UK Container Movements
We operate a fleet of 40 articulated vehicles, we can offer road haulage throughout the UK and Europe 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
We offer dock shunting service at very competitive rate from Felixstowe quay to local storage/distribution facilities 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
We are able to collect containers from any UK port and bring them to our secure premises to meet with the third party trailer that is collecting the goods.
Strategically based from our secure premises at the Port of Felixstowe, we are ideally situated to handle chilled or ambient containers moving through the country.
VKVP was founded in 2014 and operate from our head office in Felixstowe. We have continued to expand since the start of trading and now offer a range of supply chain services to companies operating in various markets throughout the United Kingdom, no matter what our customers requirements are we pride ourselves on providing them with an efficient, reliable and professional logistics solution. The fleet has consistently grown and we now operate a large fleet which all have the latest technology and equipment, enabling us to offer the highest quality of service to our customers. All of our vehicles only park at secure services and are provided with container locks to ensure the safety of your cargo at all times, as well as this our operating systems are the very best in the industry providing us with key information about the status of all shipments and their routes. Delivering the capability to operate from any port within the United Kingdom VKVP are a company you can rely on, our diverse range of services include customs clearance, container storage, genset hire and the unloading of cars onto transporters. Over recent years we have become members of various associations and gained new licenses Including the RHA, UK Haulier as well as holding a waste carriers license. No matter how big or small your cargo is you can rely on VKVP Haulage.
WHY USE VKVP
wide range of services
modern and diverse fleet
Our experienced staff always try to find suitable solutions for your transport requirements. Find out more about why you should use VKVP
Starting in w/c 13/7/20 after our successful Operators Licence increase we will commence using the New operating centre at Fordham near Newmarket . The Yard can be used for overnight parking and as the Operating Centre for 10 trucks.
In March just prior to lockdown, we have moved into our new office on our Felixstowe site . As we are growing quickly we had outgrown the old office and the new building will ensure all the staff can communicate properly and be comfortable in a good working environment .
On Friday 10/7/20 we had confirmation that we been successful with our application to increase our Operators Licence by a further 10 trucks and 25 trailers . Well Done to all involved !
In early July we have taken on 2 x Curtainsider trailers which we will work alongside our existing container business . In addition to this we now have trucks working regularly on European Tautliner Business from DFDS Terminal in Felixstowe . These option will help us to overcome downturns in container volumes throughout the year Read more about New Curtainsiders Added to Fleet…[…]
Over the first period of 2020, we are preparing for the arrival of 33 replacement Renault T Range Tractor Units. This order alongside the previous Mercedes tractor units that arrived in January will see us update over half of our current fleet, all of the new vehicles will feature our distinctive VKVP livery. We expect Read more about Arrival date set for fleet replacements…[…]
As we prepare for a busy 2020 we have added 5 replacement Mercedes Actros Tractor Units to our fleet, this is part of the ongoing fleet renewal cycle and these will all be operational from January 2020.
We are pleased to welcome new staff to the Company. Firstly Glenn Turner who has joined us as General Manager. We also welcome Tony Willats as our new Transport Manager. Both appointments it is hoped will take us to the next level in 2020 as we continue our growth with new business contracts. Welcome Both Read more about New Staff…[…]
Today 28/1/19 we have finally to move our Operational Staff to the New Yard in Felixstowe. This move will enable us to improve our communication with the driving staff and will allow the Operational Staff to build on the already strong relationships with the drivers whilst at the same times increasing our controls.
Now that we have completed the process of moving our Operating Centre to the Anglian Water site in Felixstowe, we have taken delivery of a new portable building which will eventually be converted to our Office. We are hoping to be in an operational before year end. Toilet and shower block for the drivers was Read more about New Office Delivered…[…]
We have taken delivery of 4 additional MAN TGX vehicles and these will be Operational from 4/8/18. These additional trucks are required in order to cope with our recent and ongoing growth.