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Unusual: a carrier arrested for the practice of the stroller for two years

News of the 25/09/2020

A transporter from Romania was arrested by the Dordogne gendarmerie for practicing the pushchair technique for two consecutive years.

The first Scania trucks with side detection in October

News of the 17/09/2020

Next October, the first Scania trucks will roll out of the factory equipped with the lateral detection of people and objects.

Germany: end of the exceptional authorization to drive on Sundays

News of the 09/09/2020

It is now again prohibited to cross Germany by heavy goods vehicle except in the Saarland.

A new smart tachograph is planned for the end of 2024

News of the 04/09/2020

On July 9, 2020, the European Union adopted the mobility package resulting in a new version of the tachograph for 2024.

Autonomous planes for long distance deliveries

News of the 28/08/2020

The Xwing Company is developing an autonomous piloting system for long-distance deliveries that do not have commercial flights available.

The reconstruction of the Genoa bridge is completed but questions remaining

News of the 31/07/2020

The Morandi bridge will be reopened on August 5 to motorists, stress tests are underway and construction is not being followed by experts' recommendations.

Airships for transporting goods

News of the 24/07/2020

French SME Flying Whales has just raised 30 million euros for a new airship balloon freight transport project.

Many construction sites in sight on the roads of Île-de-France!

News of the 20/07/2020

21 road renovation projects are planned during this summer in Île-de-France which will notably lead to the complete closure of the A104 for 11 days.

A first hydrogen station for heavy goods vehicles in 2022

News of the 08/07/2020

Air Liquide has just announced that it is starting to build the first hydrogen station in Europe for heavy goods vehicles in France.

Oleo100: a 100% French biofuel

News of the 02/07/2020

This fuel made entirely from rapeseed has the same cost as diesel but benefits French agriculture.

The French love road freight transporters!

News of the 24/06/2020

A survey shows that a very large majority of French people are in favor of the State granting financial aid to freight transporters.

European construction projects deemed too costly

News of the 17/06/2020

The European Court of Auditors has just published a report which points to the pharaonic cost of eight major European projects such as the Lyon-Turin rail tunnel for example.

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