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News
16/07/2020

N3 chassis for new Ashvale tippers

Ten new 20-reg tippers recently put into service by Ashvale Haulage of St. Albans for working in London and on motorways have been built to N3 on-road specification.

The obvious visual features of the N3 specification include a reduced ground clearance over typical off-road (N3G) tippers as well as the rear wheels having four individual ...
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16/07/2020

Salvatori tastes Daimler fleet

The opening by The Salvatori Group of an additional depot in ...
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15/07/2020

SDC trailer pair for Elddis

Transport and Logistics operator Elddis Transport has taken delivery of ...
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15/07/2020

Fresh fleet for FLB

FLB Bulk Transport Services, part of the FreshLinc Group, has taken ...
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14/07/2020

Nicholls reviews CNG operation

Six months on from taking delivery of 10 IVECO Stralis NP 6x2 tractor ...
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14/07/2020

Giti drive tyre mileage rises

One of the most popular tyres in Giti Tire’s mixed service portfolio for ...
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13/07/2020

Trailer tyre for Goodyear KMAX

Goodyear has extended its KMAX GEN-2 steer and drive truck tyre range with ...
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13/07/2020

Boat mover replaces Actros

Reliability on regular runs into southern Europe meant that when the time ...
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10/07/2020

Renault's RHD 26-tonne EV unit

The first Range D Wide Z.E. 26-tonne 6x2 rigid has arrived in the UK. ...
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Features
09/07/2020

Metroline's COVID-19 story

In mid-June, London bus operator Metroline returned to a full service, nearly three months after the COVID-19 shutdown closed the capital to all but key workers. Group engineering director Ian Foster explains how the operator adapted to changing requirements

Metroline carries Londoners on some 1,800 buses driven by 4,500 driver on 100 routes, ...
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09/07/2020

Legal update: July 2020

This page is brought to you by specialist transport law firm Backhouse Jones. Its COVID-19 hub is available via www.is.gd/ifogih
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09/07/2020

Learning from lockdown

The way lockdown has forced office workers to adapt – by staying at home, using virtual tools such as videoconferencing, and juggling the demands of family and the job at the same time – may well change working habits from now on.
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09/07/2020

Telematics and COVID-19

Vehicle tracking data, summed up across hundreds of vehicles and thousands of trips and hundreds of thousands of miles can actually reveal quite a lot about how a transport operation works, as Abbey Transport recently discovered. By ...
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