MAN Truck and Bus enjoyed its best year for truck sales for a decade in 2018 but speaking at a press conference yesterday UK MD Thomas Hemmerich warned that the “legislative environment going forward is hard to read so is more challenging than before”. These challenges include automation, digitisation, connectivity and alternative fuels, and one of the biggest is the steep cuts on C02 emissions required by the European Commission – 15% by 2025 and 30% by 2030 for trucks […]
London haulier ELB Partners has hit out at the government for “moving the goalposts” on plans to phase out diesel engines.
Vehicle rental firm Ryder has relocated its Northampton operation to larger premises in the Swan Valley area.
Abbey Logistics made it a double whammy at last night’s MT Awards, picking up Haulier of the Year and Business Excellence Awards – also joining an exclusive club of just three other firms who have won Haulier of the Year twice. Innovations included the development of a twin-cargo trailer, capable of carrying liquid and palletised goods, and encouraging young people into the industry via their MD’s Think Logistics initiative. The judges said: “This company has a clear vision and knows […]