Building a double-deck trailer for Culina Group that could squeeze through the Dublin Tunnel with two levels of roll cages on board required some award-winning vision from Cartwright. One day last summer, Lionel Curtis, technical director at Cartwright, took a phone call from one of his best customers, Culina Group. “Lionel,” said Mark Matkin, group fleet manager at Culina. “Can I get two six foots inside a 4.65m trailer?” Curtis replied: “Yeah, I’m sure you can.” “Right, build me one,” […]
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