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European National Holidays   Dear Customer We would like to take the opportunity to advise you of the following European Holidays scheduled over the next few weeks:   Thursday 4th June Switzerland, Austria, some parts of Germany & Poland Friday 5th June Denmark Wednesday 10th June Portugal Tuesday 23rd June Estonia & Latvia Wednesday 24th […]

Customer Service Team

Are you looking for an opportunity to be a part of a well established haulage company? Well look no further Dalkeith Transport are looking to expand their existing Customer Services Team. We are looking for self motivated, confident individuals who can provide an excellent customer service for both our customers and our network members. Previous […]

LGV Class 1&2 drivers required

Dalkeith Transport and Storage Company Limited are currently recruiting HGV Class 1 and 2 drivers for our Newtongrange and Cumbernauld depots as follows:- Class 1:- C&D day shift Double man night trunk Single man trunk Class 2:- C&D day shift Drivers must be presentable, physically fit and have a full valid HGV Class 1 or […]

Apprentice Customer Service Assistant

We are looking to expand our customer services team in our Newtongrange office and are looking to employ an Apprentice Customer Service Assistant. This role would ideally suit a school leaver or person between 16-21 that could enter into a Modern Apprenticeship If you would like further information or would like to apply please forward […]

Edinburgh World Heritage

Edinburgh World Heritage

Edinburgh World Heritage Dalkeith Transport  are delighted to have the opportunity to become a corporate supporter of the Edinburgh World Heritage. What is EWH I hear you ask? Well it is funded by charitable donations, the City of Edinburgh Council and Historic Scotland, with the role of protecting, conserving and promoting the World Heritage Site. […]

The Freight & Industry Times courtesy of Mandata

Dalkeith Transport & Mandata Management Ltd are featured in the Summer 2012 edition of The Freight & Industry Times (Issue 49:page 2). For a preview of the edition please follow the link below: http://www.freight-online.co.uk/ebook/ebook.htm Look out for our next feature which covers the opening of our new depot in Cumbernauld and some photo’s of the site! […]

Palletforce introduce new i-phone app

Palletforce introduce new i-phone app

        I’m pleased to announce that Palletforce now has an iPhone app on the iTunes Store.  The app is intended for use by customers and consignees to allow them to easily track consignments from their iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch. Customers only need to know the delivery postcode, and one of the […]

Olympics 2012

Olympics 2012

Olympic Operational Arrangements Dear Customer, The Olympics are due to begin 27th July until 12th August. There are several Olympic venues around the UK and the Torch Relay has already started travelling throughout the UK. These will affect services throughout and we will endeavour to give you as much information as possible. UPS are the […]

SMCC Knockhill 1st Race 2012 season

SMCC Knockhill 1st Race 2012 season

The 2012 season of The Celtic Speed Mini Cooper Cup started off with a bumper grid of 27 Minis, the biggest ever grid of Minis!! Fiona qualified a respectful 16th out of 27 with a time that last year would have put her securely in the top 10.  This just shows how competitive the minis […]

Dalkeith Dialled Into Barclay Communications

Dalkeith Dialled Into Barclay Communications

Monday 27th February 2012 Company Information: Dalkeith Transport & Storage Company was registered in 1948, and has a long history within the Transport industry in both Scotland and UK wide. Presently Dalkeith operate a fleet of circa 47 carrying vehicles, with 100 Trailers hauling general freight throughout the U.K. They also have over 230,000 sq […]

Upcoming Bank Holiday Services

Upcoming Bank Holiday Services Please find a list of upcoming bank holidays that will restrict the normal services currently available to you:   Monday 19th March         St Patrick’s Day – no collections or deliveries to Eire                                         & parts ofNorthern Ireland   Thursday 5th April           Last day for Collections for delivery Tuesday 10th April Friday 6th […]

