Salford Van Hire has embarked on a vehicle buying spree, with the purchase of more than 300 new units for its fleet. The Manchester and Leeds based firm has recently invested in 150 Daf XF units, 60 MAN TGX units, 50 Renault T units, 20 Renault D rigid units and 25 DAF CF units. All are Euro-6 with the exception of 100 Daf XFs, which are Euro-5 models. The new vehicles will begin operation throughout September and October as additions […]
Logistics giant orders 123 Petit Forestier trucks featuring Carrier Transicold refrigeration technology
Petit Forestier has supplied 123 rigid trucks to a major logistics customer, all featuring Carrier Transicold Syberia MT (multi-temperature) systems.
Leyland Trucks is to participate in a DfT project designed to help operators make the transition to battery electric vehicles.
Is a trans-Pennine tunnel really a viable option? How can capacity challenges across major freight routes such as the M62 corridor be tackled? What will make large plcs pick cities in northern England to base their warehousing and logistics operations? These topics and more will be debated at the Freight in the City Spring Summit: Driving Growth in the North on 3 March at Manchester Central (formerly G-Mex).