Tag Archive: transport

  1. New Year, Same Excellent Service

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    We can’t believe that 2018 is already here. Instead of making New Year resolutions, we are making a promise to maintain our high standards when taking on your consignment. We understand that the person responsible for your deliveries represents you. Therefore, it is extremely important … [read more]

  2. Driverless Vehicles 10 Years Away

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    Recent research from PA Consulting has indicated that despite a large amount of hype, autonomous vehicles are at least 10 years away from being widely used on UK roads. Whilst the information that they have uncovered indicates that autonomous technology itself is advancing our roads … [read more]

  3. UK Weather Causes Roads to Melt

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    Just the other week Brits were basking in one of the longest periods of sun since 1995 with temperatures reaching 30 degrees and above for five days in a row. Whilst many of us welcomed the heat wave, it left many drivers across the UK … [read more]

  4. Couriers and Transporting Dangerous Goods

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    Selecting the right courier is always important but it is even more crucial when it comes to the transportation of dangerous goods. When sending items that could be deemed as dangerous the quality of a couriering service should be assessed to ensure necessary precautions are … [read more]

  5. Driverless trucks?

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      Driverless cars and trucks essentially carry the same purpose. However, there’s something different about the prospect of lorries embracing our roads freely. They bring a whole host of implications, as this not only impacts commercial procedures; it also harbours a certain amount of uncertainty … [read more]

  6. Transport & Games?

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    We’re certain you’ve come across one person wandering the streets with their eyes glued to their phones and chances are it wasn’t to text or to skim through their Instagram feed. It’s very possible that their fixation lies on the new Pokémon Go app, an … [read more]

  7. Top Gear Reboot

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    After fronting the show since 2002, late year Jeremy Clarkson was dropped by the BBC following the altercation with one of the shows producers. In wake of his axing just days later the show also saw the departure of his fellow hosts Richard Hammond and … [read more]

  8. UK MoT Rates Revealed

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    Has your car reached its 3rd birthday? If so then it is time to be taking your car for a Ministry Of Transport Test (MoT). Car management site “Automyze” reveals data taken from one million MoT records that are both UK registered and AA members. It shows … [read more]

  9. Meet Olli

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    Autonomous vehicles are constantly surfacing in the news with leading companies hoping to be the frontrunner of their design. But, when autonomous designs hit the roads they won’t necessarily be dubbed for individual usage. Public transportation is a begrudgingly valued commodity in many of our … [read more]

  10. Do you get distracted behind the wheel?

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    A recent virtual reality experiment reveals just how distracted we can get behind the wheel.  The culprits that divert our attention from what is important come as no surprise. From pedestrians and passengers to our smartphones. A tool has been developed by the manufacturer Goodyear … [read more]

  11. Tracking & post codes

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    The last century has been met by prolific transformation changing the way our roads operate and ultimately how geographical provinces are segmented. A demographic, technological and social advance combined has meant that it was imperative to adopt new ways of transporting items from A to … [read more]

  12. Swipe and Board

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    In the same way that contactless payments are morphing into the norm throughout retail outlets we begin to anticipate similar developments for public transportation with assurance that new payment methods are virtually ready to hit the roads (or tracks) alongside us. Based on the London Oyster … [read more]

  13. The evolution of transport.

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    Predating all modes of transport we would have had to rely on our own two feet to get us by. Today we are met with countless news reports attempting encourage us all to use them a little more often. But, with a multitude of transport … [read more]