Innovation will be the theme when Britain’s leading manufacturer of temperature-controlled semi-trailers and bodywork returns to the Commercial Vehicle Show next month (9-11 April). Dominating the Gray & Adams stand (no 5D136) in the Cool Pavilion at the NEC will be a 44-pallet lifting-deck trailer supplied to leading frozen food storage and distribution business Reed Boardall, and an 18-tonne Mercedes-Benz Axor rigid with radically-styled Dolphin body in the livery of Chiltern Cold Storage, one of the UK’s most successful providers of temperature-controlled warehousing and global distribution services. Continue reading
Well known South Wales haulier John Pearce Glynneath Limited has taken delivery of pair of DAF CF85 tractors with one carrying the unique registration plate Y40 JPG to mark the company’s 40th anniversary.
An innovative scheme, which could both boost the image of the road transport industry and contribute significantly to the survival prospects of victims of road traffic accidents is being launched at the CV Show. Continue reading
With six months to go until the deadline for completion of Driver CPC training for passenger carrying vehicles (PCVs), the Freight Transport Association has warned that there will be no last minute reprieve, and that drivers must receive the required training as a matter of urgency – and no later than 10 September 2013. Continue reading