Ward Recycling has invested more than £2m in 21 new materials handling fleet vehicles to improve energy efficiency and safety. They include roll on/offs, skip and tipper lorries, artics, trailers and four 8-wheelers, designed specifically for the metal and waste recycling firm’s special projects. The company said all vehicles are 21 plated and ordered through local DAF, Scania and Volvo main dealers. And it chose hydraulics supplier Commercial Vehicle Hydraulics (CVH) to fit 12 tipper wetkits over all three chassis […]
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