Saturday 21 July 2018

Ferryspeed fleet grows with 30 DAF tractors

Jersey-based freight company Ferryspeed has put 30 DAF tractor units into service to support growth in its services in mainland UK and to the Channel Islands. The vehicles…

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Bridgestone tyre monitoring app rolled out across Europe

Bridgestone UK says a tyre monitoring app it has developed is now being deployed in other European markets and further afield, having “revolutionised” the company’s sales process since…

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Lantern renews vehicle tracking contract with Masternaut

Breakdown operator Lantern Recovery Specialists has announced the renewal of its contract with telematics provider Masternaut, having reported a marked reduction in fuel costs and a significant improvement in vehicle utilisation…

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CVME adds Bevan rigid reefers to its rental fleet

Kent-based CVME Truck Rental has taken delivery of the first two rigid reefers to be built by Bevan Group in cooperation with Schmitz Cargobull. The 18-tonne chassis cabs, which have temperature-controlled…

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Iveco Eurocargo carries eggs for Bird

Bedfordshire-based family business C&P Bird Bros has added a new Iveco Eurocargo 180E25/P to its fleet, supplied by local dealer Guest Truck & Van.  The 4×2 rigid completes…

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aide automotive adds value for TruckEast with TrailerCheck

Scania dealer TruckEast has recently invested in another two trailer electrical testers, complete with diagnostics, from equipment supplier aide automotive. Having initially purchased two testers in July 2012, TruckEast has since expanded its…

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This year’s road traffic is lower and slower

New government statistics show that UK road traffic has continued to fall, with the biggest reduction in vehicle miles coming from the heavy truck sector. Overall first-quarter vehicles…

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New Scanias help Knights of Old undergo Ecolution

Knights of Old has invested in 12 new Scania R440 6×2/4 Ecolution tractors, in a bid to lower its fuel consumption and environmental impact.  The 12 trucks were supplied…

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RHA and FTA team up to offer members cheaper fuel

The Freight Transport Association and Road Haulage Association were using their presence at the CV Show last month to promote their new joint-venture fuel card, which offers their…

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TTC expands LuK and FAG ranges to meet growing demand

Following a range review at the end of 2012, aftermarket supplier TTC has announced an expansion of its LuK clutch range, as well as its FAG product offering…

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