Highways maintenance specialist Ringway has added three Volvo FE 6×2 rigids to its fleet, with low entry cabs to improve the safety of vulnerable road users and pedestrians. It said it would use the 26-tonne crane-equipped tippers on contracts in busy urban areas and it chose Volvo due to the low-entry cabs. Chris Forrest, Ringway fleet and plant operations manager, explained: “They needed to be direct vision standard compliant for working in London, and as a company we are always […]
The FTA’s attempt to liaise with 32 council leaders in Scotland to ensure plans for increased urban pedestrian and cycling routes do not hamper city centre deliveries has fallen on deaf ears.
Companies working in the transport sector have been celebrating their prestigious Queen’s Awards for innovation and business performance.
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