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Factory fit lightweight axles for Simon Gibson Transport fifty one truck deal - International and European bulk powder and granular materials logistics specialist Simon Gibson Transport has taken delivery of fifty-one new Volvo 6x2 tractor units [read more....]

Mercedes-Benz Unimogs conquer ice and fire in Cumbria - Cumbria can justly claim to have the highest, most challenging terrain and the worst winter weather conditions of all England’s counties – when the going gets tough, the crews responsible for keeping the hill roads open know they can depend on their trusty Mercedes-Benz Unimogs [read more....]

Volvo Trucks first FM 8x4 full air suspension 'low' construction truck - Volvo Trucks is attending the Construction Logistics and Community Safety (CLOCS) progress event today (14th March, 2017) at ExCel London where they have four trucks on display [read more....]

Ground-breaking Actros gets off to a flyer for DR MacLeod - Hebridean haulage contractor DR MacLeod is running its first new Mercedes-Benz truck after more than 35 years in the road transport business [read more....]

Quinn building products increases payload and productivity with 5-axle Range Cs and 50-tonne Range K Xtrems - As part of an on-going investment programme that will replenish its full fleet over the next four years, leading construction product manufacturer, Quinn Building Products, is driving productivity and efficiencies across its operation by specifying 50-tonne Range K 8x4s and 39-tonne Range C 10x4s [read more....]

Governments urged to step up fight against drug driving - Increased levels of enforcement, specialist rehabilitation programmes and more investment in research and data collection are needed to tackle drug driving in Europe [read more....]

Volvo FMX is a crystal clear choice for Waters Waste Services - In order to master the rough terrain and tight confines often found on construction sites, Waters Waste Services of Teesside has taken delivery of a Volvo FMX 8x2 rear-steer tag-axle waste tanker [read more....]

Truck Plant Services new step-frame continues 20-Year relationship withAndover Trailers - Paisley-based haulage contractor, Truck Plant Services, has taken delivery of a new tri-axle step frame trailer from Andover Trailers [read more....]

J. R. Glenn & Daughters new FH Tridem is 'Spuddy Marvelous' - J. R. Glenn & Daughters Ltd of Sandy in Bedfordshire has taken delivery of a striking Volvo FH Tridem 8x2 rigid from Volvo Truck and Bus Centre East Anglia [read more....]

Mercedes-Benz Actros goes Global - Northampton-based Global Road Runners treated itself to the perfect fifth birthday present in the shape of five, fuel-efficient tractor units from Mercedes-Benz Dealer Intercounty Truck & Van [read more....]

Latest EU News from ETSC - Several countries looking to crack down on mobile phone use at the wheel, Professional training for truckers should be extended to van drivers, France and Ireland step up roadside drug testing [read more....]

Truck manufacturers call for action to prevent aftermarket manipulation of emissions controls - European truck manufacturers have invested heavily in complex exhaust control technology that is delivering extremely clean heavy-duty vehicles which meet the stringent Euro VI emission standards [read more....]

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Road Transport Support Services Consultancy Services

Starting up and maintaining a lawful presence within todays Road Transport Industry is dependent upon understanding and abiding by the many rules and regulations that govern it.

Running a successful Transport operation is relient on many components which make up its whole and ultimately its success, many of which you already have in place. However, there is always the requirement for additional services that are not 'in-house', such as:

  • Consultants & Legal Advisors
  • Tachograph Analysis
  • Return Loads
  • Maintenance Providers
  • Fuel & Toll Cards
  • VAT Recovery
  • New & Used Vehicles
  • Training Providers
For a list of Transport Support Services, click on the link below.

Transport Service Providers

Transport Services Support

Management & Consultancy

SETS specialise in operator licence and drivers hours compliance through effective training and constant monitoring of drivers and their control staff.

We can install compliant systems and procedures where none exist, or update and upgrade current systems that may be out of date. Starting you on the road to becoming a transport contractor, an owner driver or an own account operator we will support you from day one.

Our services include:

  • Analogue & Digital Tachograph Training
  • Tachograph analysis (Digital and analogue)
  • Drivers Hours & Tachograph Compliance Training
  • Operator Compliance & Control Staff Training
  • Operator License Audits
  • Enhanced Compliance Reporting Service ©
  • Analogue & Digital Tachograph Analysis
  • WTD (RTD) Adherence & Administrative Training
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