Maritime has put in an order for 330 Scania tractor units, with 260 scheduled for delivery before the end of the year. It is made up of 30 R410 4x2s and 300 R450 6×2/2 mid-lifts; all 330 include Highline cabs and Opticruise. The new trucks, supplied by TruckEast, will be based at Maritime Transport’s 31 depots across the country, with the 4x2s used for distribution work and the 6x2s running on container and distribution operations. Read more Maritime Transport sets […]
Palletforce member Evans Transport has spent £2.5m on more fuel efficient vehicles in the past year, as part of an on-going fleet replacement programme.
Scania has launched a fuel card based on cooperative principles, allowing operators to benefit from the bulk purchasing discounts usually reserved for the largest players in the sector. The Scania Fuel Card is administered by The Fuelcard People, with Scania buying fuel direct on members’ behalf to enhance the purchasing power of the collective. Scania’s scheme is free to join, offers a choice of fuel networks, features no minimum spend requirement and is charge-free for the first 12 months. David […]