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  • Anniversary DAF tractors for Myers’ 50th birthday

    12th November 2018

    BJ Myers Transport, the Kent traction operator founded in 1968, has taken delivery of three DAF ‘90th Anniversary Edition’ XF530 FTG twin-steer 6×2 tractors as part of celebrating its 50 years in business. The trucks are in the special DAF…

  • Volvo FH horsebox is a thoroughbred performer for Wicks

    23rd October 2018

    Waste management, recycling and transport company Wicks Group, has replaced its original horsebox with a new state-of-the-art Volvo 6×2 version that is a pure thoroughbred. The new-build high-tech horsebox is built on a Volvo FH13.460 6×2 chassis with a 12.8-litre…

  • Safety is a state of mind with Ceva Logistics’ 85 new Volvos

    23rd October 2018

    Ceva Logistics has recently put 85 new Volvo FM11.450 Globetrotter tractor units into service. The specification includes a comprehensive focus on safety and security features including an electronic braking system with stability control and an electronic parking brake with audible…

  • First Range T High joins McCulla Ireland for international service

    23rd October 2018

    McCulla Ireland has put into service a Renault Range T520 High 6×2 tractor, one of the first right hand drive models in Ireland and the first for the temperature controlled logistics firm which is approaching its 50thanniversary year. Delivered by…

  • FTA urges DFT to bring longer semi-trailers into circulation early

    23rd October 2018

    Following the successful report on the Longer Semi-Trailer (LST) trial by the Department for Transport (DfT), the Freight Transport Association is pushing the Department to conclude its trial of the vehicles early to bring them into general circulation as soon…

  • Hoyer Petrolog expands fleet with 89 new MANs for fuel business

    23rd October 2018

    Hoyer Petrolog UK is expanding its fleet with the arrival of 89 new MAN trucks. The deliveries, set to complete this October, comprises 75 replacement vehicles plus 14 additional vehicles for recently attained business across. The new additions are all…

  • Range C is the ideal tool for Grange quarry expansion

    23rd October 2018

    Grange Quarry has put an 11-litre Renault Range C Tridem with factory-fitted extra axle adaption, to the test on the development of its new state-of-the-art office building and depot at Lockerbie. As Managing Director, Stuart Dodd, explains. “Delivering concrete to…

  • AIM adds another dozen DAF XF480 tractors to fleet

    23rd October 2018

    Temperature controlled transport specialist, AIM Logistics in Evesham, has added 12 new DAF XF480 FTG 6×2 tractor units to its fleet – increasing the marque’s representation in the fleet to over 80% and coinciding with the company’s move to a…

  • Lovie’s affair with Mercedes takes a fresh course

    23rd October 2018

    Long-standing Mercedes operator Lovie Quarry & Concrete Products is running its first vehicle from the newest member of the manufacturer’s Dealer network. Based just outside New Pitsligo, near Fraserburgh, and with a network of quarries across North-East Scotland, Lovie has…

  • Retro Truck Show 2019 set to be best ever

    23rd October 2018

    The Retro Truck Show at the British Motor Museum in Gaydon, Warwickshire, has been confirmed for its usual early September slot – with this year’s event taking place on September 7/8. The 2019 event is set to be bigger and…