TRANSBRIDGE FREIGHT NEWS

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Twin Evap Trailers

Twin Evap Trailers

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Sep 15, 2017

A rare opportunity that a few of our Temperature Controlled Trailers are here on site at our Middleton Manchester depot. Twin evap trailers with a side door loading facility. Fully validated and mapped. We can offer you a viable Groupage solution which is fully licensed and GDP compliant with the MHRA. Please contact sales@transbridgefreight.co.uk for more information.

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Sep 15, 2017

Phase 1 Chilled Room Installation

Phase 1 Chilled Room Installation

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Sep 8, 2017

The first phase of installation is almost complete in our new Chilled Temp Control room in Antrim. The Chilled Room set at +5 Deg C to accomodate Pharmaceuticals that have a storage and transportation temperature range of between +2C & +8C. Located within the existing Temp Control Facility at our Antrim, Northern Ireland Depot the new Chilled Room will accommodate Chilled consignments either...

Twin Compartment 18 Tonne vehicle - Temp Controlled

Twin Compartment 18 Tonne vehicle - Temp Controlled

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Jun 29, 2017

First of hopefully many Twin Compartment 18 Tonne vehicles to be operating from our WDA Licensed distribution site in Antrim Northern Ireland. Capable of carrying either, or both, Ambient and Chilled Pharmaceutical and Healthcare related products in full compliance with GDP Guidelines. All our Temp Control vehicles are equipped with real time GPRS Tracking providing full visibility of the...

Euro 6 - DAF CF65 rigid additio

Euro 6 - DAF CF65 rigid additio

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on May 23, 2017

Euro 6 - DAF CF65 rigid addition. Longer wheelbase and body which allows us to increase carrying capacity in terms of pallet spaces and accommodate larger, over-sized, out of gauge items. Fitted with a new internal load securing system -'Bungee Pull down, roof strapping system'. Aiding our drivers to remain compliant with load securing legislation.

Twin Evap Temp Controlled Pharma Deliveries

Twin Evap Temp Controlled Pharma Deliveries

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Apr 26, 2017

Our 25th year Anniversary Super Space cab carrying out twin evap temp controlled, GDP Pharma Deliveries, throughout the North and South of Ireland. We can offer you a viable Groupage solution which is fully licensed and GDP compliant with the MHRA. Get in touch sales@transbridgefreight.co.uk.

August 2016 - Happy Retirement Mike

August 2016 - Happy Retirement Mike

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

Another of our long serving drivers retires Friday 12th August. Mike Blaxall has been a Class 1 driver with the Company for almost twenty years. Formerly a member of the RAF Mike joined the company in 1994 and has proven to be a loyal and dedicated employee with a good customer facing ability. Mike and his wife, Carol, are avid travellers and intend to spend their new leisure time on exploring...

May 2016 - Happy Retirement Steve

May 2016 - Happy Retirement Steve

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

After 17 years of dedicated and loyal service Steve Tanner, one of our longest serving drivers, retires at the end of May. Steve has been a great ambassador for the company in his daily customer facing role. He has had an unblemished record with the Company and has had a continuous "Can do, Will do" attitude throughout. His retirement coincides with a house move to the Huddersfield area for...

April 2016 - GDP Pharma Fleet Addition

April 2016 - GDP Pharma Fleet Addition

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

The latest addition to our GDP fleet arrived at our Antrim Depot today. The self contained Temperature Controlled storage cube can be transferred from vehicle to vehicle and warehouse to vehicle in minutes providing a perfect solution to smaller Pharmaceutical shipments that are to be kept at a different temperature than the rest of the load. The unit is fully tracked using the Thermo King...

March 2016 - TFS Helping to build a better Manchester

March 2016 - TFS Helping to build a better Manchester

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

We have received confirmation that both our Manchester & Antrim, Northern Ireland sites have been granted WDA (Wholesale Distributor Authorisation) licences by the MHRA for Pharmaceutical products. If you require a fully GDP compliant service into Ireland for shipments of a parcel upwards from the UK & Europe please contact sales@transbridgefreight.co.uk

March 2016 - WDA Licence

March 2016 - WDA Licence

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

We have received confirmation that both our Manchester & Antrim, Northern Ireland sites have been granted WDA (Wholesale Distributor Authorisation) licences by the MHRA for Pharmaceutical products. If you require a fully GDP compliant service into Ireland for shipments of a parcel upwards from the UK & Europe please contact sales@transbridgefreight.co.uk

October 2015 -Temp Controlled Pharma Distribution Trailer

October 2015 -Temp Controlled Pharma Distribution Trailer

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

The first of our dedicated Temperature Controlled trailers has now been commissioned. The Montracon twin compartment trailer with Thermo King unit will be positioned at our Antrim depot to provide fully compliant pharmaceutical and healthcare deliveries within Ireland. Supported by smaller twin compartment vans and a purpose built Temperature Controlled warehouse facility we now have the...

Sept 2015 - Cameras.........Action

Sept 2015 - Cameras.........Action

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

Our latest Euro 6 6x2 Tractor unit is being commissioned today. This truck is the first in the fleet to be fitted with forward and rear facing cameras. Going forward all new trucks introduced into the fleet will be fitted with this technology to support our drivers in the event of an incident whilst on the road.

