Tag: Effitrailer

Boughey Distribution invests in trailer telematics for entire fleet

Boughey Distribution invests in trailer telematics for entire fleet

27th June 2019 | 0 Comments

Boughey Distribution, part of NWF Group, is rolling out Michelin’s EffiTrailer telematics system across all 236 trailers in its fleet. The move follows a trial organised by local Michelin advocate dealer Quinton Tyres. which demonstrated the potential further safety and efficiency improvements of the technology. The Nantwich-based logistics firm ran EffiTrailer on 12 standard length trailers and 10 Longer Semi-Trailers (LSTs) for more than a year, collecting a wealth of data and experience, before making the investment.

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Haulier Ronnie S Evans signs up to Michelin Effitrailer programme

Haulier Ronnie S Evans signs up to Michelin Effitrailer programme

25th February 2019 | 0 Comments

After participating in an eight-month trial, family-owned haulier Ronnie S Evans has signed its entire trailer fleet up to Michelin’s Effitrailer programme. Results suggest that the haulier saved £45,000 during the trial period.

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Carlson Vehicle Transfer introduces Michelin Effitrailer across car transporter fleet

Carlson Vehicle Transfer introduces Michelin Effitrailer across car transporter fleet

27th November 2018 | 0 Comments

Following a successful trial period, UK-based car transporter company Carlson Vehicle Transfer has rolled out Michelin’s Effitrailer package across its 150-strong fleet. The Groupe CAT company, which operates throughout the UK and Europe delivering cars for the automotive industry, tested the telematics system on a number of units in its car transporter trailer fleet.

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BOC adopts Michelin Effitrailer programme

BOC adopts Michelin Effitrailer programme

23rd October 2018 | 0 Comments

Following a six-month trial, BOC, the largest supplier of industrial gases and medical gases in the UK, is to fit its entire bulk tractor and trailer fleet with Michelin’s Effitrailer system.

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M&N Transport adopts Michelin Effitrailer solution

M&N Transport adopts Michelin Effitrailer solution

30th August 2018 | 0 Comments

Wiltshire-based M&N Transport has taken on Michelin’s Effitrailer telematics system following a successful three-month trial on ten assets. The bulk haulier, which specialises in grain and aggregates, is now rolling out the system across 40 trailers – six of these are new builds and 34 are in the process of having it retrofitted.

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Andrew French to lead Michelin solutions in UK, Ireland and Nordics

Andrew French to lead Michelin solutions in UK, Ireland and Nordics

15th May 2018 | 0 Comments

Michelin has appointed Andrew French, 38, as director of services and solutions for the UK, Ireland and Nordics. In the new role, French will have direct responsibility for Michelin solutions, which manages the tyres on more than 80,000 buses, coaches and trucks in these markets.

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Rollout for Michelin solutions’ next-gen Effitrailer telematics

Rollout for Michelin solutions’ next-gen Effitrailer telematics

10th October 2016 | 0 Comments

Michelin solutions has announced a suite of upgrades to its Effitrailer telematics programme. The dedicated trailer telematics software now offers three additional system abilities: asset ID, cold-chain management and a remote door opening sensor.

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Michelin names Gist as launch customer for Effitrailer programme

Michelin names Gist as launch customer for Effitrailer programme

5th April 2016 | 0 Comments

Supply chain specialist Gist has signed up as the UK launch customer for Michelin solutions’ new Effitrailer programme. Gist is a supply chain company with a long history spanning more than 100 years. The company provides bespoke supply chain solutions that deliver cost savings, environmental benefits and competitive advantage. Effitrailer centres around the installation of dedicated trailer telematics equipment, featuring an on-board datalink, tyre pressure monitoring system and electronic braking system (EBS) data analysis. Once installed the equipment also enables constant geolocation of every Effitrailer-optimised asset in a company’s fleet.

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Effitrailer – answer to the ‘semi-trailer paradox’

Effitrailer – answer to the ‘semi-trailer paradox’

26th November 2015 | 1 Comment

Michelin solutions was launched in May 2013 and its portfolio was enlarged earlier this year with Effitires, a programme offering a contractual fuel saving commitment within a price per kilometre tyre management contract. Now a third Michelin Solutions programme has been launched – Effitrailer. As the name suggests, this solution aims to optimise the management of trailers, and does so by providing real-time information via telematics.

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