Belfast based Serviceco set to launch truck and trailer maintenance brand across the UK and Ireland
A Northern Ireland company described as the AA for trucks and trailers is set to launch its new service in Belfast later this week.

Continental and Schmitz Cargobull strengthen longstanding collaboration
Introduction of the Conti Hybrid HT3 in Schmitz Cargobull product portfolio

Terberg DTS (UK) launches new Specialist Trailer Division
As a result of increasing demand for the specialist trailers offered within its current product portfolio, leading specialist vehicle provider Terberg DTS (UK) Ltd has announced that it has now established its specialist trailer business as a stand-alone division within the Yorkshire-based company.

The Iveco Eurocargo wins International Truck of the Year 2016
The new Iveco Eurocargo was chosen by a jury panel consisting of 25 journalists who represent the key European commercial vehicle trade publications.

First new Series FL Urban artics for Robinsons Brewery
The UK and Irelands first new-series Volvo FL Urban Artics have entered service with Stockport-based Robinsons Brewery.

Two year trial drives PF Booth & Son to adopt new Michelin tyre policy
UK transport and warehousing firm PF Booth & Son is to convert its entire truck fleet to run on Michelin 315/70 R 22.5 X MultiWay 3D tyres, after recording run-out mileages of 216,662km for its Michelin steer tyres in testing.

GT Radial expands GSW226 range to target regulated winter markets
GT Radials first specific winter marked tyre, the GSW226 has been expanded by three new sizes to target coach operators, hauliers and gritter fleets who need to meet UK and trans-European winter road regulations.

Belfast key to Stena Line success
Twenty years on from setting up its ferry services in Belfast, Stena Line is set to make 2015 its busiest year to date for car and freight numbers.

MAN TGS evolves to compete in car transporter market
MAN Truck and Bus UK has launched its new 44 tonne 6x2 TGS as a solution to meet the demands of the market and in support of leading bodybuilder Essex-based Transporter.

South Monaghan Model Toy Show Truck & Vintage Display
Sunday week (Nov 22nd) sees the South Monaghan Model Toy Show Truck & Vintage Display take place in the Glencarn Hotel in Castleblayney, Co Monaghan.

Mercedes Benz Commercial vehicle dealers recognised at Irish Awards Ceremony
Two Dublin-based Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicle main dealers were recognised for their work in the field of aftersales at the Irish Auto Trade Awards ceremony.

Seven new Volvo FM units for Wylie Transport
Dennison Rentals, the truck rental division of Dennison Commercials, based in Ballyclare, Northern Ireland, has recently supplied seven Volvo FM tractor units to newly-founded business, Wylie Transport Ltd.

MAN to extend its product range by light commercial vehicle MAN TGE
MAN Truck & Bus is to extend its already comprehensive product range of vehicles with the introduction of a new light commercial van and thus becomes a full range supplier offering commercial vehicles between 3 and 44 tons.

Noone Transport chooses Mercedes-Benz
Slane-based Noone Transport has placed what Mercedes-Benz describes as a very substantial double-digit order for new Actros trucks.

LF receives PIEK-certification as a Quiet Truck: LF lightweight joins DAFs quiet revolution
Following the successful launch of the CF and XF Silent models, DAF has now added an extra-quiet distribution truck variant to its LF range.

EDGE Innovate appoint Ormonde Machinery as new Irish distributor
Edge Innovate are delighted to announce Ormonde Machinery as the exclusive dealer for the complete EDGE Innovate product line in Ireland.

Stena Explorer Makes Final Journey on Irish Sea
Stena Lines HSS vessel, the Stena Explorer, which operated on the Holyhead - Dun Laoghaire route between 1996 - 2014, is about to make her last journey on the Irish Sea as she makes her way to new owners and based in Turkey.

A smartphone on wheels: here is how tomorrows intelligent trucks work
Personalised, predictive and always driveable. Tomorrows intelligent truck is more similar to a smartphone on wheels than a traditional vehicle.

Krone Approves New Goodyear ULTRA GRIP MAX T Winter Tyres
Krone has become the first trailer manufacturer to offer Goodyears latest winter trailer tyres as original equipment.

McHale Plant Sales to address NI Institute of Quarrying
Members of the McHale Plant Sales and Metso management teams are to address the Institute of Quarrying (N. Ireland branch).

Olivers transport sets new mileage record on Michelin Tyres
Eccles-based Scottish haulier Olivers Transport has set a new record-high mileage of 362,689km on a set of 295/80 R 22.5 X MultiWay 3D XDE drive tyres lauding them as Michelins best regional tyre yet.

Hiab receives an order for 60 MOFFETT truck-mounted forklifts from the United States
Hiab, part of Cargotec, has received an order for 60 MOFFETT truck-mounted forklifts from a US-based customer.

Used DAF for new DAF for Robert Walker (Haulage)
Forklift transport specialist, Robert Walker Haulage, has switched acquisition policy with the delivery of two new Euro-6 DAF XF 460 FTG Super Space Cabs.

Stay safe with Continental winter truck and bus tyres
With the current temperatures you might not be thinking about winter just yet, but now is the time for the transport industry to equip its fleets with suitable winter tyres.

Mercedes Benz Actros Irish fuel test results mirror those achieved in 16 other European markets
In tests conducted in Ireland, on Irish roads and in Irish conditions, the Mercedes-Benz Actros has proven just how fuel efficient it can be returning fuel consumption figures some 10.4% better than its main rivals.

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