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Acclaim Handling Awarded Health & Safety Standard ISO 45001

Acclaim Handling awarded Health & Safety Standard ISO 45001

Award-winning Acclaim Handling is a forklift hire sales and materials handling equipment specialist, headquartered in Purfleet in Essex. The company also has six regional service centres across the UK and Ireland and has been a Hyundai forklift distributor since 2012. Acclaim Handling Limited has recently announced that it has been …

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S & S Plant takes delivery of first Mecalac TLB890 with Active Drive

S & S Plant takes delivery of first Mecalac TLB890 with Active Drive

S & S Plant has taken delivery of the very first Mecalac TLB890 backhoe loader featuring next-generation Active Drive technology. The unit was sold by Aberdeenshire-based Balgownie Ltd, Mecalac’s approved dealer for the Northern Scottish mainland and Outer Hebrides. Productive, cost effective and flexible, the TLB890 combines the power of …

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Forklift training boosted in South West

A bright future for forklift training

A prominent forklift training provider has opened new opportunities for workplace transport training in the South West following its recent accreditation by the Association of Industrial Truck Trainers. Based in Bristol, HL Training Services provides on-site and in-house training for forklift instructors and operators. Despite being accredited by industry bodies …

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Hörmann UK Training Academy proves popular with customer

Hörmann UK’s Training Academy proves popular with customers

Hörmann UK, Europe’s leading door manufacturer, is celebrating the success of its new Training Academy at its headquarters in Coalville, Leicestershire, with over 100 individuals attending its seminars over the last six months. As one of the UK’s only manufacturers to offer in depth, tailored training programmes for both its …

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Father Christmas needs 59K more elves and counting says FTA

Father Christmas needs 59,000 more Elves and counting says FTA

The logistics industry will deliver Christmas on time this year despite facing severe staff shortages, according to FTA, the voice of the UK logistics sector. But with a growing shortfall of 59,000 HGV drivers, the issue will be significantly worse for Christmas 2020 unless the government amends its post-Brexit immigration …

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Roar Techmedia secures investment from Apiary Capital

Roar Techmedia secures investment from Apiary Capital

Roar Techmedia, the trade exhibitions organiser, has announced it has secured a significant investment from Apiary Capital to fund the acquisition of a portfolio of leading events from Prysm Media Group. The events are focused on the healthcare, environmental and marketing technology sectors and include leading brands such as RWM, …

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DPD UK wins Green Apple Award for Environmental Best Practice

DPD UK wins Green Apple Award for Environmental Best Practice

DPD UK has collected a coveted Green Apple Environment Award for environmental best practice at a prestigious ceremony at the House of Commons. The UK’s number 1 domestic parcels carrier was named ‘Gold winner’ in the Service Industries category, with judges hailing DPD UK’s achievements in reducing CO2 emissions and …

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AMAZON DELIVERY SERVICE PARTNER, NGC LOGISTICS

Amazon delivery service partner NGC Logistics electrifies Black Friday with Master Red EDITION Z.E.

NGC Logistics, an Amazon Delivery Service Partner, has electrified Black Friday, 29th November, with the first parcel delivered by a 100% electric Renault Trucks Master Red EDITION Z.E. van supplied by Allports Group. Operating out of Amazon’s Northampton Delivery Station, these 3.1 tonne Master Z.E. L2H2 panel vans, are also …

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Hitec Lift Trucks Founder Retires

Hitec Lift Trucks founder retires

Having co-founded Hitec Lift Trucks in 1986, and worked for the company for 33 years, Prospero Girardi has announced his retirement. ‘The company I co-founded and managed has grown through the years and has left me with many fond memories. I have met some very interesting and lovely individuals, groups …

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