Crash site closure times to be reduced due to new scanning technology

The Department for Transport (DfT) have awarded funding to 27 police forces which will allow them to buy laser scanners which should reduce the time taken to assess a crash site[...]

Diamond H Transport invest in new Volvo

Garswood based Diamond H Transport has just invested in a new Volvo FH-500 Heavy haulage 8×4 tractor unit fitted with a specialist FASSI F1500XP crane.[...]

Asprey 24 create new 100,000ft² base

A HGV driving firm have unveiled expansion plans which will see them create a new £5m base. Asprey 24 will see their business expand and create 30 new HGV driving associated jobs in the Willenhall area. The firm are taking over the George Carter Pressings Ltd site in Park Road.[...]

New Asda distribution centres to create 1,200 jobs

As part of their £500m logistics investment, Asda are to open two new depots and increase capacity at another. The supermarket giant has been improving its delivery network and store access in the UK over the last year.[...]

Daikin sign renewal deal with Norbert Dentressangle

It's good news for logistics giant Norbert Dentressangle (ND), the HGV driving company have just put pen to paper in a contract renewal agreement with heating and ventilation company Daikin.[...]

Daytime running lamps on all Euro-6 HGVs?

The new Euro-6 specification is fast approaching and all HGV operators are bracing themselves for the enforced changes and what this will mean when replenishing their fleet. One manufacturer, Daf is already predicting that daytime running lights (DRLs) will feature on all new HGVs.[...]

AdBlue available at even more service stations

More service stations are to offer AdBlue additive after plans by MSA Moto Hospitality were revealed last week.[...]

DfT rebuff Kent County Council LRUC plans

The Department for Transport has rebuffed plans by Kent County Council to use money raised from the new lorry charge to pay to alleviate the parking problems the county suffers.[...]

A14 upgrade plans revealed

The Department for Transport has just revealed plans for the much needed A14 upgrade.[...]

CC & RL Emerson increase site size and workload

After purchasing land from Cemex UK, HGV driving company CC & RJ Emerson have announced plans for their business expansion.[...]