Somers Commercials delivers new Actros units
Mercedes-Benz main dealer Somers Commercials of Camolin has recently delivered a number of Actros units.


New Mercedes-Benz Vito range arrives
The new Mercedes-Benz Vito mid-capacity van range one that they themselves describe as astonishingly versatile has arrived on the market here with prices beginning at 18,650.


Family run freight company excels at National Awards
Ace Express Freight, based in Lusk, County Dublin, has scooped a number of national industry awards, firmly establishing the company as leading the way in Irelands freight sector.


Quattro Plant Kawasaki arrive at the track in style with new FH
Quattro Plant Kawasaki will certainly arrive in style at each round of the MCE Insurance BSB (British Superbike) Championship this season, courtesy of Volvo dealer Truck and Bus Wales & West.


Ford Secures No.1 Position for Commercial Vehicle Sales in Europe
Ford was Europes No.1 top-selling commercial vehicle brand in the first quarter of 2015, as accelerating customer demand for its completely new and expanded Transit range resulted in the companys best market share in 20 years.


Thermo King Trailer Refrigeration Units that reduce Global Warming potential
Thermo King announced today that its SLXe trailer refrigeration units, are available with the next generation refrigerant, R-452A, in Europe.


Weight conscious DAF LF secures major fleet deal with Calor Gas
Calor Gas, has put to the road its first of 20 new Minibulk tanker vehicles based on DAFs 18-tonne Euro-6 LF 220 FA chassis.


Volvo FH : new heavy duty bumper edition
Volvo Trucks is strengthening the Volvo FH offer by introducing a new heavy-duty bumper.


New truck for driver who makes return after four year absence following crash
The UKs leading container transport and distribution operator Maritime Transport, has welcomed experienced driver Derek Drummond back to work, after a four year absence, with a new Volvo FH Globetrotter 6x2 tractor unit.


Truck Drivers Re-Union in Armagh City Hotel
Armagh City Hotel is the place to be on Saturday 23 May as a nostalgic evening will take place the bring together truckers who have driven throughout Ireland, Cross Channel, the Middle East & Europe since the 1960s until the present day.


MOFFETT auctions a truck for local charities
As part of its 70th anniversary celebrations, MOFFETT, part of Cargotecs Hiab business area, will be donating and auctioning a special edition 70th anniversary truck-mounted forklift for charity.


Nightline opens Parcel Motel HQ as consumer volume climbs
Growing demand from Irelands online shoppers has resulted in further expansion of the award-winning network of parcel lockers operated by the country largest independent delivery firm.


Transpec lends a hand to Ballinkillen underage teams
Transpec Limited are known throughout Ireland as a leading distributor of spare parts for all makes of truck and trailers, and they have recently come on board as sponsors of Ballinkillen underage hurling teams.


Michelin launches premium protection for X Works tyres
Michelin has launched a guarantee to protect customers from the financial risk of accidental tyre damage.


Mercedes Benz to exhibit at Waterford Truck Show
Mercedes Benz Commercials will be amongst the leading exhibitors attending the forthcoming Waterford Truck Show taking place at Waterford Airport Business Park on May 16th and 17th next.


MOFFETT celebrates 70 years of innovation
Founded by Cecil Moffett in 1945 in Clontibret, Ireland, the company began as a small engineering workshop producing agricultural machinery for the family farm and other local businesses.


IPL returns to DAF
After a brief hiatus, Southampton-based IPL Haulage has returned to DAF Trucks as its preferred truck supplier with the delivery of four new Euro-6 XF 460 FTG 6x2 tractor units.


DAF and TNO demonstrate EcoTwin
During the Dutch Automotive Week in March, DAF and TNO demonstrated the EcoTwin project to the Dutch Minister of Infrastructure and the Environment, Schultz van Haegen and her Belgian opposite number.


Stena Line invests 6m in fleet upgrade work
Stena Line is due to complete a 6m refit investment programme of its Irish Sea North ferry fleet when the Stena Precision finishes its upgrade at Belfasts Harland & Wolff shipyard over the Easter period.


Mid April date for Mercedes Benz Vito arrival
Mercedes-Benz has fixed mid-April for the Irish launch of their new Vito van range.


Carna Transport opts for Actros
Mercedes-Benz is gearing up to supply Castleblayney-based haulier Carna Transport with 20 new GigaSpace Actros units purchased by them to service their expanding domestic, UK and European networks services.


Nightline consumer innovation scoops Logistics Industry Award
An initiative to allow Irelands online shoppers more say in how purchases are delivered has scooped a major logistics industry award.


Conti EcoPlus HD3 - New low-profile tyre with high load capacity for volume transport
More stringent checks to ensure compliance with the permitted overall height of volume transport in continental Europe poses a significant challenge for UK transport companies operating in international haulage, and new vehicle concepts are needed as a result.


Two Irish Tyre fitters graduate from Michelin academy
Two Irish Tyre fitters from a group of nine technicians have become the first to graduate from Michelins new Tyre Academy after a year of theoretical and practical learning.


Actros continues to deliver for Dixon
Dixon International, one of Irelands leading logistics and distribution companies, has strengthened its fleet with the addition of six new Mercedes-Benz Actros 1845LS 2.5 Bigspace Euro 6 tractor units.



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