Giorgio Lercara of Culina has been named Microlise Driver of the Year, beating the competition of over 110,000 HGV drivers who were originally considered within the process. The award was presented by HRH The Princess Royal at last week’s Microlise Transport Conference, attended by over 1,000 transport industry professionals. Lercara was named overall winner after . . .
In a poll taken at the Microlise Transport Conference last week, attended by over 1,000 senior industry delegates, a 44% majority reported they would vote for Brexit next month, despite 43% feeling that leaving the EU would negatively impact the haulage industry. Reflecting that many in the industry now have less concern about a Brexit, . . .
A new not-for-profit organisation called Road to Logistics has been formed with the aim of addressing the professional driver shortfall, whilst supporting those in society who may need a helping hand. The organisation, launched today at the Microlise Transport Conference, is a close collaboration between Microlise Executive Director Bob Harbey and Road Haulage Association (RHA) . . .
Executives from DAF Trucks, MAN Truck & Bus UK, Iveco, Renault, Scania, Isuzu and Volvo are set to line-up for a not-to-be-missed special manufacturer discussion on 18 May at the Microlise Transport Conference. The session is set to take place as part of the afternoon agenda of the conference and is a rare opportunity to . . .
With the Microlise Transport Conference just weeks away, the Microlise Driver of the Year Awards shortlist has today been announced. The list includes three drivers in each category including Short, Medium and Long Distance, as well as Extra Mile, HGV Hero, Lifetime Achievement, Most Improved and Young Driver categories, which are new for this year. . . .