• Limited Editions!

    Limited Editions!

    Truck manufacturers like their ‘limited editions’. It’s a chance to produce prestige or celebrate a corporate milestone through an array of options and in a high-brow livery. We look at the recent trend of limited […]

  • Remote Driver CPC

    DURING lockdown, members of the RTITB Master Driver CPC Consortium were approved by DVSA to deliver Driver CPC Periodic Training via web conference for groups of up to 12 drivers. RTITB surveyed some of these […]

  • Lawson Collection

    Lawson Collection

    The last few months have left many people with time on their hands. Unable to get out with his camera, regular contributor Ian Lawson took the opportunity to go back through his extensive photo collection, […]

  • Freight’s Future

    Freight’s Future

    Throughout the coronavirus pandemic transport companies continued to operate. Now as the lockdown begins to ease, Aptean’s Paragon Software Systems reveal how a freight business might prepare for an uncertain future.

  • Play your cards right

    Play your cards right

    Oil prices might be low, but fuel is still a costly and essential component of any truck fleet operation especially through the coronavirus pandemic. We look at how fuel cards might ease the pain and […]

  • STC Comments

    STC Comments

    It has been 18 months since Claire Gilmore was appointed as Traffic Commissioner for Scotland. A qualified engineer who worked for the Ministry of Defence, the NHS and as a solicitor. She speaks exclusively to […]

  • Spec from scratch

    Spec from scratch

    When Inverness based GM Leitch needed a new truck, the boss delegated the responsibility to the driver. ‘Tootan’ explains how a lifetime in plant, machinery and trucks provided inspiration for a new highly spec’d Volvo […]

  • Tesco Teams Up With Mercedes-Benz Vans

    Tesco Teams Up With Mercedes-Benz Vans

    MERCEDES-BENZ Vans is working with Tesco to meet record breaking home delivery demand which has seen Britain’s biggest retailer pick 10 million items in a single day for the first time. It has also achieved […]

  • Hiab Launches Two New Hooklifts

    Hiab Launches Two New Hooklifts

    HIAB has launched Multilift Optima 15S and Multilift Optima 25S hooklifts for two and four axle trucks, complete with an updated controller with one additional function. There are now three levers and one button available […]

  • Joint Research Aims For Zero-Emission Reefers

    THERMO King and BPW have combined their research and development expertise to transform the way refrigerated trailers are powered. Since autumn 2019, both companies have worked together to create a power solution for refrigerated trailers […]


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