DALKEITH TRANSPORT MODERNISE OPERATIONS & BEAT INFLATION WITH MANDATA’S MANPACK3 E-INVOICING & POD SOFTWARE

                                                                  News Release 31.10.11 For Immediate release   DALKEITH  TRANSPORT  MODERNISE  OPERATIONS & BEAT INFLATION WITH MANDATA’S   MANPACK3  E-INVOICING & POD SOFTWARE   Scottish haulier Dalkeith Transport and Storage ltd have modernised their finance administration processes with the installation of Mandata’s Manpack3 E-Invoicing and POD software to beat inflation and block revenue leakage, now being able […]

Dalkeith saves £6k in postage costs with e-invoicing software

Article in Motor Transport Magazine 02 Nov 2011 Edinburgh haulier Dalkeith Transport says modernising its finance administration process earler this year has already saved it £6k in associated costs. The Palletforce member has installed Manpack 3 e-invoicing and POD software from Mandata, which has enabled it to email customer invoices and statements instantly. Astrid McKirdy, […]

VIC COVEY JNR OPENS THE 2011 SEASON TOP OF THE CHAMPIONSHIP TABLE

VIC COVEY JNR OPENS THE 2011 SEASON TOP OF THE CHAMPIONSHIP TABLE

Rounds 1,2 &3 Knockhill, 10/4/11   Qualifying A dry track and cold air made for the perfect qualifying conditions. With 18 cars on track, track positioning was going to be critical, and after seeing a driver spin of at turn two Vic managed to get himself in the perfect position. By lap 3 Vic was […]

DALKEITH TRANSPORT - MEMBER SHAREHOLDER OF PALLETFORCE NETWORK

DALKEITH TRANSPORT – MEMBER SHAREHOLDER OF PALLETFORCE NETWORK

From March 2010, we will become a shareholder member of the highly prestigous and awardwinning Palletforce distribution network. The network, which boasts the UK’s largest and most modern palletised distribution Hub, was named as the Insitute of Transport Management’s Pallet Network of the Year 2009 and was recently visited by HRH The Princess Royal. This […]

DALKEITH TRANSPORT GO TOP GEAR

DALKEITH TRANSPORT GO TOP GEAR

Dalkeith Transport are proud to announce their sponsorship of Mark Dryden in the Scottish Motor Racing Club Mini Cooper Cup. The latest round of this series, was held at Knockhill on the 27th of April 2008 and our driver, Mark, secured his 2nd ever pole position and finished on the podium with a win. Mark […]

NEW ADDITIONS

Dalkeith Transport & Storage are pleased to announce the latest acquisitions to their fleet in their most recent expansion and renewal of the Fleet. Two new MAN 44 Tonne Tractors and 4 new MAN 18 Tonne Rigid Curtainsiders, in full Dalkeith Transport Livery, went on the road in early June and are being extremely well […]

WELCOME TO THE WEST

Dalkeith Transport & Storage are very pleased to announce the opening of their new Transport and Warehouse facility in Cumbernauld. As of May 2007, Dalkeith Transport, have opened a new Warehouse and Pick and Pack facility in Cumbernauld in Westfield Industrial Estate, at Old Quarry Road, Cumbernauld. You can now contact our team on 01236 […]

DALKEITH GO DIGITAL

DALKEITH GO DIGITAL

Dalkeith Transport & Storage, have now started to move their fleet over to Digital Tachographs vehicles. Taking delivery of their first six new 07 plated MAN vehicles with two 44T Artics and 4 18T Rigids, Managing Director, Mr. Peter Wright said “We are delighted with the smooth way that these vehicles have integrated into the […]

Scottish Fleet Director of the Year Award 2005

Scottish Fleet Director of the Year Award 2005

Dalkeith Transport & Storage Company Ltd’s Managing Director, Mr. Peter Wright, being presented with the Scottish Fleet Director of the Year award in Glasgow, by Frakin’s Commercial Director (sponsor of the award), Mr. David Farbon. The following is the introduction that Mr. Farbon said, before presenting the award (with Dougie Donnelly) to Mr. Peter Wright. […]