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 […]
Every year more than 200,000 bags of litter have to be removed from motorways managed by Highways England. This equates, on average, to more than 7,500 tonnes of rubbish. In order to ensure the safety of motorists and wildlife and prevent the build-up of surface water, it is vital that the road network is as litter-free as possible. Balfour Beatty Plant & Fleet Services and Connect Plus Services designed, built and delivered an innovative new design, which enables maintenance crews […]
The 2018 Motor Transport Awards takes place next week, and sees four businesses shortlisted for the Low Carbon Award, sponsored by Fraikin. The winner will be announced at the Grosvenor House Hotel on Wednesday 4 July, in front of an audience of 1,500 people.
The FTA has welcomed the decision to extend the longer semi-trailer trial in both scope and length.