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Fox Group first in the UK for Volvo FE Electric Tippers

Fox Group first in the UK for Volvo FE Electric Tippers

Blackpool-based Fox Group has placed a landmark order which is expected to see it become the first tipper operator in the UK to begin the transition from diesel to electric vehicles, following an order placed with Thomas Hardie Commercials for two Volvo FE Electric 6×2 tippers. Expected to enter service …

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New order confirms Garic’s commitment to Volvo

NEW ORDER CONFIRMS GARIC'S COMMITMENT TO VOLVO

National provider of plant and site equipment, Garic, has taken delivery of four new Volvo FH 8×2 rear-steer rigids and one Volvo FM Globetrotter 6×2 rigid, with several additional FMs to follow later in the year. Supplying dealer Thomas Hardie Commercials fought off two rival manufacturers to win this latest …

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Uptime at record level following switch to genuine Volvo parts

UPTIME AT RECORD LEVELS FOLLOWING SWITCH TO GENUINE VOLVO PARTS

Demolition and waste management specialist Collard Group has completed a move to fitting Genuine Volvo Parts across its fleet of more than 100 Volvo trucks, which it maintains in house. Roddy Taylor, Transport Director for the Hampshire-based firm, led the change in procurement after identifying that Genuine Volvo Parts could …

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New Volvo FH makes an instant impression at Bayliss Bros

New Volvo FH makes an instant impression at Bayliss Bros

Hereford-based haulier Bayliss Bros has been blown away with the fuel figures of its new Volvo FH 540 Globetrotter 6×2 tractor unit, equipped with Volvo’s smooth shifting I-Shift Dual Clutch transmission. The latest model FH – with updated styling, enhanced fuel-saving features and a driver-focused interior – has only recently …

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KPH Plant Hire upgrades with 32-tonne Volvo FM

KPH PLANT HIRE UPGRADES WITH 32-TONNE VOLVO FM

KPH Plant Hire has taken delivery of a Volvo FM 8×2 rigid with beavertail body and split hydraulic double flip ramps, which it will use to deliver its extensive fleet of plant equipment including excavators, telehandlers, dumpers and rollers. The FM is the second new Volvo to join the Yorkshire-based …

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