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23 May 2024 #Features & Interviews

Tell us about your eDeliver 5 eLCV, launched at the recent Commercial Vehicle Show? At the show we unveiled our eDeliver 5 eLCV, available to order now, and offered in one length and two heights, with double sliding side door

23 May 2024 #Features & Interviews

A government scheme to train up new HGV drivers, fill vacancies and help the UK driver shortage has been extended to February 2026. The Government Skills Bootcamp in HGV Driving initiative offers an end-to-end programme lasting up to 16 weeks

23 May 2024 #Van

King’s College London has taken delivery of a fleet of electric vans and an electric car to support operations at its campus sites around the capital. The vehicles, which were supplied through Scot Group, trading as Thrifty Car and Van

23 May 2024 #Bus and Coach

First Bus and West Yorkshire Combined Authority (WYCA) have announced a further £11.2m investment in the operator’s Bramley depot which will make half the fleet zero emission before the end of 2024. WYCA with support from First Bus have been

23 May 2024 #Truck

The first IVECO X-Way UK recovery truck has gone into service with Newport-based Walls Truck Services with the help of bodybuilder Roger Dyson. Supplied by Sherwood Truck and Van, the X-Way 6×2 was sent by Roger Dyson to its heavy-duty

23 May 2024 #TNB News

UK buses are leading the way to net zero. Last year, the UK recorded the largest zero emission bus market in Europe in 2023, with ZEVs comprising 45% of new single- and double-deckers. And last week, SMMT published the Q1

16 May 2024 #TNB News

Recent years have seen very strong demand in the new HGV market with factories working double time to meet pent-up demand since the pandemic – and thanks to those efforts, the backlog is now beginning to clear up, new SMMT

16 May 2024 #Features & Interviews

There is much for the road transport industry to learn before the end of sale of diesel-powered trucks in 2040, but if companies start out on their electrification journeys now, the road to decarbonise will not have to look so

16 May 2024 #Truck

R Swain and Sons has put a new Volvo FM Electric 4×2 tractor unit into operation, working exclusively on its contract with CPI Books. The haulier currently supplies CPI with a transport and delivery solution for 120,000 tonnes of printed

16 May 2024 #Trailer

McCulla Ireland, the cold-chain storage and transport specialist, has added to its fleet with the addition of 33 new S.KO Cool Smart refrigerated semi-trailers. The latest order is made up of single and multi-temperature trailers and a specification honed over

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