Category Archives: Business Brief

Saville chooses Renault

Bristol-based Saville’s Freights Ltd, one of the South West’s leading providers of quality logistics, has taken delivery of six new Renault Range T460 6×2 mid-lift tractor units. Supplied by Renault Trucks distributor, Renault Trucks South West, the Range Ts are replacements for MAN, IVECO, Mercedes and Renault vehicles in the company’s 29-strong fleet. The relationship with Renault Trucks South West and the vehicle’s performance, especially during test drives, were the key factors in Saville’s Freights’ selection. Continue reading

AID Fuel Card Services at CV Show

The AID Fuel Card Services will be exhibiting at the Commercial Vehicle Show 2014. The event that takes place at the National Exhibition Centre in Birmingham between 29th April and 1st May 2014 is a key event in the road freight transport and logistics industry show calendar. In 2013 the show attracted over 18,000 visitors with even more expected this year. Continue reading

FTA warns on DCPC complacency

Despite the news from the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) that drivers are generally complying with the legal requirements of Driver CPC, the Freight Transport Association (FTA) has repeated its message to both drivers and operators that complacency is not an option if they wish to avoid heavy fines and licence suspension. Continue reading