Crane Worldwide Logistics offers new solution to Life Sciences Industry
Crane Worldwide Logistics, a full-service air, ocean, trucking, customs brokerage and logistics company, recently began partnering with Pelican BioThermal™ (formerly Minnesota Thermal Science) and utilizing the Credo Cube® Thermal packaging solution to assist with transporting temperature controlled pharmaceutical products.


New sulphur regulations force changes at Stena Line
The new sulphur directive for shipping traffic within the North European SECA area, which comes into force on 1 January 2015, is due to have a significant economic impact on Stena Lines business.


Iveco to deliver first 50 Stralis LNG Euro VI vehicles to LC3
LC3, a leading logistics company, confirms its confidence in Iveco with its latest purchase of 50 Stralis LNG Euro VI trucks. This order arrives shortly after the first five of its kind were put on the road.


All new Ford Transit helps out with Bia Food initiative
Ford Ireland has provided an All-New Transit Van to help with the valuable work of the Bia Ford Initiative.


Iveco at the IAA Motor Show 2014 in Hanover
On the international stage in Hanover, Iveco moves closer to its customers than ever before, with a full range of vehicles.


Iveco VISION: a technology concept for future mobility
Iveco continues to place the search for cutting-edge new technological solutions and the interpretation and anticipation of future scenarios at the core of its business strategy.


Falkens latest on/off-road truck tyres help mixed use operators keep costs on track
Operators seeking affordable yet resilient truck tyres, versatile enough to cope with todays growing market demands for mixed usage on a daily basis, have a new option from Falken.


New Iveco Daily is Van of the Year 2015
The New Daily, the third generation of Ivecos light commercial vehicle, has been named theInternational Van of the Year 2015.


Bosch commercial vehicles business grows by more than 10 percent
With sales growth of more than 10 percent, Boschs commercial vehicles business is making a major contribution to growth in the companys Automotive Technology business sector.


Video: a sports car under the bonnet with the I Shift dual clutch
In Volvo Trucks latest YouTube commercial, The Casino, a surprised parking valet is given the keys to a brand-new Volvo FH. What he doesnt know is that the truck is remarkably similar to a sports car – thanks to its world-first transmission, I-Shift Dual Clutch.


The new Continental Commercial Vehicle Tyres for Freight Transportation
At the 65th IAA Commercial Vehicles Show, Continental has continued to develop its range of commercial vehicle and coach tyres, first launched in mid-2013.


Automatic Trailer learning for Continental Tyre Pressure Monitoring
Continental has added a new feature to its successful ContiPressureCheck™ tyre pressure monitoring system (TPMS).


Thermo King unveils its latest technology and sustainable advancements at IAA
Thermo King,a manufacturer of transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand,is marking new milestones and launching breakthrough solutions at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show on 25 September – 02 October in Hannover, Germany.


Hayes Haulage are staying strong
Since 1982, Hayes Haulage in Cookstown, Co Tyrone has been a leader in its own industry. Irish Trucker caught up with company owner Ian Hayes to find out the latest.


Mercedes Benz to review heavy commercials dealer structure
Mercedes-Benz in Ireland has embarked on what their commercial vehicles sales manager, Fergus Conheady says is a strategic growth review of its heavy commercials dealer network.


The drivers fuel challenge: skilled drivers can reduce consumption by up to 10 per cent
By small means, truck drivers can make a big difference to fuel consumption and save money for their haulage company.


Lidl looking for Transport companies for deliveries to stores
Lidl are looking for transport companies to handle the daily internal store deliveries for a long-term business relationship.


First appearance by Volvo Trucks at National Ploughing Championships
Together with the dealer network, Volvo Trucks is exhibiting at the National Ploughing Championships. The event takes place on the 23rd to the 25th of September at Ratheniska, Stradbally, Co. Laois.


SDC shortlisted for Trailer Innovation Award
SDC Trailers have been shortlisted for the Trailer Innovation Award Concept category. SDC submitted their pioneering Trombone trailer with on-board safety equipment for the prestigious award.


Limericks 4th Diecast Model and Diorama Show on 14th September
This Sunday sees the South Court Hotel, Raheen, Limerick host the fourth Limerick Diecast Model and Diorama Show.


Finalists from 23 countries compete for the title of the worlds most fuel efficient driver
A total of 23 drivers from almost the same number of countries will be taking part in Volvo Trucks Global Drivers Fuel Challenge Final on September 19th, where they will be competing against each other to find out who can drive most fuel-efficiently.


Tommy Walton wins Volvo Trucks Driver Challenge 2014
The Volvo Trucks Driver Challenge 2014 has been won by Tommy Walton who drives for Containerships UK out of Teesport.


Mobile devices increasingly being used to control fleets, reports Chevin
Mobile devices are increasingly being used to control fleets in order to improve the performance of key fleet metrics, reports Chevin Fleet Solutions.


Mercedes Benz proves fuel saving effectiveness of PPC
In tests conducted in conjunction with three of Irelands leading freight companies, Mercedes-Benz has proven the effectiveness of its Predictive Powertrain Control (PPC) system in delivering fuel savings when fitted to their new Actros.


UPC nationwide fleet relies on Ford Transit
UPC, Irelands leading TV, phone and broadband service provider, has expanded its fleet of Ford Transit Custom models which the company uses to provide its range of services to private and business customers nationwide.



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