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  • A lot has changed since Mick Gorry founded his Morecambe-based company, J M Gorry & Son Ltd, back in 1969. Despite operating a mixed marque fleet for the first 12 years, in 1981 Mick made one decision he's stuck by through thick and thin: to buy nothing, but Volvo trucks. “Those first F7s did 600 miles a day and were reliable too,” Mick reme...

  • Dartford based road haulage contractors, CD & A Ltd was founded six years ago and the business has expanded with the exclusive purchase of Used Volvo Trucks.  Company founder and Managing Director, Claudiu Dobrik, loves the Volvo Product and followed up his first purchase of seven Used Classic FH tractor units, supplied by Phil Wheeler Sal...

  • S&J PIERCE TRANSPORT

    28 Sep 2016

    RELIABILITY OF VOLVO APPROVED USED TRUCKS IS A WINNER FOR S. & J. PIERCE TRANSPORT S. & J. Pierce Transport of Leighton Buzzard is no stranger to Volvo Approved Used Trucks, having acquired ten Volvo FH tractor units through the network over the past 18-months, including three this year alone. The latest addition, however, comes with...

  • Renfrewshire based, A&D Logistics marks its 21st year in business during 2016. The firm’s 60 strong, all Volvo fleet consists entirely of approved used FH tractor units all bought through their local Volvo Used Trucks dealer. “It’s now 14 years since we bought a brand new Volvo FH tractor unit and since then we have relied on sourcing qualit...

  • As of 1st March 2016 Volvo Used Trucks is offering an unprecedented 24-month manufacturer backed warranty on its Volvo Selected Used Trucks. Volvo Selected Used Trucks undergo an extensive 200 point check and detailed preparation before receiving the ‘Selected' stamp of approval, which marks them out as used vehicles of the highest order.  ...

  • GO WITH THE FL-OW

    22 Jan 2016

    To mark the 30th Anniversary of the launch of the Volvo FL10, Commercial Motor have used a restored example to retrace their traditional three-day Scottish Route. "Built in 1988, this FL10 is believed to be the seventh-from-last production truck to be build in Irvine. It was operated from new by a dairly company in Scotland, where it had a relat...

  • Vantec Europe of Sunderland has taken delivery of four 6x2 push-axle Volvo FM13 450 tractor units sourced through the Volvo Used Truck Centre (Economy) in Washington, Tyne and Wear. All four feature the innovative and fuel-saving Volvo I-Shift 12-speed automated gearbox and are equipped with Globetrotter cabs and Parrot hands free phone kits. Po...

  • Jon Burgess of Jon Burgess Livestock Containers speaking to Commercial Motor (24th Dec 2015): "We probably buy four or five trucks per year through Volvo Used Trucks. Dave [Hare] (Volvo Used Trucks Stockton) is certainly helpful and I can rely on what he says. He is good and fair to deal with and I appreciate that.  Volvo Used Tru...

  • Family run W A Taylor & Son of Barnard Castle in County Durham is a relative newcomer to the haulage industry as an operation, but Managing Director, Wayne Taylor boasts a long history in the business, having spent many years as Transport Manager for a large animal feed concern. Just over one year ago the fledgling operation bought a Volvo F...

  • Malcolm Walsh Transport of Knowlsey Industrial Park, some nine miles north east of Liverpool, has traditionally operated concrete mixer trucks. However, new business opportunities in 2014 saw the company step up to bulk haulage with two used Volvo FH13 tractor units. Equipped with ‘wet-kits’, both the FH tractor units were sourced and supplied b...

  • Katem Logistics of Spennymoor, County Durham will celebrate its 20th anniversary this year by further expanding its operations into Europe.  The company operates a fleet of 40 trucks and some 80 curtain-side trailers with eleven units already regularly crossing the channel for destinations throughout France and Italy. And it is anticipated...

  • Based in Maulden, Bedfordshire Three Counties Contracts Ltd (TCC) is a haulage business on the move. Started in the depths of the recession five years ago with a single truck and a container for an office, the company now operates eight trucks and the only container in sight is more likely to be found on the back of one of them! “I guess you cou...

  • Sam Samra has been in the haulage business for 30 years. In that time his business has grown from one man and his Volvo in West London to a thriving enterprise in Warwickshire that operates 23 trucks and runs a warehouse covering over 10,200 m2.  “At the foundation of this business is trust,” says Sam. “And this definitely extends to Volvo...