Argos has put the first of five gas-powered Scania tractor units on the road, which are designed to run solely on compressed or liquefied natural gas. The remaining four are due to enter the fleet later this month and they will be based at the retailer’s Magna Park DC in Lutterworth, just a few miles from the Gasrec refuelling station at DIRFT, Daventry. The trucks are plated at 40 tonnes GVW and have Scania’s nine-litre Euro-6 engine, delivering 350hp. They […]
Bristol-based contract hire rental firm Gulliver’s Truck Hire is growing rapidly, and made the Top 20 in the 2015 CV Informer league table of top rental companies with almost 6,000 assets, up from number 27 in 2013.
Late last year, Scania held a high level conference in Brussels to discuss how European road freight transport can cut CO2 emissions while remaining competitive. MT caught up with recently appointed Scania chief executive Martin Lundstedt at the event.