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

Go-Ahead announces enhanced new bus route planning opportunity

Date posted: March 4, 2021

Go-Ahead has signed a five-year contract with transport app and website provider Passenger, to deliver

 

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Scania names new chief executive and president

Date posted: March 4, 2021

Scania has announced that Christian Levin will take over as chief executive and president from

 

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CV Show 2021 opens doors to visitors as new dates announced

Date posted: March 4, 2021

The Commercial Vehicle Show has announced revised dates for its 2021 event. Following the government’s

 

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International Women’s Day #ChooseToChallenge

Date posted: February 25, 2021

The theme of this year’s International Women’s Day, March 8, is #ChooseToChallenge. The cause seeks

 

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First Bus to begin Arrival electric bus trials

Date posted: February 25, 2021

First Bus will begin trials of the new zero-emission bus from Arrival this autumn. The

 

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45 efficient new tri-axle lifting deck trailers head to Royal Mail

Date posted: February 25, 2021

Royal Mail has placed an order for a further 45 tri-axle Lifting Deck trailers from

 

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Vauxhall lands UK’s largest all-electric commercial vehicle order

Date posted: February 25, 2021

British Gas, operator of the third largest commercial vehicle fleet in the UK, has placed

 

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Remanufacture, reuse, repeat; sustainability benefits for the CV sector

Date posted: February 18, 2021

New vehicle purchase is only one way to reduce fleet emissions. Although replacement schedules are

 

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New digital service provides MAN Trucks with route and fleet optimisation opportunity

Date posted: February 18, 2021

MAN Now has gone live in the UK and is the first digital service to

 

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Alternative fuel technology announcements help boost bus and coach sector

Date posted: February 18, 2021

The continued adoption of electric and hydrogen technologies has provided the bus and coach sector

 

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Scania GB managing director steps down

Date posted: February 18, 2021

Martin Hay will retire from his position as managing director for Scania (Great Britain) after

 

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Call for clarity in delivering National Bus Strategy ambitions

Date posted: February 11, 2021

At a hearing by the Transport Select Committee this week, stakeholders from the bus and

 

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Tyre technology treads path to greater fleet efficiency

Date posted: February 11, 2021

As the only contact points between vehicle and road, tyres play a crucial role in

 

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Isuzu Truck expands and updates Grafter range

Date posted: February 11, 2021

Isuzu Truck has announced a series of updates for its 3.5-tonne Grafter range. New options

 

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Plans announced for separation of Mercedes-Benz truck and car businesses

Date posted: February 11, 2021

Daimler has announced a plan to restructure its truck and car businesses. Mercedes-Benz Trucks will

 

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DHL rolls out London electric van fleet

Date posted: February 11, 2021

Kicking off its national electric vehicle rollout, DHL has begun operation of a 14-strong fleet

 

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Apprenticeships in 2021, remaining vital to the commercial vehicle sector

Date posted: February 4, 2021

The 14th National Apprenticeship Week (NAW2021) runs from 8-14 February. Appropriately for the commercial vehicle

 

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New textile boosts public transport resilience to viruses

Date posted: February 4, 2021

A new textile treatment from Camira StaySafe is able to reduce the potential transmission risk

 

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Registrations open for the Commercial Vehicle Show 2021

Date posted: February 4, 2021

Registrations are now open for the Commercial Vehicle Show 2021, June 8th-10th, NEC Birmingham. Scheduled

 

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Coach and bus sector rallies at UK’s time of need

Date posted: February 4, 2021

While Covid has heavily impacted the coach and bus sector, operators have found new ways

 

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Overcoming the low-emissions hurdles facing the campervan and motorhome sector

Date posted: January 28, 2021

While reducing fleet emissions is a current focus of the commercial vehicle industry, it poses

 

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New report claims truck manufacturers will adopt hydrogen fuel tech in face of tough EU regulations

Date posted: January 28, 2021

A report published by Fitch Ratings suggests that penalties for failure to meet new emissions

 

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Morrisons’ 150-strong trailer order to deliver potential efficiency gains of 70%

Date posted: January 28, 2021

Morrisons has upgraded its fleet capacity with a new order of 150 curtainsiders from Tiger

 

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Stagecoach sets out two-year plan to accelerate post-Covid bus use

Date posted: January 28, 2021

Stagecoach has revealed a plan for Greater Manchester that is designed to act as a

 

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Emerging technologies for the refrigerated trailer sector

Date posted: January 21, 2021

While the commercial vehicle industry’s gradual movement away from diesel to alternative forms of motive

 

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Renault Trucks UK & Ireland makes 2030 net-zero pledge

Date posted: January 21, 2021

Renault Trucks UK & Ireland has committed to achieving net-zero greenhouse gas status by 2030.

