Yearly Archives: 2013

/2013

Vacu-Lug’s latest long-serving employee

Production Operative Jeremy Podesta has become the 39th member of the Vacu-Lug team to join the company's exclusive 25-years long service club.  Jeremy, who joined Vacu-Lug back in December 1988, is primarily involved in helping maintain a steady flow of casings from the company's storage compound into the Vacu-Lug retread production line. "Ensuring the right [...]

December 2nd, 2013|News|0 Comments

Vacu-Lug, Grumac and D X Freight team members pedal for charity

A total of seven members of the Vacu-Lug, Grumac and D. X. Freight teams based at the Grantham headquarters of Vacu-Lug donned their Lycra recently to join a total of 25 cyclists taking part in the Naomi Fund Bike Challenge 2013.  The Challenge is a major charitable event dedicated to raising funds for Great Ormond [...]

October 5th, 2013|Press Releases|0 Comments

Westlake success for Charles Brown & Son Haulage Limited

Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire-based transport operator Charles Brown & Son Haulage Limited has become the first UK operator to fit Westlake tyres to its fleet since Vacu-Lug was appointed sole UK distributorship for this cost-effective brand, which is produced to the highest environmental standards. To date, Charles Brown & Son has fitted Westlake units to the [...]

May 29th, 2013|Press Releases|0 Comments

Solstor looks to Vacu-Lug for carbon reduction

Crayford, Kent-based UK and international supply chain specialist, Solstor UK Limited has reported an overall reduction to date of almost 20 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions since moving to a Vacu-Lug new and remould tyre policy for its tractor unit fleet and from a new-only policy to a Vacu-Lug remould policy on its trailer fleet [...]

March 13th, 2013|Press Releases|0 Comments

Congratulations Alison Moore, MSc!

Our congratulations go to Alison Moore, who recently became the latest member of the Vacu-Lug team to gain an advanced academic qualification when she graduated with a Masters degree in Human Resources (HR) Management from Lincoln University. "It's been quite a challenge, but very rewarding and well worth all the effort," confirms Alison, who has [...]

March 7th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Vacu-Lug broadens its offering with acquisition of the Tyre Equipment Company

Tyre solutions partner Vacu-Lug has further extended the range of products and services it provides to the UK transport industry with the acquisition of the Tyre Equipment Company, a leading supplier of tyre trade-related products and consumables.  The extensive portfolio of the Tyre Equipment Company can be found online at www.tyre-equipment.co.uk. "From air tools and [...]

January 31st, 2013|Press Releases|0 Comments