 years in various marketing, sales, operations, and general …

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Nexans commits to carbon neutrality by 2030

Nexans commits to carbon neutrality by 2030

Nexans has been a long-standing player in the world’s sustainable electrification. The shift by major industrial groups to be more committed to energy decarbonization is more of a priority than ever before. The global demand for electricity will continue to increase into the future, posing several challenges for electrification projects. …

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P&O Ferrymasters to enable smarter flows of trade with first ‘ Track and Trace’ system for containers in Europe

P&O FERRYMASTERS TO ENABLE SMARTER FLOWS OF TRADE WITH FIRST TRACK AND TRACE SYSTEM

P&O Ferrymasters has announced the launch of an advanced track and trace service for its container customers, making it the first major logistics business in Europe to introduce the technology. The service will allow customers to receive real-time updates on the precise location of their goods as they are transported …

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Rite-Hite, manufacture of Global Wheel-Lok Loading Bay safety system commences in Germany

RITE-HITE INVESTS IN NEW MANUFACTURING CAPABILITY IN EUROPE

Rite-Hite, the Loading Bay safety business, has signalled a major investment in its European operations by commencing manufacture of its Global Wheel-Lok system in Germany to provide customers outside of the US with just-in-time delivery of a range of solutions to support the warehousing, logistics and distribution industries. The manufacturing …

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Daimler Trucks and Torc Robotics celebrate one year of successful collaboration, adding testing center in New Mexico

Daimler Trucks and Torc Robotics celebrate one year of successful collaboration

First anniversary of partnership with Torc Robotics as part of Daimler Trucks’ Autonomous Technology Group Common goal: bringing series-produced highly automated trucks (SAE Level 4) to the road within decade Public road vehicle deployment enters new phase with additional testing center for next generation vehicle testing in New Mexico COVID-19 …

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