Category Archives for Haulage

How courier drivers can get more from their tank

Jan
29

Fuel represents one of the highest costs for couriers and transport companies, so getting the most out of every drop should be a priority. Couriers can find themselves driving a range of different vehicles on journeys, which can vary greatly in length. Therefore, it’s no wonder that they burn through a huge amount of fuel. […]

5 Top Tips on Preparing your Touring Caravan for Transport

Jan
8

While a touring caravan can give you a great degree of freedom, transporting it can be a challenge, especially if you lack experience in towing a caravan. Many caravan owners may enlist the services of a caravan transportation company to tow their touring caravan. This can be for several reasons. You may want the caravan […]

How do Couriers Transport Touring Caravans?

Jan
5

It may be pretty obvious to most how you transport a touring caravan, but you can have the job carried out by a courier. While a static caravan will have to be lifted and loaded onto a flatbed truck, a touring caravan can be transported by simply being towed. However, people can outsource the job […]

How will couriers cope with the post-Christmas lull?

Dec
31

While it may seem the work will never end up to Christmas, the new year can bring a different experience for couriers. All the festive madness very quickly gets replaced by a lull as everyone tries to tighten the belts and cutting back. Work dries up and jobs become few and far between. Many retailers […]

5 Top Tips on Preparing your Car for Transportation

Dec
13

Moving to a new home can be an exciting but stressful experience. A long-distance move requires all manner of logistical considerations, not least how you are going to transport your car. Luckily, there are a number of reliable car transportation companies out there who can take all the stress out of it for you. If […]

How do Couriers Transport Cars?

Dec
11

There are very few items which couriers can’t safely transport from A to B, no matter what size. If you need a car delivered safely to a new destination, then contacting a specialist courier company is the best first step to take. Of course, having a car delivered isn’t as straightforward as sending a parcel […]

Should Couriers Pay Congestion Charges and Tolls while COVID-19 is Happening?

Nov
19

Much of society has rallied together to support key workers during the COVID-19 outbreak. People are finding thoughtful ways to make essential workers’ lives easier during their long days. Supermarkets have designated certain shopping times for NHS staff and some nurses and doctors are now able to park at hospitals without paying. Another industry still […]

5 Tips to Keep Your Van in Working Order

Oct
27

Mechanical fixes and vehicle maintenance can be costly. Sometimes they are unavoidable and it’s just bad luck. But other times you can prevent having to visit your local garage just by looking after your van in the right way. Give it the care and attention it deserves to save money on the go. Everyone should […]

What Measure Do Couriers Need to Take with COVID-19?

May
26

There is a big debate whether couriers should be classed as essential workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Many people believe their services are required to help the community deal with lockdown and individual needs. Whatever you believe, couriers are still out in the public working hard. So how can we keep them and the people […]

Did You Know May Is National Bike Month?

May
19

May has been declared National Bike Month and encourages more people to use their bicycle and reap the benefits. This year is a bit different though. With the current COVID-19 pandemic affecting the home of National Bike Month – the USA – more than any other country, some changes are in place. Learn more about […]