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28 June 2019
Brocks Haulage, a bulk excavation company based in Purfleet, recently added a 44-tonne IVECO Stralis X-Way 6x4 tractor unit to its fleet, which is the first of its kind delivered to the United Kingdom.
19 June 2019
This prestigious award signifies that the CF is the best construction vehicle for sale today on the Slovakian market.
9 May 2019
Penfold Verrall, a transport, plant hire, construction, and recycling specialist based in West Sussex, recently purchased four new IVECO Stralis X-Way trucks.
7 May 2019
At this year’s CV Show, DAF Trucks introduced several new axle options and vehicle configurations for its extensive lineup of CF and XF vehicles aimed specifically at U.K. customers.
2 May 2019
G. Webb Haulage Limited, a bulk haulage specialist based in Longstanton, Cambridgeshire, recently purchased six Scania P-series and six G-series models, all of which are new generation trucks configured as tippers.
2 May 2019
Earthworks UK, a recycling, site clearance, and grab lorry hire company based in Avonmouth, Bristol, recently added a new Volvo FMX 8x4 model to its fleet.
1 May 2019
Volvo Truck and Bus Centre North & Scotland delivered a demonstration vehicle to Grays Recycling Services in Fochabers in 2015, and the firm has been buying Volvo ever since.
29 April 2019
T. A. Wood, a haulage contractor based in Octofad Farm, Isle of Islay, recently purchased an 8x4 Scania P 410 rigid truck outfitted with Hyva hook loader equipment, which, depending on the configuration, can support maximum loads of 1 to 30 tonnes.
23 April 2019
Nagel Langdons Limited, a refrigerated and frozen food distribution specialist based in Bridgwater, Somerset, recently put in a large order for 205 Scania trucks for delivery in 2019 and 2020.
2 April 2019
Archway Products has had success building its Roadmaster road repair bodywork onto Volvo FM and FE trucks in the past, and now has replicated that success on the FL.
27 March 2019
DAF now offers the option for a 12-speed AS Tronic two-pedal, automated manual transmission for LF Sweeper trucks.
13 February 2019
Sanpellegrino recently purchased 50 new Scania R410 trucks powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) engines.
12 February 2019
Devizes-based Wiltshire Transport Training & Development Ltd recently purchased its first Volvo truck, which the company will fill with 5 tonnes of intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) and use for driver training purposes.
4 February 2019
Yorkshire-based K A Anderson Metal Recyclers Ltd recently added a new Volvo FL skip loader to its fleet, adding to the two Volvo FM tractor units the company purchased last year.
31 January 2019
MacPlant Construction Ltd of Bude says Volvo responded quickly and was able to deliver the truck they needed with just the right range of options on a tight deadline.
22 January 2019
This acquisition will join seven other Volvo FE sweeper trucks, a Volvo FH16-750 tractor unit, and a number of others besides.
16 November 2018
Hayton Coulthard Transport, based in Twynholm, Scotland, added 28 Volvo FH500 6x2 tractor units to its fleet on a three-year contract hire agreement to replace its previous lineup of FH460 models.
15 November 2018
The next season of the Italian TV show “Overland” will feature a Scania XT 6x4 truck in an adventure across Africa.
12 November 2018
Bolton-based A&F Haulage, presently working to modernise its fleet of more than 100 trucks, recently ordered five Volvo FM 8x4 trucks and one FE 4x2 model.
8 November 2018
The plant hire firm added three new X-Way 6x4 rigids for their performance, payload, and IVECO’s proven reliability.
24 October 2018
Eco-Readymix, a ready-mix concrete supplier based in Rhostyllen, Wrexham, Wales, recently added a new Volvo FMX 8x4 rigid chassis truck to its fleet.
27 September 2018
The Flintshire haulage firm’s current 35-truck fleet is nearly entirely made up of Volvos; the new FE will be handle general deliveries as well as carrying out Palletline operations.
6 September 2018
Parent company Ash Group seeks to compare the Volvos to other makes in waste management scenarios after having had success with Volvos in skip truck and tipper operations.
29 August 2018
DAF Trucks, celebrating its 90th anniversary, recently launched a Facebook campaign in an effort to find the oldest DAF trucks still in operation, and first up is John Tarrant’s 1984 DAF 2100.
27 August 2018
Surrey-based Inkerman Hire Services recently purchased a new FH16-750 8x4 rigid hooklift truck that will be used to pull a drawbar trailer packed with plant machinery.

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After the development and implementation phase, the software and an autonomous MAN truck—with a safety driver on board—will begin testing in real-world operations in Ulm. ...
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Scania Partnering To Test Feasibility Of Long-Haul Electrified Trucks Powered By Overhead Wires
The electric road system is seen as one of the most technically viable and economically attractive options for the electrification of heavy-duty trucks because it uses known and available technologies in new ways. ...
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Waste Management Specialist Receives Two High-Spec Mercedes-Benz Trucks
Select Environmental Services has purchased trucks from other manufacturers in the past, but chose dealer City West Commercials because they “tick every box” on every order, the firm says. ...
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Isuzu 3.5-Tonne Grafter Wins 9th Consecutive Best Builders’ Truck Award
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Low Cab Entry Drives Highway Maintenance Specialist’s Acquisition Of Volvo FE Tippers
Ringway of West Sussex has added three 26-tonne Volvo FE 6x2 rigid tipper trucks to its UK-wide fleet. ...
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IVECO Launches Projects To Promote The Benefits Of Natural Gas & Its Key Role In Decarbonizing Transport
?The “IVECO Ambassador” programme aims to raise awareness of the brand’s values on different themes. ...
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IVECO’s Brescia, Italy, Production Plant Manufactures 600,000th Eurocargo
The milestone-setting Eurocargo is powered by compressed natural gas (CNG), which Plant Director Marco Colonna says reaffirms IVECO’s commitment to sustainable transportation. ...
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PRM Green Technologies Sticks With Mercedes-Benz Actros For Equipment Recycling Transport
The firm has acquired a second Mercedes-Benz Actros 2540 LnR, this one a member of the fifth-generation Actros range introduced to the UK in 2019. ...
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Brunel Of Cornwall Purchases Rare Mercedes-Benz Actros Edition 1 Tractor & Arocs Tipper
“We’re very proud to be running a fabulous Actros Edition 1 as our first tractor unit,” says Brunel Managing Director Brian Venables. ...
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Volta Trucks Partners With CPC Group On Composite Exterior Body Panels For Volta Zero Electric Truck
The companies plan to start full-scale production on customer-specified vehicles by 2022’s end, leveraging composite materials in the body and trim. ...
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