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23 June 2022 #Features & Interviews

Tell us about Brigade? Brigade Electronics is a worldwide leading provider of safety devices and solutions for commercial vehicles and machinery. Our products work to reduce the risk of collisions and protect vulnerable road users by minimising vehicle blind spots

23 June 2022 #Features & Interviews

In recent years, manufacturers have provided a growing number of smaller and lighter battery-electric trucks for transport firms to use on their urban delivery operations. But this ongoing innovation is now resulting in electric trucks for middle distance and even

23 June 2022 #Van

Construction equipment and services provider Speedy is adding another 150 new electric vans to its fleet under an £8.25 million investment. The UK firm has ordered 100 x 4.25-tonne single-chassis cab Ford E-Transit models, as well as 50 x 3.5

23 June 2022 #Bus and Coach

Wrightbus has received an order to build the first double-deck battery-electric buses to join Ireland’s national fleet. The National Transport Authority will roll out the Streetdeck Electroliner BEVs in Dublin and Limerick as part of a national framework agreement to

23 June 2022 #Truck

Bulk powder and liquid specialist Abbey Logistics has taken delivery of seven New Generation DAF tractor units as part of its ongoing fleet replenishment programme. The new XF 450 FTP trucks, as well as four previous generation XFs joining Abbey

16 June 2022 #Features & Interviews

How did Ford Pro come about? The transition to electric vehicles is happening at an astonishing pace. Businesses and organisations of all shapes and sizes see the promise of electric vehicles, but they know it’s going to be a complicated

16 June 2022 #Features & Interviews

For many firms, owning and operating a fleet is not their main business, such as those who make or build products and need to get their goods to their customers. By allowing a fleet management specialist to take over the

16 June 2022 #Truck

Tiger Trailers has designed, manufactured and delivered 40 articulated box van trailers for Primark as part of its new 3PL partnership with Wincanton. The Cheshire-based trailer manufacturer’s production teams and lines worked tirelessly over a three month period to produce

16 June 2022 #Bus and Coach

Switch Mobility has unveiled the new, fourth generation Switch e1, a fully electric bus tailored to the European market. The Switch e1 combines a lightweight monocoque construction with a 389kWh battery and ZF hub motors, with fast charging achieved in

16 June 2022 #Truck

Family-owned Fox Group has introduced two new Volvo FE Electric tippers into its fleet. Both Volvo FE Electric 6×2 rigids are plated at 27-tonnes – one tonne more than a standard three-axle rigid – which helps to offset the additional

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