“Sustainability is at the very core of our business. Saving the planet cannot wait, it must happen now, and Volta Trucks wants to spearhead the rapid change in large commercial vehicles, from outdated diesel to clean and safe technological solutions”. Carl-Magnus Norden, Founder of Volta Trucks. With the launch of the Volta Zero, the first […]
World’s first fuel cell heavy-duty truck, Hyundai XCIENT Fuel Cell, heads to europe for commercial use.
Hyundai Motor Company today shipped the first 10 units of the Hyundai XCIENT Fuel Cell, the world’s first mass-produced fuel cell heavy-duty truck, to Switzerland. The company plans to ship a total of 50 XCIENT Fuel Cells to Switzerland this year, with handover to commercial fleet customers starting in September. Hyundai plans to roll out […]
● The digital freight platform has reduced the time vehicles travel empty by 50% among it’s UK trucking network. ● The startup has received the Lean & Green Europe award for its commitment to sustainable and environmentally friendly logistics Digital freight startup Ontruck continues to prove its commitment in bringing environmental excellence to logistics by […]
A British engineering firm that works with some of the biggest brands in the aerospace and automotive sectors, including on projects with Airbus and Jaguar Land Rover, and even on the construction of the Royal Navy’s new aircraft carriers, has brought its advanced experience to commercial vehicle bodybuilding in a move that could transform the […]
* Yale Europe Materials Handling has the understanding and solutions required to meet the needs of the ever-evolving paper industry.* Yale has developed a number of truck adaptations to overcome the challenges posed by the paper industry, and specifically the recycled and recovered paper sector.* The Yale® Veracitor VX range and GDP50VX Counterbalance ‘Cool Truck’ […]
According to data released by the Environment Agency earlier this week (22 April), 35,232 tonnes of aluminium packaging were collected for recycling in Q1 2020 – an increase of 48% compared to the same period in 2019 (23,800 tonnes). Aluminium packaging collected through kerbside, bring and on-the-go systems increased by 33% (24,323 in 2020, compared […]
A comprehensive software platform that provides critical safeguards against compromised environmental conditions to avoid spoilage for sectors such as food, heritage, pharmaceuticals and healthcare has been upgraded by Hanwell Solutions Ltd to further improve performance for customers. Hanwell, trailblazers in the manufacture of wireless environmental monitoring equipment, has launched version 1.0.10 of its pioneering EMS […]
European Soft Drinks Industry Joins The “Close The Glass Loop” To Optimize Glass Packaging Circular Economy.
UNESDA Soft Drinks Europe – representing the European soft drinks industry (1) – joins “Close the Glass Loop” – the major industry stewardship programme for glass packaging (2) initiated by FEVE – EU Federation of the container glass. The platform has the objective to achieve a post-consumer glass container collection target of 90%, and to […]
IPP Signs Deal Not To Be Sneezed At Coventry Firm Signs Sole UK Supply Distribution Deal With Leicester Tissue Company.
A Midlands tissue firm with customers in more than 27 countries has signed a sole supply deal with one of Europe’s leading poolers of sustainable wooden pallets, to deliver its products into UK supermarkets and High Street stores. Leicester Tissue Company (LTC) turned to Coventry-based IPP to deliver more than 170,000 pallets a year into […]
Gasrec’s tanker deliveries are now being made by the latest generation natural gas-powered trucks. Reynolds Logistics has put two new ADR specified Volvo FM LNG (liquefied natural gas) 6×2 tractor units into operation, working exclusively on its Gasrec contract. Replacing two dual-fuel Volvo trucks, the new vehicles will deliver to Gasrec sites around the country […]