West Thurrock-based Warton Freight Services has marked its 30th anniversary by putting a 70-tonne/metre Fassi crane onto a brand new Volvo FH 8×2 rigid. The company turned to the truck manufacturer after monitoring the performance of six seed Volvos and being wowed by the results. Steve Barclay, Warton director, said: “We’d heard good things about Volvo and we wanted to see how they would perform. “I was invited for a visit to the Volvo factory in Sweden by our local […]
Family firm Bowring Transport has seen business return to pre-Covid levels after an annus horribilis which saw the sudden loss of the firm’s much loved MD David Bowring from pancreatic cancer in January 2020, closely followed by the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic lockdown.
Company Shop Group has boosted its fleet with six DAF XF 480 tractors and six Grey & Adams dual compartment refrigerated trailers, all fitted with safety features to comply with London’s Direct Vision scheme.