SwipBox expands into UK with TENESO Denmark’s help

TENESO Denmark stores, transports, installs and services package systems for the Danish package handler SwipBox. The total solution saves valuable time and resources, and after the roll-out in Sweden, MTAB has been involved in implementing it in several other countries including the UK SwipBox has a unique business model, which has resulted in rapid expansion since…

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Race to the sun. The teams next adventure

The Bishopsgate Crew are this year taking on a fresh new challenge in The New Year in aid of the children’s charity Action Medical Research.

Appealing to the more ‘all-rounder’ athlete, Bishopsgate have entered two teams of four to “Race the Sun” on the Isle of With in July. It sounded challenging…not least the waking up at 0500…so I asked the race organiser what did they have to do?

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Sustainability from TENESO Sweden partner MTAB

Few building projects have been covered so extensively in the media like the building of the New Karolinska Solna University Hospital (NKS). The multinational construction company Skanska has never been involved in a larger project and Sweden’s biggest county council has never before carried out a more extensive piece of construction.

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Top Safety Accreditation for Bishopsgate

Bishopsgate has been awarded accreditation from Safecontractor for its commitment to achieving excellence in health and safety. Safecontractor is a leading third party accreditation scheme which recognises very high standards in health and safety management amongst UK contractors. Employing 135 people, Bishopsgate is principally involved in the national and European transportation, installation and storage of…

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Christmas & New Year Opening Hours 2016

With Christmas and the New Year holiday period looming, we know how difficult it can be planning in collections and deliveries during this time. To assist you in your planning over the Christmas period, please find below details of Bishopsgate’s opening hours & our internal trunk plan. Monday 19th Dec: Normal working hours Tuesday 20th Dec: Normal working…

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Self-Driving Trucks makes first delivery

Scary but true. Otto, an Uber owned start up, just sent 50,000 cans of beer 100 miles through Colorado on the back of a truck. With no one at the wheel!!! In the early morning hours of October 20th 2016, an 18 wheel tractor trailer pulled into Colorado Springs bearing 50,000 frosty cans of Budweiser…

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Taylor gets ready for Borneo adventure

Following on from our last piece of news on Bishopsgate sponsoring Taylor for her lifetime of a trip next year to Borneo, I tracked her down for an update. “Over the course of the last year I have completed my Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award, which consisted of four different aspects: volunteering; a physical activity;…

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BBC Reporter Flatpacked! Read on

One of our large HGV vehicles caused a bit of a storm on social media recently when it appeared to menicingly move ever closer to a BBC reporter doing a live broadcast just before the feed suddenly switched back to the BBC studio. The suspenseful cliffhanger ending led many viewers to take to social media…

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Relay-race for charity succeeded!

On Friday the 29th of July the employees from our European Teneso partners Eijgenhuijsen BV started a relay run for Rita foundation (Stichting Rita). The run started in Amsterdam, at the exact location where the company was founded in 1910. 130 km and 23 hours later, the runners finished at their final destination in Ruurlo. Willem…

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Wincor Charity Golf Day

Tim and I had a thoroughly good day out last week playing in the Wincor Nixdorf charity golf day. I use the word ‘playing’ loosely because, despite all of our efforts to hone our skills beforehand it would have taken a tiger like effort to get anywhere close to the winning score or should I say scores. Our combined score was close but unfortunately only 1 score counted on the day.

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