Miller Plant acquires Thompsons body for speed and safety

Commercial Motor
January 24, 2017


Aberdeenshire-based Miller Plant has acquired a Mercedes-Benz Arocs fitted with a steel Thompsons Loadmaster body and AutoLift hydraulic tailgate. It is the fourth Loadmaster in the past few months to join the Miller Plant fleet.

MD Ian Miller said: “Not only does the hydraulic tailgate give us an added safety factor because the driver does not have to leave the cab, but it also speeds up the operation considerably.”

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