• Oil exploration group renews logistics contract
    by Malory Davies on 20/08/2019 at 10:42 am

    Borr Drilling, the oil and gas exploration contractor, has extended its contract with CEVA to the end of August 2020. CEVA has been working with Borr since its inception in 2016. Borr owns and operates jack-up rigs designs providing drilling services worldwide in water depths up to approximately 400 feet. “There were a number of […] The post Oil exploration group renews logistics contract appeared first on Logistics Manager Magazine.

  • 330,000 sq ft Velocity nears competition
    by Malory Davies on 20/08/2019 at 10:41 am

    St Francis Group, and development partner Richardson’s are to shortly complete the development of their 333,000 sq ft Velocity 42 scheme in Redditch. Unit 1, Kingsley House has already been let to design and manufacturing company Heartbeat leaving four further units at the scheme ranging from 55,000 sq ft to 92,500 sq ft. Gareth Williams, Director at […] The post 330,000 sq ft Velocity nears competition appeared first on Logistics Manager Magazine.

  • 41 reefers for Lineage
    by Malory Davies on 20/08/2019 at 10:40 am

    Lineage, the temperature-controlled logistics provider, has expanded its UK fleet with a 41 refrigerated trailers from Schmitz Cargobull. The reefers are equipped with Carrier Transicold Vector single temperature units. The trailers join a 500-strong fleet. Head of transport Will Maycock said: “With the support we receive from the Service Partner network, we’re confident the new […] The post 41 reefers for Lineage appeared first on Logistics Manager Magazine.

  • Uxbridge industrial park fully let
    by Malory Davies on 20/08/2019 at 10:38 am

    Aviva Investors has completed two lettings at Uxbridge Industrial Park, meaning the site is now fully let less than a year after completion. Together, the two deals represent approximately 171,000 sq ft of industrial and distribution warehouse space. Unit UX1, which covers 134,000 sq ft of distribution space, and UX2, a 37,000 sq ft unit, […] The post Uxbridge industrial park fully let appeared first on Logistics Manager Magazine.

  • Undervaluing LGV drivers threatens industry’s future
    by Malory Davies on 20/08/2019 at 10:37 am

    Failure to acknowledge the importance of those currently, or considering, working as LGV drivers is putting the future of the profession, and the UK logistics sector, at risk, the RTITB has warned. “In our work with the transport and logistics industry, we all too often hear from LGV drivers that they do not see their […] The post Undervaluing LGV drivers threatens industry’s future appeared first on Logistics Manager Magazine.