Tipping away nicely
Its over 32 years now since John Maher purchased his first tipper and ventured boldly down the owner-driver route.


An A1 service
A common sight on around the Irish countryside and in particular farming areas is the amount of scrap metal strewn in ditches and yards alike.


No. 1 for tarmacadam
Specialising in tarmacadam and asphalt works, Blacktop Tarmacadam Co. Ltd. has been providing unrivalled solutions to an ever-increasing number of satisfied customers for over two decades.


Polar International Ltd - a success for over forty years
We visited Silverbridge to hear about the success story that is Polar International Ltd.


A true trucking couple
New Years Eve saw the Wedding of Aoife and Alan Crowley takes place in Buttevant Church.


HGV sales up 151% in January compared to last year
January 2016 saw 424 Heavy Commercial Vehicle registrations, up from 169 in the same month last year according to the latest SIMI figures.


Southern Tyres makes it mark
With outlets in Midleton and Blackpool, Southern Tyres is one of Corks leading tyre specialists.


Experience is the key for M Toland Plant Hire
However, there were certain businesses that had the wherewithal to come through that period and they are now looking forward to an increase in construction.


Volvo reliability ensures Liner Transports first new truck is an FH
Reliability of previous Volvo trucks operated was the deciding factor for Bristol-based Liner Transport when buying the companys first new truck an FH-500 6x2 tractor unit.


Emo Fixed Price Contract Fuel Options
Emo Oil can provide Fixed Priced Contracts to help you secure against future market variations. Oil prices are at the lowest levels, not seen for over 10 years.


Actros SLT enters Irish ownership
Described by one commentator as the Actros with Attitude, the first Mercedes-Benz Actros SLT has landed in Ireland with Mar-Train Heavy Haulage Ireland Ltd.


The new VanContact Winter: economical and safe
With the onset of cold weather, Continental presents the VanContact Winter, a new winter tyre for light commercial vehicles and vans.


Harland and Wolff secures 4m Stena Line contract
Stena Line has continued its tradition of supporting the local maritime industry by placing a 4.4m contract with Harland and Wolff for the refit of its Irish Sea ferry fleet.


Antos order boosts Mercedes Benz fleet for Wexford firm
Ferns-based logistics company JC Breen & Co. Ltd has increased the number of Mercedes-Benz trucks on its fleet with the recent addition of three new Antos heavy-duty short-radius distribution trucks.


Mobil Delvac 1 Synthetic Engine Oil helps Swedish Transport Company achieve 2% fuel economy
In recent trials in Sweden, an independent haulage company achieved 2 per cent fuel savings through use of a low-viscosity, Mobil Delvac-branded synthetic engine oil.


BYD supplies DHL with electric distribution fleet
BYD has supplied global logistics specialist DHL with a pioneering fleet of pure electric distribution vehicles.


Dylans Monster Road Run Charity Drive
On the 27th February Toughers Bar & Restaurant in Carlow will be the venue for a Monster Road Run Charity Drive for a brave young man.


First of 60 Actros arrive for NVD
National Vehicle Distribution (NVD), one of Irelands leading car transportation companies, has taken delivery of five new Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks.


Nightline Depot network reaches dozen as volume rise
Irelands leading independent delivery firm has announced further growth in its depot network to meet a continued rise in parcel volumes.


Mercedes benz Actros brings Christmas gifts delivery to LauraLynn
LauraLynn Irelands Childrens Hospice was the lucky charity chosen to receive a hamper of Christmas goodies selected from the Mercedes-Benz Christmas Stars 2015 catalogue which they, in turn, were free to use in raising vital revenue to help fund their charitable work.


Falken Tyre Europe expands its commercial vehicle product range
From January 2016, Falken Tyre Europe will have two new types of regional traffic tyres in its product range; the RI 151 for the steering axle and BI 851 for the driving axle. Both tyres target exceptional mileage performance with even wear.


DAF Trucks gears up for El Nio
With meteorologists predicting extreme weather this winter as a consequence of periodic warming of the Pacific Ocean, otherwise known as the El Nio effect, DAF Trucks is bolstering its DAFaid vehicle breakdown service for an anticipated increase in call-outs.


Nightline infrastructure the star as yearly volumes surge by one third
A continued surge in goods bought online by Irish consumers has resulted in parcel volumes handled by the countrys largest independent delivery firm increasing by almost a third in a year.


30 new Volvo for Dixon International
Dixon International in Swords, Co. Dublin, have done a deal with Irish Commercials for 30 new Volvo FH 4x2 and 6x2 trucks.


Reliable and durable Renault Trucks Range C join Quinn Building Products
As part of a major capital investment programme to replenish its 140-strong fleet, Co. Fermanagh-based Quinn Building Products has introduced the first Renault Trucks Range Cs into its mixed line-up.



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