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MHEA Awards now open for entries

MHEA Awards now open for entries

The Materials Handling Engineers Association MHEA has announced its Excellence Awards are now open. Taking place on the evening of 16 October at Eastwood Hall Hotel, Nottingham, during BULKEX 2019, the Excellence Awards showcase the very best that the bulk materials handling industry has to offer. Entry is free and …

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Bulk material handling giants come together in major acquisition

Bulk material handling giants Mitchells Group and Gutteridge come together in major acquisition

Bulk material handling company, Mitchells Group has acquired Lincolnshire-based Guttridge in deal which further cements the company’s global presence. Privately owned Mitchells is one of the world’s largest bulk material handling manufacturers, supplying specialist conveying solutions and handling equipment to agri-food companies worldwide. The deal will see the combined revenue …

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Port of Tilbury expands grain terminal

PORT OF TILBURY EXPANDS GRAIN TERMINAL

Port of Tilbury, London’s major port, has completed its new major storage expansion at the port’s Grain Terminal as part of the growth strategy. The new flat store increases the capacity by an additional 16,000 metric tonnes of both import and export wheat. The grain terminal is one of the …

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Senior board appointments for Suttons Tankers

SENIOR BOARD APPOINTMENTS FOR SUTTONS TANKERS

Suttons Tankers has strengthened its team with two new appointments at board level. Gary Oliver joins as Operations Director West, replacing Roger Parr who has now been appointed the company’s new Commercial Director. Roger’s appointment recognises his successful leadership in a series of continuous improvement projects for leading customers of Suttons …

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Suttons Japan celebrates 20th anniversary

SUTTONS JAPAN CELEBRATES 20 YEAR ANNIVERSARY

Logistics specialist Suttons Japan has reached an important milestone, celebrating its 20th anniversary. The company was formed in 1998 as a joint venture with UK-based Suttons International, global experts in the delivery of products and services to the chemicals, gases, fuels and food sectors. To mark the occasion, Suttons’ CEO …

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Hovis awards Abbey Logistics bulk flour distribution contract

Hovis awards Abbey Logistics bulk flour distribution contract

Baking company Hovis, has awarded Abbey Logistics a UK contract to provide bulk flour distribution to its bakeries in the Midlands and the South. Hovis, one of the country’s most recognised brands, selected Abbey Logistics following a competitive tender process, where Abbey demonstrated the added value it could provide through …

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Suttons Tankers secures new multi-million pound contract

SUTTONS TANKERS SECURES NEW MULTI-MILLION POUND CONTRACT

Suttons Tankers has agreed a new multi-million pound contract with CF Fertilisers UK. The Widnes-based logistics specialist has extended its relationship with the leading UK fertiliser manufacturer to secure a new long-term partnership. The contract will see Suttons Tankers provide distribution services for all CF Fertilisers’ bulk liquid and gas …

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