Transport

Digital marketing, logistics, hospitality - all skills covered by Solent Partners’ new free bootcamps

Solent Partners are launching a series of skills bootcamps offering participants free and flexible training across a variety of industries to help develop their careers... READ MORE »

First Solent launch ‘Tap On Tap Off’ tech for contactless payments and personalised fares

First Solent have launched Tap On Tap Off (TOTO) technology on their buses, allowing passengers to pay with bank cards, smartphones and smartwatches. The new tech means... READ MORE »

‘Like an A-level, but in two weeks’ - Darren earns Transport Manager stripes with Meachers’ backing

Darren Vale has taken on an intensive two-week course to become a fully qualified Transport Manager with Meachers Global Logistics. The Southampton firm welcomed Darren... READ MORE »

InstaVolt opens first EV charging site in Lyndhurst

InstaVolt, the Electric vehicle (EV) charging network, has opened its first charging site in the Lyndhurst area of the New Forest. Two rapid charging stations are now... READ MORE »

Solent Partners & MTAG launch careers programme to help plug maritime and transport skills gap

A new careers programme has been launched to address the skills gap in the maritime and transport industries of the Central South. The Maritime Transport Careers... READ MORE »

‘This is just the start’ says First Bus South MD as Fareham depot gets ready for 62 electric buses

Work is underway to transform First Solent’s Hoeford depot in Fareham, ready to operate 62 brand-new electric single-deck buses from March 2024. The fleet will run... READ MORE »

Sail away! Hampshire-made tech is driving force behind ‘world’s most powerful sailing cargo ship’

Portsmouth innovators BAR Technologies are proving that sails are still going strong in the 21st century as they contribute their signature WindWings to the 100,000-tonne... READ MORE »

Griffon Hoverwork reveals the Wyvern, a military hovercraft for use in extreme environments

Southampton’s Griffon Hoverwork have unveiled a new hovercraft designed to assist armies operating in remote and hostile environments. The Wyvern class delivers a... READ MORE »

Military college says ‘huge thank you’ to Meachers who share decades of commercial logistics wisdom

Meachers Global Logistics were joined by students from the Defence College of Logistics, Policing and Administration (DCLPA) in Worthy Down recently for a look behind the... READ MORE »

Basingstoke firm is charging across Iceland as work begins on second EV hub at top tourist destination

InstaVolt has kicked off construction of a second electric vehicle charging site in Iceland following the successful launch of its flagship hub near Reykjavik Keflavik... READ MORE »