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  • Increased sustainability offered by Carrier Transicold tech

    Increased sustainability offered by Carrier Transicold tech

    11th August 2022

    Castell Howell has increased sustainability within its fleet after investing in Eco-Drive systems from Carrier Transicold. The food wholesaler has taken delivery of two Volvo FH trucks, as well as a Grey & Adams trailer with the technology. As a…

  • Out of this world: Galaxy goes Gold with FORS

    Out of this world: Galaxy goes Gold with FORS

    10th August 2022

    Galaxy Insulation & Dry Lining Ltd has become the latest FORS accredited operator to attain FORS Gold status.  In other words, it is recognition that the company’s fleet transport activities have achieved benchmark levels of safety, efficiency and environmental protection.…

  • London Calling: Gold Fish Transport turns to MB for Econics

    London Calling: Gold Fish Transport turns to MB for Econics

    9th August 2022

    When it needed to up its safety levels in London, Gold Fish Transport found that Mercedes-Benz had the answer. Better visibility, which is essential in the capital was provided in the form of the German manufacturer’s Econic. The construction materials…

  • Scania UK apprentice of the year on top of the world

    Scania UK apprentice of the year on top of the world

    8th August 2022

    A WordSkills UK finalist has been named winner of the Scania UK Apprentice of the Year 2022 Award. George Hinkley, from South Mimms service centre, triumphed at the competition at Scania’s Loughborough technical centre. On his way to the title,…

  • DVSA recognition granted to technology from Wheely-Safe

    DVSA recognition granted to technology from Wheely-Safe

    5th August 2022

    Wheel loss detection technology from Wheely-Safe has gained DVSA recognition.  The latest version of the company’s technology combines brake and hub temperature monitoring with an intelligent TPMS. As a result, it has become one of the first products recognised by…

  • Enterprise wins container-handling HGVs rental contract

    Enterprise wins container-handling HGVs rental contract

    4th August 2022

    Fourteen Multilift Commander container-handling HGVs from Enterprise Flex-E-Rent are heading to the High Speed 2 project.  The deal represents the first of its kind for a UK rental business. In addition, the Hiab-built 32 tonne unit concept has previously only…

  • Big Volvo joins the fleet at Colson Transport

    Big Volvo joins the fleet at Colson Transport

    3rd August 2022

    Nottingham-based Colson Transport has taken delivery of a Volvo FH16 750 Globetrotter 6×4 tractor unit.  The keys to the new truck have been handed to one of the operator’s longest-serving drivers, in recognition of his service. Colson Transport runs a…

  • More Direct Vision Standard action needed, says safety expert

    More Direct Vision Standard action needed, says safety expert

    2nd August 2022

    News that the Direct Vision Standard has cut accidents has been welcomed by safety expert Brigade Electronics. However, the company has warned that more could to be done to bring about real change.  The scheme requires trucks above 12 tonnes…

  • Grain haulier adds two new Fruehauf trailers to its fleet

    Grain haulier adds two new Fruehauf trailers to its fleet

    1st August 2022

    Two Fruehauf trailers have joined the fleet at Lincolnshire-based haulier H.C Wright.  As a result, the boss – Jon Wright – says transporting goods has got a lot easier. Specifically, the company is concerned with the movement of grain, sugar…

  • MAN crowns its ‘Best of the Best’ dealers at awards ceremony

    MAN crowns its ‘Best of the Best’ dealers at awards ceremony

    29th July 2022

    The ‘Best of the Best’ MAN retailers have been announced by the manufacturer at its 2021 Dealer of the Year Awards. The Awards are held annually recognise and celebrate the achievements of the MAN dealer network.  Winners were decided after…

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