Own-account operator Samworth Brothers Supply Chain has taken its first ever Volvos in the form of 35 FH trucks. The supply chain business has a 100-strong fleet and is the distribution arm of Samworth Brothers, which owns brands such as Ginsters and Soreen. The order comprised 34 FH-460 6×2 tractor units, plus a white liveried FH-500 training vehicle for the operator’s driver academy, equipped with I-Shift dual-clutch and extra seats. All the new trucks, which are replacement fleet vehicles, will […]
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Rapid growth at East Yorkshire bulk powder haulier Simon Gibson Transport has seen the firm strengthen its fleet with 51 new Volvo FH 6×2 tractor units.