Environmental services firm Tradebe Healthcare has taken delivery of its first-ever electric vehicle, supplied by Fraikin on a five-year, full-service contract hire agreement. The 3.5-tonne van is based at Tradebe’s Rochester depot and replaces an older diesel model, collecting medical waste from London ambulance stations. Mark Grant, supply chain manager at Tradebe Healthcare, said: “Working […]
Butcher and premium pork supplier Robertson’s Fine Foods expects to be bringing home the bacon after taking delivery of five new Mercedes-Benz, Iveco and DAF temperature-controlled vehicles.
Defence contractor BAE Systems and global power management company Eaton have joined forces to develop an electric vehicle system (EV) for medium-duty trucks. Announcing the move, the joint venture said it is already developing a Class-7 pickup and delivery demonstration vehicle. The EV system will incorporate BAE Systems’ power-dense electric motor and advanced silicon carbide/gallium […]
Tevva Motors said it was filing a lawsuit in the US against ElectraMeccanica Vehicles (EMV) after the American company terminated its agreement with the EV maker for alleged “multiple incurable breaches”. Tevva said the lawsuit, being filed in the court in Arizona and also including EMV chief executive Susan Docherty, sought redress for the “improper […]