44 striking new arrivals at Wincanton Distribution

In what constitutes a massive overhaul by any standards, Wincanton Distribution has –in conjunction with client Musgraves –taken delivery of 44 brand-new DAFs. It’s all part of a complete fleet upgrade which will also see new trailers added during the current calendar year.

Experts in international transport
JDT International Transport provides transportation and general haulage throughout Ireland, the UK and Europe. Company owner John Derry told Irish Trucker all about the Armagh-based venture.

A professional and reliable transport company
Irish Trucker caught up with Barry Lord of Lord International Transport who recently added two new Volvos to their impressive fleet.

Offering a top class service
Loftus Recycling Ltd has been providing customers with a quality service for more than 20 years now from its base in Killala, Co Mayo. Irish Trucker caught up with company co-director Noreen Loftus to learn what they’re all about.

Superior crane installations
With agencies for Effer and Maxilift, Lambe Engineering & Crane Services Ltd. is Ireland’s premier supplier of state-of-the-art truck-mounted cranes.

Eye-catching commercial vehicle paint and graphics
Fox Commercial Spray & Sign Ltd. are proven masters in the fine art of applying stunning, head-turning paint and graphics onto commercial vehicles.

Genuine truck and trailer parts … in double-quick time
Limerick Truck & Trailer is one of Ireland’s leading commercial vehicle parts suppliers.

Embassy Contractors celebrates 30 years
Embassy Contractors Ltd has been specialising in winter road maintenance since its inception in 1987.

Providing comfort, space and luxury
Kealy’s Coaches in Cullen Co Cork have established themselves as a leader in luxury passenger transport services since their inception back in 1992.

Tim Keogh Transport offer an experienced service
The haulage industry has gone through a turbulent time over the last few years, but certainly in the last eighteen months or so, there has been a huge improvement across the board.

Driving for Gold
The Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) is a voluntary accreditation scheme that promotes best practice for commercial vehicle operators.

New Goodyear Trailer Tire for Berger gives more payload & lower operating costs
Goodyear in conjunction with leading lightweight trailer manufacturer Berger has developed new trailer tires that maximize payloads for fleet operators.

A roaring success for 30 years
Celebrating 30 years in business, Tiger Oil is a family-run oil distribution company supplying home heating oil, marked gas oil (agricultural/ green diesel) and DERV (road diesel) in the greater Drogheda area.

Safe, efficient haulage solutions
Synonymous with delivering safe and efficient freight transport solutions across Ireland, the UK and mainland Europe, McCaffrey Transport Ltd. recently bolstered their impressive fleet with the addition of four brand-new Mercedes-Benz vans.

Trust and transparency is key for Tom McGrath Transport
Providing bulk, liquid and refrigerated transport services to the agri-business sector, Tom McGrath Transport became one of the first TASSC-approved haulage contractors in Munster in March 2011.

An outstanding fleet just got even better
McKinstry Skip Hire have just added three stunning new Renault trucks to their spectacular fleet of vehicles.

Specialists in livestock haulage
Geary Livestock Ltd in Co Cork continues leading the way in the transportation of pigs, cattle and sheep. Irish Trucker caught up with Managing Director Pat Geary recently to learn more about the company.

33 years and counting for De Brun Iasc Teoranta
De Brun Iasc Teoranta have been leading the way in the processing of seafood in this country for more than 30 years now.

New trucks from Volvo running on LNG offer lower CO2 emissions
Volvo Trucks is now introducing Euro 6-compliant heavy duty trucks running on liquefied natural gas or biogas.

New additions to Evergreen Horticulture fleet
Tyrone-based Evergreen Horticulture, one of Ireland & the UK’s leading horticultural manufacturers of exclusive growing media products, including composts, peat and specialist mix substrates, recently took delivery of two new Scania trucks as part of an ongoing investment within its fleet.

May the FORS be with you
In November, 2016, Deighan Transport became the first Northern Ireland operator to secure Gold membership accreditation with the Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS).

Eye-catching additions to the DTT fleet
Celebrating 30 years in business, Dundalk Trucks & Trailers Ltd (DTT) recently invested in two new tractor units, one of which rugby fans have become familiar with thanks to its eye-catching livery that sports the Guinness Pro 12 logo.

Bus Éireann wins for customer service
For the second year running, Bus Éireann was among the winners at the recent Irish Logistics & Transport Awards (ILTA), being honoured with the prestigious Customer Focus Achievement Award.

A voice for truckers in the Mid-West
Pat Brennan of Brennan International Ltd is chairman of the Mid-West branch of the Irish Road Haulage Association (IRHA), which has approximately 90 members in counties Limerick, Clare and Tipperary.

Quality assured at KC Commercials
There are a few companies in Ireland that specialise in the maintenance and repair of tankers and for this month’s edition of Irish Trucker, we profile the experienced Dublin based KC Commercials.

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