Growth from new and existing contracts has seen CM Downton add 300 new vehicles to its fleet. The operator has bought 100 Daf XF 6×2 tractor units fitted with Super Space cabs and AS Tronic automatic transmission. It has also ordered 100 curtainsider trailers from Tiger Trailers and 100 Cartwright curtainsiders, all fitted with EN-standard curtains. CM Downton MD Andy Downton said the business chose the fleet additions off the back of strong relationships with the three manufacturers. “We have […]
Imperial Commercials expands its operation with a share acquisition of four sites belonging to DAF Trucks dealer Watts Truck Centre.
The boss of CM Downton has said customers need to be realistic about haulage rates as the economic recovery begins to lay bare capacity issues within road transport.