• 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 […]

     
  • Sheets Give Moving Floor Trailers An Optimum Solution

    Sheets Give Moving Floor Trailers An Optimum Solution

    LONG established as the preferred sheeting supplier for the Malcolm Group’s construction division’s fleet, Harsh has now won similar approval with the walking floor trailers operated by Malcolm Logistics which offers fully integrated road, rail, […]

     
  • Growth Ignites Move Into Storage And Workshop

    Growth Ignites Move Into Storage And Workshop

    More work for James S Hislop Haulage Contractors meant more wagons and a new yard. In the Scottish Borders, Kevin Swallow spoke to Alan Hislop about also moving into warehousing and maintaining his own fleet. […]

     
  • Linking Limestone Trucks

    Linking Limestone Trucks

    VOLVO Trucks has signed a landmark agreement with a Norwegian company to provide its first commercial autonomous solution, transporting limestone from an open pit mine to a nearby port. The solution for Brønnøy Kalk AS […]

     
  • Training For A New Transport Landscape After Brexit

    Training For A New Transport Landscape After Brexit

    In wake of Britain’s imminent EU departure, David Crawford, director at UK training provider, System Group, says there will be new opportunities to develop more homegrown driving talent. AN ESTIMATED three million of the commercial […]

     
  • Semichem Refleets With Ryder

    SCOTTISH high street retailer Semichem, which specialises in health and beauty products, has taken delivery of two DAF CF410 6×2 tractors with Space cabs and AS Tronic gearboxes, together with four DAF CF250 18 tonners […]