CMS News

Six new staff join team to support continued growth and development

We are pleased to welcome six new members of staff to our team. The new recruits will be supporting our ongoing development of new products and services.

We have recently partnered with Garmin, the leading worldwide navigation specialist that delivers GPS technology across a range of sectors including automotive and aviation. Some Garmin products now come pre-loaded with our innovative software.

Jason Airey, MD, said the expansion of the workforce is a reflection of the company’s commitment to continue to innovate,

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Working with Simply Waste Solutions to improve compliance and reduce costs

Download our case study to find out more about how we worked closely with Simply Waste Solutions to develop a telematics system that would meet the growing needs of the operation.

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Driver Managed Service Proving Popular

The current economic uncertainty and ever-rising business costs has lead more fleet operators to take up our Driver Manager Service to drive down operating costs.

Priced per vehicle, per month our Managed Service gives you regular reporting of your performance against agreed KPI. So whether you want us to keep an eye on your fuel costs, how well your routes are optimised or how your drivers are performing, you can rely on us to give you exactly the information you need,

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Cycle Ride raises £1,152.66 for Swindon’s Needy Dogs!

A Swindon charity that looks after and rehomes stray and needy dogs is set to benefit from the substantial and strenuous fund-raising efforts of our not so super-fit cycling Squad.

Jason Airey, Damien Penman (pictured) and Geert Vloedgraven took part in Cycle Heroes 2017, a charity bike ride that has become an annual feature in the waste and logistics industry calendar.

The trio cycled around 300 km from Ghent in Belgium to Amsterdam in the Netherlands as part of a team of 25 riders from several different businesses across the industry who undertook the three-day challenge. 

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Tacho Live could save you a fortune when new legislation comes into force

New legislation put before Parliament today will bring tougher penalties for breaking drivers’ hours rules. DVSA will be able to issue fixed penalty notices and on the spot fines of up to £300 for breaking the rules.

Our Tacho Live system gives you visibility of individual drivers’ hours instantly, in real time:

stop driver infringements before they happen
peace of mind that your drivers are compliant
protects your O Licence
works with Aquarius rules engine
maximise driver hours,

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Please help us raise money for our nominated charity, SN Dogs

Our not so super-fit cycling team are taking part in Cycle Heroes 2017, the waste and logistics industry’s annual charity bike ride.

This year 25 riders have signed up to tackle the three-day ride.  The team will be covering 300km as they cycle from Ghent in Belgium to Amsterdam in the Netherlands.  They set off on 28 September and hope to arrive on 1 October.

Cycle Heroes fundraising target this year is £30k which will be going to many different charities. 

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RWM Holiday Voucher Winner

Pictured left to right: Alison Conroy of Hako, CMS’s Jason Airey and Sally Cumner and on the right Barry Dennis, Chairman of RWM who picked out the winning entry.

Well done Steve Drakard from St Edmundsbury Borough Council, you are the winner of the CMS & Hako holiday voucher competition.

Visitors to RWM17 at the NEC had the opportunity to visit the CMS and Hako stands and taste wines from around the World to enter the prize draw.  

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Helping Howard Tenens stay one step ahead with compliance

Download our case study to find out more about how we are helping Howard Tenens future-proof their fleet and stay one step ahead on compliance matters.

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Earn CPD hours with OWL Roadshow

  Accredited CPD status (continuing professional development) has been awarded to The OWL Midlands Roadshow by industry body CILT (The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport).

The Institute, who have recognised that OWL events are relevant and topical to the freight and logistics industry, will award delegates three CPD hours for attendance.

The event, which takes place on Thursday 13 July 2017 will be chaired by CIWM’s Paul Frith (The Chartered Institute of Waste Management) and the opening speaker is OWL Chairman Barry Sheerman MP. 

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OWL Midlands Roadshow, 13 July 2017

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The OWL Midlands Roadshow will be held on Thursday 13 July 2017 at Wroxall Abbey Hotel & Estate in Warwickshire.

OWL events are designed to help both local authority and private operators understand the benefits of the latest vehicle technology that’s available specifically for the waste, transport and logistics sectors.

An exhibition of “best in class”

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