Bathgate Silica Sand

The Team

Managing Director

Andy has been working in the logistics industry for over 25 years. Having held positions in privately-owned organisations of varying sizes, he has experience in both the commercial and operational side of logistics, including many years as an Operations Director. He has also travelled considerably across Europe, and with an established network combined with his wide knowledge of the logistics industry, he provides solid leadership of the Arclid Transport team.


Operations Manager

Andy brings a wealth of experience from working in the industry for the past 16 years. He has an extensive understanding of the bulk liquid tanker and fuel tanker markets from working across both the UK and Europe. Andy is highly qualified for his role of Transport Manager and he holds an International Certificate of Professional Competence. He also knows how the job works from a driver perspective as he has a C+E licence and is fully ADR qualified.


Logistics Planner

Simon has worked in the Logistics Industry for over 15 years and brings a wealth of operational experience with large and smaller companies, which has given him an insight into a number of different styles of operations. Extremely versatile and customer focused, Simon is motivated by ensuring on time in full deliveries, flexibility and a positive customer service experience. Simon holds a National CPC and is very experienced in Logistic planning and resource management.


Weighbridge and Operations Cover

Andy’s strong background in distribution ensures that he is highly knowledgeable and proficient at processing all orders and queries. Andy is responsible for driver management and service management. He is highly focused on our customers’ requirements, leading to a high level of flexibility, efficiency and control in the scheduling process.


Payroll and Invoicing Department

With a strong interest in vehicles and, having worked within the Logistics Industry for over 15 years, Anwen joined Arclid Transport in 2007. With a keen eye for detail, she is responsible for payroll, purchase and sales invoices as well as general clerical administration.


Trainee Logistics Planner (Apprentice)

Having just finished 6th form at Sandbach School Sam decided against University, preferring an apprenticeship. As a keen baker Sam completed 6 months training as a chef before swapping the heat of the kitchen for the heat of the transport office. With great interpersonal skills Sam in enjoying working with the drivers and planning team as he gets to know all elements of the Arclid business.