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Wayve & DPD launch a Fleet Data Collec...

Oct 20, 2021No Comments

Wayve, the London-based company pioneering deep learning for autonomous urban mobility, today announced a Fleet Data Collection Pilot with DPD, the UK’s leading parcel delivery firm. The companies are working together to explore how innovations in

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Heliox launches its 180kW Flex Charge Syste...

Oct 20, 2021No Comments

Today, rapid charging expert Heliox has announced the launch of its 180kW Flex Charge System™, designed for high-powered depots and overnight charging across multiple vehicles, including buses and trucks. The Heliox 180kW Flex Charge System™ has

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Net Zero Strategy: Build Back Greener

Oct 20, 2021No Comments

The government has published its strategy to achieve the decarbonisation in all UK sectors by 2050. Last year, the Prime Minister set out his 10 point plan for a green industrial revolution, laying the foundations for a

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Citroën reveals 2022 updates to Relay van ...

Oct 19, 2021No Comments

Citroën UK has updated its popular Relay van range for 2022. Relay is the largest model in Citroën’s Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) line-up. Citroën Relay now features two new Euro 6.3 Diesel engines and enhanced standard

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Lorry driving along the road

Freight exchange app to help haulage operat...

Oct 19, 2021No Comments

One of the UK’s largest online freight exchange platforms, Returnloads (part of the Mandata Group), has launched a new smartphone app enabling its members to work in a more integrated way across its technology-led haulage community.

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BYD ADL Enviro400EV

Transport Minister hails start of COP26 ele...

Oct 19, 2021No Comments

Transport minister Trudy Harrison MP (Mon 18th Oct) has signalled her support for a unique electric bus tour from London to Glasgow to celebrate low carbon energy and transport projects that are transforming our lives. The

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Alcohol and drug misuse – is it time to t...

Oct 19, 2021No Comments

The full implications of the COVID-19 pandemic will take many more months, if not years, to play out. One of the many worrying consequences is that the restrictions and lockdowns have left a legacy of harmful

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Trucks waiting at a ferry port

Driver shortage: Government extends cabotag...

Oct 18, 2021No Comments

The Government is hoping to ease pressure on the country’s supply chains caused by the driver shortage by temporarily extending so-called ‘cabotage’ rights. The Department for Transport (DfT) proposals, set out in a consultation launched yesterday (October, 14), mean

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Scania has launched a three-axle LNG tracto...

Oct 15, 2021No Comments

Scania has further extended its portfolio of dedicated gas-fuelled trucks with the introduction of a 6×2/2 LNG (liquified natural gas) tractor unit.  Equipped with a lightweight Hendrickson centre lift-axle, the vehicle is available to order immediately.

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Jodi Smith in front of her truck

Are women the future of trucking?

Oct 15, 2021No Comments

Jodi Smith is a Class 2 truck driver for JMS Powered Access. She has been driving trucks since 2016 and is an advocate for female drivers. Famed for her pink cab, Jodi is determined to share