Gofor appoints Iain Bennett as new MD

October 11, 2023 Carol Millett

Edinburgh-based fleet management company Gofor has appointed Iain Bennett (pictured) as its new MD with a brief to support the company’s next phase of growth. The move is part of a wider management restructuring which sees Gofor founder and MD Graham Lesslie take on the new role as chief executive officer, with responsibility for the […]

Air quality

Government must deliver on net zero plans, says Logistics UK

October 4, 2023 Carol Millett

Logistics UK has written to Prime Minister Rishi Sunak ahead of his speech today (04 October) at the Conservative Conference, calling for government to meet its net zero agenda and invest in decarbonising the logistics sector. In the letter, chief executive David Wells expresses the industry’s disappointment at the extended deadline for the end of […]

Carbon emissions

Kilnbridge Construction adds Webfleet Video to fleet to help cut CO2 emissions and fuel costs

August 29, 2023 Carol Millett

FORS Gold operator Kilnbridge Construction Services is introducing the Webfleet Video solution across its fleet of 140 HGVs and vans in a move aimed at reducing its fuel costs and CO2 emissions. The move will enable Kilnbridge to monitor its fleet’s journeys and help the company reduce fuel consumption, cut carbon emissions, improve driver behaviour […]


Explore Transport buys majority shareholding in Prigmore Haulage

August 23, 2023 Carol Millett

Transport and plant hire services specialist Explore Transport has acquired a majority share in Wellingborough-based Prigmore Haulage for an undisclosed sum. Family firm Prigmore Haulage, which was launched by Patricia Prigmore in 2000, has an operating licence for 16 trucks and 20 trailers, and has a fleet which ranges from 7.5-tonne vehicles up to 44-tonne […]

Industry News

Tevva to merge with US EV designer ElectraMeccanica as it moves to scale up production and target US market

August 15, 2023 Carol Millett

Tevva has signed a deal to merge with US electric vehicle designer and assembler ElectraMeccanica, in a move which will enable the UK electric truck manufacturer to significantly scale its production and target the US market. Announcing the agreement the two companies said the merged enterprise would initially focus on the UK market, followed by […]