• Tip-ex gets a lift

    Tip-ex gets a lift

    In road transport industry terms it is perhaps the ultimate paradox: How the town of Harrogate can, when it is in full bloom, also double as the ancestral home of the UK’s tipper and tanker […]

     
  • All Truck Support

    All Truck Support

    The need to get on with their core business and not worrying about running a fleet of trucks and vans has taken Beatsons Building Supplies down the route of repair and maintenance contracts with Alltruck.

     
  • New Livery

    New Livery

    Renowned for being one of the largest trout and fish food hauliers in the UK, Stuart and Shelli Black have modernised the family business with a new name and a new livery.

     
  • 12t road test

    12t road test

    Worried your 7.5 tonner cannot carry enough payload? Many operators are looking to improve productivity by moving up the weight categories, and as Kevin Swallow discovers, the 12 tonner is popular these days.

     
  • Truckfest Beckons

    Truckfest Beckons

    UK Truckfest action moves north of the border once again with Truckfest Scotland taking place at the Royal Highland Centre on Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 August and of course, in association with Transport News.

     
  • Three into one

    Three into one

    After outgrowing its three sites, XS Transport has invested a seven figure sum into a new, fit for purpose depot in Grangemouth and now the company is poised to kick on again.

     
  • Sun Drenched APSE

    Sun Drenched APSE

    Sun drenched Aviemore provided a stunning backdrop for the 2019 APSE Local Authorities Seminar and Exhibition of utilities vehicles ranging from refuse collectors to gritters and even a fire tender.

     
  • Renault D26 On Test

    Renault D26 On Test

    Choosing something functional for the final mile delivery is a tried and tested formula used by operators. Kevin Swallow spends the day in a Renault D26 to see if that philosophy still holds firm.

     
  • Look No Mirrors!

    Look No Mirrors!

    Mercedes-Benz has updated the Actros heavy truck range with new technologies. The most noticeable innovation is that something is missing from both doors, as Actros now boasts MirrorCam.

     
  • Future Proofing Irtec

    Future Proofing Irtec

    High powered IRTE conference, hosted by GTG in Glasgow, takes a futuristic look at road transport engineering, suggesting developments in irtec and IRTE workshop accreditations to future proof both.

     
 
 
 
 

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