• Pollock Supports Livi Aid Live

    Pollock Supports Livi Aid Live

    POLLOCK (Scotrans) Ltd will be supporting Livi Aid Live on 21 October at Livingston Football Stadium, where all proceeds go to Marie Curie. Pollock will be showcasing a number of their vehicles and will auction […]

     
  • Eye-To-Eye Contact

    Eye-To-Eye Contact

    Transport for London is proposing new direct vision legislation that will change the specification of vehicles that deliver freight into the city. One solution is the Mercedes-Benz Econic tractor unit. Kevin Swallow took to the […]

     
  • Iveco Ready Bodied Range Extended

    Iveco Ready Bodied Range Extended

    THE WIDEST ever range of ready bodied Iveco trucks from dealer forecourts nationwide, follows investment by Iveco of more than £11.5 million in growing their DriveAway line-up, beyond the traditional 3.5 and 7.5 tonne models. […]

     
  • Mercedes-Benz Uptime Fuels Johnston Efficiency

    Mercedes-Benz Uptime Fuels Johnston Efficiency

    TANKER operator Johnston Fuels is oiling the wheels of its own business after becoming one of the first customers for the new Mercedes-Benz ‘Uptime’ system. This novel ‘telediagnosis’ programme monitors the truck to which it […]

     
  • Rich Pool Of Maintenance Talent In Scotland

    Rich Pool Of Maintenance Talent In Scotland

    SEVEN engineers took part in the annual Scottish Young Engineer of the Year competition held at Ayrshire College in Kilmarnock. Each contestant was tested on eight practical examinations in total, including engine technology, steering systems […]

     
  • SAF CD Axles For Tough Tanker Duty

    SAF CD Axles For Tough Tanker Duty

    GLASGOW based Russell Group Engineering has been commissioned by Carntyne Transport to refurbish six specialised hybrid tankers, replacing the original axles and suspension with the SAF Intra CD (Custom Design) drum suspension (pictured). Carntyne Transport is a […]

     
  • Thermo King Achieves Zero Waste To Landfill

    Thermo King Achieves Zero Waste To Landfill

    THE GALWAY, Ireland manufacturing facility of Thermo King became one of the first Ingersoll Rand Group sites to manage zero waste to landfill. Thermo King Galway is currently employing more than 500 people, who build […]

     
  • JDP Hoists Delivery Fleet Numbers With Ryder

    JDP Hoists Delivery Fleet Numbers With Ryder

    JDP, THE Carlisle based distributor of civils and drainage products, has specified its latest trucks from Ryder with significant safety enhancements including radio remote control cranes. With 60 vehicles in its delivery fleet, all supplied […]

     
  • Montracon Aims For Rigid Body Business

    Montracon Aims For Rigid Body Business

    MONTRACON has introduced a dedicated production line at its Market Weighton production facility for both refrigerated and ambient rigid bodies up to 26 tonne in both sectors. The well known trailer manufacturer has recently secured […]

     
 
 
 
 

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