 

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Entire TfL bus fleet now meets ULEZ criteria

Date posted: January 21, 2021

TfL has completed its programme to fit its older buses with cleaner engines to reduce

 

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Scania launches new tandem bogie axle

Date posted: January 21, 2021

Scania’s new disengageable tandem bogie axle is said to provide more sustainable multi-wheeler operation, reducing

 

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New Renault joint-venture to develop hydrogen-powered vans

Date posted: January 14, 2021

A joint venture between Group Renault and Plug Power will focus on the development of

 

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MAN acquisition of HRVS Group dealerships

Date posted: January 14, 2021

As part of its purchase of HRVS Group, MAN Truck & Bus UK has acquired

 

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TIP Trailer Services launches new braking monitoring system

Date posted: January 14, 2021

TIP Trailer Services has launched its new BrakePlus dedicated Electronic Braking Performance Monitoring System (EBPMS).

 

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Online shopping surge provides opportunity to increase fleet efficiency and accelerate EV adoption

Date posted: January 14, 2021

The nation is braced to accept ‘the new normal’ and it is no different for

 

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Scania lands largest ever European truck order

Date posted: January 14, 2021

Consortium Purchasing, led by William Stobart, has placed an order for at last 2,250 trucks

 

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Improving van safety on UK roads

Date posted: January 7, 2021

According to Eurostat data, almost 90% of the UK has bought something online in 2019.

 

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CILT (UK) names new 2021 President

Date posted: January 7, 2021

CILT UK (The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport in the UK) has announced Steve

 

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Coventry and Oxford to be UK’s first all-electric bus towns

Date posted: January 7, 2021

Coventry and Oxford are set to become the UK’s first all-electric bus cities, according to

 

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Dublin trials its first hydrogen bus

Date posted: January 7, 2021

Caetano has completed a three-week Dublin trial of its new H2.CityGold hydrogen fuel-cell-powered bus. The

 

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Member profile: Caravan and Motorhome Club

Date posted: December 17, 2020

Tell us about the Club and why you joined SMMT? The Club was formed in

 

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Addressing the opportunity of low cost, lightweight commercial EVs

Date posted: December 17, 2020

As the industry prepares for an alternatively-fuelled future from 2030, electrification technologies present a significant

 

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Culina Group orders 134 Volvo FH 460s

Date posted: December 17, 2020

Culina Group has boosted its 2,400-strong UK fleet with the purchase of 134 Volvo FH

 

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Fleets advised to prepare for Direct Vision Standard March 2021 deadline

Date posted: December 17, 2020

With Transport for London’s (TfL) Direct Vision Standard (DVS) coming into effect from March 1st

 

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1,000 16-tonne Volta Trucks purchase is company’s largest order to date

Date posted: December 17, 2020

Refrigerated truck rental company Petit Forestier Group has committed to making its rental fleet 100%

 

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Clean sweep as UK’s first electric road sweepers hit the streets

Date posted: December 10, 2020

The pressure of adhering to stringent legislation regarding the control of emissions, especially in and

 

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£80m funding for CNG Fuels to deliver 14 new gas-powered HGV refuelling stations

Date posted: December 10, 2020

Foresight Group has pledged £80m in funding to help CNG Fuels develop a network of

 

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Electric double-deckers complete 600,000 emission-free miles in Greater Manchester

Date posted: December 10, 2020

The 32 electric buses operated by Stagecoach in Greater Manchester have covered 600,000 zero emission

 

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DAF and Renault Trucks expand EV ranges

Date posted: December 10, 2020

DAF Trucks has announced that its new right-hand drive CF Electric models are now available

 

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Optare rebrands as Switch Mobility

Date posted: December 3, 2020

Parent company Ashok Leyland has announced that bus manufacturer Optare will now be known as

 

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APPG calls for pause of Clean Air Zone rollout

Date posted: December 3, 2020

The All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) on Road Freight and Logistics has published a report recommending

 

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BJS Home Delivery expands with delivery of 260 new Renault Trucks

Date posted: December 3, 2020

BJS Home Delivery has taken delivery of 260 new Renault trucks and light commercial vehicles

 

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Member profile – SvTech

Date posted: December 3, 2020

Interview with Richard Drinkwater, marketing, PR and business development manager Tell us a bit about

 

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