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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The firms defence said CC Haulage believed the farmers had the necessary permits to accept the waste, but admitted the company should have checked.
The website of West of Scotland Heavy Haulage has not been updated to show that the firm are now under the control of the administrators.
Road Haulage Association chief executive Geoff Dunning said it was a "happy day" for road hauliers.
The demonstration follows daily truck blockades on all Shell workdays since the firm ramped up peat and stone haulage last week.
Eddie Stobart's famous and distinctive trucks have taken part in his funeral, as hundreds of people gathered to bid farewell to the haulage supremo.
Originally from the Cumbria town, he took over his father's firm in 1976 and built it up into one of the most well-known haulage companies in the world.
41p mean that haulage firms typically have to raise their charges pounds 1,000 a year, just to cover their increased fuel costs.
The court heard the adjournment was needed so a barrister could represent Stobart, a director with the haulage group until 2004.
NOEL Wynn was an influential figure in the heavy haulage industry for more than 40 years.
HAULAGE companies in County Durham have been urged to ensure safety procedures are in place after an accident where a worker was seriously injured when he was crushed between two lorries.
THE EUROPEAN Union (EU) haulage industry is pressing for the maintenance of separate EU legislation for its sector, rather than rolling laws into general regulations, also covering professional passenger transport services.
Truck drivers from Europe are allowed to fill up with cheap diesel on the Continent, wear out our roads, ignore our laws and undercut our haulage industry without paying a penny.