Dennis Eagle previewed a fully electric bin lorry at the IFTA exhibition in Munich this week, created for zero-emission, low-noise urban refuse collection. The eCollect will initially be available to buy in a 26-tonne, 6×2 rear-steer narrow (2.25m wide) configuration, a 19m³ narrow rear loading body and automatic split-bin lift. It is due to go into production in the middle of 2019, with the first units anticipated to be on the roads with early customers around quarter three/four. Lee Rowland, […]
DHL said home deliveries would be transformed with the roll out of its new eCargo bike for small items.
Booking for the Quiet Cities global summit in November is now open.
Hauliers are preparing to lobby ministers after their request for greater funding of the Urban Driver Apprenticeship was rejected by the Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education (IFATE), despite their warning that the low level of funding will deter operators from offering the apprenticeship and further exacerbate the HGV driver crisis.