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May/June 2016 Road Tankers Lomas Distribution ordered 70 Volvo tractors and tippers from Hartshorne Group The 3.9m wheelbase, ADR specification trucks were specified with the 13 litre, DK13 engine rated at 460 hp, I-Shift gearbox (with Long Haul fuel and economy software) and Volvo Engine Brake + , delivering up to 375 Kw of retardation. They are also fitted with upgraded communications, a forward facing and side view camera system and additional driver comfort options. Maintenance is carried out overnight and at weekends by Thomas Hardie Commercials on a Volvo R&M contract. In a move which consolidates its policy of operating trucks no more than three years old, Derbyshire-based haulier Lomas Distribution has ordered 70 new high specification Volvo tractor units and tippers from the Hartshorne Group. This order sees all of the tractor units specified with the Globetrotter XL cab, IShift gearbox and Long Haul fuel economy software. The order includes 38 FH-540 tractors equipped with linefitted lightweight pusher-axle with an additional 6 FH-540 standard pusher-axle units and 6 FH-540 tag-axle tractors. The flagship of the ord W"2#FRt5rdbsSg@VgֆVvRG&7F"VBf">( 2WrVgVvRvFW"W&F2FRdbsS2fGFVBvFFRFW7B6gBvF7&vW"vV'2f"VgBvF'VRWWg&W2FR&FW"6VFW2V&W"bdCcBFW'2FR6VWW %TĴD5E$%UD 6&&VBVvBvVVW'2&R6WVVBvF6gBG&6֗762FW6RFW7BFFF2FFR2F7G&'WFfVWBv&PfGFVBvFFRFW7B7FW2WW&bVvRBFR'&fbFPWrG'V62v6VRFRWW&b6ƖB6FVBbFR#S7G&p2fVWBfRFSW&6VB6f&֖rFR6( 2G&fPB6֗FVBF&VGV6rV֗762B&frFPVf&VB6FWVVB6VFrG'V62BG&W'2&RW&66V@WG&vB6B2F7G&'WFvVVBF&V7F"&6&@2( &VGV6rFRfW&vRvRbFRfVWBFF&VRV'20&VVVVBr'6VƖrBF76rb6RbW"FW WVVBF&VvV7F6WfrF2vR&fR2RbFPv2FV7W&RvR6FVRFFVƗfW"FR7B&VƖ&RBVff6V@6W'f6RFW"7W7FW'2( RWVBFR&GbFRWrff2&RF&V7B&W6VVG2vF6PFFF2FVƗfW&W27F'BF27VW"B&R66VGVVBF&VvW@FR&W7BbFR#bFR626WFVFrG2vR&W7G&7FƖ7FG2fVW@bG&W'2VƖRFRG'V62FRG&W'2( 6W'f6RƖf^( v&P&VGV6VBFffRV'2Ff6ƗFFRFBƖ7FR60fW7FVB6WfW&Wrg'VVVbBfVF&FW"G&W'2gW'FW FFFFFRfVWB2FRW&66RbWrffRBPrFW"FVBf"W6RWF#FW2VFW"FR5Dt6FVv'2F7G&'WF6W'fW2FR6V֖6B67G'V7FGW7G&W07&72FRTFR67V6Ɨ6W2FRG&7'Bb'VưvFW"Bvw&VvFW2'WB2w&vrG2&W6V6RV&W"`FW"&V2F&ǒ&V76ƖrBGW7G&6Vr2'BbG0w&vr&V76ƖrfVWBFR6W&FW22vƶrf 6V֒G&W'26''rv7FRf"W6RFR7&VFbVW&w@ffR6V֒G&W'2fGFVBvFvvW"D4"6VGW&f2FW F26VFrRvW&VB'ffVFVBFRWrG'V62v6&R6fW&VB'ff( 2WFR77W&6Rv&RFVBVFW"F&VRV"ffvB"d6G&7B''G6&Rw&WFV662v&r6FRB0F7G&'WF( 2W'6R'VBv&6'WFFW&'6&Rf6ƗFW2FW&R6VFRDbFB2Vf"FW7FrfW"F2vVV2vV2gVֆVvBV66VBG'V6v6ࠤW"v2gVV7Wǐ6G&7@W"2FVfW"FRF6bFVƗfW&rF&RF#FF6W'f6R7FF2vW7@B'FvW&FR'W&r62&VG7WƖVBFFgVV2F7FF2'&VVBFR'V"F7G&7BBV6B&Vv66RfV''V'FFW&FW2vW&( 2F&B&vvW7B6W'f6R7FFWGv&vFV&ǒ#7FF2F&VvW@FRfVFW&&WV&Ɩ2FR6G&7Bf"FVƗfW&W2FR'FvW7B6VFW2gVV66VGVƖrB7F6vVVBW"2fW7Fr&RF(*2֖ƖG2vG'V6WVVBFR6FWB`FF( 2v7F72FVFW"7FVf;fW"6VG&v7F72F&V7F"f"FFFWWG66B6C( vR&RfW'6F6fVBvFFP6FFVfW"bFR7Wǒ'W"BWV7BF6WfRgW'FW"7&V6RW"6fWG7FF&@FRv7F726( fƶW"66֗GvrF&V7F"bFRW"֖W&;fv7Fv$v06V6VB( FR6&&F7G&VwFV2W"&WB6F26W'f6R7FF7WƖW"B'FW f"FRWG&WVGW7G'B67&VFW2CRWr'2( РvRf'v&BF6VVrR6G&W'0fVF&FW"7Wf'WVwvW&Rv$wWFV&W&w7G&9R"#b#C#2v6VVRvW&琤fCCscRv6VfVF&FW"6wwrfVF&FW"6Р&vv0ƗVBFG&W'0