• NWH Invests £500,000 In Driver Apprenticeships

    NWH Invests £500,000 In Driver Apprenticeships

    ENVIRONMENTAL and land services provider, NWH Group, has committed £500,000 investment in its own unique HGV driver apprenticeship scheme for the next five years and beyond. Run in conjunction with training group GTG, NWH hopes […]

     
  • Iveco All Rounder In Charge

    Iveco All Rounder In Charge

    Having spent most of his career with Iveco in a variety of posts, the new dealer principal at Baillieston based CFS Glasgow has a wealth of experience and a love of alternative fuels to take […]

     
  • Unimog Keeps Highlands In Trim

    Unimog Keeps Highlands In Trim

    HIGHLAND Council’s new Mercedes-Benz Unimog is hard at work trimming roadside hedges and verges across northern Scotland, but not so long ago it was in the forefront of the battle to keep some of those […]

     
  • BLS Truck & Van Up And Running In Aberdeen

    BLS Truck & Van Up And Running In Aberdeen

    THERE’S A new name for Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles in the north of Scotland, and BLS Truck & Van is already investing heavily in the dealership on Aberdeen’s Altens Industrial Estate which it acquired from the […]

     
  • Tax Axle Features On Marr’s First Volvo

    Tax Axle Features On Marr’s First Volvo

    DUFFTOWN Moray based round timber transporters, C&K Marr Ltd has put its first Volvo truck into service; an FH13 540 6×2 rear steer tag axle tractor. Owning partner at C&K Marr, Callum Marr, opted for […]

     
  • One Transporter Actros Leads To Another

    One Transporter Actros Leads To Another

    SO IMPRESSED was Falkirk Car Carriers with its first Mercedes-Benz Actros tractor unit that it is now running a second. Both arrived via dealer Western Commercial and are pulling seven car Voyager transporter trailers. Family […]

     
  • Reefer Retrofit Brings Telematics To Trailers

    Reefer Retrofit Brings Telematics To Trailers

    SCHMITZ Cargobull UK and Ireland has launched a telematics retrofit programme that claims to turn any reefer into a ‘smart’ trailer. The TrailerConnect system, which offers real time monitoring of temperature, tyre condition, trailer location […]

     
  • Strong Uplift In Retread Tyre Demand

    Strong Uplift In Retread Tyre Demand

    AFTER THE European Union applied duties to all Chinese imported tyres in May, the UK retread industry is now experiencing a strong uplift in demand, largely due to the legislation and partly due to the […]

     
  • Retreads Boosted By Caledonian’s Refurb

    Retreads Boosted By Caledonian’s Refurb

    One of Bandag’s largest franchise partners has underlined the strength of the commercial retread tyre market with the grand unveiling of a £250,000 refurbishment north of the border. CALEDONIAN Tyres, based in Paisley, has put […]