• New Daily: A Step Up In Technology

    New Daily: A Step Up In Technology

    A raft of truck technologies and innovations fitted into Iveco’s new Daily range places the emphasis on safety and the total cost of ownership. Throw in an enhanced engine range and several driver aids, means […]

     
  • The Benefits Of Being A Lite Weight

    The Benefits Of Being A Lite Weight

    Payload dominates bulk transport, and truck manufacturers work hard to shed the pounds to be the lightest tractor unit on the market. Kevin Swallow assesses the Volvo FH Lite with its new Euro 6 Step […]

     
  • Scottish Rewards

    Scottish Rewards

    The 26th annual edition of the Transport News Scottish Rewards presentation saw a full house of road haulage industry luminaries on parade for an early breakfast at Glasgow’s Crowne Plaza Hotel.

     
  • Trailers on Parade

    Trailers on Parade

    Leading trailer manufacturers continually improve and introduce new innovations to their product range to help reduce the total cost of ownership to the operator. Kevin Swallow looks at the latest upgrades.

     
  • Volvo Lite On Test

    Volvo Lite On Test

    Payload dominates bulk transport, and truck manufacturers work hard to be the lightest tractor unit on the market. Kevin Swallow assesses the Volvo FH Lite with its new Euro 6 Step D engine.

     
  • Electric Surge

    Electric Surge

    Electric vehicles became the hottest topic at the Freight in the City Expo held at London’s Alexandra Palace, with this year set to be a watershed moment for last mile urban deliveries.

     
  • Brakes and Bridges!

    Brakes and Bridges!

    The 26th annual edition of the Transport News Scottish Rewards presentation saw a full house of road haulage industry luminaries on parade for an early breakfast at Glasgow’s Crowne Plaza Hotel.

     
  • Trucks to Plan

    Trucks to Plan

    For one of Scotland’s leading telecom infrastructure partners, C-Plan, sourcing vehicles to cope with the peaks and troughs of business has become a bit of an art form for their experienced transport manager.

     
  • Purvis Opts For Harsh Front End Hoists

    Purvis Opts For Harsh Front End Hoists

    ROBERT Purvis Plant Hire Ltd of Lochgelly has just taken delivery of six brand new DAF tippers each fitted with a Harsh combined ram and tank front end tipping gear. ‘Tipper specifications just keep getting […]

     
  • Scotland’s First Electric Mobile Tower Crane

    Scotland’s First Electric Mobile Tower Crane

    Edinburgh based, Bernard Hunter Mobile Cranes has ordered an electric powered, mobile tower crane; the Spierings Model SK487-AT3, named ‘The City Boy’ by its manufacturers. It brings previously unattainable sustainability levels and zero emissions to […]

     
 
 
 
 

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