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02/07/2015

Renault Range C tips it for Hazell and Jefferies

Civil engineering business Hazell and Jefferies has taken delivery of three Renault Range C trucks, with seven more on order, after trialling the vehicle against Mercedes, DAF and Volvo.

The three new arrivals – the first Renault trucks to join the Pangbourne-based operator's 37-strong tipper fleet – are Range C430 8x4s with Wilcox Wilcosteel ...
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02/07/2015

TRL works with Transpolis

TRL (the UK’s Transport Research Laboratory) has just revealed that it is ...
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02/07/2015

Lift maker looks to the stars

Commercial and passenger lift manufacturer Palfinger Ratcliff tapped into ...
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02/07/2015

Transit wins top van title

Auto Express magazine has named the Ford Transit as van of the year – the ...
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01/07/2015

Truck AEBS in action

Fleet operators, policy makers and truck and automotive journalists were ...
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01/07/2015

Gas Vehicle Hub

A gas vehicle hub refuelling stations request form has been released by ...
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01/07/2015

Microlise Clear on telematics

Telematics specialist Microlise has stepped beyond its heavy goods vehicle ...
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01/07/2015

Coach & Bus Live 2015

Coach & Bus Live 2015 – this year’s UK coach, bus, mini/midi vehicle and ...
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01/07/2015

Transport Exchange telematics

Telematics specialist Causeway is now partnering with Transport Exchange ...
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Features
02/07/2015

Dash for gas?

Gas trucks have a long and slightly disappointing history, but with the wind of technological and commercial change blowing strongly through the transport industry, their time is coming. Brian Tinham reports

Natural gas (methane) engines have been around for almost a century. However, despite some notable uptake in a few niche bus and truck ...
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02/07/2015

Driving seat

Like the death of Mark Twain, the demise of the driver in autonomous trucks has, it appears, been greatly exaggerated. Ian Norwell reports from Las Vegas, on the first on-highway live demonstration
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02/07/2015

Knowledge is power

From lowly beginnings, telematics is increasingly at the heart of all sorts of operators’ improvement agendas. Brian Tinham discovers why – and talks to DVSA about its future in next generation enforcement
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02/07/2015

Service with a smile

Apparently, truck manufacturers should be leading the charge to road haulage ‘servitization’ – an Americanism meaning nothing more fancy than adding complementary services to products. That gem was among recommendations in a paper ...
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