• 25th Scottish Rewards

    25th Scottish Rewards

    The bar was raised high for the 25th anniversary of the Transport News Scottish Rewards, as the full house of 600 hauliers anticipated an exceptional edition of the annual presentation ceremony.

  • Harsh Growth

    Harsh Growth

    This year Harsh reports a surge ahead on all fronts, the company’s ninth successive year of growth across the full variety of its product lines. And that success has been greatest in Scotland.

  • New Used Trucks!

    New Used Trucks!

    Renault Trucks has started manufacturing its own second hand Euro 6, 18 tonners in a specially constructed used trucks factory next to its sprawling ‘new truck’ assembly line near Lyon.

  • Tipper Test

    Tipper Test

    The construction industry often depends on Scania for innovative transport solutions and Kevin Swallow put the all new XT through its paces to see if it equates with tipper industry demands.

  • MV Supersite

    MV Supersite

    While MV Commercial might have only shifted 20 miles west along the M8, this move is indicative of far more long-term plans for this burgeoning truck build and hire operation, as Transport News reveals…

  • Going By Gas

    Going By Gas

    At the Scottish Rewards, Iveco asked one of its customers on stage: Graham Thomas, head of supermarket Ocado, who had recently bought 29, LNG fuelled 460hp Stralis NP tractor units.

  • Reliance On EU Workers To Keep Britain Trading

    IF BRITISH business is to make a success of Brexit, its supply chain needs to have access to European workers in the short to medium term, according to this FTA, which has published an independent […]

  • New Traffic Commissioner Appointed For Scotland

    New Traffic Commissioner Appointed For Scotland

    A NEW Traffic Commissioner for Scotland has been appointed by Transport Secretary Chris Grayling. Claire Gilmore will take up her post following the retirement of Joan Aitken in February 2019. Although traffic commissioners are responsible […]

  • Ireland Could Be Best Way Into EU

    Ireland Could Be Best Way Into EU

    A BREXIT Forum for automotive retailers and manufacturers has been told that, unlikely as it sounds now, the Irish border could be the best route into the EU following a no-deal or hard Brexit. David […]