North-East independent waste management company J&B Recycling has commissioned three of the UK’s first low-entry Econics to be equipped with Mercedes-Benz Trucks’ latest accident prevention technology. The Hartlepool-based operator will also take delivery of another two identical 26-tonners in May via Bell Truck and Van. All five will be inspected and maintained under Mercedes-Benz Complete Service contracts at the dealer’s Billingham workshop. This is the first time the firm has commissioned Mercedes Benz trucks as part of a fleet renewal […]
Continental launches website to explain new CO₂ emissions regulations and how tyres can reduce fuel consumption
Tyre firm Continental has launched a “microsite” for HGV operators, explaining new CO₂ emissions regulations and how tyres can reduce fuel consumption.
Motorway trials of autonomous HGV platoons have begun after the project stalled during the start of the pandemic.
Daimler Trucks is to begin trials of its 40-tonne Mercedes-Benz GenH2 fuel cell truck in 2023, with series production starting in the second half of this decade.