Friday 19th Jul 2019 - Logistics Manager Magazine

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Army highlights logistics in Apprenticeship Week

Logistics apprentice Craig Lewis has been chosen as an ambassador for the British Army’s apprenticeship programme, to help highlight the fact that the Army runs the largest employer apprenticeship scheme in the UK.

MoD picks Leidos for £13bn military spend

The Ministry of Defence hopes to save £500 million in military spending after selecting US group Leidos as the preferred bidder for the Logistics Commodities and Services (Transformation) programme – a 13 year contract to manage up to £1bn a year of spending.

LM Afghanistan Special: Logistics on the front line

British armed forces completed their withdrawal from Camp Bastion this week. Logistics Manager reporter Liza Helps spent a week with military logisticians to discover what is required when redeploying troops. Read our exclusive three-part series on it her

General Dynamics picks Wincanton for MoD logistics support

General Dynamics UK, the Ministry of Defence contractor, has awarded a five-year contract to Wincanton to provide inventory management, storage and dispatch of secure communication equipment (known as Bowman) and tactical communication infrastructure (TCI

£36m defence contract for TVS

TVS Supply Chain Solutions has won a £36m four year contract with the Defence Support Group (DSG) to provide spare parts for Land Rover vehicles used for front line commands and repair workshops

Telford bids to become MoD logistics centre

Telford & Wrekin Council has submitted two planning applications in its bid to become a main centre for the Ministry of Defence’s UK logistics operation as the department moves forward with its reorganisation following the Strategic Defence & Security Rev

Afghan return increases shed demand

TVS Supply Chain Solutions has opened a new defence warehouse in Oxfordshire to meet the Ministry of Defence’s requirement for additional storage space in preparation for the withdrawal of British troops from Afghanistan