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News
19/01/2021

MAN appoints Manchetts Group in Peterborough

MAN Truck & Bus has confirmed Manchetts PB (trading as Manchetts Peterborough) as a MAN sales, service and parts dealer in the Peterborough area, following its takeover of a business formerly managed by Motus Commercials.

Remaining on the same site, located in the Fengate area of Peterborough and with a satellite depot at Pinchbeck in Spalding, ...
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19/01/2021

Amco fleet's solar panels

Logistics company Amco has fitted Trailar solar panels on its fleet.
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18/01/2021

6x4 tippers for Devon haulier

Jeremy Bishop Haulage has doubled its IVECO fleet by taking delivery of ...
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15/01/2021

Scania's lifting axle

Scania has introduced a tandem bogie axle with an optional ...
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15/01/2021

Anti-crystallisation AdBlue

Total UK has launched CLEARNOX, which prevents crystallisation in the ...
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14/01/2021

£7m Midlands Truck dealership

The new £7 million dealership of Mercedes-Benz dealer Midlands Truck & ...
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14/01/2021

More loaders for Cartwrights

West Midlands-based Cartwrights Waste Disposal has added four new Hiab ...
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13/01/2021

Cummins' new emissions system

Cummins has successfully completed the integration of a dual-dosing urea ...
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13/01/2021

Cushioned racking for Luton

Van hire supplier Herd Business has delivered a fleet of liveried Luton ...
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Features
12/01/2021

People people: managing engineers

Learning how people work requires a different set of skills to learning how a vehicle works. However, that is an essential requirement of a management role in engineering, finds Will Dalrymple

Once apprentices transition to full-time work in a commercial vehicle workshop, they may aspire to a management position within the operator, in which they ...
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12/01/2021

Finding a way

COVID-19 lockdowns may have slowed the progress of some apprenticeships in the commercial vehicle world, but the sector has not seen the kinds of mass layoffs reported to have occurred in other sectors, at least judging from the ...
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12/01/2021

Looking to tomorrow

When I started in the motor vehicle industry in 1984 as an apprentice, it was the start of the decline of apprentice programmes.
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12/01/2021

Crane safety checks

Daily checks for lorry loaders go above and beyond the wheels and chassis items required of goods wagons, reports John Kendall
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