Fleet Point Industry News


Grayson sets its sights on electric dreams

3rd December 2021

One of the UK’s leading designers and manufacturers of cooling and HVAC products to the transport sector has sealed a string of new contract wins that has seen it take sales past pre-Covid levels....

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How to prepare your business for a post-Brexit Christmas

3rd December 2021

The 52,000 vacancies in the transport and storage industry, mainly HGV drivers, have put an immense strain on imports this Christmas season, but it is not the only problem that businesses are facing....

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Ford conducts autonomous vehicle research with DP World

3rd December 2021

Ford Motor Company and DP World London Gateway have conducted a trial with a simulated autonomous vehicle to demonstrate how useful such future technology could be to those managing – and employed o...

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Hultsteins prepares operators for red diesel changes

2nd December 2021

Hultsteins, the British and Swedish hydraulic refrigeration & electric hybrid systems manufacturer is cautioning temperature-controlled operators to prepare early for the impending withdrawal of the ...

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Samworth Brothers Supply Chain select Volvo FM LNG

2nd December 2021

Samworth Brothers Supply Chain has introduced the first LNG-powered trucks into its fleet, following a four-week trial with a demonstrator provided by the local Volvo Trucks dealer. The move sees the...

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New technology from EO Charging set to transform fleet charging

2nd December 2021

EO Charging (“EO”), a leading provider of technology-enabled turnkey solutions for electric vehicle (“EV”) fleets, has today announced the filing of a new technology patent that will trans...

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How fleet managers can prepare for winter conditions

2nd December 2021

Why caring for your tyres in winter is so important Even in the UK, which sees milder winters than other parts of Europe, roads can often be blocked and the adverse weather increases handling and braking...

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Trakm8 pledges support to Idling Action London

1st December 2021

Trakm8, the UK’s leading fleet management solutions provider, has pledged its support to Idling Action London’s #EnginesOff campaign, an initiative that encourages fleet operators, businesses and...

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KSS Hire returns to Andover Trailers for new plant body

1st December 2021

Essex-based plant hire company, KSS Hire, has taken delivery of a new 26-tonne plant body from Andover Trailers, after being suitably impressed by the performance of a larger 32-tonne Andover build supp...

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Licence suspended after disqualified transport operator employed

1st December 2021

A disqualified transporter operator helping to run Solid Scaffolding resulted in the firm almost losing its licence. The company had its licence curtailed to just one vehicle, suspended for January 202...

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