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News
11/08/2022

Lincolnshire firm works new Fruehauf trailers hard on grain haulage

For Jon Wright, the addition of two new Fruehauf trailers to his haulage fleet has made the task of transporting grain, sugar beet and seasonal crops much easier.

Now in its 127th year in the industry, Caistor-based H.C. Wright Hauliers in Lincolnshire purchased two Sloper Smoothsider tippers, repeating an order made in 2017. Of the 11 trailers ...
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08/08/2022

Arrow fits Totalkare

Arrow Self Drive has upgraded its workshop facilities after taking a ...
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04/08/2022

CTrack becomes Inseego

Ctrack, the provider of fleet telematics, asset tracking and vehicle ...
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02/08/2022

HSE guidance -vehicle support

The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) has issued a motor vehicle repair ...
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28/07/2022

Tail-lift immobiliser

Vehicle safety solutions provider Motormax has collaborated with highway ...
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28/07/2022

Haulier switches to Daimler

Just five years ago Ken White Distribution ran only Swedish-built trucks – ...
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27/07/2022

28t construction trucks

Hiab has teamed up with five firms across the UK to develop the next ...
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27/07/2022

Stertil Koni lifts doubled

Although Redfern Travel is one of the UK’s most successful coach holiday ...
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27/07/2022

Apollo Tyres expands EnduRace

Apollo Tyres is expanding its range of EnduRace RD2 truck and bus tyres, ...
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Features
12/07/2022

Coach care

While contract repair and maintenance (R&M) is virtually a given for new vehicles in trucking, this is far from the case in the smaller and more diverse coach sector. Richard Simpson finds out why

Family-run coach businesses tend to be managed in the same way that truck businesses were maybe 30 years ago. One industry insider who switched from ...
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12/07/2022

Our shared future

By highlighting emerging innovations, the CV Show has always pointed us towards the future of commercial vehicle technology. This year’s event focused on alternatives to diesel, in the form of battery-electric vehicles. Internal ...
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12/07/2022

On a charge

Richard Simpson finds out how battery leasing can reduce front-end costs and uncertainty as bus fleets transition to electric power
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12/07/2022

Exam time

More than 40 apprentice and fully qualified technicians from bus operations across the country gathered at S&B Automotive Academy in Bristol for the IRTE Skills Challenge. Will Dalrymple was there
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