Transaid transforms lives through safe, available, and sustainable transport.
Founded by Save the Children, The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), and its Patron, HRH The Princess Royal, the international development organisation shares 25 years’ worth of expertise in 23 countries with partners and governments – empowering people to build the skills they need to transform their own lives.
We are a unique, passionate organisation that works with partners and governments to solve transport challenges in economically developing countries. We couldn’t make a tangible, sustainable difference without our partnerships internationally and our corporate supporters in the UK – for which we are a logical link to transform the wider industry.
Zebra empowers those on the front line in retail, healthcare, transportation and logistics, manufacturing and other industries to achieve a performance edge - an edge that translates to delighted customers, good patient outcomes and superior business results.
As the pioneer at the edge of the enterprise, our products, software, services, analytics and solutions are used to intelligently connect your people, assets and data.
Our focus is on providing products which become tangible solutions for the mobile workplace. We work across several highly competitive markets, where the 51T brand reputation has evolved rapidly, alongside a growing range of reliable products. We launched 51T in 2012, initially creating a range of in-cab chargers to support users of Honeywell, Dolphin and Motorola scanning devices in the UK. The 51T product range has expanded to include a full range of charging products for in-cab and in-depot requirements, including multi-bay cabinets and fully enabled mobile workstations for warehouses, depots and workshops. The 51T brand is now very much seen as challenging the status quo and products which are easy to deploy, use and maintain.
ALK Technologies is a transportation technology company dedicated to defining the optimal route to success through a combination of innovative advanced planning, routing, mapping, GPS navigation and analysis solutions.
Basemap have recently launched their Electric & Autonomous Vehicle Router (EVR) Software, a route optimisation package designed uniquely for Electric and Mixed Vehicle Fleets and developed in conjunction with leading experts from Surrey University. EVR can help fleets switch to electric vehicles by showing the possible savings in terms of emissions and costs.
Basemap have vast experience in processing large datasets and routing, producing both TRACC, which offers multi-modal travel time analysis, and Highways Analyst which provides detailed traffic data visualisation. Basemap’s average speed and speed limit datasets are also extremely popular with fleets and our speed data is currently being used by Royal Mail.
The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme that promotes best practice for commercial vehicle operators.
With over 4,700 members, FORS is gaining recognition as the transport industry’s go-to accreditation scheme. FORS encompasses all aspects of safety, efficiency, and environmental protection by encouraging and training fleet operators to measure, monitor and improve performance. FORS provides accreditation pathways for operators of any type, and for those organisations that award contracts and specify transport requirements.
FORS Bronze, Silver and Gold membership provides progressive accreditation enabling operators to achieve exemplary levels of best practice.
FORS members stand out from the crowd, work to standards above the legal minimum and have access to a wide range of exclusive benefits that provide a real competitive advantage.
Paragon helps transport operations across the globe reduce costs through more efficient deployment of vehicles and drivers.
Paragon’s routing and scheduling software is used by transport operations in more than 60 countries around the world. Our software, together with our experienced implementation and support teams, reduces transport costs by up to 30%, maximises use of vehicles and drivers and improves customer service.
The Road Haulage Association is the only UK trade association dedicated solely to the needs of UK road transport operators. It is the voice of the road haulage profession, a champion of its interests and a respected partner to the broader logistics community.
The RHA’s best in class operations, intelligence and communication aid the public’s understanding of the road haulage profession. It provides its members with advice, information and guidance; up-to-the-minute research and a code of conduct to enhance their professional stature. A highly valued benefit of membership is the RHA’s award winning Roadway Magazine.
The RHA enables its members’ compliance and seeks to facilitate improved business performance through its comprehensive portfolio of essential products and services including training, legal services and insurance. The RHA also offers the largest online shop dedicated to road transport.
A proactive and highly respected lobbying function gives RHA members the opportunity to shape those policies that impact on their livelihood. The RHA works hard to be at the heart of a professional and diverse road haulage industry that organisations, government and the public understand and value.
Compatible with all makes of vehicles, Truckfile is the vehicle operators best friend in terms of vehicle management, fleet management and compliance. A cloud-based system with minimum upfront investment. Truckfile is unique, connected and comprehensive. A Fleet Management solution, full Workshop control, Electronic First Use drivers check and a Technician App for electronic job sheets. Everything you could possibly need to operate a fleet or workshop. Truckfile, completely compliant and accredited for Earned Recognition.
