Palletforce member Evans Transport has spent £2.5m on more fuel efficient vehicles in the past year, as part of an on-going fleet replacement programme. The family-run firm, which has its head office in Barnstaple, has replaced 35 LGVs over the past 12 months. The bulk of the new vehicles are Scania R420 Highline tractors and predominately artics. “The main aim with our rolling replacement programme is to increase fuel efficiency as fuel is our biggest single cost,” said Mike Symons, […]
Specialist whisky haulier B. Mundell is raising a glass to Mandata’s transport management system (TMS) after it helped cut down on paperwork and speed up tachograph analysis.
Scania is underlining its confidence in the reliability of its Euro-6 range by becoming the first manufacturer to offer a three year repair and maintenance package as standard on all new long haul and distribution trucks. The “bumper to bumper” package covers everything except out of hours servicing and annual tests.