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JPE focuses on uptime, fuel economy, driver skills & safety

JPE focuses on uptime, fuel economy, driver skills & safety

Twenty Volvo FM-410 8x4 tippers have entered service with JPE, one of the Midlands leading suppliers of aggregates, sand and soils to the construction industry.

John Pearce takes new DAFs as it marks 40 years in business

John Pearce takes new DAFs as it marks 40 years in business

Well known South Wales haulier John Pearce Glynneath Limited has taken delivery of pair of DAF CF85 tractors with one carrying the unique registration plate Y40 JPG to mark the company’s 40th anniversary.

Hilux rescues ice road truckers

Hilux rescues ice road truckers

The icy blast that has wreaked havoc for motorists in East Sussex is no match for Toyota’s Hilux.

Truckstop finding app for drivers

Truckstop finding app for drivers

Truck drivers around the country are now able to find their nearest services at the tap of a finger, following the release of a free iPhone and Android* app by Iveco – to coincide with the UK launch of its International Truck of the Year-winning Stralis Hi-Way.

Volvo Trucks to launch new FM

Volvo Trucks to launch new FM

The Volvo FM is next in line in the rapid renewal of Volvo Trucks’ product range – with the ground-breaking innovation Volvo Dynamic Steering as one of its prominent features.

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.