HGV service provider AS24 has launched a low-power tracker to combat trailer theft. The ‘FindIT’ device has been developed after an ONS study revealed that thefts involving transport companies increased by 7% last year. The new battery-powered technology features a “low-cost box”, which can be fitted in five minutes, the company said. The device locates the trailer and sends the haulage operator an alert when it is not where it should be. Operators can therefore access information on all their […]
Brexit will make it easier for stowaways to enter lorries bound for the UK at French ports, according to a Dutch trade association.
TNT Express has added two 15.65m longer semi-trailers to one of its trunking routes and plans to introduce more into its operation.
Goodyear has launched Proactive Solutions, a fleet management service that builds on is Fleet Online Solution for tyre management which has been around 10 years and covers over 350,000 vehicles in Europe. The services offered fall into two broad families, Proactive Tyre and Proactive Fleet, which includes two options Driver Behaviour and Track & Trace to reduce fuel consumption and improve safety. But Goodyear Proactive Solutions (GPS) can be almost whatever the customer needs it to be to improve vehicle […]