HGV & Bus News

Present laden vehicles and trailers at annu...

Sep 23, 2022No Comments

Vehicle Testing and Roadworthiness Policy Specialist Richard Clements, explains what is involved and why vehicles and trailers should be presented for test laden. Testing a

Stagecoach unveils new Armed Forces Covenan...

Sep 05, 2022No Comments

Stagecoach, the UK’s largest bus and coach operator, has today (1 September 2022) unveiled the special livery of its branded Armed Forces Covenant bus, showing

XPO Logistics

XPO Logistics executive to speak on heavy v...

Sep 02, 2022No Comments

XPO Logistics, a leading global provider of freight transportation services, today announced that Dr Nicholas Head, environmental and sustainability lead – UK and Ireland, will

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Demand for trucks steady in supply constrai...

Aug 18, 2022Comments off

UK heavy goods vehicle (HGV) registrations grew by 0.4% to 9,533 units in the second quarter of 2022, according to new figures from the Society

Schmitz Cargobull trailer

Schmitz Cargobull ramps up UK production

Aug 16, 2022Comments off

Europe’s leading trailer manufacturer Schmitz Cargobull is doubling production at its UK manufacturing plant in the coming weeks to address increasing demand and as such,

Vacuum Tanker

New purpose-designed vacuum tank model from...

Jul 20, 2022Comments off

MV Commercial has added to its range of specialist vehicles with the introduction of an 8×4 Stainless Steel Vacuum Tanker complete with wash-down facility. Mounted

Lorries in sunlight

Major fleets join drive to decarbonise HGVs

Jul 15, 2022Comments off

Industry leaders in shipping and haulage are launching a cross-industry action group focused on the decarbonisation of heavy goods vehicles (HGVs). The new HGVzero taskforce

New regulations allowing use of longer semi...

Jun 29, 2022Comments off

New regulations allowing the use of longer semi-trailers (LSTs) will come into force in the autumn, the Department for Transport (DfT) has announced. In proceeding with

Abbey Logistics expects efficiency gains fr...

Jun 17, 2022Comments off

Abbey Logistics has replaced seven of its aging vehicles with new Daf XF 450 FTP tractor units. The new vehicles are expected to deliver a

Call for operator views on trial of longer ...

Jun 15, 2022Comments off

The government is looking at trialling longer heavier vehicles (LHVs) of up to 25.25m in length and 60 tonnes gross vehicle weight and is on