Archive for the ‘UK News’ Category

  • 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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  • Coolertech set to impress at CV Show

    on Mar 18, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Coolertech set to impress at CV Show

    Coolertech Ltd is set to exhibit at the CV Show, at the NEC in Birmingham, April 25-

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  • VisionTrack dashcam video prevents £16,000 nightmare

    on Mar 15, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on VisionTrack dashcam video prevents £16,000 nightmare

    A fleet van driver avoided a £16,000 insurance nightmare after a VisionTrack 3G dashcam video proved he was the innocent victim of a motorist jumping a red light

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  • Ekeri Trailers return to CV Show

    on Mar 13, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Ekeri Trailers return to CV Show

    Ekeri Trailers, the Finnish manufacturer of side-opening trailers and rigid vehicles, is once again exhibiting at this year’s Commercial Vehicle Show, NEC Birmingham, and announces record sales of its market-proven Ekeri trailer

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  • Quinn chooses Renault Trucks

    on Mar 13, 17 • in General News, News, UK News • with Comments Off on Quinn chooses Renault Trucks

    As part of an on-going investment programme that will replenish its full fleet over the next four years, leading construction product manufacturer, Quinn Building Products, is driving productivity and efficiencies across its operation by specifying 50-tonne Range K 8x4s and 39-tonne Range C 10x4s

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  • Giti Tire unveils Genesis retread programme

    on Mar 12, 17 • in News, UK News • with Comments Off on Giti Tire unveils Genesis retread programme

    As part of its European truck and bus rebrand project, Giti Tire has announced that its UK retread programme has been renamed Giti Genesis

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