HOYER Petrolog announces new aviation fuel transport agreement in Scotland

HOYER Petrolog has signed an agreement with World Fuel Services to provide aviation fuel transport in Scotland. As part of the agreement HOYER will deliver fuel to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen, and Newcastle Airports from the Grangemouth oil terminal.

The agreement will add approximately 13 drivers, four vehicles and £1.5m annual turnover to HOYER Petrolog in the UK.

“This new agreement represents a further progression in our business relationship with World Fuel Services, a growing fuels provider in the UK,” says Allan Davison, Operations Director, HOYER Petrolog. read more

Paragon enhances routing and scheduling software to support sustainable vehicle uptake

In response to the growing transition to electric and hybrid road transport, Paragon has enhanced its routing and scheduling software to address the potential challenges associated with planning for sustainable vehicles. With a growing number of logistics operations now committed to low-emission, fuel-efficient technology, this latest development will enable transport planners to better utilise vehicles that have limited ranges.

“Green fleets are firmly on the radar of many logistics operations as they look to minimise environmental impact by moving away from vehicles powered by petrol and diesel, while also contending with emissions-based restrictions in many urban areas,” explains William Salter, Managing Director of Paragon Software Systems. “With this in mind, we have added functionality to our software solution to simplify the planning process for fleets that combine both sustainable and conventional vehicles.” read more

Biomarsh turn to Vacu-Lug Tyre Management to aid compliance throughout their UK fleet

Leading tanker and environmental waste firm, Biomarsh Environmental Ltd, has joined forces with Vacu-Lug Traction Tyres with the commencement of a comprehensive tyre management contract, designed to provide nationwide support and aid compliance throughout the Biomarsh fleet.

Operating throughout the United Kingdom, Biomarsh requires a fully-comprehensive tyre management solution that delivers a consistent, compliant and dependable supply, service and husbandry policy, nationwide.

Vacu-Lug’s ability to manage and handle complex tyre policies and operations is well-known throughout the industry and Biomarsh was attracted to the company’s flexible and forward-thinking approach to tyre management. read more

Six new Volvo Trucks look the part at Charles Trent Ltd.

Charles Trent Ltd. one the UK’s leading experts in vehicle recycling solutions and the company has taken delivery of six new Volvo trucks during 2017, which are based at its Rugby depot in Warwickshire.

Supplied by Richard Moorse, Transport Solutions Executive at Volvo Truck and Bus Centre East Anglia, the new Volvo group are all rigid car transporters fitted with bodywork by Belle Trailers of Great Dunmow. The 4×2 Medium Cab chassis comprise of three FL-250 16-tonners and one FE-280 18-tonner, whilst a pair of 6×2 axle FM-330s with low sleeper cabs, operate at 26-tonnes. read more