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Fraikin fleet for Loreburn Housing Association

Loreburn Housing Association renews commercial fleet with Fraikin vans

LOREBURN Housing Association has renewed its commercial vehicle fleet after snapping up 25 new 3.5-tonne vans, supplied for the first time by Fraikin on...
Readypower Rail Services new fleet

Readypower on track for growth with new trucks from MV Commercial

MV Commercial has supplied rail and infrastructure services provider Readypower Rail Services with three 32-tonne 8x2 Volvo FH460s, mounted with heavy haulage plant bodies...

MV Commercial goes the ‘extra mile’ with rigid trucks delivery

FTH Hire Group has taken delivery of a refurbished DAF LF 230 and four new DAF CF 480 rigid trucks, all mounted with beavertail...

Plantforce invests in new heavy haulage division

PLANTFORCE has invested in nine new lorries and trailers to kickstart a new heavy haulage division. The firm is offering a new service of movement...

Glasgow utilities contractor thrilled to ‘grab’ ready to go truck solution

GLASGOW-based utilities contractor Ellerslie T&C has praised MV Commercial for its speedy delivery of a new DAF CF 450 tipper grab direct from its...

Alltruck Group extends workshop after joining Mercedes-Benz Trucks repairer network

MERCEDES-Benz Trucks has welcomed Alltruck Group to its authorised repairer network, providing support to heavy vehicle operators in Scotland's central belt. The firm was appointed...

Construction and utilities specialist enhances fleet with 15 new DAF trucks

PEGASUS Group has taken delivery of 15 new tipper grabs as part of a major fleet refresh programme, extending its relationship with MV Commercial. The...

Mabey Hire invests in green future with new additions to truck fleet

MABEY Hire has upgraded its fleet of commercial vehicles with four new Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks. The move brings the temporary works specialist's fleet up to...

Munro welcomes UK transport secretary to East Kilbride base

MUNRO Vehicles, a manufacturer of all-electric 4x4s, has received a visit from UK transport secretary Mark Harper as part of his Scottish tour of...

Munro showcases ‘game-changer’ electric vehicles during East Kilbride open day

MUNRO Vehicles, a manufacturer of all-electric 4x4s, has welcomed MSP Graham Simpson to its HQ to see the first vehicles entering production. Munro hosted 61...

Trailer manufacturer honoured for export success

BRIAN James Trailers has been awarded a King’s Award for Enterprise. The designer and manufacturer of car trailers for the automotive and construction sectors revealed...

JMS Plant Hire adds to commercial vehicle fleet

JMS Plant Hire has snapped up two new DAF XF 530 Super Space Cab 6x2 tractor units and three new Nooteboom 3-axle stepframe trailers. Supplied...

Plant hire and haulage business drives forward expansion plans with vehicle investment

L Lynch Plant Hire & Haulage has snapped up 17 new vehicles from MV Commercial as part of the company's fleet expansion programme. The order...

Time to deliver on skills gap

THE Road Haulage Association’s (RHA) regional operations manager for Scotland and Northern Ireland has called for careers in sectors such as construction and logistics...

Spider excavators used on £5m Network Rail project

NETWORK Rail brought spider excavators on board its recently completed project to protect the West Coast mainline from landslips. The line, which runs from Glasgow...

Lochgilphead contractor snaps up bespoke tri-axle step frame trailer

LOCHGILPHEAD-based contractor D.A. MacDonald has taken delivery of its first ever Andover Trailers tri-axle step frame. The bespoke-built beavertail step frame has a gross weight...

AB2000 hits the road with new van deal

AB2000 is replacing more than half of its 50-strong van fleet with new vehicles from Fraikin. The deal is said to mark the first time...

Raising the Barr

SOFT drinks giant AG Barr has commissioned nine new tractor units from Mercedes-Benz dealer, Western Commercial, in a bid to “future proof” its transport. The...

Variety is the spice of life

A Mercedes-Benz Unimog that helped keep roads open during extreme weather is now trimming roadside hedges and verges in the same locations for Highland...

New step frame trailer opens highway to the future

ANDOVER Trailers has supplied a heavy-duty step frame trailer to Todds Highway Maintenance to transport road planers to sites across the north of England. The new four-axle,...

Bathgate haulage firm crowned king of the road

BATHGATE-based haulage firm D&J Sibbald has scooped a prestigious award at the Transport News Scottish Rewards event, held recently in Glasgow. The family-run business took the ‘Scottish...

Liebherr in the mix for 50 years

LIEBHERR is celebrating 50 years of producing truck mixers for concrete transport. The fifth generation of truck mixer is now in production, with the manufacturer...

Road workers trial new wearable tech

AMEY highway engineers have been testing out new wearable technology, which has been designed to reduce risks to drivers and lone workers by detecting...

Vinyl-wrapped Scania marks 70 years of Galt Transport

GALT Transport has marked 70 years in business with the unveiling of a specially designed truck. The Dumbarton haulier confirmed the vinyl-wrapped Scania R490 features a...

Family business extends its reach

LONG-RUNNING Dumbarton-based haulier Galt Transport has extended its reach with the purchase of four new Scania R-series trucks. The new additions comprise of two artic R490...

New trailer steps up to the plate

A Paisley-based haulage contractor has extended its long-running relationship with Andover Trailers by snapping up a new tri-axle step frame model. Family-run Truck Plant Services has been...

Trailer range is a ‘step’ in the right direction

A new generation of tri-axle step frame trailers, designed to carry a wide range of machines whilst maintaining a flat deck, has been hailed...

A-Plant doubles down on new investment

A-Plant has invested over £1 million in a new transport fleet capable of double stacking accommodation units on customer sites. The investment aims to help...

Arrivals help Galt ‘reach’ out to customers

Galt buys first Palfinger cranes of their type in the United Kingdom Two Scania R490 6x4 tractor units equipped with Palfinger PK88002EH cranes, the first...

Livingston business in the black with new Citan Sport

A Livingston-based civil engineering firm has found the "ideal" vehicle to help carry tools and equipment onto rough construction sites. Drew Matthews has purchased a...