Monday 17 December 2018

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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Junair brightens spraybooths with new LED lighting

Bodyshop specialist Junair has developed an LED lighting system specifically designed for use in spraybooths, paint mixing rooms and preparation areas. The company says its new lighting offering …

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Accident-damaged Scania makes full recovery for TruckEast

Eastern counties Scania dealer TruckEast has invested in an innovative vehicle to serve within its expanding recovery services division. The efficient plastic-bodied recovery truck, which was on display…

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Used trucks may be the future in Euro 6 aftermath

MAN Truck & Bus CEO Des Evans expects the emphasis in next year’s UK market to switch to used trucks, in spite of it having spent €1.6 billion…

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Driver shortage ‘brought to a head’ by Driver CPC

The Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) claims that the much-touted shortage of LGV drivers will be brought to a head by the Driver CPC in 2013/14. It said…

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‘Half of NI hauliers’ could be fuelling illegal diesel ‘epidemic’

More than half of hauliers in Northern Ireland could be using cheaper, illegal diesel to fill their tanks, the Northern Ireland Assembly has been told — giving them an illegitimate advantage…

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Campaigners welcome Cameron fuel duty comments

Fuel price campaign group FairFuelUK has said recent comments by the prime minister, regarding the government’s continued intention to keep fuel duty down, mark an “historic victory” for…

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Merc boss eyes van market

Mercedes-Benz’s UK commercial vehicle managing director Michael Kamper has a simple solution to what is widely seen as a difficult market for new trucks in the coming years:…

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