Editorial Board

John Rodell

HTA chairman and operations director HET/FTX Logistics.

Chairman of the HTA since 2009. John is a heavy transport and safety professional with thirty years in senior management, consultancy and director roles. Professional qualifications include fellowships with CILT and AIRSO.

John Dyne

HTA secretary & legal advisor, founder of dyne solicitors limited.

John specialises in regulatory law with transport being one of his areas of expertise. He has an international client base covering operator licensing, public enquiries, consultancy, and international defence work.

David Collett

Managing director, Collett & Sons Ltd, current president of ESTA.

Influential industry figure, Managing Director of Collett & Sons Ltd, President of ESTA and former Chairman of the Heavy Transport Association.

Howard Cox

FairFuelUK co-founder and winner of the CIPR Public Affairs Award 2012.

Co Founder of the hugely successful public affairs campaign FairFuelUK. This widely revered campaign has helped to save £30 billion for UK Businesses and Motorists in Fuel Duty and VAT from 2011 – 2015. He is also a Political Lobbyist and SME business driver. Winner of the CIPR Public Affairs Award 2012.

Sven Koscielny

Area sales manager Europe, DOLL Fahrzeugbau GmbH.

As Area Sales Manager for DOLL Fahrzeugbau AG, Sven brings a wealth of technical knowledge to the pages of HeavyTorque. He started his career with DOLL in 2001 as a Mechanical & Electrical engineer gaining a masters degree as a certified engineer in 2012. He is currently responsible for the sales and distribution of heavy haulage trailers throughout the UK, Baltic States, Poland, the Czech Republic.

Kevin Rowlinson

Sales Engineer at DAF Trucks.

With 16 years experience working with the DAF dealer network, body builders and operators in the commercial vehicle industry.

John Comer

Product manager, UK & Ireland, Volvo Trucks.

As Product Manager for UK & Ireland, Volvo Trucks, John brings a wealth of industry knowledge and is vastly experienced in product specification and has a keen personal interest in trucks. He is without doubt an invaluable addition to the HeavyTorque team!

Tim Wayne

Project manager, GCS Johnson.

Tim has extensive knowledge of the transportation sector having held posts with Wynns, Wrekin Roadways, United HT, Econofreight and Brambles HC since the mid 70’s. This is his 14th year with GCS Johnson.

Rainer Sasse

Account manager, TII Sales.

As Key Account Manager at TII Sales, the Sales organization of the TII Group, Rainer Sasse contributes to HeavyTorque from a world market leader perspective. Speaking for SCHEUERLE, NICOLAS and KAMAG he, offers expertise in all relevant industries and is an accredited expert in the field of ultraheavy transportation.