Industry News

Keyfuels and Allstar fuel cards merged into One

June 30, 2015 Steve Hobson

Keyfuels parent Fleetcor has merged the Keyfuels CV fuel card with its Allstar car and van fleet card to create a single card – Allstar One. While the new card has chip and PIN for transactions at Allstar’s 8,000 UK sites, this technology will not be available at Keyfuels’ network of 1,800 truck fuelling sites.

Air quality

Zero-emission refrigeration units for HGVs move a step closer

June 30, 2015 Hayley Pink

A greener way to transport refrigerated and frozen goods moves a step closer with the opening of Dearman’s new R&D facility near Croydon, Surrey. The Dearman Technology Centre  is the first dedicated liquid air engine facility of its kind and will enable the company to begin full testing of its zero-emission engine technology. It will become a hub of liquid air engine design, engineering, test and development. When fully operational it will enable the testing of four engines simultaneously, along […]

Air quality

Scottish urban delivery guide launched by FTA

June 30, 2015 Hayley Pink

The Freight Transport Association (FTA) has launched a policy guide for making efficient urban deliveries to Scottish towns. It aims to support economic growth in Scotland’s cities – and builds on the legacy of collaborative working practices that maintained efficient services in Glasgow during the Commonwealth Games in 2014. The document highlights the importance of freight to Scotland’s city economies, out-of-hours delivery guidance, improving air quality and reducing carbon emissions and cycling safety issues. Chris MacRae, FTA’s head of policy […]