25 press releases for "Transport and Logistics"

23 November 2016

Autumn Statement 2016 - PwC comments on devolution

Commenting on today's Autumn Statement, Chris Buttress, Devolved and Local Government Leader at PwC, said: “To help regions in the UK fulfill their economic potential,...

08 November 2016

UK cities now outperform pre-crisis peak – PwC’s Good Growth for Cities index 2016

Oxford and Reading top the 2016 UK city rankings, ahead of other leading UK cities Edinburgh, Southampton and Bristol All cities have shown improved performance,...

24 June 2016

EU referendum - PwC comments on potential consequences for the airline industry

Ben Paul, PwC partner and airline industry leader, said:   “The decision to leave the EU has profound implications for our aviation industry, with issues...

18 May 2016

Queen's Speech 2016: insurance in a digital age....and with driverless cars

Mohammad Khan, PwC's insurance leader, welcomes the inclusion of insurance within the raft of measures on driverless cars contained in today's Queen's Speech, saying: "As...

Queen's Speech 2016: PwC comments on driverless cars

Phil Harrold, automotive partner at PwC, comments on the Queen's Speech, which focussed heavily on the digital economy and technology, saying: "Today's Queen's Speech reinforces...

09 May 2016

Global market for commercial applications of drone technology valued at over $127bn

The drone revolution is disrupting industries ranging from agriculture to filmmaking. According to a new study by PwC on the commercial applications of drone technology,...

15 April 2016

Standards setter finalises revenue rules - but it could cost billions globally to implement

The International Accounting Standards Board’s amendments to the new revenue standard, IFRS 15 "Revenue from contracts with customers", have now been finalised. Responding to the...

06 April 2016

New car sales reach a 17 year record high in March - PwC's automotive leader comments

PwC's automotive leader, Phil Harrold responds as March hits a 17 year* record high for new car sales: "Today's figures reflect continuing business and consumer...

18 March 2016

Is UK’s rail network on the brink of the biggest shake up since privatisation? - PwC comments

Commenting on the Shaw Report recommendations, which will now be considered by the Department for Transport (DtR) during 2016, Charles Johnson-Ferguson, PwC transport partner, said:...

16 March 2016

Budget 2016: PwC comments on plans to keep UK moving – on the road or on tracks.

Richard Abadie, PwC transport and infrastructure partner, said: “We welcome the funding announced for further analysis of the Trans-Pennine tunnel, HS3 and Crossrail 2. This...

Budget 2016: PwC comments on fuel duty boon for motorists and hauliers

Phil Harrold, automotive partner, PwC, commented on the Chancellor's move to freeze fuel duty, saving the average motorist around £75 a year and as much...

Budget 2016: PwC comments on UK’s aim to lead driverless revolution - and the potential economic benefit

Phil Harrold, automotive partner at PwC, comments on the Chancellor's announcement to pilot the UK's first driverless car tests on A-roads and motorways from next...

11 March 2016

Can operators match the pace of the smart ticketing revolution? – PwC survey

91% of London travellers now use smart ticketing technologies – up from 41% in 2014 Only 20% of travellers outside London use smart ticketing despite...

04 February 2016

Ben Paul to lead PwC’s airlines and airport industry practice

He believes industry is increasingly turning commercial disruptors to their advantage But warns of revenues risks from digital complacency Ben Paul has been named as...

29 January 2016

How can airlines steal market share as consumers book flights to beat the winter blues? – PwC surv

Dark nights, post-festive season blues and the aftermath of three storms: it’s perhaps no surprise that January is a busy month for flight and holiday...

01 December 2015

PwC backs new industry cluster research at Silverstone Park

PwC has added its support to a new study into the concentration of high-performance technology and motorsport (HPT&M) businesses located around the world famous Silverstone...

03 September 2015

Assessment of transport infrastructure project priorities needs to change to recognise more than just cost

PwC/ Smith Institute Transport round tables: Connecting our cities and regions New and different assessment models are needed for considering whether large transport infrastructure projects...

08 April 2015

PwC targets an extra £56m return to MG Rover creditors as 10-year milestone is passed

Today marks ten years since Rob Hunt, Tony Lomas, and Ian Powell were appointed as administrators of MG Rover Group, the Midlands -based car production...

11 December 2014

A year of two halves - 2014 European IPOs reach levels last seen in 2007, despite increasing investor fatigue in the second half of the year

European IPOs in the 11 months ended November 2014 (“YTD 2014”) raised over 80% more than the whole of last year, with 344 companies raising...

24 November 2014

Only 1% of car buyers would buy an electric car - PwC survey

99% of people looking for new cars wouldn’t consider buying an electric car and only 13% are interested in buying a hybrid vehicle. The majority...

23 October 2014

London Mining plc in administration- UPDATE (“London Mining” or “the Company”)

Peter Dickens, joint administrator of London Mining plc and director at PwC, said: “The administrators of London Mining are pleased that terms have been agreed...

19 September 2014

PwC: what does the Scottish Referendum mean for tax in Scotland and the UK?

Commenting on what the Scottish Referendum result means for tax in Scotland, and the UK as a whole, David Glen, head of tax in Scotland...

05 December 2013

Autumn Statement - PwC comments on paper tax disc abolishment

In light of the decision to scrap the paper tax disc, Jonathan Evans, PwC tax Partner, commented: "This will make things easier administratively, although it...

23 August 2013

Consumers say ‘show me the money’ to start the smart ticketing revolution

As the August bank holiday getaway gets underway, a new study by PwC shows that almost half of those travelling by bus and rail will...

19 April 2013

From trains to phones to apprentices – PwC projects win at consulting industry awards

PwC had another successful year at the MCA awards, picking up the most awards of any consultancy on the night with three project awards and...
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