• Driver Numbers Concerns As CPC Deadline Looms

    MANY professional truck, bus and coach drivers in the UK have little time left to make sure they complete their driver CPC periodic training, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has warned. For many, […]

     
  • develop battery packs

    VOLVO GROUP and Samsung SDI have entered into a strategic alliance to develop battery packs for Volvo Group’s electric trucks, to accelerate the speed of development and strengthen the long term capabilities and assets within […]

     
  • Tyndrum and Lix Toll

    PLANS are afoot to install a £250,000 average speed camera system on a 15.9 mile stretch of the A82 and A85 roads between Tyndrum and Lix Toll, replacing the existing mobile camera enforcement. This is […]

     
  • OTS TANKCARE

    OTS TANKCARE have created an independent fuel certification scheme for fuel distributors that has been authorised by the FPS (Federation of Petroleum Suppliers). The unique TankCare FQC (Fuel Quality & Certification) Scheme is designed to […]

     
  • female LGV students pass at a higher rate

    THE DVSA recently released 2018 pass rates for large goods vehicles’ (LGV) licence tests across the country and according to research conducted by fuel supplier Crown Oil, on average, female LGV students pass at a […]

     
  • new retrofit service and support centre

    EMISSIONS reduction specialists Eminox has opened a new retrofit service and support centre, with a dedicated aftermarket distribution hub, in Stoke-on-Trent. The site will help to meet the increasing demand for Eminox retrofit systems and […]

     
  • long term shift towards heavy vans

    ALL TIME record van registration figures released by the SMMT sends a clear message. Numbers for the first half of this year are more than 4,000 units higher than the previous record in 2016 and […]

     
  • A9 will be closed in both directions

    A9 will be closed in both directions

    TRANSPORT Scotland is advising A9 road users of three overnight closures of the A9 north of Perth, scheduled from 8:30pm to 6am, from 29-31 July 2019, weather permitting. The A9 will be closed in both […]

     
  • Delays on the M74

    Delays on the M74

    HAULIERS are warned to expect significant delays on the M74 in both directions on approach to Junction 5, Raith, for approximately ten days from (16-25 July) for essential bridge maintenance works. A contraflow will be in place […]

     
  • deteriorating local roads network

    PLAGUE of potholes: A front loaded, five year funding settlement is the only way local authorities will be able to address a deteriorating local roads network and plan ahead, says the Transport Select Committee. Potholes […]