Bridgestone, the world’s largest tyre and rubber company is built on a philosophy of “serving society with products of superior quality” and since its inception in 1931, has developed into one of the most innovative tyre manufacturers in the world. Bridgestone has established itself as a leading tyre provider to the transport industry, and has secured contracts with some of the UK and Ireland’s leading companies utilising a Total Tyre Care approach.
Bridgestone is once again proud to sponsor the “Best Use of Technology” category, and of our long term association with Motor Transport Awards.
The Cartwright Group is renowned for having manufacturing of quality products as its core activity.
However we also support your business needs with tailor made finance packages, short or long term rental of trailers, and also complete fleet management. All in all offering Manufacturing and More…
CVL's name is synonymous with providing first class Fleet Management, Contract Hire and Leasing Solutions to some of the largest fleet operators in the UK. Vehicle compliance, health and safety and customer service remain the driving forces behind our success. Our impressive Client base is diverse in both industry sector and equipment specification but all share a common desire to partner a dedicated supplier offering around the clock Fleet Management services. CVL's ongoing investment in both people and I.T position us well to offer unparalleled Commercial Vehicle solutions to the fleet operator in a continually challenging environment.
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Whether you transport food, flowers, pharmaceuticals or anything else that needs to be kept at a specific temperature, you need a partner who understands the direct link between the reliability of your vehicles and your company’s profitability.
At Enterprise Flex-E-Rent, we believe this means taking the time to understand how your business operates, what’s important to you right now, and how this might change in the future.
Then, by combining our specialist knowledge with a clear understanding of your business needs, we can deliver a service that’s based on flexibility, expertise and a total commitment to customer service at every level.
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The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme that promotes best practice for commercial vehicle operators. With over 4,500 members, FORS is gaining recognition as the transport industry’s go-to accreditation scheme. FORS encompasses all aspects of safety, efficiency, and environmental protection by encouraging and training fleet operators to measure, monitor and improve performance. FORS provides accreditation pathways for operators of any type, and for those organisations that award contracts and specify transport requirements.
FORS Bronze, Silver and Gold membership provides progressive accreditation enabling operators to achieve exemplary levels of best practice. FORS members stand out from the crowd, work to standards above the legal minimum and have access to a wide range of exclusive benefits that provide a real competitive advantage.
The Freight Transport Association can trace its origins back to 1889 and is recognised as the voice of the freight and logistics industry, representing the interests of companies moving goods by road, rail, sea and air. FTA has over 15,000 members who operate over 220,000 goods vehicles - half the UK fleet - consign over 90 per cent of the freight moved by rail and 70 per cent of sea and air freight.
Giti Tire is one of the top 10 largest tyre companies in the world in terms of both volume and revenue.
With a brand portfolio including Giti, GT Radial, Primewell and Runway, the company offers a complete product range for Europe including passenger car, SUV, van, light truck (PCR), heavy truck and bus (TBR).
Giti Tire is focused on building sustainable partnerships with distributors, retailers, truck and bus fleets, vehicle manufacturers and other leading industry companies and organisations to provide high-quality products with excellent service.
Founded in 1993 and headquartered in Singapore, the company has grown to over 34,000 global employees and distributes to more than 130 countries.
Giti Tire’s state-of-the-art European R&D facilities are located in Hannover, Germany and the renowned MIRA facility in the UK, working in conjunction with other global research and development centres in China, Indonesia and the USA.
Giti Tire is fully committed to maintaining the very highest standard of quality control procedures and has obtained ISO/TS16949:2009 accreditation for all of its seven key manufacturing plants. All plants supplying Europe have obtained ISO14001 Environmental Management System Accreditation.
Goodyear is one of the world’s largest tyre companies. It employs approximately 69,000 people and manufactures its products in 52 facilities in 22 countries around the world. Its two Innovation Centers in Akron, Ohio and Colmar-Berg, Luxembourg strive to develop state-of-the-art products and services that set the technology and performance standard for the industry.
Goodyear Dunlop Europe’s range of tyres for commercial vehicles, buses and coaches includes more than 400 different tyres covering in excess of 55 sizes. Many of the world's leading commercial vehicle manufacturers fit tyres from Goodyear as standard, including DAF, Iveco, MAN, Mercedes-Benz, Renault Trucks, Scania and Volvo. Goodyear also supplies tyres to all major trailer manufacturers. With Fleet First, which includes the TruckForce service network, ServiceLine 24h roadside assistance, FleetOnlineSolutions Internet management system and Goodyear Retread Technologies, Goodyear provides one of the broadest ranges of dedicated services in the industry.
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Hankook Tire is one of the global top 5 companies in the mass production of tyres and manufactures innovative, award winning radial tyres of proven superior quality for passenger cars, light trucks, SUVs, RVs, trucks, and buses as well as motorsports (circuit racing/rallies).
Established in South Korea in 1941 Hankook has become a truly global company supplying tyres as original equipment to vehicle manufacturers worldwide and to replacement markets in more than 180 countries.
