Malcolm Logistics has introduced a new generation of its award-winning extendable skeletal trailer. The original 15.6m extended skeletal trailer, which is used with 50ft containers, was a double winner at the Motor Transport Awards in 2015, taking the Low Carbon and Innovation trophies. Malcolm Logistics has now introduced eight of the latest versions, which can be adjusted to accommodate two 20ft, one 40ft or one 45ft container when closed or a single 50ft container when extended. While the original version used a […]
The highest recorded number of longer semi-trailers are either on the road or will be soon, months into the fourth year of the government’s longer semi-trailer trial.
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Visitors to the virtual Commercial Motor Show at the end of September may have sat in on the break-out session on eco trucks, when Andrew Malcolm, chief executive of the Malcolm Group discussed a proposed trial of 48-tonne GCW trucks to feed railheads for intermodal operations.