Aberdeen transport and logistics provider ARR Craib has taken delivery of 15 new Iveco Stralis 6x2s and 45 SDC triaxle curtainsided and platform skeletal trailers in a long-term rental deal with Ryder. ARR Craib MD Eddie Anderson said the use of long-term rental enabled the company, which operates more than 250 vehicles and 500 trailers, “to respond appropriately to the peaks and troughs of the business.” “Capital investment will always be part of our business process but our leases with […]
Following its acquisition of Browns Chilled Distribution in September, Newmarket, Suffolk-based Turners (Soham) has started taking delivery of 50 new Mercedes-Benz Actros tractive units as part of a replacement programme for the Browns fleet. The trucks, which are all 6x2s, will be based at Browns’ Bicker site, near Spalding, and will operate at maximum GVW on a mix of regional and national work, said Turners’ group fleet engineer Tim King. Around 20 of the new trucks are already on the […]
Allport Cargo Services has sold its Specialist Services division to Bishopsgate Specialist Installations, Motortransport.co.uk can reveal.
APC Overnight is to add 45 new Cartwright double-deck trailers to its trunking fleet as it continues to expand its business.