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Four new Charlton SuperLites for the Ardula Group

Another four new Charlton SuperLites sees Ardula Group’s fleet reach 50 With the addition of four new Charlton steel-bodied tippers, the fleet of Maidstone based Ardula Group has just notched up its first half century. Starting off with a single lorry in 1993, the 23 intervening years have seen Ardula’s fleet size steadily increase in […]

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Hauling Construction Forward

As the 2016 cricket season got under way, Kent County life member Martin Dace, owner of the Ardula group of companies, was delighted to notch up his own half century, adding 13 vehicles to the group’s 38 strong fleet of construction haulage tippers, grab lorries, and articulated bulkers. Whilst a batsman may desire to be not out, […]

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Ardula PTC wedding tractor with bride

Ardula lorry gets bride to the wedding on time!

Ardula provide an unusual wedding vehicle… One of Ardula’s long serving drivers, Colin Taylor, recently borrowed a lorry to take his daughter, Karis, to her wedding in style. And what better way than in one of our PTC fleet of wedding white tractor units? The Mercedes was suitably bedecked in ribbons and bows, and much […]

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Reversing Skills Training Day

Training for newly qualified class 1 drivers… January 29th, 2016 marked the first of the newly introduced Ardula Ltd/PTC (SE) Ltd Reversing Skills Training Day for newly qualified class 1 drivers within the company. The company has recently started pooling from internal sources for class 1 drivers who wish to try something new, and benefit […]

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ARDULA embrace CLOCS standard

Looking out for vulnerable road users… As a business that is embracing the CLOCS standard as it’s primary compliance template moving forward, we’re pleased to take delivery of what we believe to be the one of the first Kent based tippers  to have the passenger side ‘CLOCS’ window, to improve visibility regarding vulnerable road users. […]

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First Scania truck for our fleet

Transport Engineer article… We have recently been featured in the offical journal of the Institute of Road Transport Engineers (IRTE) called Transport Engineer… Here it is… Construction industry haulage operator Ardula Group has acquired its first Scania truck – an R450 LA6x2/4MNA twin-steer tractor unit with the Highline cab – and ordered a further six, […]

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2014 New Lorries Coming Soon

Watch this Space

Look out for our new fleet additions… Watch this space! We have some new additions to our fleet coming soon – new 8w grab and tippers. Look out for them on the road in their eye catching updated livery.

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Driver Training Accreditation

Intensive one day training programme… Shaun Presneill, Field Operations Manager and Jameson Walters, Logistics Support have recently undertaken an intensive one day training programme in order to become Driver Trainers. This forms part of our ongoing commitment toward Health & Safety which will see all prospective and existing drivers having regular assessments on their driving […]

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Operation Paperclip

Ardula recently undertook a charity project in conjunction with BBMMJV… BBMMJV had a ‘team building project’ dropped on them at a morning debrief whereby they had to complete the project by the close of play the same day using their practical skills as well as obtaining as many donations as they could. Ardula were contacted […]

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FORS Bronze Accredited

Ardula are awarded FORS Bronze Award

New accreditation for Ardula… The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is an accreditation scheme which aims to improve fleet activity in London and throughout the UK and beyond. Ardula, having been FORS audited by Transport for London (TfL), are now FORS bronze accredited proving that we meet the criteria set out in the FORS standards. […]

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