Plumb Centre owner Wolseley UK has purchased ten Daf CF85s as part of its fleet replacement programme. Wolseley, which also owns the Pipe Center and Drain Center trade brands, delivers more than 7,000 orders each day to around 6,000 locations. It operates 882 commercial vehicles, including 165 semi-trailers. The trucks have been purchased outright from dealerships Adams Morey in Southampton and Lancashire DAF in Lancashire. Alan Newton, head of distribution and fleet management at Wolseley UK, said of the Euro-6 […]
Ray Ashworth had an illustrious career at DAF Trucks but it was his work to improve the industry’s image, promote career opportunities and develop apprenticeships that won over the judges.
Aztek Logistics has invested in nine FORS Gold standard trucks including MAN tractor units, new MAN 18-tonne rigids and its first 18-tonne Volvo rigids.
New vans running on petrol and diesel will not be sold in the UK from 2030 as the government forges ahead with its “extremely aggressive” phase out of conventional combustion engines.