Wednesday 13 December 2017

Certas Energy launches new brand for South Wales fuel depots

Independent fuels and lubricants supplier Certas Energy has announced the official launch of its brand in South Wales, uniting five depots in Cardiff, Cinderford, Hereford, Langstone and Three…

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TMD Friction accelerates to victory as IFA CV Supplier of the Year

Brake friction technology provider TMD Friction has been named CV supplier of the year by the Independent Motor Trade Factors Associated Ltd (IFA). Winning the title for the…

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How a healthy cashflow can help keep the wheels turning

Andrew Ribbins, managing director of asset finance at Ultimate Finance, says external funding can help provide day-to-day financial security for fleet operators One of the challenges of operating…

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Winter warning

With the cold season upon us, Derek Bryan – vice president EMEA of fleet management specialist Telogis – offers his perspective on how technology can be harnessed to…

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Combating poor air with cleaner fleets

Brian Worrall, director of corporate affairs at Certas Energy, offers his perspective on how fleets can affordably clean up their act with alternative fuels In the wake of…

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Autumn Budget 2017: transport industry reaction

Road transport trade groups and industry suppliers have responded to a range of government measures affecting the sector, which were unveiled in the Treasury’s autumn Budget last week….

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TfL truck safety scheme to embrace ‘more holistic approach’

Transport for London (TfL) has begun its latest consultation into the Direct Vision Standard (DVS) system for HGVs in the capital, promising a ‘more holistic approach’ to truck…

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Drug screening: time for a new approach?

Dr Paul Yates, business development director at Intelligent Fingerprinting, examines the role and management of drug screening in the workplace for commercial transport operators Drug misuse is a…

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Authorities call for ‘change of attitude’ on brake testing

Both the Driver & Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) and the traffic commissioners (TCs) of Great Britain have warned the road transport industry to lift its game urgently in…

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The 21st century delivery system

Northgate Vehicle Hire, the long-term van hire specialist, takes a look at the changing landscape of the delivery sector In recent news, Arrival announced its partnership with delivery…

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