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  • Official launch of Assetminder at the CV Show

    on Mar 28, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Official launch of Assetminder at the CV Show

    Assetminder, a cloud based fleet management and maintenance system, is derived from the highly successful Fleetminder software suite, which is in use by over 200 transport operators and workshops throughout Ireland and the UK. It was awarded the prestigious Innovation Award at the recent 2017 Fleet Transport awards in Dublin. With both web and mobile deployment, Assetminder leverages the technology available today to give the most adaptive and flexible solution, for fleet needs

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  • Michelin launches HGV and PSV driver CPC courses

    on Mar 27, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Michelin launches HGV and PSV driver CPC courses

    Michelin has introduced a series of interactive JAUPT accredited Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) training courses designed to improve HGV and PSV drivers’ tyre knowledge and the quality of vehicle walkaround checks

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  • Ctrack introduces driver app to improve driver behaviour

    on Mar 23, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Ctrack introduces driver app to improve driver behaviour

    Ctrack, an Inseego company, has launched a support web app to be used alongside its range of leading vehicle tracking solutions, so fleet operators can better engage with their drivers and ensure they are following vehicle safety procedures. Driver Mobi provides a suite of tools that have been designed to help businesses instil a safety-first fleet culture by targeting risk reduction and encouraging responsible driving

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  • First Mercedes-Benz delivers miles more smiles for Niall

    on Mar 23, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on First Mercedes-Benz delivers miles more smiles for Niall

    Truck-mounted crane hire and lifting specialist Niall Leitch has treated himself to a stunning 10th anniversary present in the shape of a highly-specified, 8×4 Mercedes-Benz Arocs

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  • ParkSafe set to exhibit at CV Show

    on Mar 22, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on ParkSafe set to exhibit at CV Show

    Parksafe Automotive is set to exhibit at the Commercial Vehicle Show at the NEC in Birmingham, April 25-

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  • Bevan Group role brings Ian back to his truck-building roots

    on Mar 22, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Bevan Group role brings Ian back to his truck-building roots

    The fast-growing Bevan Group has underlined its standing as one of the UK’s leading commercial vehicle bodybuilders by appointing an industry ‘big hitter’ as its first Engineering & Production Director

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  • Gray & Adams set to exhibit at CV Show

    on Mar 21, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Gray & Adams set to exhibit at CV Show

    The UK’s leading manufacturer of temperature-controlled semi-trailers and rigid vehicle bodywork is marking its 60th anniversary – but Gray & Adams’ focus will be firmly on the future when it returns to the National Exhibition Centre for next month’s (25-27 April) Commercial Vehicle Show

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  • Camatics delivers major award win for SmartWitness partner DCL

    on Mar 21, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Camatics delivers major award win for SmartWitness partner DCL

    SmartWitness Insurance partner, Direct Commercial Limited (DCL), has taken a major accolade at the fourth Commercial Insurance Awards in London

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  • Paragon launches Waypoint Mapping

    on Mar 21, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Paragon launches Waypoint Mapping

    Paragon is helping road transport and logistics operations to ensure drivers follow approved routes with the launch of Waypoint Mapping. This latest innovation will enable fleet operations to benefit from higher levels of efficiency, customer service and safety by ensuring that actual journeys keep to the expected plan. Microlise has become the first Paragon telematics partner to take advantage of the advanced feature, which feeds optimised instructions straight into the driver’s cab via a Sat Nav device

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  • Brexit tops agenda at FTA Ireland Transport Manager conference

    on Mar 21, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Brexit tops agenda at FTA Ireland Transport Manager conference

    Brexit and its impact on the movement of goods throughout Ireland and Europe will be top of the agenda at FTA Ireland’s 6th annual Transport Manager Conference, which takes place on 30 March at the Johnston House Hotel, Enfield

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  • Scania opens Europe’s first indoor Used Truck Sales Centre

    on Mar 20, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Scania opens Europe’s first indoor Used Truck Sales Centre

    Reinforcing its commitment to premium quality products and the very highest levels customer service, Scania (Great Britain) Limited has opened what is believed to be Europe’s first dedicated indoor Used Truck Sales Centre.  Located close to the M6 in Warrington, Cheshire, the centre’s showroom is large enough to accommodate 60 vehicles at any one time

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  • Insurance rate rises could hit hauliers hard says RHA

    on Mar 20, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Insurance rate rises could hit hauliers hard says RHA

    The Road Haulage Association is concerned that hauliers may be in for a surprise when the time comes to renew their insurance premiums since the Lord Chancellor released details of a proposed change to the way that compensation payments are calculated

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