Poultry supplier Faccenda Foods has awarded truck tyre retreader Bandvulc with a contract extention. The extention, which runs to March 2019, will take Bandvulc’s partnership with Faccenda Foods into its 11th year. The deal sees BVPlus+, the firm’s fleet management division, deliver tyre management services to Faccenda’s fleet of 166 trucks and 190 trailers. Bandvulc regional sales director, Perry Buckley, said: “All the team at Bandvulc are thrilled to have extended this contract a further two years.” He added that […]
Cemex UK subsidiary Procon Readymix has installed Wheely-Safe tyre safety technology on two of its 32-tonne DAF multi-wheelers with plans to extend the roll-out to all of its 18-strong fleet this year.
Commercial vehicles have “a very big role” to play in reducing road transport carbon emissions in the future, according to the head of the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership (LCVP). Speaking to Motortransport.co.uk after an event this week (29 January) marking the tenth anniversary of the public-private partnership, LCVP MD Andy Eastlake said both light and heavy commercial vehicles would play their parts in cutting emissions. To his end, LCVP is currently working on the development of a strategy to encourage […]