trucks

M E Saunders & Sons sign up for three Volvo FM trucks

Bulk transport operator M E Saunders & Sons has taken delivery of a new Volvo FM 500 Globetrotter 6×2 tractor unit, with two more set to follow.  The three new FMs replace trucks from a rival manufacturer in the business’ 18-strong fleet. Working out of various quarries in Cumbria and delivering a range of aggregates to the firm’s customer base across the north of England, the trucks have been chosen due to Volvo’s proven reliability and the excellent working environment provided by the latest version of the FM. ‘Long tradition of running Volvos’ Rowland Saunders, Co-owner of the family-run firm, says: “We’ve had a long tradition of running Volvos and chose them again this time because we have always found the Volvos to be more reliab...[Read More]

Moran Logistics goes green with Scania CNG trucks

Moran Logistics invests in sustainability with Scania CNG trucks from Keltruck.

Government extends grants for plug-in vans and trucks

Plug-in van and truck grants have been extended as part of the Government's drive to decarbonise transport.

Sales of the new all-electric Mercedes eActros trucks begin

Sales of the new battery-electric Mercedes eActros have begun in the UK.

JT Blakeman invests in three new Volvo FH Globetrotter XL trucks

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Manor Farm Feeds opts for two Renault Range C430 Tridem trucks

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Joseph Ash Galvanizing introduces Wheely-Safe technology

Joseph Ash Galvanizing will be using Wheely-Safe's intelligent TPMS across its entire commercial vehicle fleet.

International Truck of the Year 2022 awarded to the DAF XF, XG and XG⁺

The hugely prestigious International Truck of the Year 2022 has been awarded to the DAF XF, XG and XG⁺

Express Utilities invests in four Mercedes Arocs

Express Utilities has invested in four Mercedes Arocs tipper-grabs that have become the first trucks to wear their new name.

New Volvo FH trucks for Owens Group fleet

Volvo FH trucks enjoy a triumphant return to Owens Group fleet

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.

The Mercedes MirrorCam system delivers benefits to Glass Systems

Glass Systems has two new Mercedes trucks that have MirrorCam and a range of benefits.