Hoyer has selected Goodyear as its new tyre provider, ending a relationship with Michelin that began 18 years ago. The bulk liquid distribution giant will fit its 400 units and 780 trailers in the UK, as well as 4,000 trucks and trailers across Europe, with KMax, FuelMax and Goodyear retreaded products. Hoyer will also utilise Goodyear’s TruckForce tyre management programme, roadside assistance and FleetOnlineSolutions. Allan Davison, operations director at Hoyer, said: “The nature of our operation sees us transport hazardous materials […]
Haulage bosses from six fuel distribution firms are due to resume talks with the Unite union this morning (10 April) following the Easter weekend. Conciliation service Acas is leading the discussions, which kicked off last Wednesday (4 April) and continued for two days, over tanker drivers’ training, safety and employment conditions. Acas chief conciliator Peter Harwood says of the talks so far: “The discussions have been constructive, with the parties positively engaged and committed to the process.” If talks fail, […]
An innovative petroleum tanker from the German manufacturer Schrader has entered service with Hoyer Petrolog UK.