• Disqualification For Dundee Scaffolding Firm

    THE TRAFFIC Commissioner for Scotland, Claire Gilmore, has disqualified a Dundee based scaffolding company and its director for five years following the repeated unlawful use of a vehicle. The industry regulator concluded AFS Scaffolding Ltd […]

     
  • HGV Sales Fall In Q3

    THE UK’s new heavy goods vehicle (HGV) market declined -13.1% in Q3 2019, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). 8,557 heavy trucks were registered between July and September, a result of […]

     
  • Immigration Policy On Logistics Questioned

    FTA HAS responded to the government’s call for evidence regarding the salary threshold for a future immigration policy. Unemployment is at its lowest on record, and with logistics currently reliant on EEA workers to help […]

     
  • SDC Trailers Job Cuts ‘Likely’

    MANUFACTURING firm SDC Trailers says job losses are likely at its plants due to Brexit and ‘other economic concerns’ that has resulted in a slowing down of capital purchases from retailers, logistics firms and others. […]

     
  • M-B Actros Wins Truck Of The Year

    THE NEW Actros from Mercedes-Benz has taken International Truck of the Year 2020 (IToY) title, fending off challenges from Iveco with its new S-Way and Volvo Trucks’ FH I-Save. Success was thanks to various ‘technological […]

     
  • Parts Price Pledge

    NATIONAL CV parts aftermarket specialists, Imexpart Ltd (IMEX) have launched their Parts Price Pledge. Company founder and managing director, Arthur Pinkney says that, ‘This is a culmination of nine long months of painstaking negotiations with […]

     
  • heavy duty truck

    IVECO owners CNH Industrial NV has announced its intention to enter into a strategic and exclusive heavy duty truck partnership with Nikola Corporation, based in Phoenix, Arizona, to accelerate industry transformation towards emission neutrality of […]

     
  • carbon neutral fuel for HGVs

    CNG FUELS have plans to become the UK’s first supplier of carbon neutral fuel for HGVs, using manure to help fleet operators reach net zero emissions. It expects to offer carbon neutral biomethane from 2021 […]

     
  • complete package

    THE COMMERCIAL Vehicle Show 2020, is to be held at the NEC Birmingham from 28-30 April, with a renewed focus on the fields of lower carbon, cleaner vehicles and fuels, connectivity and innovation. Commenting, show […]

     
 
 
 
 

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