LAPV forward features list 2012

Published:  03 January, 2012

To advertise in LAPV in 2012, please contact Jason Pidgeon at 0207 973 4645 or email him at For editorial enquiries and press releases, get in touch with the editor, Ann-Marie Knegt, at 01935 374001, or by email

LAPV March 2012

Copy deadline: 20th of Feb

Special focus: Waste – RCVs and bin lifts

Technical reports:

Vehicle telematics

Parkland care

Weighing systems

Winter maintenance

Onboard CCTV systems

Efficiency savings:

Improving fuel economy

LAPV june 2012

Copy deadline: 21st of May

Special focus: Street cleansing – new technology

Technical reports:

Fueling systems and fuel management


Grounds maintenance

In-vehicle diagnostics systems

Efficiency savings:

Driver training

September 2012

Copy deadline: 13th of August

Special focus: Waste transport and plant for recycling facilities

Technical reports:

Community transport

Highways and verge maintenance

Multi-purpose vehicles


Efficiency savings:

Fleet hire and finance

December 2012

Copy deadline: 12th of November

Special focus: workshop management and maintenance

Technical reports:


Light construction equipment

Weighing systems


Winter maintenance

Efficiency savings:

Emission reduction initiatives

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