Hankook tyres were first introduced into the UK in the early 1980’s and since then the company has progressively built a level of brand awareness and reputation for quality equalling that of many longer established brands.
Aspiring to bring consumers the utmost excellence in product quality, technological excellence and driving satisfaction, Hankook Tire continuously invests in research and development maintaining five R&D centres and seven production facilities around the world. Bespoke tyre solutions for the European markets as well as European Original Equipment according to the requirements of leading premium car manufacturers, are developed in the company’s regional Technical Centre in Hanover/Germany. Production for the European region is taking place in the state-of-the-art manufacturing site in Rácalmás/Hungary which was inaugurated in June 2007 and is continuously being expanded. Currently more than 3,000 employees produce up to 19 million tyres a year for passenger cars, SUVs and light trucks.
Hankook tyres are available through a network of quality retailers in support of which Hankook is committed to ongoing development and further strategic expansion.
Hankook retailers recognise the benefits of selling quality products and from the extensive range of sizes and types available will confidently recommend the Hankook tyre best suited to your needs.
Harvest Energy is part of the State Oil group of companies, one of Europe’s largest independent suppliers and blenders of motor fuels, with operations in the UK, and Switzerland.
In the UK, Harvest Energy is one of the largest independent suppliers of road fuels, supplying more than 10% of the UK’s motorfuel requirements.
Harvest Energy is working towards being the market leader in the supply of road fuels to independent retailers. It has created a distinctive brand identity for such retailers and Harvest Energy is currently Britain’s fastest growing fuel brand, with more than one hundred independent forecourts rebranded and relaunched.
The company also supplies road fuels to a diverse commercial base of customers including national supermarket chains, logistics companies, bus and coach operators, utilities and local authorities.
Harvest Energy’s growing reputation in the fuels sector results from providing quality products that are competitively priced, supplied and delivered with a customer-focus. Please visit www.harvestenergy.co.uk to discover more.
Hiab is the world’s leading provider of on-road load handling equipment. Customer satisfaction is the first priority for us. Our product range includes HIAB loader cranes, JONSERED recycling and forestry cranes, LOGLIFT forestry cranes, MOFFETT truck-mounted forklifts and MULTILIFT demountables, as well as DEL, WALTCO and ZEPRO tail lifts. Hiab is part of Cargotec Corporation.
Hireco TL Ltd are leading contract hire providers, specialising in trucks and trailers. Having over 40 years’ experience in the asset financing market place, with established relationships with all the leading suppliers. Hireco stay one step ahead by constantly researching into the most technologically advanced and eco-friendly vehicles to future-proof your assets and has been the UK’s biggest buyer of trailers for the past four years, averaging at around 1000 each year. Hireco successfully trade with over 50% of the UK’s top 100 transport companies.
Consider Hireco as your one-stop shop, smoothly managing the whole process from specification, to finance, to delivery then maintenance and disposal.
Isuzu Truck (UK) Ltd is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Isuzu Motors Limited, providing commercial vehicles with gross vehicle weights of 3.5, 5.5, 6.5, 7.5, 11.0 and 12.0 tonnes. ITUK has built a reputation for providing outstanding customer care and greater vehicle payloads than other manufacturers, as well as offering market-leading, 3-year unlimited mileage warranty across its entire product range. The company always puts its customers first and is proud to continue its sponsorship of the Motor Transport Customer Care Award in 2017.
Peter McCarthy, Managing Director at Keyfuels, says: “We are extremely proud of our network, which has now surpassed 2000 sites, against the backdrop of a shrinking forecourt market. We have an unrivalled mix of supermarkets, oil company sites, motorway sites and truck stops conveniently located throughout the UK, ensuring our customers receive the coverage they need.”
Keyfuels’ market leading position has been built by working with its customers on a consultancy basis to develop fuel management programmes that make a difference to a company’s bottom line over a sustained period of time. The company is best known for its Bunker card (Keyfuels Direct), a low cost solution that allows diesel fleets to purchase fuel in bulk, direct from the oil companies. However, a Pay As You Go card (Keyfuels PAY-G) is also available, offering customers a weekly fixed price.
To complement Keyfuels’ range of fuel card solutions, the company has also developed a fuel management solution called ControlMAX that offers fleet managers an unprecedented level of control over fuel card usage. ControlMAX solution utilises bespoke and intelligent online software, which has been developed by Keyfuels’ in-house fuel management experts and gives fleet managers the ability to control where, when and how much fuel drivers can draw by creating a list of rules. If the set rules are compromised at any time, managers will receive live alerts, either through email, text or via the Keyfuels website. ControlMAX also allows fleet managers to define the rules that dictate whether a transaction will be approved or declined.
Keyfuels is part of FleetCor, the global leader in commercial fleet card management. FleetCor serves over 500,000 commercial accounts with millions of cardholders in over 40 countries including the USA, Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico, Africa, Asia and Brazil and employs over 800 associates across 30 offices worldwide.
For further information please visit www.keyfuels.co.uk, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0800 393736.
