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Scania Hybrid Plug-in for Jan de Rijk

Jan de Rijk Logistics has used the Scania P360 4×2 Plug-in Hybrid Multi Battery. Thus, the transportation company from Roosendaal is taking the first step in shipping emission-free shops in urban areas. “As operators, it is our responsibility to take action now,” explained CEO Fred Westdijk. “This is a mature interim solution that we are preparing to be completely emission-free.” …

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New DAF XD to be launched at IAA 2022

The New Generation DAF XD will launch in September at the IAA in Hanover, Germany. The DAF XD is based on the ‘International Truck of the Year 2022’ platform; DAF XF, XG and XG+ trucks. The long range properties of these trucks – including aerodynamics, drivetrains, seating position and finish – are now also being introduced by truck manufacturer Eindhoven …

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Angry farmer on the street

A1 access and exit closed At the request of the police, the entrances and exits of 17 of the A1 motorway near Stroe will be closed in both directions from 06:00 on Wednesday morning. This is the connection with the N310 motorway, where a lot of extra traffic is expected to go into manifestation. In this way, the police wanted …

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Mercedes-Benz to launch eActros LongHaul truck in September

Mercedes-Benz to launch eActros LongHaul truck in September

Battery-electric LongHaul eActros trucks for international transport will be the highlight of this year’s Mercedes-Benz Trucks at IAA Transport in September in Hanover. The manufacturer announced the 40-ton truck in 2020 and will present a “concept prototype” for the first time exactly two years later. The eActros LongHaul on display at the IAA offers a taste of the production vehicle …

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Scania R580 8×4 recovery vehicle for BRS

Scania R580 8x4 recovery vehicle for BRS

Besems Recovery Service (BRS) of Tilburg recently commissioned a special heavy duty Scania R580 8×4 recovery truck. This car is mainly used for Incident Management around Tilburg and for rescue work in the region. BRS director and co-owner Angelo Besems consciously chose the Scania chassis because the specifications were exactly what Besems had in mind. Chassis for mining “You can …

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Worktrans Uitzendgroep acquired by Logistic Force

Logistic Force, a full-service HR service provider in the field of transportation and logistics, has taken over the activities of Worktrans Uitzendgroep. Through the acquisition of Worktrans, Logistic Force strengthened its commercial reach, particularly in the northern part of the Netherlands. The two companies together hope to achieve a turnover of over €100 million this year. In the acquisition, Logistic …

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Volvo Trucks shows trucks with hydrogen fuel cells

Volvo Trucks shows trucks with hydrogen fuel cells

Fuel cell trucks powered by hydrogen emit only water vapor. The truck generates its own electricity and has a range of up to 1,000 km. Volvo Trucks has now started testing vehicles with this new technology. Watch the video at the bottom of this page To transport CO2-neutral, Volvo Trucks already offers battery-powered trucks and electric vehicles that use renewable …

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Heijmans uses a Volvo FM 460 8×2

Heijmans uses a Volvo FM 460 8x2

Heijmans has commissioned a new Volvo FM 460 8×2 tridem with TAG-XL axle configuration for the installation of guide rails along highways (highways). The truck is completely customizable to Heijmans and combines efficiency with ergonomics. The Volvo FM is supplied by the Volvo Trucks dealer, BAS Truck Center. The new Volvo FM is used by the road specialist division of …

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Patrick van den Hoeven let the driver choose for himself

Sand and gravel trading attachment transportation company Patrick van den Hoeven of Woerden put five new Scanias with a powerful 530 hp V8 engine to work. The special thing about this is that all its drivers are allowed to choose their own configuration. Except for two conditions: it must be suitable for the job and none of the five Scanias …

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Jan Knijnenburg BV starts using Arocssen with e-pto

Jan Knijnenburg BV starts using Arocssen with e-pto

From now on, landscaping in The Hague city center will largely take place without diesel consumption and emissions. To this end, Jan Knijnenburg BV is expanding its fleet with six new Mercedes-Benz Arocs tippers. Four of them are equipped with e-pto: a crane that runs on batteries and an electric pump. Trucks equipped with tippers and cranes usually operate on …

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