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Union warns of ‘reckless’ drivers’ hours extension

A trade union is warning that a plan to extend the period of drivers' working for longer has been slammed as 'reckless'.

DW Moore Transport gets its first Renault Truck

DW Moore Transport Ltd has finally taken delivery of its fleet's first Renault Truck - a T520 High 6×2 tractor unit.

Intercounty Distribution boosts fleet with 14 DAF XF530s

Launceston-based Intercounty Distribution has added 14 new DAF XF530s to their haulage fleet.

Recruiters offer HGV drivers £70,000 a year

HGV drivers say they are being offered £70,000 by agency recruiters in a bid to tackle the lorry driver shortage.

Renault Trucks expands its electric range

Renault Trucks has revealed that it is to expand its electric range.

SDC Trailers marks 10,000th trailer milestone

Semi-trailer producer SDC Trailers is celebrating after its 10,000th trailer came off their new production line.

Mercedes Arocs sweeper joins the Buntons’ fleet

Bradford-based plant hire, groundworks and recycled aggregate specialist Buntons has added a Mercedes Arocs sweeper to its fleet.

Collins Earthworks takes five new Volvo FMX tractor units

Collins Earthworks has taken delivery of five new FMX 500 Globetrotter 6x4 tractor units - among the first to be delivered in the UK.

HGV driving tests relaxed to resolve lorry driver shortage

The Government is making changes to create 50,000 more HGV driving tests to help recruit more lorry drivers.

Volta Trucks confirms where the electric Volta Zero will be built

The all-electric Volta Zero looks set to be manufactured in Austria, Volta Trucks confirms.

Ocado Group puts its foot on the gas with new CNG refuelling site

Online supermarket firm Ocado Group has signed with Gasrec to build a new compressed natural gas refuelling site.

Haulier Tom Moorhouse and Son take 12 new DAF XF’s

A West Yorkshire haulage firm has just taken delivery of 12 DAF XF 530 FTG Super Space tractor units.