Aug 2016 - Kids Safe Community Support

Aug 2016 - Kids Safe Community Support

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

Trans-Bridge are proud to once again be sponsoring our local community's Road Safety campaign for Primary School children. "Kidsafe" visit local schools distributing School Safety Packs which contain board games and other useful literature to educate young children in road safety.

Aug 2015 - Congratulations To Nick Barlow on passing his DGSA Exams

Aug 2015 - Congratulations To Nick Barlow on passing his DGSA Exams

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

Congratulations to Nick Barlow on passing his DGSA Exam. Nick is now fully qualified to undertake the role of our Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor. Nick has gained a lot of experience over the years with Trans-Bridge in this particular field which will stand him in good stead carrying out his DGSA duties. Well done Nick!

August 2015 - Temp Controlled Storage & Distribution Facility

August 2015 - Temp Controlled Storage & Distribution Facility

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

The construction of our Temp Controlled cross dock facility at our Antrim Depot is almost complete. DA Contracts in N. Ireland had the structure up in an amazingly short amount of time and already looks very impressive. Once the doors are fitted, work will start on the installation of the Air Conditioning units and Temp Monitoring equipment. The guidelines issued by the European Commission on...

April 2015 - Export & Freight Magazine Feature

April 2015 - Export & Freight Magazine Feature

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

After acquiring our new Northern Ireland Depot in Antrim. Export and Freight conducted a face to face interview with Brian Anderton Operations Director. Please click on the link below to view the article: http://www.transbridgefreight.co.uk/assets/img/downloads/tfs_magazine.pdf

April 2015 - Euro 6 Fleet Expands

April 2015 - Euro 6 Fleet Expands

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

Two new DAF CF65 220 curtain siders have been added to the fleet this week. Our fleet replacement programme will continue throughout the year to ensure our fleet is of the highest standard and efficiency to meet our customers needs. Both vehicles have automatic transmission, Auto Eco stop facility and full aero dynamic kits to maximise fuel efficiency.

February 2015 - New Look Montracon Trailers

February 2015 - New Look Montracon Trailers

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

Today we have taken delivery of our latest Montracon Tautliner. The trailer is sporting our new look livery with hi tech printed curtains. Our trailer replacement and refurbishment will continue throughout the year.

February 2015 - New Antrim Site

February 2015 - New Antrim Site

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

We are pleased to announce that our new depot in Antrim is now fully operational. The site is 2.45 Acres overall containg a 23,000 sq feet warehouse complimented with a two storey 3,500 sq feet office suite and a further seperate 5000sq feet warehouse. The whole site is fully enclosed with high security fencing, electronic gate and is fully secured with a remotely monitored analytical cctv...

April 2014 - Jonathan Rea Partnership Re Kindled

April 2014 - Jonathan Rea Partnership Re Kindled

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

Trans-Bridge Freight have taken up the opportunity to support the JAR Honda MX team during 2014. JAR Honda is World Superbike rider Jonathan Rea’s Moto Cross team, currently competing in the British and Irish championship. Riders Lewis Tombs and Matt Moffat have already made a good start to the season with top ten finish positions. Trans-Bridge have a strong relationship with the Rea Family

April 2014 - Euro 6 Arrives at Trans-Bridge

April 2014 - Euro 6 Arrives at Trans-Bridge

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

Our first Euro 6 vehicle to be introduced into the fleet is a Daf LF45 180. Euro 6 engines produce far less CO2 Emissions than their predecessors and the truck even interacts with the driver through visual dashboard messages on how best to drive the vehicle. As part of our ongoing commitment to both the Environment and also to comply with our customers own CO2 footprint reduction we will be...

March 2014 - Latest Fleet Addition

March 2014 - Latest Fleet Addition

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

The latest addition to the Trans-Bridge fleet sporting our new livery is a 45' Montracon Box Van. This is the first hard sided trailer to be introduced into the fleet primarily to accommodate the requirements of one of our Blue Chip Pharmaceutical clients.

Oct 14 - GDP Training

Oct 14 - GDP Training

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

Following the recent changes in the MHRA’s GDP Guidelines for the carriage of Pharmaceutical products we are currently updating all of our warehouse operatives and driver’s GDP training. The training is primarily being delivered by Nick Barlow from our Operations Team by way of an In House training programme followed by an evaluation test. The training programme was well received by some of...

 Sept 2013 - New Livery

Sept 2013 - New Livery

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 15, 2017

Our two latest additions to the fleet are both sporting our refreshed livery. Whilst trying to remain with the theme that instantly lets everyone know exactly what it is we do, digital advances have given us artistic licence to be that little bit more adventurous. We will be shortly commencing a staged refresh of our existing fleet, which coupled with new vehicles scheduled over the next few...

New Look Website

New Look Website

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Mar 8, 2017

Our new look website has been launched today which we hope reflects the strides we are taking as a company to be constantly looking inward to ensure we are not only delivering the highest of standards but also keeping pace in today’s digital world. We hope that this refresh will make our site more interesting and user friendly for both our existing customers and those we haven’t met yet. The...

FLT DRIVER REQUIRED

FLT DRIVER REQUIRED

Posted by Ryan Hajdukewycz on Aug 28, 2013

FLT DRIVER REQUIRED