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News
22/09/2020

Crane firm fits specialist Michelins after positive trial

John Sutch Cranes has confirmed it will specify Michelin tyres across its fleet of mobile cranes, tractor units, trailers and rigid trucks, after a trial set of Michelins covered more than twice the distance normally seen from the firm’s previous tyre of choice.

The family business compared the performance of the 445/95 R25 Michelin X-Crane + ...
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22/09/2020

Abbey's sweet DAF deal

Abbey Logistics has taken delivery of 11 new latest generation trucks that ...
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22/09/2020

SupaTrak's ISO data standard

Telematics company CMS SupaTrak has achieved ISO27001, the information ...
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21/09/2020

DVSA issues brake warning

Operators are being warned about seriously defective aftermarket brake ...
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18/09/2020

WorkReadies for ready-mix

So impressed was King Concrete with Rygor Commercials’ quick response to ...
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18/09/2020

Fulda all-weather trailer tyre

German tyre manufacturer Fulda is launching the Regiotonn 3, a new trailer ...
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17/09/2020

Mercedes's fuel cell strategy

The GenH2 Truck, a fuel-cell truck with a range of up to 1,000km and more ...
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17/09/2020

Gas trucks for Kuehne+Nagel

Logistics provider Kuehne+Nagel has put eight new Volvo FH Globetrotter ...
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16/09/2020

Enviro400ER now ultra-low

ADL’s zero-emission capable Enviro400ER double decker has been certified ...
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Features
03/09/2020

Spark of insight

Even now, some technicians treat electrical fault-finding as a black art. But as expert technicians tell Toby Clark, taking the right approach and using the right tools makes the topic less mystifying

“You’ve got to work in a methodical way and have the right information.” That’s fault-finding in a nutshell, according to Alistair Baldwin, an ...
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03/09/2020

Transmission upgrades

Electronic technology is improving fuel economy in heavy-duty automatic transmissions, finds Richard Simpson
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03/09/2020

Full-electric panel van review

While the major van brands ready the deployment of electric models, some new players with unfamiliar names look set to carve out a major slice of the expanding global electric van market, reports Steve Banner
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03/09/2020

LCV automatic transmissions

Encouraged by the home delivery market sector, LCVs’ automatic transmission options have blossomed over the past few years, providing smoother shifting and power transfer for drivers than ever before, finds Dan Gilkes
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