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Tyre Boss saves the day for South West recycler

Tyre Boss saves the day for South West recycler

A SET of part worn solid tyres supplied by Tyre Boss has kept a critical machine up and running at a waste site in the South West. A phone call made one afternoon resulted in a pre-10am delivery the next day; enabling the machine to continue working and ensuring least disruption to the business. ETM...

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Tyre Boss ensure quick service with new tyre press

Tyre Boss ensure quick service with new tyre press

FOLLOWING the news that Glamorgan-based OTR tyre supplier, Tyre Boss, has invested in a second warehouse, the company has now taken delivery of a brand-new purpose built 250 tonne static tyre press. The high capacity press, which measures over 3m tall, can be used to press tyres from 5.00-8 solids up to 24.00-35 solids which...

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Reducing your fleet insurance spend during COVID-19

Reducing your fleet insurance spend during COVID-19

By WASTEINSURE THE continuing COVID-19 outbreak has created an urgency to manage costs like never before. With little or no cash flow but with ongoing costs even with a furloughed workforce where can savings be made.     At WasteInsure we naturally focus on insurance, so we have created some guidance on how to go about...

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Wayne Collins on Tyre Boss show stand

ISO success for Tyre Boss

FOR the second year in a row, specialist tyre supplier, Tyre Boss, has successfully achieved ISO 9001: 2015 accreditation – an achievement which is more commonly found among larger businesses that have quality teams dedicated to gaining the ISO standard. As a smaller business it takes a lot of hard work and resource to gain...

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Runnymede puts fleet in SFS’ hands

Runnymede puts fleet in SFS’ hands

RUNNYMEDE Borough Council has announced the award of a 5-year contract to maintain its fleet of over 80 vehicles to Specialist Fleet Services Ltd (SFS). Runnymede is the third council in Surrey to switch to SFS, following the award of a 10-year contract for fleet and maintenance provision at Epsom & Ewell Borough Council in...

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VWS FEL bin weighing awarded EU type approval

VWS FEL bin weighing awarded EU type approval

VEHICLE Weighing Solutions Ltd (VWS), has achieved EU type approval for its market leading ENVIROWEIGH bin-weighing system to be fitted to front-end loading (FEL) vehicles and used for Pay by Weight services. Julian Glasspole, Chairman at VWS, said: “This is great news because we can now provide for every aspect of our customers’ weighing needs,...

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HARSH introduces major hookloader upgrades for 2020

HARSH introduces major hookloader upgrades for 2020

WITH ever-expanding sales of its waste handling bodywork, the new year sees HARSH introducing further upgrades to its hookloaders to put them right at the forefront of the market. Managing director Adam Hargreaves notes the key improvements: “A key objective has been to introduce a high speed version of our main HH26 unit as used...

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ISS launches new anti-roll away and driver ID solution

ISS launches new anti-roll away and driver ID solution

INNOVATIVE Safety Systems (ISS) is launching its latest vehicle safety innovation, IDClear, to prevent vehicles from rolling-away or being stolen when standing idle during operations. Certain vehicles such as refuse vehicles need to remain in use when stationery, to enable the continued operation of bin-lifting mechanisms and other equipment. Without safety mechanisms in place these vehicles...