road tanker transport
A 30 cubic mewter4 Hobur dairy tanker running for Friesland-Campina. The latter is Holland's biggest dairy company and operating worldwide. Combos like this are more or less the standard. The smaller rigids of the past are almost gone.
Intveen started many years ago as an owner-driver. Today its a middle-sized road tanker company. Transport of acids was one of the first activities and stayed one of the core activities. This Volvo FH is hooked to a single-walled road tanker with a rubber lining.
It took quite a while before the new Scania's became available in serious numbers. Its biggest production plant in Holland was converted not that long ago for the production of the new ones. During this transition period, the majority of newly built trucks were still the old series.
The DAF CF is the workhorse for many haulage companies. DAF created a huge family of chassis variants. Almost every thinkable configuration is possible. The only hole in this line up is the lack of all-wheel drive versions. But with Tatra and Ginaf this isn't a real problem.
Gobo is a Belgian ADR road tanker operator. The company is using DAF trucks for quite a while already. The single compartment road tanker is a Belgian built Van Hool unit. Because of its size, the tank is equipped with two baffles to brake the movement of the fluid load.
The road tanker division of H&S is much smaller than a say ten years ago. The company transferred a lot of its work to tank container transport. MAN is their preferred truck brand nowadays, the TGS LX is the standard fleet tractor.