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31 AUG - 2 SEPT 2021 • NEC • BIRMINGHAM • UK

DPD ‘totally green’ by 2025 promise

Date posted: October 8, 2020

DPD has announced its ambition to cut final mile emissions by 89% in 25 UK

 

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DAF Trucks offers price freeze pledge

Date posted: October 8, 2020

DAF Trucks has offered a price freeze on all new UK orders for its LF,

 

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World’s first double-decker hydrogen bus heads for Birmingham

Date posted: October 8, 2020

Twenty Wrightbus hydrogen double-decker buses have been ordered by Birmingham City Council as part of

 

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Amazon Everywoman in Transport & Logistics Awards winners announced

Date posted: October 8, 2020

An online ceremony has rewarded 15 individuals for their accomplishments in the transport and logistics

 

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Supportive measures for UK automotive

Date posted: October 1, 2020

There are some in the supply chain who face an uncertain future. To support them, SMMT has

 

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Member Profile – Optimas Solutions

Date posted: October 1, 2020

TNB: Tell us a bit about your business? When were you founded, where are you

 

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Optimising van fleet efficiency as home delivery market grows

Date posted: October 1, 2020

Home delivery services are surging in popularity during the COVID-19 pandemic and it may change

 

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Fox Brothers acquires Clive Hurt Plant Hire

Date posted: October 1, 2020

Haulier and earthworks contractor Fox Brothers has acquired Clive Hurt Plant Hire in its entirety.

 

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Michelin expands range of longer-lasting truck tyres

Date posted: October 1, 2020

Michelin has announced an extension of its X Multi truck tyre range. Two new multi-position

 

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MAHLE and Ballard to develop commercial vehicle fuel cell solutions

Date posted: October 1, 2020

MAHLE and Ballard Power Systems Inc. have announced a project to develop a range of

 

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Scania announces new V8 engine range

Date posted: October 1, 2020

Scania has revealed a new range of biofuel-compatible V8 diesel engines with record power levels

 

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A second wave ahead, decarbonisation and more

Date posted: September 24, 2020

Back in August I wrote in TNB about the ‘silly news’ season when, bereft of

 

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New figures show 28.2% drop in EU commercial vehicle registrations

Date posted: September 24, 2020

New commercial vehicle registrations in the European Union have declined by 28.2% for the first

 

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Level 4 autonomous truck trial begins in Germany

Date posted: September 24, 2020

Tyre company Continental is working on the Level 4 autonomy project in conjunction with braking

 

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Member Profile – One Network

Date posted: September 24, 2020

TNB: Could you tell us a little bit about One Network? SJ: One Network is

 

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Scania expands vision for its electric future

Date posted: September 24, 2020

Last week TNB reported on Scania’s vision for its electric future and the launch of

 

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New ADAS guidance for commercial vehicles

Date posted: September 24, 2020

Logistics UK has produced the first generic advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) guidance document for

 

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Volvo Trucks revives interest in liquefied gas

Date posted: September 24, 2020

As a response to increased interest in the green fuel from hauliers, Volvo FH and

 

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Only 15 weeks left on the clock

Date posted: September 17, 2020

Difficult to believe, but as the industry recovers from the pandemic, in just 15 weeks

 

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Iveco reintroduces its Driveaway conversion scheme

Date posted: September 17, 2020

Iveco this week re-launched its Driveaway bodybuilder programme offering off-the-peg conversions of its popular Daily

 

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Member profile – Interflex

Date posted: September 17, 2020

TNB: Tell us a little about Interflex Jim Griffin, Managing Director : Interflex was founded

 

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Double decker is the latest to secure ULEB certification

Date posted: September 17, 2020

The British-built ADL Enviro400ER double decker has become the latest passenger transport vehicle to be

 

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VW joins the fully-electric van club

Date posted: September 17, 2020

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has become the latest major van manufacturer to launch a fully electric

 

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Scania powers up for its electric transition

Date posted: September 17, 2020

Scania has set out its vision for the electrification of future models while at the

 

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Double boost for delivery sector

Date posted: September 17, 2020

Two more major players in the home delivery market have revealed their job creation and

 

