Fowler Welch has taken delivery of 45 new trailers mounted with new Carrier Transicold Vector HE (High Efficiency) 19 multi-temperature (MT) refrigeration units. The move is an integral part of continuing work to reduce the fuel consumption and carbon footprint of its commercial vehicle fleet, the company said. It follows fuel benchmarking tests which confirmed the new design could help reduce fuel consumption, cut CO2 emissions and improve overall fleet efficiency. Commented Maurizio Romano, head of fleet strategy: “Our experience […]
The transport secretary said it was “entirely wrong” that smart motorways were introduced without the right technology to make them safe, but he has ruled out scrapping them.
Fowler Welch is preparing for a 20% absence rate this winter in the expectation that the cold weather will push up Covid-19 infection rates once again.
Banning sales of new petrol and diesel vans by 2030 without adequate infrastructure will harm operators, Logistics UK warns
Commercial operators will suffer if government moves to end sales of new petrol, diesel and hybrid cars and vans by 2030 are not supported by a nationwide roll out of a charging infrastructure.