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27/04/2017

Bevan completes takeover of A&R Vehicle Services

Bodybuilder Bevan Group has acquired accident repair and refurbishment business A&R Vehicle Services.

The takeover – for an undisclosed sum – completes the deal, which began in 2013 when Bevan bought a stake in the Wednesbury-based firm. The business will continue to trade as A&R Vehicle Services and directors Ron Rushworth and Colin Bannister ...
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27/04/2017

Veolia goes low with Range D

Environmental services business Veolia has taken delivery of a 26-tonne, ...
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27/04/2017

New £22m factory for Tiger

Tiger Trailers is investing £22 million in a new, purpose-built factory in ...
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26/04/2017

DAF unveils new CF and XF

DAF has unveiled the new-generation CF and XF tractors, promising 7% ...
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26/04/2017

New factory for Thompsons

Bodybuilder Thompsons has announced that it will open a new factory in ...
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26/04/2017

Crown rates Mercedes Citans

Paint manufacturer Crown has taken delivery of 15 Mercedes-Benz Citan vans ...
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25/04/2017

MAN races to NEC

Visitors to the Commercial Vehicle Show, opening today (25 April) at the ...
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25/04/2017

Amey collaborates on safety

Infrastructure support service business Amey has collaborated with Penny ...
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25/04/2017

Direct Vision 'unworkable'

Transport for London’s proposed Direct Vision standard is “unworkable” and ...
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Features
26/04/2017

The true cost of cutting corners when it comes to lubricant selection

A case study-led feature from Certas Energy in collaboration with Shell Lubricants puts a spotlight on the false economy that could be costing commercial fleet companies more than what they think…

A well-known, national road haulage business has saved in excess of £40-45K per year by switching their engine oil to a high performance lubricant that ...
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04/04/2017

Brighter sparks

Hybrids, range extenders and full-electric vehicles are getting a lot of airtime and attracting significant R&D dollars. But are some developers missing some engineering tricks? Brian Tinham reports
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04/04/2017

Best in show

From trucks and trailers to sensors, systems and services: the CV Show (25—27 April 2017, NEC, Birmingham) has it all. John Challen and Brian Tinham pick out some of the highlights for NEC visitors
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04/04/2017

Next generation

As OEMs and operators come to terms with Euro 6c and the certainty of Euro 6d just around the corner, Brian Tinham examines the likely impacts of Euro 7 in the early 2020s
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