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.


Whale Tankers reliability set to assist fund raising water recycling vehicle
Whale Tankers has supplied a new Kaiser-Whale continuous water recycler to one of Scotlands leading waste management companies, Enviro-Clean (Scotland) Ltd, with the dual branded vehicle doing its bit to raise funds for two leading charities.


Stena Line launched new Superfast ferry at Dublin Port
Stena Line officially launched a new ferry on its Dublin-Holyhead route at Dublin Port today.


SDC Trailers awarded Northern Irelands Manufacturing Company of the Year
County Antrim Trailer Manufacturer SDC have been awarded Northern Irelands Top Manufacturing Company at the prestigious Made in Northern Ireland Awards held in Belfasts Europa Hotel on Thursday night.


All in a Drays work for Adnams Brewerys new FL Rigids
Adnams Brewery in Southwold, Suffolk, which has been producing beers since 1872, has taken delivery of two new-series Volvo FL rigid drays.


Mercedes Benz Commercials appoint Marketing Coordinator
Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles division has appointed Robert Dunne to the position of Marketing Coordinator.


DAFs aftersales excellence delivers results for Carlsberg
After a competitive open tender, DAF has won an £11.7m order from Carlsberg UK for 98 new trucks for its in-house national distribution service.


Xenon headlights stolen from 20 trucks
Thieves stoles 20 sets of Xenon headlights out of trucks in McElvaney Motors yard in Monaghan at the weekend.


DAF demonstrates commitment to road safety at CLOCS* display
DAF Trucks is unveiling two construction vehicles optimised to give maximum protection to vulnerable road users at the annual CLOCS Progress event being held at ExCeL London today.


Excitement builds as Stena Superfast X arrival draws near
The Stena Superfast X ferry, which is due to make its debut sailing from Holyhead to Dublin Port next week, has left the Polish shipyard in Gdynia where staff have been working around the clock to ensure that the vessel is ready for its eagerly awaited launch.


No cross-border transport with megatrucks in the European Union
There will be no cross-border transport with longer and heavier trucks in the European Union, following a vote today by the Transport Committee in the European Parliament.


Road Safety Alert – Weather Warning Issued with Strong Winds
The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is advising all road users to take extreme care when using the roads as Met Éireann has issued an orange weather alert warning of winds of up to 65 to 80 km/h for exposed coastal and hilly areas


Perennial Freight boosts fleet with six new Actros
Perennial Freight, one of Irelands largest transport companies, has strengthened its fleet with the addition of six new Mercedes-Benz Actros 2545LS tractor units.


Driver reckons his new FL is like a Rolls Royce
Hitchens of Exeter, who are the largest suppliers of new and reclaimed bricks and natural stone in the South West, have purchased a new-series Volvo FL.


Model Farm Show supports Jennifers Journey
Mid Ulster Sports Arena will open its doors for the first time ever this March to visitors of Mid Ulsters largest Farm and Construction Show.



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