Hundreds of businesses both large and small, partner with The University of Nottingham to access our expertise, use our worldclass facilities or to take on one of our talented graduates. Ranked 7th in the UK for the impact of our research, initiatives such as Knowledge Transfer Partnerships, Innovation Vouchers and others, make our services accessible and affordable to all businesses.
With additional campuses in China and Malaysia, Nottingham is also well
positioned to help your business take advantage of the lucrative Asian markets.
To find how the University can help your business, visit nottingham.ac.uk/servicesforbusiness.
r2c Online are leading providers of a connected software platform for vehicle compliance and maintenance management. Established in 2003, r2c’s technology is now used by 23,000 fleets and 1,000 workshops; holding over 10m service records. Additional products include a walkaround check app, digital jobsheets and SMR authorisation & invoicing.
MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd is the Sales and Marketing organisation responsible for MAN products and customer services throughout Britain.
MAN Truck & Bus offers a comprehensive range of commercial vehicles, Trucks, Vans, Buses, Coaches and Industrial Engines to operators and companies in the UK.
MAN Truck & Bus UK’s aim is to be recognised as the most reliable road transport service provider by customers and business partners. MAN achieve this through a clear understanding of customers’ needs that will be satisfied by focussing on the innovative principal of uptime and unique fleet management solutions.
MAN's product range starts with the 3.0 to 5.5 tonne TGE Van, including a UK built Minibus. Trucks include the 7.5 tonne TGL, the medium weight TGM through to the 44 tonne TGS and flagship TGX. MAN also offer specialist transport solutions for demanding functions such as emergency services and Heavy Haulage prime movers, which can operate up to 250 tonnes.
Also available in the UK are two bus products the CitySmart and the EcoCity. The EcoCity runs on both Compressed Natural Gas and Bio-diesel and has been awarded low carbon emission and carbon-neutral status. Finally to complete the product range, MAN NEOPLAN luxury coaches offer the ultimate experience in passenger luxury.
With more than 100 years' history MAN Trucks and Buses prove the following: “For MAN, efficiency is more than just a trademark”.
Vodafone has long been leading the way in IOT and M2M technology.
We’ve pioneered many of the techniques that are now taken for granted in all business sectors – from asset tracking to generating data in advertising, retail, manufacturing and a host of other businesses. With more than 20 years of experience in providing solutions in the Internet of Things arena, Vodafone M2M brings together unrivaled capabilities – the World’s largest mobile network, an outstanding customer experience, our own Global M2M platform, global SIMs and a long track record of success.
This means our customers are confidently connected, receive unmatched services and customer experience and benefit from proven expertise.
Regardless of whether you need the full end-to-end solution or simply M2M managed connectivity, Vodafone will enable you to harness the full potential of IOT technology and keep your organisation ahead of the game.
Vodafone has kindly donated its stand at the conference to International Development Agency - Transaid.
The Driver Handbook – all you need to know in a handy smartphone app...
The Driver Handbook is an essential tool for drivers and fleet managers. We’ve used the best app technology to help make life a little bit easier. Gone are the days of out-of-date, printed books – welcome to an app version of an industry standard handbook, putting everything you need to know at your fingertips to help keep you legal, safe and efficient.
TruTac are leaders in transportation compliance software. We are the UK’s largest tachograph analysis company. We design and deliver compliance solutions for fleets of all sizes and types; we make managing compliance easier, saving time, money and adding value.
ORTEC is one of the world’s leaders in optimization software and analytics solutions. We make your business more efficient, more predictable and more effective. Turning complex challenges into easy-to-use solutions.
ORTEC lives and breathes Analytics & Optimization. We develop sophisticated solutions that simplify your interaction with the complexities of your business. So you can see the complete picture and make decisions based on all the facts.
Founded in 1928, Ford & Slater is one of the largest independent DAF Dealer Groups in the UK.
We operate eleven DAF dealerships throughout Central and Eastern England, supplying our customers with the highest quality new and used DAF trucks, 24-hour repair and maintenance services and a wide range of customer focussed transport solutions.
Since the very beginning, Ford & Slater has been a family run business and as the company has grown, we have maintained those strong family values at the heart of how we do business and the way in which we work with our customers, our partners and our employees.
