Simple and effective communication

At Fraikin we pride ourselves on our understanding of the issues affecting the transport industry. When new regulations or legislation – most often relating to the environment – are discussed by the UK government, we endeavour to simplify and summarise what can often be lengthy documents to bring the most salient points to the fore.

The three Executives Summaries below deal with the ongoing changes to emissions and clean air regulations:

Summer 2021
Summer 2018
Summer 2018

News

14.10.2021

NEW OPERATIONS DIRECTOR TO DRIVE IN-HOUSE…

Fraikin has appointed Andy Towns to the new role of Operations Director, with a brief to lead the firm’s engineering and operations functions as it works to bring more maintenance…

30.09.2021

ROBERTSON’S FINE FOODS MAKES SWITCH TO…

Scottish butcher and premium pork supplier, Robertson’s Fine Foods, has taken delivery of five new temperature-controlled vehicles on contract hire from Fraikin – the company’s first significant move away from…

19.08.2021

FIVE NEW RIGIDS FROM FRAIKIN HELP…

Fraikin’s long-standing relationship with nationwide supplier of insulation and drywall systems, Belgrade Insulations, has been strengthened with the delivery of five new high-specification DAF curtainsiders. The seven-year, full-service contract hire…

28.06.2021

FRAIKIN LEADS NEW RIGID BODY DESIGN…

T. Quality has cited the strength of its long-standing working relationship with Fraikin as key to the successful delivery of a project involving commercial vehicle bodybuilder Paneltex, 10 new trucks…

03.06.2021

FRAIKIN RE-OPENS BRISTOL DEPOT TO OFFER…

Fraikin has underlined its commitment to significantly increasing the percentage of maintenance performed in-house, by re-establishing a dedicated workshop presence in the South West. In a move aimed at decreasing…

27.04.2021

FRAIKIN UK PARTNERS WITH SAMSARA TO…

Fraikin UK, part of one of Europe’s largest commercial vehicle fleet services companies, has partnered with Samsara, pioneer of the Connected Operations Cloud, to surface real-time data that will help…

24.02.2021

NEW TECHNOLOGY CHAMPION AIMS TO POSITION…

Commercial fleet services company, Fraikin, has underlined its commitment to innovation with the appointment of a Technology Champion – a new role designed to help customers maximise the benefits of…

21.01.2021

FRAIKIN FACILITATES REARO’S MOVE TO CONTRACT…

Laminates manufacturer, Rearo, has taken delivery of its first commercial vehicles on contract hire, after Fraikin won a competitive tender to replace the company's fleet of owned trucks and vans.…

16.10.2020

FRAIKIN DEVELOPS NEW HEAVY VEHICLE MAINTENANCE…

Commercial fleet services company, Fraikin, has launched a new apprenticeship programme, offering the opportunity to begin a specialist career as an HGV technician at five of the company’s maintenance depots…

02.07.2020

FRAIKIN APPOINTS NEW NATIONAL ENGINEERING MANAGER

Mark Kellett Fraikin has appointed Mark Kellett as its new National Engineering Manager, charging him with the task of further strengthening the company’s already impressive maintenance offering across the UK.…

24.06.2020

VITAL NEW RIGIDS FOR TRADEBE HEALTHCARE…

Environmental services company, Tradebe Healthcare, has cited Fraikin’s ability to “get things done” as a major factor in being able to put its three new DAF rigids on the road…

05.05.2020

FRAIKIN GROWS MOBILE MAINTENANCE NETWORK WITH…

Fraikin has added seven 3.5-tonne Mercedes-Benz Sprinter vans and six new mobile technicians to its national network, bolstering the capabilities of its maintenance service. The six new technicians increase Fraikin’s…