The future of tyre safety: how Tyre Pressure Monitoring Systems (TPMS) are evolving
New regulations mandating the installation of TPMS on trailers has been and is being introduced, making it a hot topic in the transportation industry. This article aims to provide a quick guide to TPMS and its present challenges.
European trailer market Lead-Times index, presented by TIP
The European trailer market has been highly impacted in the past few months. In our previous market analysis, we saw exponential growth of raw material cost and delivery deadlines. So, what is the status of the market as we start 2023? What can we expect for this year? Once again, our experts reveal the TIP European Lead-Times Index (ELT) to prepare you for the future. What is the ELT Index? The European Lead-Times Index provides a holistic analysis of the market forecast.
Leasing trucks & trailers; an agile response to acquiring new assets
It can be argued that it is more important than ever for transport operators and logistics service providers to have as much flexibility as possible when it comes to the assets that make up their fleet and for them to focus on the core operations of their business.
Fat Bottomed Boys & Girls charity bike ride raises over £90,000
TIP’s charity fundraising effort for this year is now finished, with this year’s cycle ride raising £93,111 for the Douglas Macmillan Hospice in Staffordshire. In June, a team of nearly 50 TIP customers, staff and partners from across the UK and Irish transport industry embarked on the ‘Game of Thrones’ challenge to cycle 300 kilometres from Split to Dubrovnik, Croatia in 3 days. The ‘Fat Bottomed Boys & Girls’ team tackled busy city centres, blistering heat and around 10,000 feet of hill climb along the Dalmatian Coast in order to complete the challenge.