Anne-Marie Gaughran Memorial Truck Run In Aid Of The Kevin Bell Repatriation Trust
A Truck Run will be held on Sunday 27th of September.


Mercedes Benz to exhibit at Dualla show
The heavy-duty Mercedes-Benz Actros truck will take centre stage on the Surehaul stand at the forthcoming Dualla Show which takes place on August 30th next.


Jack & Jill childrens foundation supported by Mercedes Benz
The work being done around the country by the Jack & Jill Foundation to provide home nursing care and end of life care to children with life limiting and life threatening conditions has been acknowledged by Mercedes-Benz in Ireland.


Driver prejudices cause road safety concenrs
Over 16 million UK motorists judge other drivers based on the colour, type, and cleanliness of their car and even let it affect how they drive according to a new study released today.


Truck Run 4 Katie takes place Sept 26-27
The Full of the Pipe Truckshow Ireland will help host a special event to honour the memory of Katie Drennan, who lost her life to Cystic Fibrosis earlier this year.


€1,000 reward for help in finding stolen step frame trailer
Ashcroft trailer Hire are renewing their appeal for information about a stolen trailer, and are offering a £1000 finders fee for its safe return.


Michelin Tyre appoint Guy Heywood to Commercial Director role
Michelin Tyre plc has appointed Guy Heywood, 48, as Commercial Director of its operations in the UK and Republic of Ireland.


ContiTech Develops Truck Air Springs for Extreme Temperatures
The temperature resistance requirements of air spring systems are becoming increasingly stringent.


New Road Safety Guidelines Launched for Drivers and Horse-Riders
The Road Safety Authority (RSA), Horse Sport Ireland (HSI) and An Garda Síochána have launched a set of guidelines for drivers and horse-riders on how to share the roads safely.


Continental announces voluntary exchange program for truck tyres
Continental has announced a voluntary tyre exchange program for approximately 12,000 truck tyres.


Motor Wheel Service to increase xlite market share
Motor Wheel Service Distribution (MWSD) has reacted to news that a major manufacturer has stopped selling polished forged aluminium commercial vehicle wheels by launching a large-scale campaign to promote the popular xlite finish.


Irvinestown Truck Run Announce New 2015 Route
This year the organisers of the Irvinestown Truck Run have a decided introduce a new route on this, the 15th anniversary of the event.


Stena Line a sponsor of Irvinestown Truck Festival 2015 to help raise vital funds
Stena Line Freight is on board once again with Marie Curie Cancer Care in Northern Ireland as a sponsor of the Irvinestown Truck Festival 2015 which takes place on Sunday July19.


Business plays critical role in keeping roads safe
Employers across Ireland have been urged to make road safety a critical part of their business plans at a European conference organised by the European Transport Safety Council, the Road Safety Authority, the Health and Safety Authority and Garda Síochána.


LCV up 56% and HGV sales up 4% in first six months
SIMI have revealed that LCV sales are up hugely compared to the first half of last year while a good June saw HGV sales outstrip the first half of 2014 as well.


Loyalty the key for McAdoo
A little loyalty goes a long way in any line of work, the transport sector being a clear case in point.


Six decades of success
First set-up back in 1968, Thompson Fuels has established itself as one of the leading independent fuel providers in Northern Ireland.


Volvo Trucks releases five new features for rough terrain
Volvo Trucks continues to improve productivity within construction by releasing another five new features, including Volvo Dynamic Steering for dual front axles and increased front axle loads.


Fermanagh company invests in seven Euro 6 trucks
One of Irelands largest manufacturers is looking ahead to a strong 2015 by investing in seven new MAN Euro 6 trucks as it boosts its fleet.


Intelligent Telematics launches mobile app for instant access to crash footage
Intelligent Telematics, the leading provider of 3G vehicle camera and tracking solutions to the road transport and fleet sectors, has launched a mobile app that will enable operators to better monitor the wellbeing and status of vehicles and employees.


20 new Actros for Carna Transport
Castleblayney-based haulier Carna Transport has taken completed delivery of a 20-strong consignment of Mercedes-Benz Actros.


Family firm enters Golden Year with 12 MAN TGX tractor units
McBurney Transport, which is celebrating 50 successful years in business this year, has invested in 12 new tractor units for its 300-strong fleet.


Large DAF fleet renewal for Maritime Transport
Market-leading container operator, Maritime Transport, has commenced deliveries of a 120 tractor unit order for Euro-6 DAF XF 460 FTG Super Space Cabs.


Volvo Trucks certify the Synthetic Diesel HVO for all engines
After extensive field testing of the renewable synthetic diesel HVO (Hydrotreated Vegetable Oils), Volvo Trucks has approved the fuel for all its Euro-5 engines and are preparing certifications for Euro-6.


RSA & Gardai target new campaign at cyclists & HGV drivers to highlight blind spots on trucks
To mark the start of Bike Week 13th – 21st June, the Road Safety Authority and An Garda Síochána, have today, Monday 15th June, 2015 launched a new campaign, targeting cyclists and truck drivers.



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