Fraikin has taken on six new mobile technicians for its national network in an effort to “future proof” its maintenance offering. The fleet management firm has also added seven 3.5-tonne Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans to its fleet. The six technicians increases its mobile maintenance team to 22 and all are trained to level two of the IRTEC licensing scheme, with five having completed both their level three and Master Technician training. Darren Hall, Fraikin MD said: “This expansion will enable us […]
Meachers Global Logistics has made its biggest investment in LGVs this year, after it splashed out £1.25m on 16 new Mercedes-Benz tractors. The modernisation programme will see the company taking delivery of the Mercedes Actros trucks in the months leading up to Christmas. They will operate out of Meachers’ headquarters in Nursling, Southampton and also its Derby depot, undertaking general haulage work throughout the UK. The company said the vehicles were chosen for their economical and environmental performance, as well […]
A management shake-up at two-man delivery specialist ArrowXL has seen Peter Scraton, previously the firm’s people director, promoted to operations director.
The Association of Fleet Professionals (AFP) is calling for fleet managers to join a range of committees it is setting up to tackle key industry topics.