O’Donovan Waste Disposal’s latest three Mercedes-Benz Econic units give the North London operator what is believed to be the largest fleet of direct vision skip-loaders in the UK. The waste management firm was the first UK operator to purchase an Econic 4×2 1830L skip loader in 2016, and since then has boosted this number to six in total. In addition, around one-third of the fleet is fitted with additional glazed panels on the nearside door to boost visibility of cyclists […]
Maritime Transport has bought from Mercedes-Benz for the first time in five years, with an order for 65 Actros tractor units.
Operators are more optimistic about their vehicle acquisition strategy in 2015 than they were in 2014, predicting that more new vehicles will be bought this year compared with last year.
Trade associations have cautioned against adding further complexity into the London supply chain, after TfL went live with its latest Direct Vision Standard (DVS) consultation.