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Abbey Logistics expects efficiency gains fr...

Jun 17, 2022No Comments

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, 2022No Comments

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

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Mercedes-Benz Trucks will be launching the ...

Apr 08, 2022Comments off

Powerful, extremely reliable, profitable in day-to-day operations, fuel-saving and yet also dynamic: Haulage firms make a variety of demands on their trucks – because they

Tevva secures substantial funding to develo...

Nov 16, 2021Comments off

Electric and hydrogen truck pioneer Tevva is pleased to announce that it has successfully raised US$57 million by way of an oversubscribed private placement from

New Renault Trucks Tridem drives profitabil...

Oct 25, 2021Comments off

Somerset-based MRA Rousell and Sons has added a Renault Trucks C460 8×4 tridem with PPG aluminium insulated tipper body to its 5-strong fleet. Supplied by

Wincanton extends partnership with BAE Syst...

Aug 26, 2021Comments off

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, 2021Comments off

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, 2021Comments off

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, 2021Comments off

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

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.