March 2020

25 Mar DVSA announce extension to MOT tests

Today the government have decided to help reduce the need for people to go out to get their vehicles MOT tested, that from Monday 30th March all MOT tests due will be postponed for 6 months Link to DVSA website below https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/driver-and-vehicle-standards-agency https://www.gov.uk/guidance/coronavirus-covid-19-mot-centre-and-tester-guidance  ...

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24 Mar Government Advise on Garages and MOT sites

The current (24/03/2020) guideline from the government is that Garages and MOT stations are classified as essential businesses and as such can remain open. support to enable these businesses to operate correctly is required and their is no restrictions on tihs, equipment supply and calibration...

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19 Mar CV show 2020 Cancelled

The Commercial Vehicle Show 2020 has been cancelled. Following the ongoing situation with the COVID-19 pandemic together with guidance, issued by the government on Monday evening (16 March), that all mass gatherings are to be avoided it has been clear that the only realistic options for...

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19 Mar Is your servicing from a brand agnostic supplier?

Every brand of garage equipment has its own nuisances. Different ways you’d deal with installing, servicing, parts & fixing. To that ends every business is also different, with different combinations of equipment, tools & techniques. All of this will need servicing so what’s the solution? Have someone...

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17 Mar Corona Virus, GEA assessments and courses

Due to the increasing situation with Corona virus/  Covid 19, we have decided that all the planned meetings, courses and engineers assessments scheduled to be held within the GEA facility for the coming weeks will be postponed. The GEA team will be still be operating should...

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09 Mar GEA Dinner 2020 and the outbreak of CoranaVirus in the UK?

The GEA dinner 2020 will be going ahead in-light of the ongoing concern about the outbreak of COVID-19 in the UK? In conjunction with the Hilton Metropole we are monitoring the situation regarding COVID-19 and are following the guidelines issued by the UK Government. Whilst the UK...

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06 Mar Case Study: Harvey’s Autotech of Westbury [ADAS]

Hofmann Megaplan is keen to help any business looking to maximise the potential of their business by investing in great equipment. Even more so, those that embrace the latest technology with open arms. Harvey’s Autotech of Westbury is a prime example of a business looking to...

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