Ipswich-based Maze Logistics Solutions has added two 44-tonne Volvo FH Globetrotters to its 18-strong fleet. The 6×2 tractor units will be used for container haulage, pulling tri-axle skeletal trailers across the UK and each truck will cover up to 130,000km annually. The deal comes with a four-year Volvo Financial Services contract hire deal which incorporates a Volvo Gold Contract repair and maintenance package. Ryan Jiggens, Maze Logistics Solutions’ general manager said: “We decided to look at alternative options for our […]
Gregory Distribution has installed its first bio-LNG refuelling station at its Cullompton depot.
Hauliers will be able to buy fully electric heavy duty trucks from Volvo next year, as the manufacturer ramps up its move towards fossil-free transport.
In my archive, I have a Commercial Motor road test cutting, unusually with an accompanying video, dated 15 December 1996. It is of a back-to-back road test of two identically laden ERF EC12s belonging to BOC Distribution, carried out by Toby Clark, then vehicles editor and me, then engineering editor.