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Don’t forget escort vehicles for abnormal loads

Escort vehicles play an important role in protecting abnormal loads - which can include very large vehicles, but also in some cases where appropriate, wide loads that overhang the bed of the vehicle on which they are transported. In any case, unusual road vehicles can...

Road haulage organisations look to a post-Brexit future

The two major road haulage organisations, the RHA and the FTA, have both been looking ahead to the post-Brexit era of the UK's logistics sector, in anticipation of prime minister Theresa May triggering Article 50 to formally begin the country's two-year negotiation...

Beat the winter with low loader hire

Following a week of traffic incidents involving high-sided heavy haulage vehicles, it's a good time to put low loader hire in the spotlight as an alternative way of transporting appropriate goods from A to B safely in all kinds of weather conditions. Because they do...

Crane trucks safely lower and remove Christmas trees

Our crane trucks are a great option when it comes to lowering and removing Christmas trees once the holiday season comes to an end. Many of the Christmas trees on display in outdoor public spaces are real, and even those that were felled from a forest just before...

What is a beavertail vehicle?

A beavertail vehicle is one of our specialised haulage trucks, and is ideal for carrying items of equipment on wheels, or even other smaller vehicles. Its distinctive name comes from its rear loading ramp, which is able to fold down very close to the ground, just like...

Budget leaves road haulage industry frozen

Despite a further freeze on fuel duty, the road haulage industry was left feeling cold by this month's Budget speech - and it's all down to the ongoing concerns about driver shortages. On paper, the Budget seemed like a good one for road haulage companies, who were...