31 May - 2 June 2018
Harrogate Convention Centre 

2018 Shortlist

Winners will be revealed on 1 June at the Majestic Hotel, Harrogate. You can book your tickets by clicking here.

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Tanker Operator of the Year

Sponsored by Feldbinder UK


This award celebrates the best tanker operator in the UK for 2018. These companies demonstrated  excellence in the customer service and evidence of innovative thinking that has kept them ahead of the competition. Tanker operators were required to demonstrate to our judges that they had a clear and successful business strategy, an excellent record on safety and legal compliance and a commitment to training and retaining their key assets - the tanker drivers. 

The 2018 shortlisted companies are:

CEMEX UK Operations

Lomas Distribution

Suttons Transport Group

Whitworth Bros Limited

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Tanker Safety Award

Sponsored by Protruck Auctions


This award celebrates companies with either exceptional commitment to all round operational safety throughout the company or described a specific successful initiative designed to improve safety in a particular area of the operation.   

The 2018 shortlisted companies are:

Bibby Distribution

CEMEX UK Operations

McPherson

Suttons Transport Group

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Tipper Haulier of the Year

Sponsored by Volvo Group UK


This award celebrates the best Tipper Haulier of the year in the UK. Entrants for this award were required to show clear record of sound financial management, an all-round commitment to best practice, the active measures taken to improve service levels and grown in both size and profitability.

The 2018 shortlisted companies are:

Alfred Hymas

Allied Plant

Ernest Cooper

Mick George Haulage

Paul Smart Transport

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Tipper Livery of the Year

Sponsored by Close Brothers:


This award celebrates liveries that are used as mobile billboards by operators to present a strong, positive image of the company and the transport industry to the public. Judges were seeking a modern, stylish livery that gets across its message clearly and effectively. 

The 2018 shortlisted liveries are:

Alfred Hymas

CEMEX UK Operations

HD Ricketts

JPE Aggregate

Y Pellets

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Tipper Safety Award

Sponsored by MV Commercial


This award celebrates those who either an exceptional commitment to all-round operational safety or describe a specific successful initiative designed to improve safety in a particular area of the operation as a tipper operator.

The 2018 shortlisted companies are:

T.K. Gallagher

Tarmac