December 17th, 2014
Here’s our ElfYourself video for all our readers and advertisers to wish you a HAPPY SKIPMAS!
Starring, in no particular order, Ric and Debbie in sales, Adam in Production, Louise the Editor and Hilary in Subscriptions.
Have a wonderful holiday
December 16th, 2014
The Environmental Services Association (ESA), the voice of the UK’s resource and waste management industry, today expressed regret about the uncertainty created by the European Commission’s decision to withdraw the current Circular Economy proposals and replace them with a “more ambitious” package next year.
ESA’s Europe Policy Adviser Roy Hathaway said:
“While it is reassuring to hear that the Commission plans to bring back the Circular Economy proposals in a broader and more ambitious form in 2015, rather than abandon them altogether, the uncertainty around what this means is not helpful. Progress towards a more circular economy in Europe is vital…
December 9th, 2014
It’s the nature of the business that trucks, tippers, skip and hook loaders often need more repairs and services than the average vehicle. It is pretty much guaranteed that if you take it back to the dealership, OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) parts will be used. However, if you use an independent mechanic or garage to do the repairs, they will probably be using aftermarket car parts. Which is more preferable? Skip Hire Magazine weighs up the pros and cons of both types of spare parts.
Aftermarket parts are generally defined as parts not sourced from the vehicle’s maker. If…