US-based autonomous driving technology specialist, Aurora, is acquiring Advanced Technologies Group (ATG).
Krone launches Swap Liner for two 7.45m swap bridges
German OEM, Krone, is paving the way with its new Swap Liner, demonstrating how a type 1 long HGV (extended semitrailer) can easily transport two swap bridges each 7.45 metres long.
Utility releases fuel savings test results
US-based OEM, Utility, has confirmed the results of a fuel economy test conducted by MVT Solutions on its standard aerodynamic side skirt and optional aerodynamic tail.
XPO Logistics plans business spinoff
US-based company, XPO Logistics, has approved a plan to pursue a spinoff of 100 per cent of its logistics segment as a separate publicly traded company.
Down Dakota way
Legislators in North Dakota are expected to back a repeal of length and weight restrictions on truck and trailer combinations. This would be one step closer to seeing road trains operate on US roads in that region.
At the tipping point of cylinder safety
The lifting cylinder of a tipper truck is exposed to regular cycles of heavy loads. Yet it is expected to perform without fault over a long working life. In an industry where profit margins are narrow and equipment failure can be catastrophic, the quality of such equipment must never be in question. Thus, the testing standards set by Edbro for its tipping cylinders are designed to ensure safe, reliable performance under all conditions.
Partnering against pandemic
Kuehne + Nagel has more than 230 good practice certification in the pharmaceutical industry (GxP) operations worldwide, including the US, UK, Denmark, Spain, Luxembourg, Italy, France, Singapore, India, Panama, the UAE and Australia.
Kretzler Spedition specifies Van Eck mega curtainsider
Netherlands-based OEM, Van Eck, has delivered a special Eckspress series two-axle mega curtainsider to Kretzler Spedition from Hambrücken.
CHEREAU announces UK expansion
French OEM, CHEREAU, has appointed a new dealer in the UK.
Gray & Adams receive prestigious award
UK-based trailer builder, Gray & Adams, received royal recognition in 2020.