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Damac Transporters grows Renault Fleet with 10 more Premiums

Damac Transporters grows Renault Fleet with 10 more Premiums

Company expansion has led nationwide bulk powder distributors, Damac Transporters, to add a further 10 Renault trucks to its 38-strong all Renault fleet.

Volvo’s new trucks built for the world’s toughest conditions

Volvo’s new trucks built for the world’s toughest conditions

The Volvo FH16 - Volvo’s new truck for heavy long-haul operations - has been tested in the toughest of all environments: Australia.

Ton-up Turners hits a Mercedes-Benz milestone

Ton-up Turners hits a Mercedes-Benz milestone

One of Britain’s biggest privately-owned transport companies has been presented with its 100th fuel-efficient New Actros tractor unit from Mercedes-Benz.

More ‘Silverware’ for Trevor Ratcliffe Distribution

More ‘Silverware’ for Trevor Ratcliffe Distribution

Trevor Ratcliffe’s new Volvo FH16-750 having made an instant and lasting impression at the recent Truckfest at Peterborough went on to take the ‘Top Truck 2013’ award back home at the re-established Mondello Truck Show.

Iveco delivers first six new Stralis Hi-Way tractors to Clipper Logistics

Iveco delivers first six new Stralis Hi-Way tractors to Clipper Logistics

Clipper Logistics has taken delivery of its first six new Stralis Hi-Way (AS440S46TX/P) 6x2 twin-steer tractor units, increasing the percentage of Ivecos in its fleet to 80 per cent.

Mercedes-Benz claims the lion’s share of Brit European’s fleet investment

Mercedes-Benz claims the lion’s share of Brit European’s fleet investment

Brit European is running its first fleets of fuel-efficient New Actros tractor units and carbon-busting dual-fuel trucks from Mercedes-Benz.

T Barry nets fuel bonus with New Actros from Mercedes-Benz

T Barry nets fuel bonus with New Actros from Mercedes-Benz

The first Mercedes-Benz New Actros tractor units to wear the colours of Gloucestershire bulk haulier T Barry have made a flying start, setting new standards for fuel efficiency from the outset.

Mercedes-Benz new Actros is the mpg champion for McCulla

Mercedes-Benz new Actros is the mpg champion for McCulla

A Mercedes-Benz New Actros left trucks from every other major manufacturer trailing in its wake in a fuel-efficiency trial staged by temperature-controlled distribution specialist McCulla (Ireland).

Fuel savings and dealer back-up convince IPL to try first Mercedes-Benz trucks

Fuel savings and dealer back-up convince IPL to try first Mercedes-Benz trucks

Container transport specialist IPL Haulage is hoping to slash its fuel costs after veering away from its established supplier to purchase its first Mercedes-Benz trucks.

350 modern classic show trucks rev up for the Retro Truck Show

350 modern classic show trucks rev up for the Retro Truck Show

The popular Retro Truck Show returns for a third year to the Heritage Motor Centre on Sunday 15 September. The show, which features a fantastic collection of modern classic trucks manufactured between 1960 and 2000, is arranged by enthusiasts for enthusiasts.

Perfect reliability convinces Elliotts to take Volvo

Perfect reliability convinces Elliotts to take Volvo

A long-term, profitable relationship with his local dealer and 'almost perfect reliability' of other Volvo eight-wheelers in the fleet were just two of the factors which convinced Nick Elliott, managing director of Elliotts (Cheltenham) Ltd., to invest in two new FM 8x4 tippers.

Impressive fuel returns and service secure more Renaults for Sheard Packaging

Impressive fuel returns and service secure more Renaults for Sheard Packaging

Sheard Packaging, one of the largest carton manufacturing and recycling companies in the UK, has invested in six new Renault Trucks for its 18-strong all Renault fleet, through Renault Trucks distributor, JDS Trucks Leeds.

Volvo’s new FH put to work at MC Rental

Volvo’s new FH put to work at MC Rental

A well established commercial vehicle dealer has this month become the first company in the UK to add the new Volvo FH to its national rental fleet.

Eurocargo fleet rises to the challenge for Allied Bakeries

Eurocargo fleet rises to the challenge for Allied Bakeries

Allied Bakeries, one of the UK’s largest bakery businesses and a division of Associated British Foods plc, is putting an additional 73 Iveco Eurocargos into service to support a major new nationwide contract.

Flexible Fuso Canter is the automatic choice for Nixon Hire

Flexible Fuso Canter is the automatic choice for Nixon Hire

Nixon Hire’s first Fuso Canters have given the national plant, accommodation and toilet hire firm further flexibility to tackle a wide range of jobs.