Author: mitch

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    Mercedes-Benz-Arocs Gritters-Set-for-Ringway-Jacobs
    Published November 2019

    Arocs Gritters Set for Ringway Jacobs

    A fleet of Mercedes-Benz gritters will be helping to keep the roads of Cheshire East clear of ice and snow this winter after Ringway Jacobs placed an order for eight new vehicles. All of…

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    Blok ‘N’ Mesh-reaches-New-Heights-with-man-trucks
    Published November 2019

    Blok ‘N’ Mesh Reaches New Heights with Man Trucks

    Manufacturer, supplier and installer of temporary fencing, site hoarding, barriers and traffic management systems, Blok ‘N’ Mesh, has just taken delivery of a new fleet of MAN commercia…

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    Published August 2019

    Air pollution: a danger to drivers’ health and a fleet’s bottom line

    ...and it’s not just from outside the cab that the danger lies. Truck drivers are at risk from dangerous levels of air pollution which can be two and a half times higher inside a vehicl…

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    Published August 2019

    Beat the drum

    A troubleshooting guide to problems with brake systems. Optimum braking is essential for truck drivers, but should issues occur, there a number of factors to consider as the source. …

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    Published July 2019

    SOLID AS A ROCK

    Family-owned DA Harrison has been operating from the Cumbria region for just over 60years. Ronnie Hitchens takes a look at how the company has evolved. …

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    Commercial Vehicle Driver MagazineJune 2019 All Change on the Fuel Front Main Image
    Published June 2019

    ALL CHANGE ON THE FUEL FRONT

    Truck drivers of the future will need to get used to vehicles running on fuels other than diesel rather sooner than they might have expected. Not for the first time, alternative fuels wer…

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    Commercial Vehicle Driver MagazineJune 2019 Truck Fest 2019 Review Main Image
    Published June 2019

    FEST’ FOOT FORWARD!

    Trucking enthusiasts descended on Peterborough at the beginning of May for Truckfest 2019. Here are just some of the highlights. Keeping with what has now become tradition, Truckfest retu…

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    Published June 2019

    Get To Work

    DAF Trucks has given its construction sector vehicles an overhaul, proving more choice for on- and off-road operators. Having revamped much of the core range of vehicles…