A company set up by Ealing Council is now undertaking waste and recyclable collections after ordering 32 Mercedes-Benz Econics. Greener Ealing took over from the London council’s previous contractor following a strategic review and its fleet of 26-tonne, 6×2 refuse vehicles have attracted the maximum five stars from Transport for London’s Direct Vision Scheme. As well as panoramic windscreens and full-height glazed folding side doors, safety is further enhanced with a 360-degree camera systems, as well as Mercedes-Benz’s emergency braking […]
XPO Logistics has sealed a long-term partnership deal with Mercedes-Benz Parts Logistics to distribute parts to all of the manufacturer’s UK retail and commercial vehicle dealerships.
TfL has published guidance about its HGV Safety Permit scheme, promising there will be no charge for the permits themselves.
A simple yet ingenious plastic cover for the tips of forklift truck tines could save thousands of pounds in damage to palletised loads, according to the manufacturer SumoSafe.