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Murphy Plant, FH-540, heavy haulage, Tandem Axle Lift, Thomas Hardie Commercials, Michael Eden,

Volvo’s tandem axle lift is a winner for Murphy Plant

Leading global, multi-disciplined engineering and construction specialists, J Murphy & Sons Ltd has recently put three Volvo FH-540 13-litre Tandem Axle Lift tractor units in operation for the HS2 building works, all supplied by Pete Schofield, Transport Solutions Executive at Thomas ...

Volvo Trucks provide a seamless solution at Adlington Welding Supplies

A new Volvo FH-420 6×2 rigid equipped with Dynamic Steering is improving access to construction sites for Lancashire-based Adlington Welding Supplies Ltd. First established in 1972, at what is now its headquarters in Chorley, Lancashire, Adlington Welding Supplies Ltd. has six depots ...

O’Connor Group first Volvo truck gets flagship status

Utility service providers, O’Connor Group of Levenshulme, Manchester has recently taken delivery of its first Volvo truck – a FH-540 tractor unit, which is plated for STGO 80-tonne operations and forms the flagship of the firm’s 120-strong truck fleet. “We trialled several demonstrator vehicles ...

Volvo FH 8×2 rigid towers above all else for crane deliveries

Kevin Guy Plant Hire of Colne in Lancashire has taken delivery of a Volvo FH 460hp 8×2 rigid from Thomas Hardie Commercials, Preston. The newest addition to the company’s fleet, which has been chosen specifically for the nationwide transportation of self-erecting tower cranes, features ...

Volvo FH is ‘best looking truck on the road’ says WPI Group Ltd

Speaking at the handover of their new 80-tonne GCW, FH-500 6×2 tag-axle tractor unit, Steve Igoe, Co-Director with his brother Michael, of Middlewich, Cheshire-based civil engineering, surfacing and site adoption management company WPI Group Ltd, explained why they continue to choose Volvo ...

First Volvo Trucks for Cheshire’s J. K. Ashbrook Ltd

In an important conquest sale for Thomas Hardie Commercials, Middlewich, three Volvo FH-500 tractor units, including a 65-tonne GCW tag-axle unit, have entered service with Somerford, Congleton, Cheshire-based, specialist haulier J. K. Ashbrook Ltd. These are the first Volvo trucks to join the ...