• 500 employees
• £200 million annual revenues
• £5m in group parts stock holding
• 24-hour repair and maintenance
• 7 Authorised Testing Facilities
• 190 DAF trained technicians
• 24-hour, 365 day DAFAid breakdown response
Visit us at the Microlise Transport Conference to see DAF’s multi award-winning trucks for yourself, or to find out more about the latest in products, services and DAF Transport Efficiency.
CACI Limited provides market leading vehicle routing and scheduling optimisation and strategic supply chain planning solutions.
Our routing and scheduling product TRUCKSTOPS brings typical cost savings of 10-30% and helps significantly reduce the route planning headache. OPTISITE, the strategic network planning solution, helps to answer the questions ‘how many depots do we need?’, ‘where should they be located?’ and ‘how big should they be?’
The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Road Freight and Logistics is Chaired by Rt Hon Sir Mike Penning MP. The purpose of the APPG is to promote and represent the interests of the UK road haulage and logistics industries and provide a forum to discuss the opportunities and challenges.
RTITB sets industry leading training standards designed to change behaviour and make measurable improvements to efficiency, risk and safety.
Although predominately known for our work within the materials handling equipment training arena, we set training standards for Driver CPC and, through the Master Driver CPC Consortium, currently have the largest consortium for Driver CPC in the UK.
Through our accreditation and instructor training services, we have become the preferred regulatory body for workplace training.
D.Tec is a specialist provider of innovative workplace drug and alcohol testing services including policy draft / consultation, interactive educational courses and a variety of onsite screening solutions including DrugWipe, the police type-approved roadside drug screen being used by all 43 forces.
We have a large, longstanding national customer base in a variety of safety critical industries such as logistics, passenger transport, large fleet, construction, aviation and also F1.
Ask at our stand why our customers are loyal to our system and our service!
Google Cloud is widely recognized as a global leader in delivering a secure, open, intelligent and transformative enterprise cloud platform. Our technology is built on Google’s private network and is the product of nearly 20 years of innovation in security, network architecture, collaboration, artificial intelligence and open source software.
We offer a simply engineered set of tools and unparalleled technology across Google Cloud Platform and G Suite that help bring people, insights and ideas together.
Customers across more than 150 countries trust Google Cloud to modernize their computing environment for today’s digital world.
IVECO designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles, off-road trucks, and vehicles for applications such as off-road missions.
IVECO is a brand of CNH Industrial N.V., a World leader in Capital Goods listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CNHI) and on the Mercato Telematico Azionario of the Borsa Italiana (MI: CNHI). IVECO designs, manufactures and markets a wide range of light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles, off-road trucks, and vehicles for applications such as off-road missions.
The brand’s wide range of products include the Daily, a vehicle that covers the 3 – 7 tonne vehicle weight segment, the Eurocargo from 6 – 19 tonnes, the Trakker (dedicated to off-road missions) and the Stralis, both over 16 tonnes. In addition, the IVECO Astra brand builds off-road trucks, rigid and articulated dumpers as well as special vehicles.
IVECO employs close to 21,000 individuals globally. It manages production sites in 7 countries throughout Europe, Asia, Africa, Oceania and Latin America where it produces vehicles featuring the latest advanced technologies. 4,200 sales and service outlets in over 160 countries guarantee technical support wherever an IVECO vehicle is at work.
For over 15 years the M6toll has been a forward-thinking driving force in alleviating congestion and pollution in the Midlands.
Trusted by thousands of commercial fleet operators and transport managers every day, it ensures businesses keep moving by providing a strategic route that’s proven to reduce peak journey times by over 25 minutes. The result? Enhanced operational efficiency. Increased profits. And consistently happier customers.
Never one to stand still, M6toll is also renowned for pushing innovation at every turn through the use of intelligent tools such as the TAG electronic pre-payment system.
The CILT(UK) is the only organisation that supports professionals working in logistics and transport, on land, sea, in the air and across all sectors. By bringing together diverse thinking and welcoming challenge, we stimulate the innovation needed to inspire your community, your company and your country to prosper and excel.
As a leading independent UK provider of commercial vehicle rental, contract hire, fleet maintenance and Dedicated Delivery Solutions for over 48 years, Ryder understands the complexities and priorities of the transportation and logistics industry.
Ryder’s fleet of 20,000 tractors, trailers, trucks and vans is supported by a nationwide network of maintenance locations, 24/7 national breakdown assistance, and a large team of qualified technicians with a clear focus on uptime, compliance and choice. Ryder UK is part of Ryder System Inc., a Fortune 500 provider of leading-edge transportation solutions worldwide, and founded in Miami, Florida in 1933.
