How Heat Can Affect Fuel Management

Fuel prices in the UK have been steadily increasing since the start of 2016 and have soared since the turn of 2018, with May seeing the price of a litre of fuel increase by 6 pence – more than any … Continue reading

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Case Study: Godolphin

Godolphin, the global thoroughbred and horseracing team, was founded by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Originating in Dubai, where a passion for horses has grown as rapidly as the city, Godolphin later branched out to the UK … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Eco-Conscious Fuel Management

As the world moves forward, more and more people are understanding the benefits of being environmentally conscious and actively making an effort to lead a more ‘green’ lifestyle. With CO2 emissions being a contributing factor to climate change, we all … Continue reading

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Automation & What That Means for Fleet Managers

In all industries, varying ways of streamlining processes to benefit costs and productivity are always being sought. In larger companies, such as manufacturers or in the technology sector, ensuring that processes are being performed in the best and most efficient … Continue reading

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Brexit Considerations for the Fleet Industry

The topic of Brexit has been unavoidable in the UK over the past 2 years. Since the landmark vote was passed on 23rd June 2016, much uncertainty has surrounded the issue, with many industries eagerly awaiting new trade legislation to … Continue reading

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The Role of Fleet Managers in 2018

Fleet management has no doubt evolved over the years, which has, in turn, meant the role of the fleet manager has changed. We are well into 2018 now and with new alterations in legislation and alternative fuels coming into play, … Continue reading

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Bunded Fuel Tanks Across All Industries

Bunded tanks are considered one of the safest fuel options for businesses. At Fueltek, our FS bunded fuel tanks are a secure, safe and cost-effective way of storing fuel onsite. As a fleet manager, ensuring your fuel is stored securely … Continue reading

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What We Learned from the Commercial Vehicle Show 2018

The Commercial Vehicle Show is the largest and most comprehensive road transport and commercial vehicle event in the whole of Britain. It provides operators of commercial vehicles, from trucks to vans, with a multitude of choices which can’t be found … Continue reading

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5 Ways Fleet Managers Can Reduce Costs

Fleet managers will be all too aware that running a fleet can be an incredibly expensive business. The cost of fuel, vehicle maintenance and staff all add up, so you may be looking for ways in which you can save … Continue reading

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Your Guide to AdBlue

AdBlue is a non-flammable, non-toxic and biodegradable solution that has fast become recognised within the commercial transport industry. With the government targeting exhaust emissions through bringing in new regulations, AdBlue is becoming increasingly more common in vehicles. At Fueltek, we … Continue reading

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5 Questions Fleet Managers Need to Ask Their Team

Running a fleet of vehicles presents many challenges and responsibilities. Managing a team of people who work in different roles requires a great deal of understanding, patience and innovation. It’s important to be able to identify and address any issues … Continue reading

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7 Benefits of Bunded Fuel Tanks

As a fleet manager, it is likely that you are always looking for ways in which you can improve your operations. You may be able to improve operations by tackling a number of important issues, from safety to finances. With … Continue reading

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What is Fuel Management and How Can It Help Your Business?

What is Fuel Management? Fuel management is the act of managing and monitoring the fuel consumption of vehicles, typically within a fleet. This is necessary to ensure the effective management of a fleet and allows fleet managers to track the … Continue reading

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What is the Diesel Bug and How Can You Avoid It?

Stored fuel can deteriorate over time, as it reacts with the oxygen in the air. Usually, fuel can stay in a usable condition under storage for up to a year, after which it may begin to develop sediments. Fuel is … Continue reading

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The Value of Fuel Management Data

Keeping valuable fleet data and records close at hand is vital. Whether you have 1,000 vehicles in your fleet or 100 this is always the case. But why? Data is key when it comes to tracking efficiency and profitability, and … Continue reading

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Case Study: City Lifting

Specialists in mobile crane hire and tower crane hire, City Lifting is based in Purfleet, close to London. They have 110 tower cranes and 60 mobile cranes in their fleet, being both well-trusted and easily recognised within the industry. Providing … Continue reading

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Case Study: CCT Express Freight

In business since 1985, CCT Express Freight has plenty of years’ experience in express freight, warehousing and distribution. The company has grown over the years, largely due to the recommendations of satisfied repeat customers. CCT Express Freight now employ a … Continue reading

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Case Study: S.E Davis & Son

In 1930 Mr Sydney Ernest Davis and his wife bought Sandhills Farm. When they welcomed their new son, Bob in 1934, it became the family home. Here, they farmed, hatched and reared chicks up until the mid-60s. The child of … Continue reading

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Case Study: Bensons For Beds

As Britain’s largest retailer of beds, mattresses and bedroom furniture, it’s easy to see why Bensons for Beds would need to focus their efforts on continuous improvement. The company, which is well known nationwide now has over 270 stores throughout … Continue reading

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Case Study: Virgin Trains

At Fueltek, we work with some fantastic clients who we have developed a strong relationship with over the years. One of the great clients we’ve had the pleasure of working with is Virgin Trains East Coast who has been a … Continue reading

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