• New Truck Wash At Lymm

    LYMM Truckwash, which claims to be the largest and oldest truck wash in Europe, is investing £2.3 million by relocating to a new, purpose built site, 100 metres from its current location in Cheshire. The […]

     
  • SK postcodes for Palletforce

    • CHESHIRE based haulier William Kirk has become the latest member of the Palletforce network, boosting coverage in north-west England and the SK postcodes around Stockport in particular. William Kirk is part of the Kinaxia […]

     
  • Why Van Fleets Use Telematics…

    TRACKING vehicle location heads the list of reasons that light commercial vehicle fleets use telematics, according to research from vehicle funder Arval, owned by BNP Paribas. The top result was chosen by 56% of respondents, […]

     
  • Hamilton Tyre Company Acquired

    CONTINENTAL Tyre Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental AG, has acquired R&J Strang Tyre Services Ltd in a step to strengthen Continental’s overall commercial fleet service offering across the UK and Ireland. Founded in […]

     
  • Driver Numbers Concerns As CPC Deadline Looms

    MANY professional truck, bus and coach drivers in the UK have little time left to make sure they complete their driver CPC periodic training, the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) has warned. For many, […]

     
  • develop battery packs

    VOLVO GROUP and Samsung SDI have entered into a strategic alliance to develop battery packs for Volvo Group’s electric trucks, to accelerate the speed of development and strengthen the long term capabilities and assets within […]

     
  • Tyndrum and Lix Toll

    PLANS are afoot to install a £250,000 average speed camera system on a 15.9 mile stretch of the A82 and A85 roads between Tyndrum and Lix Toll, replacing the existing mobile camera enforcement. This is […]

     
  • OTS TANKCARE

    OTS TANKCARE have created an independent fuel certification scheme for fuel distributors that has been authorised by the FPS (Federation of Petroleum Suppliers). The unique TankCare FQC (Fuel Quality & Certification) Scheme is designed to […]

     
  • female LGV students pass at a higher rate

    THE DVSA recently released 2018 pass rates for large goods vehicles’ (LGV) licence tests across the country and according to research conducted by fuel supplier Crown Oil, on average, female LGV students pass at a […]

     
  • new retrofit service and support centre

    EMISSIONS reduction specialists Eminox has opened a new retrofit service and support centre, with a dedicated aftermarket distribution hub, in Stoke-on-Trent. The site will help to meet the increasing demand for Eminox retrofit systems and […]