innovation Tag

  Southgate is continuing to invest in new product development and lead the way for sustainable alternatives with the launch of its PET Tape, which is made from 85% recycled plastic. PET Tape has low environmental impact compared to traditional tape and is the most recent product...

  Mellor, part of the Woodall Nicholson Group, presented its new Sigma range of battery electric, ‘zero-emissions zero-compromise’ buses at a special, COVID-19-restricted press preview event last week at the UTAC Proving Ground in Millbrook. In a major repositioning of the Mellor business, the Rochdale-based bus manufacturer...

  Promech and Renault Group subsidiary, PVI, have produced a new low-floor for HYVIA electric-hydrogen city bus. Commercial vehicle technology, chassis and powertrain integration specialist, Promech Technologies, part of the Woodall Group, has announced a partnership agreement with Renault Group and its specialist vehicle subsidiary, PVI. The Renault...

3PL Exchange, a new online search facility, has been designed to help UK operators hunting for warehouse space and has been launched by Southgate Global in partnership with Shoothill to help support ongoing demand. The database, which has been created by Southgate Global, is free for...

  Woodall Nicholson Group's bus manufacturer Mellor is ‘redefining zero-emissions public transport’ after revealing details of its all-new, zero-emissions electric bus range. Designated ‘Sigma’, the new Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) line-up comprises six individual models – with overall lengths from 7 to 12-metres and GVWs from 8...

  Rochdale-based bus producer, Mellor, (part of the Woodall Nicholson Group) has announced it will launch an all-new range of single-deck battery electric buses for 2022, as the company moves into previously untapped bus markets. The new multi-variant range is expected to include an extensive choice...

  Woodall Nicholson, part of Rutland Partner's investment portfolio, is a specialist vehicle designer and manufacturer. Jason Birt, Investment Director at Rutland Partners and John Randerson, CTO at Woodall Nicholson, come together to talk about value creation and green energy with Editor of Real Deals, Talya Misiri,...

  The UK’s leading ‘size-appropriate’ bus manufacturer, Mellor*, is to supply a full-electric, emissions-free Orion E bus for Nottingham City Council’s Highways England-funded Electric Van Experience (EVE) Project. The council says it has earmarked the Orion E for use on its passenger transport routes following the...

  Woodall Nicholson, the specialist vehicle design & manufacturing group behind some of the UK’s leading specialist vehicle brands including Coleman Milne, Mellor, Treka and VCS, has created a fourth division to its group portfolio.  The new technology division provides a dedicated innovation and technical platform...

  Woodall Nicholson's ambulance conversion specialist, VCS, is on track to deliver the country's first hydrogen fuel cell ambulance, which is set to be on London's streets by Autumn 2021. The prototype zero emissions ambulance is the product of the ZERRO (Zero Emission Rapid Response Operations ambulance)...