Haulage


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Haulage

1. The sector of an economy that transports goods by land. For example, companies that carry goods by truck or train are said to be haulage companies.

2. Goods being transported by land.
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Summary: Eddie Stobart's distinctive trucks have taken part in his funeral, as hundreds of people gathered to bid farewell to the haulage supremo.
Lithuania's registration haulage trucks picked up 212,000 tons of freight in France in 2008, however, the flow dropped to 149,000 tons in 2009.
After four years in practice, he responded to family pressure and joined the haulage business - as company secretary and legal adviser.
The company had been alerted to the risks less than a year before the accident, when it commissioned the Road Haulage Association to carry out risk assessments at its premises.
One possible solution supported by "almost all" of the 67 respondents from road haulage associations, private hauliers, governments, insurance federations and others was the creation of an "EU-wide register of licensed operators or a database of EU licences".
The intention was to discuss with Government officials the consequences being suffered by the road haulage industry as a result of the current high level of fuel prices and the imposition of an additional 1.
In a statement the IRHA said: "We have opted to enter into the spirit of partnership with the Government to negotiate the serious issue of excise duty and other problems within the haulage industry.
PROPOSALS to charge foreign-owned lorries to use British roads would help stem the decline in the UK haulage industry, a county council official said last night.
Provision of national road transport of passengers and goods for KW SA KWK Bielszowice divided into 8 tasks Problem # 1 - Provision of national road passenger and goods car of vans - passenger with a driver with a capacity of 0,8t, the number of seats 8Problem # 2 - Provision of national road haulage hopper car with a driver with a capacity of 6tTask 3 - Provision of national road haulage truck with a driver-bin with a capacity of 8tTask No.
THE tide may be turning for the still-struggling transport and haulage sector, according to the latest research by insolvency trade body R3.
The Road Haulage Association notes today's announcement from the Labour party, pledging to introduce face-to-face careers advice in schools if it wins next month's General Election.
Velocity Recruitment, part of the Reece Group, believes the region is suffering from a shortage of heavy goods drivers after changes to qualification requirements led many to giving up the haulage profession.