Visitor registration is now open for the UK’s biggest event for intralogistics and supply chain solutions. Held at the NEC, Birmingham between 24 – 27 September, IMHX will welcome thousands from the logistics sector.
With some 400 leading companies exhibiting, including Dematic, Swisslog, Knapp, Vanderlande, Toyota, Crown, Doosan and Hyster-Yale, visitors to IMHX 2019 will see live and dynamic demonstrations of the latest technological developments that are shaping the modern logistics industry.
Posted on: February 14th 2019
Talent in Logistics – working in partnership with UniCarriers UK – will use the IMHX exhibition to host their first ever live Forklift Operator Challenge.
Visitors to stand 6B190 will go head-to-head with a skilled opponent, and compete against them by demonstrating a high level of skill and accuracy. Nominees must be a qualified counterbalance lift truck operator and proof will need to be provided on the day in order to take part.
Posted on: February 13th 2019
Aberdeen-based road transport operator, Dyce Carriers Ltd is further expanding into the Central Belt of Scotland with a new facility opening in Grangemouth.
Established in 1973, Dyce Carriers has grown to become a national road transport business with more than 100 employees and a fleet of around 80 HGV vehicles across four facilities in Aberdeen, Dalgety Bay in Fife, Poole in Dorset and the newly opened Grangemouth site.
Posted on: January 23rd 2019
Posted on: January 9th 2019
Freightliner has signed a long-term, bulk rail-haulage contract with Mendip Rail Ltd, a joint venture between two of the UK’s largest aggregate/cement producers, Hanson Aggregates and Aggregate Industries (AI).
Under the new contract, commencing in November 2019, Freightliner will haul an expected eight million tons per year (approximately 107,000 annual wagon-loads) of aggregate to terminals in London and the Southeast of England from quarries owned by Hanson and AI in the Mendips, Northern Somerset.
Posted on: January 4th 2019
Transport and logistics company Eddie Stobart has notched up more than 300,000 miles to deliver over half a million Christmas trees for Christmas tree provider Needlefresh.
Work to deliver such a large quantity of Christmas trees started back in April with final orders completed by early November. From the moment the tree is cut, to when it is delivered, takes no longer than seven days and this effort requires staff at every stage – from picking and packing the trees to delivering them to major retailers around the UK.
Posted on: December 14th 2018
Posted on: December 11th 2018
Posted on: December 11th 2018
Posted on: December 3rd 2018
Material handling equipment manufacturer Liebherr has opened a new £26 million R&D centre in Germany.
The centre, at the company’s Kirchdorf factory in Germany, will be used to develop and test new construction and material handling machines, including those destined for the UK market.
The 12.7 hectares site comprises a testing hall, demonstration area and 1.2km test track where operational environments can be simulated.
Posted on: November 28th 2018