Archive for the ‘UK News’ Category

  • Lee Hutchings appointed as Michelin’s new Director of Services and Solutions

    on Jul 4, 22 • in UK News • with No Comments

    Michelin has appointed Lee Hutchings as Director of Services and Solutions for the UK and Ireland

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  • McGuire Haulage chooses ORBCOMM

    on Jun 29, 22 • in UK News • with No Comments

    McGuire Haulage, one of Ireland’s leading earth moving companies has upgraded its fleet of vehicles with ORBCOMM’s driver-focused truck telematics solution

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  • Tiger builds 25 curtainsiders on time for A1 Transport (NI)

    on Jun 24, 22 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Tiger builds 25 curtainsiders on time for A1 Transport (NI)

    Cheshire manufacturer, Tiger Trailers, has once again demonstrated the efficiency, attractive lead times, punctuality, and high quality that it offers, delivering twenty-five curtainside trailers for A1 Transport (NI) Ltd of Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, on time and in full during Q2

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  • Essential items to always keep in your HGV cabin

    on Jun 21, 22 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Essential items to always keep in your HGV cabin

    HGV drivers are in high demand in the UK at the moment, following the shortages that resulted in part from the UK’s departure from the EU. Driving an HGV is a skilled job, and a well-remunerated one at that – but can also be a stressful line of work, between the long hours of driving and the logistics of managing your cargo. That said, if you do choose to become an HGV driver, there are some essential things you should prepare your cabin with to make your job easier, safer and more comfortable

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  • Logistics UK gives Future of Freight plan the thumbs up

    on Jun 15, 22 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Logistics UK gives Future of Freight plan the thumbs up

    Logistics UK has given the government’s Future of Freight plan the thumbs up, describing it as a positive step forward for the freight industry

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  • Primark’s new 40-strong trailer fleet hits the road in record time with Tiger and Wincanton

    on Jun 15, 22 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Primark’s new 40-strong trailer fleet hits the road in record time with Tiger and Wincanton

    When its previous 3PL partnership came to an end, leading international retailer, Primark, faced the challenge of specifying, procuring, and commissioning an all-new fleet of tractors and trailers on the road within just a few months to maintain the efficiency of its supply chain – and Tiger Trailers rose to this challenge in partnership with Wincanton, and wrapping support from Finch Signs

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  •  Boost for freight as Government unveils new plan to bolster supply chain

    on Jun 15, 22 • in UK News • with Comments Off on  Boost for freight as Government unveils new plan to bolster supply chain

    The Government has unveiled a multi-million-pound new plan to bolster the supply chain and create a more resilient and greener haulage sector

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  • Tailgating highlighted as biggest distraction

    on Jun 14, 22 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Tailgating highlighted as biggest distraction

    Being followed too closely by other drivers is the behaviour that distracts motorists most on Britain’s roads, latest research reveals

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  • Ctrack teams up with Fast Lean Smart to support field service fleet operations  

    on Jun 10, 22 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Ctrack teams up with Fast Lean Smart to support field service fleet operations  

    Ctrack by Inseego and FLS – FAST LEAN SMART have entered into a technology partnership to deliver dynamic field service scheduling solutions for mobile FM and engineering teams in the UK. Under the agreement, the companies will integrate their respective fleet telematics and field service management software solutions to enable organisations to effectively coordinate remote teams in real-time using precise tracking data

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  • UK Fleet Champions Awards deadline extended

    on Jun 10, 22 • in UK News • with Comments Off on UK Fleet Champions Awards deadline extended

    Pioneers of fleet safety are being encouraged to put themselves forwards to enter the prestigious UK Fleet Champions Awards

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  • Three tips to avoid the most common HGV accidents

    on Jun 6, 22 • in UK News • with Comments Off on Three tips to avoid the most common HGV accidents

    Driving a heavy goods vehicle (HGV) is an important responsibility. If an HGV gets into an accident, the weight and power of the vehicle involved can cause serious injury to yourself and others involved. As such, it’s important to prioritise training and awareness of the Highway Code. Read on to find out three of the most important tips for avoiding common accidents

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  • IRU launches action plan on fuel prices

    on Jun 3, 22 • in UK News • with Comments Off on IRU launches action plan on fuel prices

    The International Road Transport Union (IRU) the world road transport organisation, has launched a 17-point emergency plan for governments to tackle rising fuel prices and their impact on transport networks, energy security and decarbonisation plans

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