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News
28/05/2015

FTA issues updated European Road Transport Guide

The Freight Transport Association has published the 20th edition of its European Road Transport Guide, which contains information and guidance for UK-based road transport operators moving goods to Europe and beyond.

The 450-page guide has several updates, including: information on driving bans and public holidays; toll updates for Austria, ...
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28/05/2015

Council picks Masternaut

The Highland Council has awarded a contract to telematics provider ...
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28/05/2015

Latest bus and coach orders

It’s a tale of two cities – two Scottish cities – with the latest bus and ...
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27/05/2015

Volvo FH beefs up fleet

Welsh operator Castell Howell Foods has taken delivery of a Volvo FH13 6x2 ...
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27/05/2015

First DAF CF Silent in use

Abbey Logistics has taken delivery of the first DAF CF Silent tractor unit ...
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27/05/2015

Lawnrite goes for Doblò Cargo

Professional garden services firm Lawnrite has taken delivery of its first ...
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27/05/2015

Comparison site cuts costs

FleetsCompare is a new comparison website claiming to save CV operators ...
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27/05/2015

Only trust your own fuel

HGV and van fleet operators are being advised to treat all manufacturers’ ...
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27/05/2015

Servitisation boost needed

Manufacturers should lead road haulage ‘servitisation’ (enhanced logistics ...
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Features
28/04/2015

Who will keep turning the wheels on the truck?

As we go to press and 7 May draws tantalisingly close, the 2015 election bandwagon is reaching fever pitch, dominating the news 24/7. But, like it or hate it, the outcome of this election matters – particularly with the economic recovery so vigorous yet fragile, and the world an increasingly unpredictable place.

Clearly, the sympathies and dogma ...
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28/04/2015

Winning formula

Ever wondered about the scale of transport engineering required to support a high-profile Formula 1 team in and out of the season? Brian Tinham goes behind the scenes at McLaren Racing
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28/04/2015

Back to the future

With the headline event for 2015 now over, Brian Tinham looks back at some of the innovations that didn’t get the pre-show treatment, yet are likely to deliver future performance improvements
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28/04/2015

Rise and shine

Tail-lift technologies continue to develop, albeit subtly, but changing operations and a growing focus on safety are changing specification, inspection and maintenance considerations. Toby Clark reports
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