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Keep track of driving licences changes with SmartAlerts

August 21, 2014

Smartanalysis, the UK’s leading tachogragraph analysis and compliance management Software as a Service has added SmartAlerts to its portfolio.

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Prohire appoints Key Account Manager

August 21, 2014
Prohire appoints Key Account Manager

As part of its ongoing growth strategy and dedication to customer service, Commercial Vehicle Hire and Fleet Management specialist, Prohire Plc, has announced the appointment of Mick Hirst to the role of Key Account Manager.

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FTA wants safe passage for lorry drivers through Calais

August 21, 2014

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) wants government to lobby the French government to take control of the worsening migrant situation in Calais. 

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Latest tachograph solutions from Stoneridge at Automechanika

August 20, 2014
Latest tachograph solutions from Stoneridge at Automechanika

Stoneridge will return to this year’s Automechanika Frankfurt to show its smartest tachograph solutions yet. Visitors should not miss out on seeing the newest digital tachograph on the market, the SE5000 Exakt Duo2, the future-driven Optimo workshop tool and much more.

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Saville chooses Renault

August 20, 2014
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…

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Volvo launches gas-powered truck

August 20, 2014
FE CNG

Volvo Trucks is expanding its model range in Europe with a new version of the Volvo FE running entirely on methane gas. The Volvo FE CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) has been primarily developed for operations involving short driving cycles with repeated stop:starts such as refuse collection and local distribution. It is equipped with a new…

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Volvo Trucks’ driver manuals get smart

August 19, 2014
Chassis app 1

Volvo Trucks’ driver manuals are now available in a new version on the Internet and for smartphones and tablets. The idea is to always give customers, drivers and mechanics access to up-to-date, chassis-unique information irrespective of time and place.

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GT Radial debuts 11 tyres at IAA Hanover

August 19, 2014
Peter Foulkes

GT Radial will be displaying 18 tyres at IAA Hanover 2014, of which 11 make their show debut including the recently launched GSW226 winter steer axle and GTL925 low platform trailer pattern tyres.

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Cenex LCV2014 to feature Heavy Duty Vehicle Arena

August 19, 2014
LCV Cenex

Eddie Stobart, Waitrose and United Biscuits are amongst other UK fleets showing their latest environmentally friendly heavy duty vehicles at the Cenex Low Carbon Vehicle Show as part of an all-new HDV Arena.

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New transport minister inspects next generation of motorways

August 18, 2014

Roads minister John Hayes has visited one of the busiest control centres in the country for an update on congestion-busting motorway schemes.

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FTA calls for scrapping of Severn bridge tolls

August 18, 2014

The tolls on the Severn bridges are an unfair burden on both businesses and commuters and must be scrapped as soon as possible.

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Volvo Trucks shines in Commonwealth parade

August 17, 2014
CGE14155-213

Volvo Trucks has received the honour of being the sole supplier of vehicles used to transport Team Scotland’s top athletes who competed in the XX Commonwealth Games, in a historic parade through the heart of the city of Glasgow. The athlete’s parade, which took place on the evening of Friday, 15th August, was organised by…

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