Stewarts of Tayside has freshened up its fleet with nine new Volvo FH 500 6×2 tractor units, including one FH with the fuel efficient I-Save. Supplied by Volvo Truck and Bus Centre North & Scotland, the Globetrotter XL tractors join a 30-strong fleet of Volvos and include both replacement vehicles and additions to support increasing customer demand. Jim Winn, Stewarts’ transport manager said: “We get a great level of service from our local dealer and the team always goes above […]
Yorkshire-based frozen food logistics firm Reed Boardall Group has taken delivery of 50 new trucks – all Volvo FH 6x2s with the Euro-5 D13C 500hp engine and Globetrotter cabs – as part of its regular fleet renewal programme.
Trials on British roads involving platoons of autonomous HGVs have been put on hold due to the ongoing pandemic.
The major truck importers seem to turn over MDs almost as fast as Premier League football clubs and the latest incumbent at Volvo Trucks Robert Grozdanovski recently took over following Arne Knaben’s five year stint.