• Hampden Park Awaits…

    Hampden Park Awaits…

    REGISTRATIONS are rolling in for the Scottish Clear Air Roadshow to be held in Hampden Park, Glasgow on Tuesday 26 March. With attendance capped at 200, a full house of delegates is expected, to take […]

     
  • FLEET IN FOCUS

    FLEET IN FOCUS

    There are no shortcuts when hauling in the chilled and agricultural sector. By rewarding loyalty and focusing on doing the job right, Perth based McLaughlan Transport has enjoyed sustainable, organic growth.

     
  • GLASGOW LEZ PLANS

    GLASGOW LEZ PLANS

    New Year’s day in 2023 will see Glasgow’s City Centre Low Emissions Zone (LEZ) restrictions enforced for all vehicles: buses, trucks, vans, cars and taxis. Glasgow project leader reveals her plans.

     
  • TRANDS AND TREADS

    TRANDS AND TREADS

    Truck and bus operators in the UK are being warned more strongly than ever against using tyres more than ten years old. But campaigners have been calling for a complete ban on such tyres.

     
  • URBAN TRUCK TEST

    URBAN TRUCK TEST

    Navigating the urban labyrinth with a short wheelbase trailer is popular on the continent, but isn’t quite as common in British cities, so we trialled a Volvo FM tractor unit to see for ourselves.

     
  • PLATOON RE-THINK

    PLATOON RE-THINK

    Once considered a viable part of road transport’s future, platooning’s own future is in doubt after Daimler’s ˇ50 million trial is abandoned. Kevin Swallow considers the next step for truck manufacturers.

     
  • TRAILER AWARDS

    TRAILER AWARDS

    The ingenuity of trailer makers and bodybuilders seldom get the recognition it deserves. That’s where the biennial, pan-European Trailer Innovation awards scheme comes in. Here’s our guide to 2019 results.

     
  • OBE For Scottish Traffic Commissioner

    OBE For Scottish Traffic Commissioner

    SCOTLAND’S Traffic Commissioner, Joan Aitken, has spoken of her delight and pride at being recognised in the New Year’s Honours List for her services to transport and road safety. Miss Aitken, who has served as […]

     
  • New Look For Ballinluig Services

    BALLINLUIG Services and Grill, the popular truck stop on the A9 at Pitlochry is changing fuel supplier, a move that will see the forecourt transformed into the distinctive blue and orange colours of Gulf, but […]

     
 
 
 
 

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