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‘Plans before bans’ for transit...

Sep 01, 2021No Comments

The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) has today published a new report calling on Government to help the commercial vehicle industry transition to

Wincanton extends partnership with BAE Syst...

Aug 26, 2021No Comments

Wincanton has signed a five-year extension to its deal with BAE Systems. The agreement builds on existing services Wincanton provides for the technology-led defence, aerospace

MAN Truck & Bus UK opens five dealersh...

Aug 26, 2021No Comments

In January 2021 MAN Truck & Bus UK Ltd announced the purchase of the HRVS Group and, in so doing, acquired five dealerships located across

The Best Solutions returns to BLS Truck �...

Aug 20, 2021No Comments

Family-owned haulier The Best Solutions has celebrated its fifth birthday by treating itself to a very special Mercedes-Benz Actros Edition 1 tractor unit. Supplied by

HGV market rises in Q2 but full recovery st...

Aug 20, 2021No Comments

New heavy goods vehicle (HGV) registrations increased by 128.7% in the second quarter of 2021, according to SMMT figures. The increase saw some 9,493 units

HGV market in Q2 post-Covid boost, but full...

Aug 18, 2021No Comments

New heavy goods vehicle (HGV) registrations increased by 128.7% in the second quarter of 2021, according to figures released today by the Society of Motor

Unite’s six-point plan to alleviate drive...

Aug 16, 2021Comments off

London, UK: transport trade union Unite has accused government company bosses of “dragging their feet” over the HGV driver crisis. The union warns that the

Slide in European trucking capacity raises ...

Aug 13, 2021Comments off

Trucking capacity on European roads remained at a low level in July according to industry analysts, resulting in a significant increase in spot market rates.

Tarmac’s smart card keeping HGV drivers s...

Aug 13, 2021Comments off

Tarmac has reached a significant landmark in its rollout of new fleet technology after presenting its 10,000th HGV driver with a smart card aimed at improving

Econ Engineering spreads the word on the be...

Aug 13, 2021Comments off

Winter maintenance equipment specialist Econ Engineering has added the first MirrorCam-equipped Mercedes-Benz to the fleet of gritters that local authorities and others will once again