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News
26/05/2015

Coach operators boost passenger appeal with new vehicles

PC Coaches and Barnes Coaches are both reporting positive passenger feedback, with their respective purchases of Optare and Irizar vehicles.

Lincoln-based PC Coaches has extended its fleet with one MetroCity and two Solo coaches, both by Optare.Mark Andrews, engineering director, says the Optare vehicles are a hit with passengers and drivers, ...
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26/05/2015

Road safety launch at Tip-Ex

Road safety will top the agenda at Tip-Ex this week, with delegates able ...
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26/05/2015

McGinley saves fuel with Volvo

Irish tour operator McGinley Coach Travel is reporting fuel savings of up ...
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26/05/2015

180 Dennison trailers for Axis

Axis Fleet Management has ordered 180 new sliding skeletal trailers from ...
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26/05/2015

Totalkare award

Heavy-duty vehicle lifting products and services supplier Totalkare is in ...
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22/05/2015

Brian R Patefield goes Stralis

Brian R Patefield has renewed a third of its fleet with nine Euro 6 ...
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22/05/2015

Top-spec DAFs for Abacus

Abacus Logistics says it has switched truck supplier since deploying two ...
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22/05/2015

Bus Hound: fastest ‘animal’

MiX Telematics has revealed the speed monitoring story behind last ...
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22/05/2015

Simon Gibson adds FHs

Bulk powder haulage specialist Simon Gibson Transport has taken delivery ...
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Features
28/04/2015

Who will keep turning the wheels on the truck?

As we go to press and 7 May draws tantalisingly close, the 2015 election bandwagon is reaching fever pitch, dominating the news 24/7. But, like it or hate it, the outcome of this election matters – particularly with the economic recovery so vigorous yet fragile, and the world an increasingly unpredictable place.

Clearly, the sympathies and dogma ...
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28/04/2015

Winning formula

Ever wondered about the scale of transport engineering required to support a high-profile Formula 1 team in and out of the season? Brian Tinham goes behind the scenes at McLaren Racing
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28/04/2015

Back to the future

With the headline event for 2015 now over, Brian Tinham looks back at some of the innovations that didn’t get the pre-show treatment, yet are likely to deliver future performance improvements
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28/04/2015

Rise and shine

Tail-lift technologies continue to develop, albeit subtly, but changing operations and a growing focus on safety are changing specification, inspection and maintenance considerations. Toby Clark reports
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