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30/03/2020

Tesco boosts home delivery cold chain reliability with Thermo King refrigeration

Tesco has taken expanded its home delivery fleet with 52 vans equipped with E-200 refrigeration units from Thermo King.

The retailer chose the units for their ability to ensure an unbroken cold chain during multiple daily trips. Protecting the cargo, even when the van’s ignition is switched off, was one of the key criteria met by the E-200.The ...
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30/03/2020

Pirelli CV tyre availability

Prometeon Tyre Group UK, supplier of Pirelli-branded commercial vehicle ...
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30/03/2020

Milk flows with Michelin

Scottish transport operator TP Niven has praised Michelin for its ...
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27/03/2020

Dennis Eagle virus statement

Refuse collection vehicle manufacturer Dennis Eagle has underlined its ...
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27/03/2020

Volvo technicians help Knowles

A team of technicians from Volvo Truck and Bus Centre East Anglia is ...
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27/03/2020

New Daily delivers for SFS

SFS Flooring Supplies has taken delivery of an IVECO Daily Hi-Matic ...
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26/03/2020

Amari Metals rates Cartwright

West Midlands-based metals distributor Amari Metals has expanded its ...
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26/03/2020

New guidance from regulators

Senior traffic commissioner Richard Turfitt (pictured) has announced new ...
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26/03/2020

Steps to help apprentices

Apprentices should be able to continue and complete their apprenticeship ...
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Features
05/03/2020

Road safety: Inside line

Driver contributor Lucy Radley tests Mercedes-Benz’s Active Drive Assist, part of its driver safety package, which is claimed to offer a 3-5% fuel saving.

When Mercedes-Benz Trucks launched the latest version of the Actros, in September 2018, there was always going to be a lot to talk about. With 60 new innovations, four of which were ‘world ...
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05/03/2020

For safety’s sake

Fleet operators UK-wide are involved in an almost bewildering variety of initiatives to make their employees and the vehicles they drive safer, writes Steve Banner
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05/03/2020

Battery-powered fire safety

When electric vehicles’ battery units suffer a short circuit or fluid fire, fire suppression systems play a crucial role in protecting passengers and the vehicles involved, finds Brian Wall
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05/03/2020

Skills Challenge 2020 preview

Increasingly often, technicians must draw on both electrical and mechanical knowledge of vehicles to diagnose a fault from its symptoms, finds Will Dalrymple
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