TIP Trailer Services achieves Corporate Partner status with SOE
Leading trailer company, TIP Trailer Services has recently achieved Corporate Partner status with the Society of Operations Engineers (SOE) and recently Dave Parr, maintenance leader - UK and Ireland, from TIP was presented with the official member plaque.


New Business Barometer indicates small firms in transport sector positive about the future
SMEs in the transport sector in Ireland are positive about the future, if less than other sectors, according to the inaugural Magnet Regional Business Barometer (MRBB).


Pirelli and MWSD team up to offer complete wheel and tyre fitted units
The UK Truck division of Pirelli has highlighted Motor Wheel Service Distributions (MWSD) wheel safety campaign as a key reason to entering a preferred supplier agreement for supply of complete tyre and wheel fitted units.


Irish Logistics & Transport Awards night promises to be a fantastic occasion
This spring sees the return of the Irish Logistics & Transport Awards which take place on 19th March 2015 at the DoubleTree by Hilton, Dublin. The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport are the Patron for the Awards.


RSA & Gardai warn drivers of sun glare link to Road Deaths
The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Sochna are, today Tuesday 20 January, reminding drivers to be aware of the danger posed by sun glare, which results in drivers being temporarily dazzled or blinded by the intensity and brightness of a low sun on the horizon.


Prestigious Quality Award to Volvo Trucks
For the second consecutive year Volvo Trucks has received Europes prestigious Quality Innovation of the Year award. Volvo Trucks received the award for its new transmission, I-Shift Dual Clutch, whose main benefit is that it makes the drivers job simpler and safer.


Get a pet home that looks like a truck
One Irish company can build you a pet home that looks like your favourite truck.


Road Safety Update Risk of Hazardous Road Conditions and Freezing Fog
The Road Safety Authority (RSA) is warning road users of the dangers posed by freezing fog which has been forecast by Met Eireann in many parts of the country over the coming days.


DAF Telematics helps operators track fuel savings
Following the success of DAF Telematics, launched in 2014, operators have been able to track the fuel savings that the latest Euro 6 compliant DAF range of vehicles is delivering.


Fliegl Trailers have appointed TC Trailers as sole Importers and distributors for Ireland
Fliegl European Sales Director Jose Viedma says that he is very pleased to launch the Fliegl range of trailers to the Irish market in conjunction with TC Trailers who have built an excellent reputation for supplying quality sales and back up to their customers through their existing Stas trailer Dealership.


Transit Courier and Qashqai Commercial are Category Winners of the Continental Irish Van of the Year
Key attributes of the vehicles such as load capacity, reliability, overall versatility, cost of ownership and drive comfort are all considered.


JME to display at Millstreet and Cavan Farm Machinery Shows
JME specialize in the manufacture and supply of vehicle protection guards and vehicle styling for most makes and models of 44s, commercial vehicles and lorries.


Logidok - The Future of Document Management in Transportation and Logistics industry
While most people work 8 hours and return to the comfort of their homes each night, there are three million truck drivers who spend their lives on the road to keep Europe moving.


Actros delivers for Noone Transport
Noone Transport, one of Irelands leading logistics and distribution companies, has strengthened its fleet with the recent addition of three new Mercedes-Benz Actros 1845LS 2.5 Bigspace Euro 6 trucks bringing the number of Actros currently in its fleet to eight.


Bibby Distribution the perfect fit for Havelock
Corporate and retail interior fit-out supplier Havelock has extended its contract with Bibby Distribution for an additional year.


Volkswagen introduces Caddy PCP Solution for just 189 per month
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles are delighted to announce the introduction of Caddy PCP Solutions in Ireland and for orders in January 2015, it will come with 1 years free road tax.


Armagh City Toy Fair and Model display Show on March 22
Armagh City Hotel welcomes the 5th Armagh City Toy Fair and Model display Show for their 2015 event which takes place on Sunday 22 March


RSA renews its New Year appeal as six lives lost in the first week of 2015
The Road Safety Authority has renewed its New Year road safety appeal, for all road users to take extra care on the roads, following the deaths of four women in a fatal crash yesterday evening outside Athy, Co. Kildare.


Dennison Commercials Launch Used Truck Website
Volvo Truck and Bus Dealer, Dennison Commercials, has recently launched a brand new Used Truck website.


Ford Commercial Vehicles top Ireland sales chart
According to figures released by the Society of the Irish Motor Industry (SIMI), the Ford commercial vehicle (CV) range has retained its position as Irelands favourite van range in the booming 2014 CV market.


Volvo FH with low cab roof for confined areas
The Volvo FH and Volvo FH16 sleeper cabs are now available as an extra-low roof version, designed specifically for mining operations with high demands on productivity or service applications where height is restricted.


Almost half of pedestrian and cyclist fatalities occur during the hours of darkness
The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and Electric Ireland today launched their annual National Be Safe Be Seen Day which will take place on Sunday 21 December, the shortest and darkest day of the year.


World premiere: Volvos Electric Hybrid bus in commercial service in Hamburg, Germany
Volvos first Electric Hybrid bus (with plug-in technology) entered in commercial service on the Innovation Line 109 in Hamburg on December 18.


Knauf Gips KG changes tractor fleet to Mercedes Zetros with Allison fully automatic transmissions
Heavy loads, narrow curves, rugged routes, constant starting and stopping Knauf Gips KG recognized that towing tractors with manual transmissions had reach the limits of their capabilities in the Httenheim mine


Volvo Trucks appoint Mike Corcoran as Commercial Truck Director
Mike Corcoran has been appointed to the position of Commercial Truck Director for Volvo Trucks with effect from next year.



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