January 21 - UK heavy haulage company, Kings Heavy Haulage has taken delivery of seven Euro-5 Mercedes-Benz Actros 6 x 2 tractor units.

The investment in Mercedes-Benz units marks a change from the company's Volvo-only policy.

The leased trucks have been fitted with trackers and forward facing cameras to monitor drivers' activity and provide evidence in the case of an accident.

These additions have increased the size of Kings' fleet by some 30 percent.

The company has also purchased a triple extending 5-axle steering semi low loader; a triple extending steerable flat bed; plus two 4 m high Euroliners.