Thursday 18 April 2019

Keeping operations on the road with on-vehicle power

Andy Jones, managing director at Winton, discusses how on-board power solutions can help minimise downtime For many transport firms, there are enough challenges on the roads without having…

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Verizon Connect launches Engine Connect for LCV fleets

Telematics provider Verizon Connect has introduced a new tool for light commercial vehicle (LCV) fleets called Engine Connect, which collects critical data directly from a vehicle’s engine to…

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Telematics is TOPS with Fargo Systems

A mainstay for the logistics industry for the last decade, telematics has revolutionised the sector, points out Fargo Systems – not only through the efficiencies and cost-savings it…

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Crunch time: industry urges MPs to end Brexit ‘farce’

As Parliament prepares to vote again tonight on Theresa May’s Brexit deal, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has urged MPs to “consider the needs of those tasked with…

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Paragon: industry challenges are driving software integration

Transport operations are increasingly looking at ways to bring together planning, transport and drivers using telematics to boost operational performance – according to an annual UK customer survey…

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European truck carbon emissions targets agreed

Europe’s truck makers now face the tough task of reducing new vehicle carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions by an average of 15 per cent by 2025 and 30 per…

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Greater Manchester plans biggest CAZ outside capital

Pre Euro-6 HGVs and buses operating in Greater Manchester are likely to face £100 daily charges from 2021, under plans released by regional authorities late last month. The…

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Protect against ULEZ charges with geofencing

Derek Bryan, vice president EMEA at Verizon Connect, discusses how to avoid falling foul of new emissions regulations in London In April 2019, London’s air quality policy will…

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Dixons Carphone drives efficiency with Verizon Connect

Dixons Carphone has been benefiting from improved fleet oversight and efficiency gains since deploying telematics technology from Verizon Connect. The retail group, which owns Currys, PC World and…

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Multipart’s braking developments for LCV

Among the light commercial vehicle (LCV) components available from Multipart is a range of brake pads, which the firm says has been specially developed to exceed the durability…

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