Bartrums Group has added another 20 fifth-generation Mercedes-Benz Actros tractor units to its fleet following an order of 11 it commissioned last year. The move by the Suffolk family-owned haulier reflects the strong position in which it is emerging from the pandemic and its determination to future-proof the fleet. It specified Mercedes-Benz Trucks’ twin-screen Multimedia Cockpit for all 31 trucks, with features such as the open platform Truck App Portal, which enables fleet managers to assign apps to individual vehicles. […]
Elddis has put another ten Euro-5 new Actros trucks into operation.
XPO Logistics’ UK distribution operation has introduced an electronic signature capture system (pictured) that will be used to provide shippers with immediate online access to delivery confirmation.
ULEMCo has worked with Yorkshire Water to produce what is believed to be the first water tanker anywhere to operate on hydrogen fuel.