Since 1894, Renault Trucks has supplied transport professionals the tools to conduct their business more effectively. As well as our highly regarded heavy vehicle range, our robust Renault Trucks Master, dedicated to the needs of hardworking van operators, is packed with technology to deliver greater efficiency and driver comfort. Available as chassis cab, panel van and pre-bodied Luton, box or tipper options, there’s a Renault Trucks Master for every application. At the heart of our success is the Renault Trucks dealer network of commercial vehicle workshops, working in partnership with customers to deliver leading back-up and support for van operators.
The Road Haulage Association is the only UK organisation dedicated solely to the needs of UK road transport operators. It provides a wide range of services and benefits to its members who, between them, operate tens of thousands of commercial vehicles. Benefits include the RHA’s exclusive Conditions of Carriage, legal and insurance services and comprehensive on-line and telephone advice and information from a network of four regional offices.
The RHA actively campaigns on behalf of its members and the haulage industry as a whole at local, national and international level and constantly strives to ensure that policy makers fully understand the vital role of road haulage within the UK economy.
As the UK’s trusted fleet partner for over 45 years, Ryder have 25 locations and a fleet of more than 22,500 trucks and trailers, supporting its customers nationwide with bespoke commercial vehicle contract hire and rental solutions. All backed up by extensive maintenance regimes, 24/7 in-house breakdown assistance, and approved used vehicle sales.
Supported by the strength and resources of Ryder System Inc., a Fortune 500 provider of leading-edge transportation solutions worldwide, Ryder in the UK can be relied on to provide the choice, uptime and compliance performance that today’s fleet customers demand.
SDC Trailers is one of the leading trailer manufacturers in Europe, with a wide range of solutions for the road transport and logistics industries. The SDC range features boxvan, curtainside, skeletal, platform, urban and extended length trailers. Our philosophy is to understand our customer’s logistics requirements and then tailor a solution to meet those needs. Investing in an SDC trailer, means investing in the best technology, quality and flexibility, as well as the knowledge, expertise and understanding that comes from years of experience in the haulage industry.
Chevron is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies, with subsidiaries that conduct business worldwide. The company's success is driven by the ingenuity and commitment of its employees and their application of the most innovative technologies in the world.
Chevron is involved in virtually every facet of the energy industry. The company explores for, produces and transports crude oil and natural gas; refines, markets and distributes transportation fuels and other energy products; manufactures and sells petrochemical products; generates power and produces geothermal energy; provides energy efficiency solutions; and develops the energy resources of the future, including biofuels. Chevron is based in San Ramon, California.
The commercial vehicle market is a key focus for Chevron Lubricants and Chevron are delighted to be involved in the MT awards again this year. Chevron has developed a range of Ursa and Texaco-branded products that are specifically focused on improving fuel economy. We have also been working to develop robust methodology that will help fleets assess intervention impact in their own operations.
Trakm8 is a leading developer of telematics-based solutions including GPS tracking, driver behaviour, and vehicle health monitoring. It is also an award-winning provider of fleet scheduling and optimisation and a leading supplier of dashboard cameras, remote tacho download solutions, and mobile phone blockers. Its technologies help fleets to improve productivity and safety, as well as cut costs and carbon emissions. Customers include the AA, Saint Gobain, EON, Iceland Foods and Euro Car Parts.
Trakm8 is one of the only UK companies that designs and manufactures its own telematics devices, and is proud to use the Made in Britain marque.
VisionTrack is an innovative and specialist supplier of in-vehicle CCTV and camera telematics for commercial fleets, insurance customers and private car owners.
We offer our clients and partners the most advanced, innovative and reliable hardware available.
Our user-friendly video telematics platform helps protect drivers and businesses, while improving driving standards by transmitting vital, real-time event footage via HD video, along with a vehicle’s actual location and speed. This instant access to driver data dramatically increases the speed at which insurance claims are resolved, and makes VisionTrack one of the most powerful integrated tracking and monitoring.
Volvo Trucks leads in quality, safety and environmental matters. These core values are at the heart of everything Volvo does for its customers.
Volvo Trucks also leads in developing alternative fuels and solutions to reduce emissions; helping enable the move towards a sustainable future for road transport.
With a vehicle range from 10 to 150 tonnes, Volvo Trucks provides complete transport solutions through its dealer network in the UK and Ireland.
Volvo Trucks is part of The Volvo Group - one of the world’s leading manufacturers of trucks, buses and construction equipment, plus drive systems for marine and industrial applications.
Wincanton, the largest British logistics company, provides innovative and market-leading supply chain consultancy and solutions to some of the world’s most recognisable brands. It employs approximately 18,000 people across more than 200 sites and operates a 3,400-strong fleet of vehicles.
From the company’s origins in 1925 delivering milk and dairy products, it has since expanded to provide supply chain solutions across a wide range of sectors including retail, defence, energy and construction.
Wincanton operates a full supply chain transport and distribution network providing specialist and bespoke solutions across general haulage, palletised transport as well as urban delivery for high streets and home delivery.
Wincanton's efficient, collaborative transport models help customers to control costs, optimise service assets and improve service levels.