Four companies have come together to develop a smart, connected trailer tarpaulin aimed at foiling cargo theft. Technology firm ZF, coated textile manufacturer Sioen Industries and security specialist Securitas have joined forces with side curtain manufacturer Roland International to create the Intrudor Detection system. The system has been launched as cargo theft continues to rise with 1,528 HGV and cargo crime related offences, worth around £26.4m, reported in the UK in the first quarter of 2021, according to the National […]
Electric truck manufacturer Tevva has been awarded a £4.2m grant – the lion’s share of a total of £5.7m of funding from the UK’s Advanced Propulsion Centre (APC).
Bolton Council has taken delivery of 19 refuse collection vehicles fitted with two types of Faun Zoeller body and based on the Mercedes-Benz Econic chassis.
Weight restrictions to prevent HGVs from using towns in Oxfordshire as a rat run could be introduced if funding is secured from local businesses.