HGV News

Crash test with damping front. Swedish Transport Agency

New truck front to save lives

Mar 13, 2024Comments off

Researchers at Chalmers University of Technology, in Sweden, have developed a new truck front concept to significantly reduce fatal crashes in car-truck collisions. The new

Mercedes-Benz Low-entry trucks

GRS Group proves low-entry trucks are up to...

Mar 12, 2024Comments off

The arrival of GRS Group’s latest batch of Mercedes-Benz trucks means the operator is now running the country’s biggest fleet of low-entry Econic tippers. The

AccessXL PALFINGER tail lift

AccessXL expands tail-lift range as PALFING...

Feb 20, 2024Comments off

AccessXL, part of XL Global Group and a leader in the design and manufacture of hydraulic lifts for commercial vehicles, is delighted to announce a

New truck on a motorway

Demand for new trucks grows for second year...

Feb 16, 2024Comments off

Demand for new heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) grew for the second year running with UK registrations up 13.5% in 2023, according to the latest figures

Whincup select Krone for European loading versatility

Whincup select Krone for European loading v...

Dec 07, 2023Comments off

Brian Whincup and Sons have taken delivery of three curtainsider trailers from Krone, which enable the company to operate to maximum load capacity within UK

Noone Transport with a new Krone trailer

Noone Transport returns to Krone as demand ...

Nov 20, 2023Comments off

Noone Transport, based in Co. Meath, Ireland, is undergoing a period of significant investment as it opens up new routes throughout Ireland, the UK and

Record zero emission truck uptake

Nov 17, 2023Comments off

British demand for new heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) grew by 14.9% in the third quarter of 2023 with 11,531 trucks serving purposes from supermarket deliveries

Diesel pump

Alternative Fuels for Road Freight Strategy...

Nov 09, 2023Comments off

Yesterday, (08/11/2023), the Western Gateway and Peninsula Transport Sub-national Transport Bodies (STBs) launch their Alternative Fuels for Road Freight Strategy for the South West. This

Truck parking

Radius removes stress of securing truck sto...

Nov 09, 2023Comments off

Radius, the largest supplier of fuel cards in the UK and operator of the UK Fuels network, has today announced it has strengthened its UK

TfL Trucks

TfL steps up preparations for strengthening...

Nov 06, 2023Comments off

With one year to go until London’s HGV Safety Permit Scheme strengthens, TfL is encouraging operators to prepare their fleets. Under the Direct Vision Standard,