Unite the Union is Britain and Ireland’s largest trade union representing over 1.4 million members across all areas of the economy. In road transport Unite represents driving and non-driving members in companies across the sector. The union gives drivers a voice at all levels of government both domestic and international.
The future of the industry is crucial for job security of our members and ensuring that the industry grows and thrives is a priority to ensure Unite members have secure work, a strong voice and decent pay.
Continental ranks among the technology leaders in tyre production and offers a broad product range for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and two-wheelers. The Tyre division’s portfolio includes services for the tyre trade and for fleet applications, as well as digital management systems for commercial vehicle tyres. Through continuous investment in R&D, Continental makes a major contribution to safe, cost-effective and ecologically efficient mobility.
Founded in 1871, the technology company offers safe, efficient, intelligent, and affordable solutions for vehicles, machines, traffic and transportation. In 2018, Continental generated preliminary sales of around €44.4 billion and currently employs around 244,000 people in 61 countries and markets.
As commercial and private fleets face increased regulatory pressures like the ELD mandate that require sophisticated onboard technology, RAM® Mounts helps operators and drivers alike with innovative mounting solutions.
When it comes to vehicle mounting for phones, tablets, GPS units, and other devices, RAM® has long been one of the most trusted names in the transportation industry. Depend on RAM® for rugged and durable mounting transportation solutions.
We are AMCS. Creators of the AMCS platform: an enterprise grade cloud and software platform that is designed based on the best practice processes of thousands of logistics companies across the globe. AMCS Routing is the route planning and transport optimisation division within AMCS Group.
Today’s fast-paced transport organisations depend on sophisticated enterprise scanners, tablets and mobile computers to stay competitive. But they often rely on manual, time-intensive processes to manage those devices.
Get control of your enterprise devices with AXCESSTM Automated Locker Solutions. They keep high-cost devices secure while providing a simple, self-serve check-out and check-in workflow that brings significant labour savings every day. Control and manage every device with the Trajectory Cloud™ platform, so you immediately reduce loss, damage and misuse. And over time, you’ll get data insights that help improve productivity and profitability.
Apex Supply Chain Technologies is a global leader in automated dispensing and asset management solutions.
Our purpose-built solutions replace inefficient manual processes and inventory with security, control, automation, proximate availability and 24/7 data and business intelligence. This results in substantially lower costs, increased productivity and powerful competitive advantages.
Michelin, the leading tyre company, is dedicated to enhancing its clients’ mobility, sustainably; designing and distributing the most suitable tyres, services and solutions for its clients’ needs; providing digital services, maps and guides to help enrich trips and travels and make them unique experiences; and developing high-technology materials that serve the mobility industry.
Career Transition Partnership (CTP) is the Ministry of Defence working with Right Management and has been the official provider of Armed Forces resettlement since 1998, supporting Armed Forces leavers to transition into civilian life. Our Employment Team engages with local SMEs and national employers to ensure a strategic approach to integrate military talent into their workforce planning.
Olive believe that customer service should be simple and brilliant, achieved by leveraging the power of converged communications. Holding strategic partnerships with Vodafone and Mitel, plus pedigree across transport and logistics, retail, financial, professional services and more, Olive has global experience & success in delivering tangible customer experience improvements through intelligent contact centre & unified communication solutions.
Customers include; Scania, HBCL Coldstores, Mace, ReAssure, Laithwaite's and Innovation Group. Olive recently led customer 1st CENTRAL to Gold at the Insurance Times Awards for Excellence in Technology
Jaama is the industry’s leading fleet, leasing and hire management software innovator. Its multi-award winning, web-based Key2 system is a totally integrated vehicle, asset and driver management solution covering all aspects of fleet management, from acquisition to disposal of vehicles, plant and asset-related equipment as well as instant secure driver licence checking with the DVLA.
ALCOLOCK UK is a division of Alcohol Countermeasure Systems (ACS), a leading designer and manufacturer of alcohol interlocks and alcohol testing technology based in Canada.
Servicing the law enforcement, transportation, automotive, industrial, public and personal safety markets, ALCOLOCK is the premium provider of ignition interlock equipment and has been providing reliable service globally for over 40 years.
