Wincanton has ordered 100 new Mercedes-Benz Actros tractor units as part of its ongoing expansion plans. The trucks have been ordered with an emphasis on safety, and will all be fitted with Active Brake Assist and Proximity Control Assist systems. The vehicles are due to enter service next month, across its network. Carl Hanson, group fleet director, said: “Maintaining the highest levels of safety is a top priority for us and for our customers, and these vehicles are ahead of […]
The FTA met with the Treasury last Thursday (5 February) to discuss the real effect the plummeting cost of oil was having on the freight transport sector.
The FTA can now offer mobile inspections for companies whose workshop facilities are not available during the COVID-19 lockdown.
Wincanton-owned 4PL business Flatnet Construction is looking to recruit more hauliers having completed more than 32,000 loads in its first 21 months of trading.