Unipart Logistics is putting a new fleet of temperature managed trailers into service on its NHS Supply Chain logistics contract, which it was awarded earlier this year. In total 25 new Gray & Adams box trailers will be introduced with the final units expected in place next month. Supplied via Close Brothers Vehicle Hire, the trailers have a 26 pallet configuration with extended internal height; Thermo King refrigeration units and live temperature tracking. Trailer temperatures will be recorded and monitored […]
Schmitz Cargobull’s latest fixed roof curtainsider trailer has had its UK premier.
A new report claims UK operators could make significant savings if they were allowed to add overlength vehicles to their fleets. A new study published last week suggested that allowing the use of ‘super’ semi-trailers could save the haulage industry £226m a year in reduced running costs. Such findings appear to strengthen the economic argument for the use of longer vehicles, but the study also puts forward a case for ‘super semis’ on safety and environmental grounds. The report, Impact […]
City Link has ordered 86 Cartwright-built double-deck trailers as part of its fleet replacement cycle.