Tuesday 22 January 2019

Government research shows Driver CPC awareness ‘not sufficient’

There is still a widespread lack of awareness amongst transport operators about the requirements for Driver CPC, a new government-commissioned report has stated. The Driver CPC Interim Evaluation,…

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DSA releases detailed Driver CPC exemption guidance

UPDATE: The advice discussed in the story below has since been removed from the gov.uk website pending a review, following “queries” by trade associations. Information in this article…

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CV Show: Everquip launches Euro-spec inspection pit

Everquip Garage Equipment used its presence at the CV Show last week to launch its new European-specification workshop inspection pit. The Europit has been developed in order to…

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Bartrums specifies GT Radial tyres for new trailer fleet

Suffolk-based transport firm Bartrums Warehousing and Distribution has taken delivery of 10 Wilcox 70 cubic yard plank sided tipping trailers, all of which feature GT Radial GT876 tyres…

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New CNG filling station will be first of many, says operator

A new compressed natural gas (CNG) filling station in Crewe is to be a benchmark for a network of such sites across the country in the years to…

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Krone opens trailer operation in Turkey

German-owned trailer-maker Krone has opened its Turkish joint-venture factory in Tire, İzmir Province. Krone Dogus Treyler – 51 per cent owned by Krone and 49 per cent by…

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CV Show: Cobra to demonstrate mobile CCTV monitoring system

Telematics, safety and security supplier Cobra UK will be demonstrating its Global Live mobile CCTV monitoring security system at this year’s CV Show. The system, which features live…

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Calor Gas fuels vehicle technicians’ development through irtec accreditation

Liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) supplier Calor Gas has recently accredited all its vehicle technicians through irtec, the independent skills assessment and licensing scheme administered by IRTE (Institute of…

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CV Show: Eberspächer introduces new heating and air con units

Eberspächer UK  will be at the CV Show to promote its new minibus and commercial vehicle heating and air conditioning products. The stand will include a ‘Magnificent 7’…

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CV Show: Parts-4-Tail Lifts debuts new solar platform light

Parts-4-Tail Lifts will be in Hall 5 at this year’s CV Show, exhibiting its new and exclusive solar-powered platform flashing light, which the company is promoting as an…

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