SmartDrive’s video-based safety programme delivers the proactive driving insights required to reduce fleet risk, lower collisions and save lives. Interior and forward-facing event recorders, combined with a fully managed event review service and analytical insights, provide the missing link to improve driver performance, exonerate when not-at-fault and speed claim resolutions.
Providing an integrated solution for your transport compliance service, the team will be on hand to demonstrate the features of ClockWatcherelite.
With over 15 years’ experience in providing software for Drivers Hours Law plus much more, the other modules of the software now include Daily Defect Checking, Document Management, Time & Attendance, Proof of Delivery and Licence Checking.
Headquartered within the Surrey Research Park, Guildford-based Diverse Interactive reinvigorates organisational training, learning & development programmes through the development bespoke, purpose-built virtual, mixed, and augmented reality applications for clients across the logistics, manufacturing, transport, aviation and aerospace sectors.
Proven specialists within the immersive tech industry, Diverse Interactive creates platforms and unique experiences designed to increase participant engagement and information recall at every opportunity, to ensure that you have the most informed, most enthusiastic and most aware workforce in your corporation today.
Highways England is the government company that connects the country, by operating, maintaining and improving England’s motorways and major A roads. Formerly the Highways Agency, it became a government company in April 2015, responsible for a road network totalling around 4,300 miles.
While this represents less than 3% of all roads in England by length, these roads carry a third of all traffic by mileage and two thirds of all heavy goods traffic. Highways England is delivering £15 billion of investment on its road network between 2015 and 2020, as described in the government’s Road Investment strategy.
Fleet Forum is a non-profit organisation inspiring better, cleaner, safer and more effective transport around the world. Our mission is to make roads safer and driving less costly and cleaner in developing nations. We bring together key players in the aid and development and commercial transport sectors and inspire those with knowledge to share what they know and to learn from others.
We develop programmes to realise better fleet management, provide support and encourage collaboration to realise cleaner global practices, better legislation and a world powered by sustainable transport.
Montracon has made steady progress in the UK market over the last 40 plus years. A measured expansion programme involving considerable investment in facilities and equipment has ensured increasing production efficiency plus steady growth to the point that today Montracon’s manufacturing plants each rank with the best of any in the UK.
Building what is probably the widest range of trailers available from any of the major players, Montracon prides itself on its production flexibility. A nominal 5000 trailers a year capacity can be quickly ‘flexed’ to suit market demand and model mix delivering The Trailer For Road Transport.
Maple offer Europe’s widest range of commercial vehicle security solutions. From simple locking applications to integrated electronic seals and load integrity systems, our innovative product range caters for LCV’s and HGV’s. Maple also offer a range of unique safety applications, including the award winning SafeConnect, a trailer rollaway prevention solution.
We are unique, providing additional value to the contracts we are awarded. Our clients enjoy more than just environmental and financial benefits from our scrap metal recycling and waste management services. We help our partners to comply with Social Value Act 2012 requirements or simply support their good business ethics, by delivering reportable social value, that is both qualitative and quantitative.
What's total waste management? Recycling Lives can collect, process and recycle all of your waste streams. Including scrap metal, scrap cars, general waste, WEEE, plastics, paper and cardboard. We also offer waste management consultancy, compliance services, vehicle fleet disposal and even specialised recruitment services.
Celerity DRS are the exclusive European distributors of the PSI Automatic Tyre Inflation System. PSI is the world leading tyre inflation system for commercial trailers with over 1.5 million systems in use worldwide.
The system offers significant benefits to commercial fleets as it maintains optimum tyre pressure at all times. PSI operates whilst a vehicle is in motion or stationary, preventing slow pressure loss over time whilst also protecting against more extreme stresses and punctures and avoiding tyre related downtime. PSI is compatible with all major European axle types. Contact the Celerity DRS team to find out more.
VitalMedicals is an exciting venture created by a doctor who was once a part of the motor transport industry. We pride in providing a cost effective, quick and reliable medical for HGV drivers. Having performed 1000s of drivers’ medicals nationally, you know you can trust us!
All our medical experts have full GMC registration for your peace of mind.
We understand the importance of staying on the road and therefore offer a free re-test if your drivers were not medically fit to drive.
Book your on-site medicals to ensure you have the safest journey to keeping your drivers on the road!
DVSA is an executive agency, sponsored by the Department for Transport. Our purpose is to help people stay safe on Britain’s roads. Our vision is for safer drivers, safer vehicles and safer journeys for all.