Heavy and project cargoes often have no choice but to move overland to reach their final destination. The latest updates from operators and service providers involved in the movement of cargoes by road, rail and inland waterways.
The UK’s road transport industry has come under pressure in recent months, with a shortage of drivers disrupting all facets of the supply chain. A survey from Pertemps indicates that the situation will get worse before it gets better.
ESTA has been supporting the European Commission (EC)-funded Aeroflex project, which has been working on new technologies and concepts to improve the efficiency and environmental performance of long-distance heavy freight vehicles by up to 33 percent.