Asda is to open its Avonmouth liquefied natural gas (LNG) station to third-party hauliers. The announcement was made by the supermarket’s gas supplier, BOC, at the Multimodal Show opening today at Birmingham NEC. Opened last year at its chilled DC in Avonmouth, near Bristol, Asda’s LNG station incorporates zero-loss refuelling technology, developed by BOC, which uses cryogenic cooling to ‘temperature-condition’ the fuel just prior to dispensing. The refuelling station supports the supermarket’s fleet of 52 dual-fuel Volvo trucks at the […]
Own-account operator Arla Foods plans to convert its HGV fleet at two sites to dual-fuel after opening a refuelling station in Buckinghamshire.
Scania’s 13-litre gas engine rated up to 410hp will be available in a 6×2 tractor at some point. The high output engine can currently only be fitted under a G or R-series rigid or 4×2 tractor cab.
Potter Logistics has won a 30-year rail freight contract with waste and recycling company SITA UK.