Trucksters has signed an agreement with Volvo Trucks to acquire two FM Electric tractor units. The Spanish relay-based freight operator said the decision marked its first moves toward 100% electric and emissions-free long-distance routes across Europe, as well as focusing on reducing sound and vibrations in the cab. It said the two vehicles are already […]
An investigation into the possibility of building a bridge linking Scotland with Northern Ireland cost the taxpayer almost £900,000, the department for transport (DfT) has admitted.
Dozens of Lincolnshire residents are being offered the opportunity to be trained up as HGV drivers after a local college secured funding. Lincoln College said it would create a “pipeline of job-ready” candidates to hauliers in the region and help combat a skills shortage. It has teamed up with the RHA and Inspire Education Group […]
Volvo Trucks has completed a £2m refurbishment of its Croydon dealership which is designed to slash the site’s annual carbon emissions from 232 tonnes to net zero. The redeveloped facility, which has been rebranded Volvo Truck and Bus Centre London South, has benefitted from £500,000 of new sustainable technologies and increased energy efficiency. It also […]