Dunstable-based Axle Haulage has invested almost £195,000 in this sleeper-cabbed MAN TGS 8×2 which sports a 66 tonne-metre rated Fassi crane and a platform body. The new vehicle assist it in its nationwide transport work for a range of civil engineering, rail and construction customers. The firm, which last year celebrated its 25th anniversary, runs 18 platform trucks out of six sites and has just achieved silver Fors accreditation. MD Barry Jordan described the distinction as “a benchmark we felt […]
FORS – the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme – has contacted the Traffic Commissioner (TC) for the west of England, Kevin Rooney, to “seek clarification on comments that its audits had on occasion fallen short of a diligent, high-standard process”.
TfL is inviting operators to head to London’s Excel for the fifth Clocs progress exhibition taking place on 23 March.
MAN Truck and Bus enjoyed its best year for truck sales for a decade in 2018 but speaking at a press conference yesterday UK MD Thomas Hemmerich warned that the “legislative environment going forward is hard to read so is more challenging than before”.