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Volvo issues respectful ECWVTA reminder

October 1, 2014
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Volvo Trucks has respectfully reminded customers and body-builders that, from the deadline of 23.59hrs on 28th October 2014, all vehicles registered must have a complete or completed European Whole Vehicle Type Approval (ECWVTA).

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Vehicle manufacturers and retailers get ECWVTA update

October 1, 2014

Vehicle manufacturers and retailers are being reminded that from October 29 type approval will extend to completed, multi-stage built, heavy commercial vehicles(categories N2 and N3) and special-purpose vehicles of categories N1, N2, N3, M2, M3, O1, O2, O3 and O4.

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Bridgestone launches ToolBox at IAA

September 30, 2014
Bridgestone launches ToolBox at IAA

Bridgestone has launched, ToolBox a powerful yet user-friendly package of software-based solutions for tyre fleet management.

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Cummins ISG12 engine makes its European debut at IAA

September 29, 2014
Cummins ISG12 engine makes its European debut at IAA

Cummins are exhibiting the latest G Series engine platform for the first time in Europe at IAA Hannover. The new in-line 6 cylinder engine is available at 11 litre and 12 litre displacements to meet global market requirements and emissions standards.

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Waberer’s International orders 1,000 DAF trucks

September 29, 2014
Waberer’s International orders 1,000 DAF trucks

Waberer’s International Pte. Co., one of Europe’s largest road transport companies has acquired 1,000 new DAF CF and XF trucks to renew its fleet. The order was signed at the IAA exhibition in Hanover by Waberer’s International Chairman/CEO György Wáberer and Ron Bonsen, member of the DAF Board of Management and responsible for Marketing &…

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Iveco VISION – a technology concept for future mobility

September 28, 2014
Iveco VISION – a technology concept for future mobility

Iveco continues to place the search for cutting-edge new technological solutions and the interpretation and anticipation of future scenarios at the core of its business strategy. Iveco Vision, a concept centred on low environmental impact mobility, is embodied in a commercial vehicle featuring a range of innovative solutions. The concept emerged in the wake of…

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FTA focusing on driver shortage

September 28, 2014

The Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham will provide the stage for the Freight Transport Association (FTA) and Transport Hub to showcase key debates in transport policy.

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Continental simplifies tyre pressure monitoring

September 25, 2014
Continental simplifies tyre pressure monitoring

Continental has added a new feature to its successful ContiPressureCheck™ tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS). Automatic Trailer Learning (ATL) can now monitor the condition of tyres on trucks and trailers much more easily and practically. Semitrailer tractors with ATL can automatically and wirelessly detect each trailer tyre equipped with ContiPressureCheck sensors.  This means that the…

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This truck is a sports car under the hood

September 24, 2014
This truck is a sports car under the hood

In Volvo Trucks’ new online film The Casino, parking valet Ambrogio Adani is expected to park a truck outside a casino on the Italian Riviera. He looks surprised – but in actual fact the truck has a lot of similarities to the sports cars he usually parks. All thanks to the world-first transmission I-Shift Dual Clutch.

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White joins Haulage Exchange

September 23, 2014

White Logistics & Storage Limited has become the latest road transport operator to become a member of Transport Exchange Group’s freight trading platform. The Worcestershire-based company will use Haulage Exchange to maximise free capacity by filling empty return loads and getting connected with likeminded logistics partners across the UK.<!–more–> <img src=”http://www.hgvireland.com/wp-content/uploads/White-web.jpg” alt=”White web” width=”600″ height=”422″…

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