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11 April 2019
The Derry pallet manufacturer and haulage firm has been using Volvo trucks for 30 years and likes the FH’s performance and fuel economy.
11 April 2019
Bywaters runs a mixed fleet but says Volvo has always been their preferred manufacturer.
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.
2 April 2019
The firm recently purchased two new Volvo 8x4 tipper trucks, adding them to a 20-strong fleet that already included four other Volvos.
21 March 2019
The West Lothian waste management firm bought a new Volvo FMX 8x4 rigid on the merits of their last several truck purchases, which have also been Volvos.
19 March 2019
The East Yorkshire bulk grain transporter says the new tractor is dramatically improving their payload and fuel economy.
14 March 2019
The truck’s new D13TC Turbo-compound Euro VI Step D engine works in concert with single-reduction rear axles with faster ratios and other features to lower fuel consumption.
4 March 2019
The logistics firm also gave the trucks a new livery to commemorate this tremendous milestone.
21 February 2019
The Bridgwater, Somerset, civil engineering and plant hire firm has taken delivery of a Volvo FMX 8x4 rigid tipper truck and has put it to work immediately.
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.
5 February 2019
The industrial waste management firm added the FH-500 6x2 tractor units to its fleet based on the performance of previous Volvo acquisitions.
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.
11 January 2019
SK Distribution, a pallet delivery company and Palletways network member based in Buxton, Derbyshire, recently added a new Volvo FH-500 6x2 tractor unit to its fleet.
28 December 2018
Adams Transport of Armoy, Co. Antrim, took delivery of the special-edition FH, which comes equipped with a 520-horsepower D13K engine and special airbrushing that commemorates 25 years of FH trucks.
19 December 2018
Totnes, Devon,-based Brooking Hire recently added a new FH16 to its fleet of 14 Volvo trucks, all of which are outfitted with vacuum sweeper bodies.
14 December 2018
Ten new Volvo FH trucks with 500-horsepower D13K Euro 6 engines have found a new home at BJS Home Delivery, a transport company based in Wednesbury in the West Midlands.
12 December 2018
A1 Services (Manchester) Limited, a waste removal and recycling company, recently purchased two Volvo FMX 6x4 vehicles, which are the first tractor units the company has ever owned.
12 December 2018
MTS Haulage, based in Westport, County Mayo, Ireland, recently purchased a new Volvo FH16-750 6x4 tractor unit to aid in its tipper and heavy haulage operations.
7 December 2018
Director Lyndon Rushby says he’s not an easy man to please, but that the new Volvos have just what his firm needs at the right price, which is why he opted for them over his previous first choice.
6 December 2018
The haulage firm ordered the truck loaded with every available option inside and a range of external custom touches along with the Aylestone livery.
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.
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.
26 October 2018
R M Hadfield Haulage, based in Buxton, Derbyshire, recently ordered 14 Volvo FH-500 6x2 Lite tractors from Thomas Hardie Commercials Ltd, bringing the total in its fleet up to 20.

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