Intelligent Telematics launches first all in one vehicle camera and tracking solution for Ireland
Intelligent Telematics (IRE) has launched an all-in-one 3G vehicle camera and fleet tracking tool that for the first time removes the need to purchase and operate two separate systems.


New emergency services driving standard launched
The Road Safety Authority today launched the Emergency Services Driving Standard (ESDS), a new driving standard for emergency service drivers in Ireland.


Kinahan Commercials wins Auto Trade Award
Mercedes-Benz dealers were to the fore at the Auto Trade Expo awards ceremony held recently at Dublins City West Hotel.


Daily4Africa all the numbers of the Iveco Daily 4x4 mission to Africa
Angola, Congo, Zambia, Tanzania, Kenya, Ethiopia and Djibouti: seven countries, an almost 60 days journey, totalling over 11,000 kilometres amid the spectacular backdrop that is Africa.


High Tech will bring big cost benefit says Komatsu distributor
The benefits that technology will bring to current and future generations of plant buyers will be reflected in extra productivity, greater economy and higher levels of operational safety sufficient to deliver increased profit and offset the higher purchase costs involved, Komatsu distributor Michael McHale, managing director of McHale Plant Sales, has predicted.


Day of rememberance for victims of road collisions
This Sunday, the victims of road collisions globally will be remembered on World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims.


South Monaghan Model Toy Show Truck & Vintage Display
The show in aid of Autism Unit, Loughmore School, Castleblayney and Holy Family Special Needs School, Cootehill takes place on Sunday 23 November in Glencarn Hotel Castleblayney.


First Euro-6 RHD Volvo FE LEC goes to Neales Waste Management
Ireland and the UKs first Right Hand Drive 6x2, new series Volvo FE Low Entry Cab (LEC) has entered service with Neales Waste Management in Blackburn, Lancashire


Tomato Plant purchases first Citywhale Micro
Leading logistics company Tomato Plant has purchased the first CityWhale Micro, one of a new range of highly versatile vehicles from Whale Tankers offering both jetting and suction capability in a package ideal for urban operation.


Katem Logistics implement new livery to deliver the message for Team George charity
Haulage firm Katem Logistics are doing their bit to raise awareness for the George Bertie Johnson Charity with their new Team George livery.


H. Parkinson Haulage puts 35 new SDC Curtainsiders on the road
National distribution company H. Parkinson Haulage continue along their line of re-investment, with the addition of 35 new SDC Curtainsider Trailers to their modern fleet of trailer and tractor units.


DAF Trucks Apprentices of the Year 2014 announced
The multi-award winning DAF Trucks National Dealer Apprentice Programme has enrolled nearly 1,350 students since its introduction in 1995.


Volkswagen Commercial Vehicle Sales up 49% on 2013
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has announced that sales of commercial vehicles are forecast to be up 50% on 2013, by year end, with a total of 16,500 commercial vehicles projected to be sold by the end of this year.


Ten new DAFs for Denby Transport
Denby Transport has taken delivery of six new DAF XF tractor units, which are part of an order of 10 new Euro 6 DAF trucks.


Better security such as Touch ID needed on mobile devices used by fleets, says Chevin
Better security such as Apples Touch ID fingerprint recognition system is arguably needed for mobile devices that are used to access fleet software systems, says Chevin Fleet Solutions.


Coffee with a conscience thanks to Maxol!
Maxol, the family-owned fuel and convenience retailer, is delighted to announce a coffee special this October bank holiday weekend.


Michelin Tyres become OReilly Transport tyre of choice
Dual Irish and UK-based haulier OReilly Transport Ireland is returning its commercial vehicle fleet to operating on 100 per cent Michelin tyres after being impressed by the companys multi-brand, multi-life policy which optimises the total life cost of every Michelin casing.


OToole transport joins SEAFOODWAYS network
The Irish company is one of six firms whose aim is to offer a comprehensive solution with a European collection and distribution network managed by professionals in seafood logistics, meeting high standards in terms of quality, professionalism and performance.


Truck design requires an insight into the future
The process of developing a new truck starts many years before it is launched. During that time a lot can change, which requires insight into the future to develop a design that is not only timely on its arrival, but is also considered innovative.


Truckforce selects Moto Wheel Service Distribution as preferred wheel supplier
Motor Wheel Service Distribution (MWSD) has been chosen as the preferred commercial vehicle wheel supplier by TruckForce, Goodyear Dunlops truck tyre and breakdown assistance support network.


CTTC Coach and Bus Show 2014
The Coach Tourism and Transport Council bi-annual Coach and Bus Show sponsored by Campion Insurance is back this year in the RDS Simmonscourt, taking place on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th November 2014.


McHale welcomes extension of energy efficient tax benefit
Komatsu distributor Michael McHale, managing director of Birdhill-based McHale Plant Sales was one of the many industry figures pleased with the Governments recent Budget announcement.


SAF-HOLLAND sales boosted by aftermarket expansion
SAF-HOLLAND, a leading supplier of highly efficient components, systems, and service programs in the global commercial vehicle industry, has recently seen an upsurge in sales of its aftermarket trailer products, thanks to the opening of a new parts distribution depot at Oldbury in the West Midlands by Montracon Ltd and as a result of ongoing expansion by Irelands largest parts supplier SDC Truck and Trailer Parts.


McCulla takes on another five robust reefers from Schmitz Cargobull
McCulla, a logistics provider for temperature-controlled and ambient goods, has taken on five more Schmitz Cargobull refrigerated trailers, having found their durability and robustness the perfect complement to its operations.


New Volvo FL and Volvo FMX now with crew cab
The new Volvo FL and Volvo FMX are now available at Euro-6 with the option of a four-door crew cab for operations such as fire and rescue services or roadside assistance. The crew cabs offer the same high level of safety as all Volvo Trucks other cabs.



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