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Dual-role Volvos improve productivity and cut costs at Carlsberg

Dual-role Volvos improve productivity and cut costs at Carlsberg

Following successful trials over a 12-month period, Carlsberg UK recently invested in two new Volvo FM artic units capable of performing completely separate functions.

Golden Triangle Volvo quietly generates new business

Golden Triangle Volvo quietly generates new business

A striking new Volvo tractor unit fitted with a huge PM85 loader is not only turning heads, but is also attracting new customers, according to Graham Cornes, Managing Director of Golden Triangle Generators Ltd.

Iveco set to participate at Bauma 2013

Iveco set to participate at Bauma 2013

Iveco will display vehicles representing its full range of off-road transport offerings at the 30thedition of the Bauma 2013 international trade fair.

The new Mercedes-Benz Atego

The new Mercedes-Benz Atego

The youngest member of the new Mercedes-Benz truck product family, the new Atego with Euro VI, enters the stage to continue its successful career as a bestseller in the 6.5 to 16-tonne GVWR short-radius distribution segment.

Free Flow Concrete mixes up fleet with first Renault Kerax

Free Flow Concrete mixes up fleet with first Renault Kerax

Ready mix concrete supplier, Free Flow Concrete Ltd., has taken delivery of its first Renault truck; a Renault Kerax 430.32 8x4 with the Optidriver+ automated gearbox.

New DAFs are helping keep the nation healthy

New DAFs are helping keep the nation healthy

First class back-up from their local dealer was a key factor in the decision by Yorkshire pharmaceutical company Thornton & Ross to put a pair of DAF CF rigids into service.

Arocs - The new force in construction

Arocs - The new force in construction

Mercedes-Benz has achieved a triple leap forward in the field of Euro VI compliance: this year the brand with the star is expanding its current heavy-duty vehicle range with the addition of the Arocs.

Jet Plant Hire take off with new FMX drawbars and FH double-drive

Jet Plant Hire take off with new FMX drawbars and FH double-drive

Jet Plant Hire, who have operating centres in Evesham, Worcestershire and Newton Abbott in Devon, specialise in road planing contracts.

BRS wins Trans Haul Europe contract with first Renault trucks

BRS wins Trans Haul Europe contract with first Renault trucks

BRS Ltd., one of the UK’s leading suppliers of commercial vehicle contract hire solutions, has won a contract that sees Trans Haul Europe Ltd. take the first Renaults into its 30-strong mixed fleet of Scania, Iveco, Volvo and DAF.

Four new Renaults for Hampshire Plant and Access

Four new Renaults for Hampshire Plant and Access

Hampshire Plant and Access Ltd. (HPA) has invested in its first four Renault trucks for the company’s 10-strong mixed fleet, through Renault Trucks distributor, Sparks Commercial Services.

EcoStralis proves haulage needn’t be thirsty work

EcoStralis proves haulage needn’t be thirsty work

Pan-European transport specialist and Pall-Ex member John Bywater Transport has unlocked the key to significant fuel savings following an in-house fuel trial involving comparable tractor units from five different truck manufacturers.

A special place for a specialist vehicle this winter

A special place for a specialist vehicle this winter

Imagine a vehicle that can face any situation thrown at it, a vehicle that can operate both on- and off-road, on rail and snow and even ford water up to 1.20-metres deep. Now imagine a Unimog from Mercedes-Benz.

Right stuff for the white stuff - Mercedes-Benz prepares for action

Right stuff for the white stuff - Mercedes-Benz prepares for action

While the UK prepares to wind down for Christmas, Mercedes-Benz vehicles are working harder than ever. They’re operating 24-hours a day to ensure the roads are clear, that the lights remain on, that your last-minute presents reach your door and, most importantly of all, that your Christmas dinner arrives on time.

Up to 50% fuel reduction prompts Renault Kerax purchase for RTS Waste

Up to 50% fuel reduction prompts Renault Kerax purchase for RTS Waste

Bermondsey based waste and recycling company, RTS Waste Management, has taken delivery of its first Renault Kerax 460.35 6x4 tractor unit through Renault Trucks distributor, MV Trucks.

Commercial vehicle dealer launches online shop

Commercial vehicle dealer launches online shop

A new online shop selling consumables to the motor industry was launched last month (Nov 12) by independent commercial vehicle dealer MC Group.