HB Clark Upgrades With Eight DAF 'New LF' 16-Tonne Rigids
Truckstop News|Issue 412

Leading UK drinks wholesaler HB Clark has begun a fleet modernization programme with the introduction of eight DAF New LF 16-tonne rigid curtainsiders.

 

The first six have already been fitted with their bodies and delivered, and will be joined early in 2018 by two further New LF models. They have been delivered in a variety of liveries reflecting products that include well-known brands such as Coors, Carling, Carlsberg Export, Corona, Whitley Neill and its own soft drinks range. The bodies and liveries have been handled by Scottish bodybuilder, Tekbo.

Operations Manager Darren Williams said, “We are embarking on a major investment to modernise the fleet. We have a mixed fleet of about 90 vehicles from 7.2- to 32-tonnes. It is beginning to age in certain areas, so we want to introduce new vehicles that will enhance our performance, please our drivers and deliver a good fuel return.

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