December 2019

29 Nov The Ins & Outs of Connected MOT Equipment!

As most of you may already know, the DVSA have been rolling out connected MOT equipment into circulation across the UK since the beginning of October 2019. Working closely with a few specialist garage equipment suppliers, the DVSA have been creating new regulations that will need...

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22 Nov Decelerometers now added to MOT Connected Equipment!

Following on from the introduction of connected Roller Brake Testers in October 2019, the DVSA has now announced the second cut-off deadline for the next piece of MOT equipment. Connected decelerometers will officially be on the mandate from 1st February 2020. Working closely with decelerometer manufacturers, the...

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08 Nov DVSA update VT01 form

Please note that the DVSA have updated the VT01 form (Application / Apply to open, run or change an MOT test station) on the 1st November 2019. The form now request some extra data to be supplied as part of the application. submitting an application...

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08 Nov GEA member, Henry Howard Finance, appoints new Commercial Director

Henry Howard Finance (HHF) has appointed Jon Maycock as Commercial Director to support the independent funder's drive for further growth. Jon has responsibility for leading the growth of all customer channels across HHF. With over 20 years' experience in Asset Finance, Jon joins the business from...

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08 Nov Advanced ADAS system continues to WOW at educational days!

Demand for a smarter solution to ADAS calibrations is rife. The industry has been screaming out for something simpler than manual boards that cost in both space and money. In the latest instalment of our specialist ADAS training this week, we were happy to see some...

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05 Nov GEA member, Henry Howard Finance, celebrates national award win

Proud GEA member, Henry Howard Finance, is celebrating after winning a national award at the Leasing World Awards 2019. The independent funder won the Best Vendor Specialist Award, presented to the funder that has the most impressive variety of customer schemes, web based customer service support...

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01 Nov DVSA Announce next equipment to be connected to MTS,

Decelerometers will be mandatory to be connected for new VTS application from the 1st Feb 2020 See .gov website for more information https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/mot-centre-approved-testing-equipment?utm_source=625353e1-a5fc-4076-8c3d-9061f3ed0bc0&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_content=immediate ...

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01 Nov Wheel Balancers: What’s new this October?

Who'd have thought, a now stable product in garages could still be subject to innovative new changes! Even the most basic of models are changing to become more efficient, operator-friendly & fitted with features many might consider a luxury. That's why our Hofmann Megaplan range of...

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