Tag Archives: fleet

New fleet director to support Suttons growth plans

Fleet director Suttons tankers logistics

Suttons Tankers has appointed a new fleet director to further support the strategic growth plans of the business. The [appointment of Steve Hassall, recognised by the DVSA as an Earned Recognition Operator, is part of a continuous improvement plan to Read more »


Essential conference covers fleet technology, maintenance & compliance

With less than one month until Logistics UK’s Fleet Engineer – the essential one-day conference for anyone responsible for maintaining commercial vehicles – the business group is urging fleet engineers to book their places now to ensure they are up Read more »


Scottish fuel distributor expands again

Scotland’s fastest-growing fuel distribution company, Oilfast, has announced an investment of over £700k in a further fleet expansion with the addition of five Volvo FE 6×2 Rigid Tankers. Specialising in heating oil, red diesel, derv and licensed AdBlue and delivering to Read more »


Crown Oil’s new fuel for fleet

North West fuel supplier Crown Oil is now running its entire fleet on renewable diesel fuel as it commits to reduce its direct CO2 greenhouse gas emissions by 90 per cent. The Greater Manchester business, part of the £420m-turnover Crown Read more »


New HVO tanker for James D Bilsland

Croftamie based James D Bilsland recently shared images of its brand new tanker, running on HVO. Jodie Allan, manager, James D Bilsland commented: “We have just purchased a new truck from RTN and have made the decision to run this Read more »


Is biomethane the answer to decarbonisation?

Could biomethane hold the key to reduction of HGV emissions? The Transport Policy Briefing, hosted by ADBA (Anaerobic Digestion and Bioresources Association) has revealed its agenda, including a discussion on the potential of biomethane to decarbonise fleets and cities. The Read more »


Staff recognition, facility upgrades and fleet changes at FAST

A busy year at FAST culminated in two of its staff being recognised in The Manufacturer magazine’s Top 100 awards. The ceremony was, unusually, held by video this year but this did not detract from the pride the company felt Read more »


Kettlewell Fuels expands delivery fleet

North Yorkshire-based Kettlewell Fuels has added two new tankers and a ‘Tank in a Van’ to its fleet, creating greater capacity and even more flexibility when it comes to delivering across the region – even the remotest parts. Based in Read more »


Mitchell & Webber renews fleet tyre partnership with Prometeon

Mitchell & Webber has renewed its fleet tyre partnership with Prometeon Tyre Group UK for another 12 months. Operating for 120 years across Cornwall, Devon and Somerset, Mitchell & Webber is one of the South West’s longest established distributors of home Read more »


Barton Petroleum improves fleet safety and driver performance with Mircolise

Barton Petroleum has deployed the Microlise Fleet Performance solution to improve safety and driver performance and deliver increased efficiencies across its fleet. The Microlise fleet tracking and utilisation solution will improve the fleet’s real-time visibility and routeing efficiency, enhance driver Read more »