Elddis has put another ten Euro-5 new Actros trucks into operation. The units will be used on trunking activities within the fleet, which comprises standard and longer semi-trailers, as well as shorter length ‘urban artics’. Last year the Consett-based operator found a Mercedes-Benz Euro-6 powered 420hp artic to be more fuel efficient than its current Euro-5 Actros trucks, after running them side by side within the fleet during May and June. The Euro-6 unit operated alongside Elddis’s 440hp Euro-5 ‘old […]
MT’s latest UK Commercial Vehicle Operator Report, produced in association with Texaco Lubricants, reveals the value of being smart. There’s much talk of the squeezed middle in British politics but the latest UK Commercial Vehicle Operator Report confirms the emergence of savvy operators forming a smart middle within road transport. These operators are pulling forward their purchasing to beat Euro-6, providing services to external clients via their in-house workshops, and making use of the latest technology to optimise the running […]
Aviation fuel supplier Q8Aviation has extended its contract with Lewis Tankers to include deliveries to Bristol, Cardiff and Exeter airports.
Suttons Tankers has won a new contract with Essar Oil UK as part of wider plans to expand into the fuels market.