Volvo Autonomous Electric CV

Volvo Trucks presents its view of future transport solutions at IAA 2018 in Hannover

How can electromobility, automation and connectivity contribute to more profitable, efficient and safer transports with less impact on the climate and environment?



MAHA Ireland celebrates 20 years in business
For any business to reach the 20 year milestone is a remarkable achievement and this is a reason to celebrate which what MAHA Ireland Ltd are doing in 2018.


Mercedes Benz extends truck network with appointment of Joe Curran Commercials
Joe Curran Commercials Ltd of Oldcastle, Co. Meath has been appointed as an authorised Mercedes-Benz truck sales and after-sales dealer.


New addition to Farrelly Haulage fleet
Farrelly Haulage Ltd in Castletown, Co. Meath recently took delivery of its second Renault C430 tar spec 8x4 in 12 months.


“We can stand over our product”
Headquartered in Leicestershire, Midland Caliper Centre is a leading supplier of reconditioned truck, bus, trailer and plant brake calipers for all the major manufacturers.


DAF Trucks Ireland donate XF to support Chernobyl humanitarian mission
DAF Trucks Ireland has loaned a DAF XF to the Bus Workers Charity Fund, a charitable organisation providing humanitarian aid to those affected by the Chernobyl disaster.


Stena Line introduces first AI-assisted vessel
As a central part of Stena Line’s efforts to reduce fuel consumption and minimise environmental impact, the company is now running a pilot study using artificial intelligence technology on board vessels. 


Nobody does plant hire better
Operating out of North Wicklow, Gaelic Plant Hire grants customers nationwide access to a vast fleet of fresh, immaculately-maintained plant and access equipment ideally suited to any on-site job.


Western Motors appointed after-sales dealer for Mercedes-Benz vans
Western Motors - for many years one of Galway¹s leading motor dealerships - has been appointed after-sales dealer for Mercedes-Benz vans and light commercial vehicles.


A first choice for LDV vans
Ashbourne Automotive Services have had a quick rise since being set-up by Blanchardstown native John Duffy two years ago. Irish Trucker heard more from the man himself about his firm which is anticipating further growth in 2018.


HE Payne adopts Michelin effitires policy
The number of hauliers opting to switch to a three-year all-Michelin price-per-kilometre (PPK) tyre contract is growing.


Driven by success
syncreon is the leading specialized contract logistics company consistently recognised for its operational excellence, customer integration and creation of great opportunities for employees and stakeholder value.


For the best effect, use Reflect!
In just six years, Reflect Auto-Care has become Ireland’s premier supplier of professional vehicle cleaning products.


An extra pair of eyes on the road
‘Live-view’ is going to change the game for hauliers, putting them ahead of the competition by providing real-time video footage back at the yard.


CAE Delivers appoints IT Director as UK-Ireland volumes grow
One of the UK's leading independent delivery firms has claimed that its latest senior appointment has made it even more of a force in deliveries to Ireland.


Belfast welcomes Stean Forerunner
Belfast Harbour CEO Joe O’Neill welcomed Captain Marcel Schaar of the Stena Forerunner to Belfast ahead of the ferry’s first sailing from Belfast to Liverpool.  


"She has 34 years of work done, never let us down"
DAF Trucks is looking for the oldest truck still in transport operation. The search focuses on typical DAF vehicles from past decades that continue to run day-to-day.


A  new era for Keith Revin Tyres
For the past 16 years, Keith Revin Tyres Ltd has been supplying an unrivalled service to a customer base that has grown with the times.


Holmes - a name synonymous with haulage
The haulage industry is more often a family affair than not as businesses are handed down from generation to generation and quite frankly it is something that is in the blood.


Irish Country Music legend Declan Nerney to headline Knockbridge Vintage Day
The Annual Knockbridge Vintage Day and Working Rally will take place on Sunday, 9 September in Knockbridge just outside Dundalk, Co. Louth.


The diesel systems experts
Ireland’s premier diesel system specialists, Portlaoise Diesel Injection, enjoyed another positive year in 2017.


More than just a truck show
On Sunday, August 26th, the Tipperary Truck Show will once again be part of the renowned Dualla Show, which has been part of the county’s landscape for a number of years now.


Tate of the art
Twenty-eighteen got off to a flying start for T Tate & Son (Transport) Ltd. when they took delivery of two stunning new DAF Super Space Cabs from TBF Thompson.


Galway firm invests in trend-setting waste collection truck
Galway waste management providers, Walsh Waste & Recycling, has completed a significant investment in its refuse collection service.


Greyhound Waste goes Econic with latest Mercedes-Benz fleet addition
Mercedes-Benz has continued to build on its presence in the commercial waste collection market with the sale of yet another Econic 2630L model.