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Focusing on air quality  

Date posted: September 10, 2020

Covid-19 has wreaked havoc with the global economy, and while reducing GDP, has also reduced

 

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CNG Fuels discusses future of biofuels

Date posted: September 10, 2020

Q&A: Peter Eaton, General Manager, CNG Fuels Earlier this summer CNG Fuels opened Europe’s largest

 

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This week, TNB talks to trailer manufacturer Montracon

Date posted: September 10, 2020

TNB: Tell us about Montracon SL: Montracon has been at the forefront of the design

 

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National Express keeps its commitment with new EV buses for Coventry

Date posted: September 10, 2020

Ten new electric double decker buses supplied by Alexander Dennis and its EV partner BYD

 

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Yutong achieves EV coach certification first

Date posted: September 10, 2020

Yutong’s new TCe12 model has become the first electric coach to be certified as an

 

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Glasgow Gritters will spread the merits of hydrogen

Date posted: September 10, 2020

Glasgow City Council’s fleet of gritters will be able to run on hydrogen, thanks to

 

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Back to school, back to business?

Date posted: September 3, 2020

I have returned from holiday and judging by the traffic this morning many people seem

 

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British business mapping the autonomous future

Date posted: September 3, 2020

Just three short years ago, three friends, Leslie Nooteboom, Maya Pindeus and Raunaq Bose, were

 

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Primark introduces LSTs to reduce logistics impact

Date posted: September 2, 2020

Fashion retailer Primark is to reduce the environmental impact of its logistics operations with the

 

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VDL opens new UK operation

Date posted: September 2, 2020

Dutch bus and coach manufacturer VDL has set up a new operation in the UK,

 

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Oxfordshire EV tech company expands electric motor production facilities

Date posted: September 2, 2020

Tech company Saietta has announced plans to expand production facilities at its base in Oxfordshire,

 

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Amazon places major order for electric Mercedes vans

Date posted: September 2, 2020

Amazon has placed an order for 1,800 electric Mercedes-Benz vans as it continues its drive

 

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Lightweight delivery pod puts Penso in line for growth

Date posted: August 27, 2020

Coventry-based engineering firm Penso has delivered the first of its Blue Ocean Home Delivery Pods

 

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Member Profile – Immense

Date posted: August 26, 2020

TNB: Could you tell readers a little about Immense? Eifion Jenkins, Managing Director and Co-Founder:

 

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ADL introduces new range of virus protection measures

Date posted: August 26, 2020

Bus manufacturer Alexander Dennis has responded to the COVID-19 pandemic by launching a new range

 

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Irizar UK opens new National Sales Centre

Date posted: August 26, 2020

Irizar UK has opened a new national sales centre in Blyth, which will hold the

 

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Online growth fuels Tesco driver recruitment

Date posted: August 26, 2020

Tesco plans to recruit 3,000 new drivers to help it keep pace with demand as

 

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TNB talks to Rob Fowler, CEO of Volta Trucks

Date posted: August 20, 2020

Leading the charge at Volta Trucks, CEO Rob Fowler has over a decade of experience

 

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Grappling with the pandemic and looking ahead

Date posted: August 20, 2020

A busy week for us this week as we released half year registration figures for

 

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Member Profile – Jenks and Cattell

Date posted: August 20, 2020

TNB: Tell us about Jenks and Cattell. J&C: We were founded in 1886, which makes

 

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Mercedes unveils price of new electric Sprinter

Date posted: August 20, 2020

Mercedes-Benz has announced UK pricing and specifications for the all-electric version of its iconic Sprinter

 

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5G autonomous logistics project wins government backing

Date posted: August 20, 2020

Oxford-based autonomous technology company StreetDrone is to develop a fleet of 5G connected and self-driving

 

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Battery Gigaplant in Wales moves a step closer

Date posted: August 20, 2020

The development of Britain’s first electric vehicle battery gigaplant moved a step closer this week

 

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Summer recess and new technology teething problems

Date posted: August 13, 2020

With Parliament in recess, the media call this time of year the “silly season”. As

 

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Bus investment central to UK economic recovery

Date posted: August 12, 2020

It’s impossible to watch the news or pick up a paper without seeing a story

 

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