Transport Engineer Archive

Articles within the archive for October 2012


01/10/2012:Bernard Matthews leans on Schmitz Cargobull trailers - News
01/10/2012:Four top-spec aluminium tippers join Fox Plant operation - News
01/10/2012:Inductive charging for electric bus trials in Netherlands - News
01/10/2012:Western Commercial gets Mercedes-Benz truck and van franchise for Dundee - News
02/10/2012:Fuel-efficient Mercedes-Benz Sprinter is fit for Starplan - News
02/10/2012:Trailer parking system prevents accidental brake release - News
03/10/2012:First new Volvo FH truck fetches record price on eBay - News
03/10/2012:Euro 6 vehicles the target for Michelin with new X-Coach HL-Z - News
03/10/2012:Type approval-friendly trucks launched early by DAF - News
03/10/2012:MoTs while you sleep, offers Midlands Truck & Van - News
03/10/2012:SDC drawbar trailer (telescopic towing beam) - TE Vosa
04/10/2012:Chappell’s double first with Mercedes-Benz Actros Titan - News
04/10/2012:Bespoke Iveco Eurocargo heads to prestige car dealer - News
04/10/2012:First Renault truck to carry fine art for Williams & Hill - News
04/10/2012:Bloodhound team successfully completes rocket testing - News
05/10/2012:Show reel - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:BP McKeefry tanker combination helps to clean up London - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Your shout! - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Pilgrim chooses Gray & Adams temperature-controlled bodies in fleet upgrade - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Day Aggregates adds more DAF trucks to the fleet - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:First Schmitz Cargobull for Brian Yeardley Continental - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Randall Barber rates Continental tyre service - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Tridem’s traction and manoeuvrability convince Wynnstay - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Knowledge is power - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:The FH reborn - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Expo expects - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Loaded question - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Class acts? - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Spot the difference? - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Fully equipped - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Three-horse race - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Will the new man at the helm steer the rudder? - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:People news for October 2012 - Reference/Features
05/10/2012:Commercial Vehicle Forum to focus on road transport for economic recovery - News
05/10/2012:New Actros truck is fuel champion for Ken Mallinson - News
05/10/2012:Latest version of FleetPlus wins award for Haldex - News
05/10/2012:Boost to apprentices as Transport for London seeks 100 - News
08/10/2012:Cartwright longer trailers enter service with Acumen - News
08/10/2012:Clean LCVs for destined for Clear Drains - News
08/10/2012:Premium economy calls for extra Renault investment - News
09/10/2012:Arla’s one-of-a-kind trailer and tanker combo hits the highways - News
09/10/2012:Volvo introduces collision warning with emergency brake - News
09/10/2012:Bodyshop of the year crown goes to Perrys of Gobowen - News
10/10/2012:Goodyear unveils first AA grade steer concept tyre - News
10/10/2012:British engineering solves French tourist bus problem - News
10/10/2012:£1m vehicle deal struck between transport trio - News
10/10/2012:Memorial Foundation donates over £22,000 to UK charities - News
11/10/2012:J Clarke’s new Mercedes-Benz models enter service - News
11/10/2012:Firow expands truck fleet with extra DAF CFs and LFs - News
11/10/2012:Double drive Volvo FH leads to costs savings for Welsh operator - News
11/10/2012:Demand exceeds supply for commercial vehicle technicians - News
12/10/2012:Ian Craig (Haulage) builds up fleet with first Renault trucks - News
12/10/2012:First of the irtec trailer technicians now accredited - News
15/10/2012:Two new bulk food powder tankers join Clugston fleet - News
15/10/2012:Hodgson & Hodgson selects more Mercedes-Benz vehicles - News
16/10/2012:Safety first, from North West Trucks DAF and Woodwards - News
16/10/2012:Thompsons and MAN build even higher spec 8x4 tipper - News
16/10/2012:Even bigger and better CV Show promised for 2013 - News
16/10/2012:Toyota releases details of LCV challenger for Europe - News
17/10/2012:Major fleet replacement means more Ivecos for Coleman’s ABC - News
17/10/2012:London gets concrete evidence of Volvo’s servicing - News
17/10/2012:40,000 up for Dennison Trailers in Northern Ireland - News
18/10/2012:Robinsons says it’s ready for more Volvo coaches - News
18/10/2012:Vauxhall and The Cold Consortium collaborate on chilled Movano - News
18/10/2012:Century of Transicold fridges for DMC Trailer Rentals - News
19/10/2012:Paneltex enters 7.5-tonne electric truck into Future Car Challenge - News
19/10/2012:Longer truck testing commences at MAN in Germany - News
19/10/2012:More power from Scania Truck Rental, with V8 tractors - News
22/10/2012:Simon Gibson Transport enjoys payload advantage with DAF XF105 - News
22/10/2012:PPG and Weightlifter body boosts safety for Day Group - News
22/10/2012:Volvo Bus boss to retire early next year - News
22/10/2012:Trials confirm fuel savings of MiX Telematics’ fleet system - News
23/10/2012:Nidera invests in quintet of New Actros tractor units - News
23/10/2012:FPS takes delivery of large Vauxhall Combo fleet - News
23/10/2012:WABCO to market OptiFlow trailer aerodynamic system - News
23/10/2012:IRTE announces Euro Bus Expo 2012 presence at the NEC - News
24/10/2012:Iveco picks up GreenFleet environmental award - News
24/10/2012:Toyota Hilux 4x4 converted for West Midlands Fire Service - News
24/10/2012:Ashwoods supplies first hybrid van to West Midlands Fire Service - News
24/10/2012:New Ford Transit Connects are pretty in brick red - News
25/10/2012:Volvo FM trucks prove fuel savings at GRS Bagging - News
25/10/2012:FTA supports government’s HGV road user levy bill - News
25/10/2012:Speed tests improves fuel economy for utilities firm - News
25/10/2012:Transport managers told not to lose sight of CPC role - News
25/10/2012:Ford confirms closure of two UK plants - News
26/10/2012:Linton Fuel Oils swaps to Continental for quality and payload - News
26/10/2012:Krone’s securing system improves GBA Services’ efficiency - News
26/10/2012:Vacu-Lug appointed UK distributor for West Lake tyres - News
26/10/2012:Citroën announces improvements to Berlingo Airdream line-up - News
26/10/2012:Cummins Turbo Technologies signs 600m euro deal with European truck OEMs - News
29/10/2012:Stagecoach introduces greener fuel for Scottish buses - News
29/10/2012:Volvo Trucks service promises five per cent fuel savings - News
29/10/2012:MAN receives eCarTec Award 2012 for low-emission truck - News
29/10/2012:Highways and Met Office commence winter service - News
30/10/2012:First maintenance sites gain full IRTE workshop accreditation - News
30/10/2012:Rickerby’s Isuzu truck brings payload advantages - News
30/10/2012:Zenith Hygiene cuts insurance costs, thanks to TomTom - News
30/10/2012:Kelly floored by Schmitz Cargobull Mega trailers - News
30/10/2012:Webasto announces charity tie-up with Help for Heroes - News
31/10/2012:New Renault Master ECO comes with competitive finance - News
31/10/2012:Tough Fuso Canter pulls its weight for John Graham - News
31/10/2012:Stoneridge announces Apps for Android users - News
31/10/2012:Scandinavia tyres promise powerful winter grip - News
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