hamilton

School of excellence

Hamilton School of Motoring is a leading driving school based in Dungannon, Co. Tyrone which has been teaching people how to drive cars, taxis, 4x4s with trailers and caravans, LGVs and HGVs safely for 20 years.



DAA ploughs ahead with Arocs addition
Autumn has arrived and Dublin Airport Authority is ‘warming up’ for the colder months ahead and the challenge of keeping the airport open and operational in the face of Winter snowfall.


Volvo Trucks celebrates 10 years of FMX - driving progress
Volvo Trucks has recently started sales of its toughest ever construction truck – the new Volvo FMX.


Hume Transport lead the way
Efficiency is one of the greatest assets to obtain when running a successful haulage company. There are so many daily issues to contend with that everything has to run smoothly.


Go further with Hegarty Ford
Are you in the market for a new or used Ford car or commercial vehicle? If so, look no further than Hegarty’s Auto Services Ltd (Hegarty Ford Letterkenny) who have been authorised main Ford dealers for Co. Donegal since 1977.


Busy times at Ger Devlin Haulage & Plant Hire Ltd
Established in 1993, Ger Devlin Haulage & Plant Hire Ltd is a family-run concern operating out of Knockfadda in Roundwood, Co Wicklow.


Coll-8 lanch 'instant boost' for Irish e-commerce parcel capacity
A new Irish logistics business has declared that its launch has dramatically improved the country’s chances of coping with a continued rise in e-commerce deliveries during the parcel industry’s annual peak season.


New Volvo FH with I-Save now even more fuel efficient
The new generation Volvo FH with I-Save, now available to order from dealers nationwide, will be even more fuel-efficient than the existing model, after Volvo Trucks unlocked additional savings as part of the new package.


A Part of the service
The haulage industry works to many time constraints and downtime is something that they always strive to avoid, but unfortunately it occurs from time to time.


One of Limerick’s leading haulage and plant hire solutions provider
With a fleet of eleven trucks on the road supplemented by an extensive array of plant machinery, Padraig Crowley Haulage & Plant Hire Ltd. provides a comprehensive range of general haulage and plant hire solutions.


TRP Ireland opens a new facility in Kilkenny City
TRP Parts Ireland, the all-makes commercial vehicle parts brand of DAF Trucks, has opened a new facility at Hebron Industrial estate in Kilkenny.


Mercedes-Benz helps Southern Gas reach new heights
Clonmel-based Southern Gas Installations is reaching new heights since taking delivery of a Mercedes-Benz 202 Actros 2535L 6X2 rear steer truck.


CJ Sheeran places faith in Volvo for first new truck order
Irish timber firm CJ Sheeran has taken delivery of six Volvo FH 460 4x2 tractor units – the first new trucks the business has put into operation.


Schmitz Cargobull wins the “Trailer Innovation 2021” prize in the “Environment” category
Schmitz Cargobull is the winner of the renowned "Trailer Innovation" award in the "Environment" category with the S.KO box body semi-trailer.


RIES is Brexit proof
Contrary to what some might think, Brexit has no implications for Recovery Industry Engineering Standards (RIES) here in Ireland because its inspections are carried out under EU law.


Mercedes-Benz celebrates 25 years of the Sprinter Van
With some four million units sold worldwide, the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van could be said to have celebrated the 25th anniversary of its introduction in style.


Dennehy’s trucks are real show stoppers
Irish Trucker touched base with Adrian Dennehy to discuss his plans for the annual trek to one of Europe’s premier truck shows.


Mercedes−Benz electric truck starts work at Remondis in Cologne
Another battery-electric Mercedes-Benz eActros starts practical testing at Remondis in Cologne.


Order books open for new Volvo heavy truck range
Volvo Trucks dealers across the UK and Ireland have begun taking orders for the company’s new generation of heavy commercial vehicle.s


New 'Business' trimline announced for IVECO Daily range
IVECO is introducing a new Business trimline from September 2020 which will be available across the entire Daily product range.


Michelin expands Truck Tyre Range
Michelin has extended its X Multi truck tyre range, popular for regional haulage, with the addition of 315/80 R22.5 X Multi Z (multi-position) and X Multi D (drive) fitments.


Get Professional, Stay Professional
The heading says it all for Dublin based proDRIVERS who specialises in providing digital tachographs and drivers’ data card analysis system, the download tools and the training for drivers and managers with resources and auxiliary services.


Volvo sees increased interest in Gas as alternative to Diesel across Europe
Hauliers and transport buyers are increasingly moving towards refrigerated liquefied gas as a cheaper and more environmentally friendly alternative to diesel.


DAF XF and CF rewarded with Good Design Award
The DAF CF and XF model ranges have won the prestigious international Good Design Awards for their ‘outstanding design and innovation’.


For a Truckin’ Good Cause, makes a Truckin’ Lot of Money
The Rooney family set out the idea of raising money for three local charities by organising a static truck, van & tractor show and raffle on the grounds of St. Mary’s GAC, Burren while their husband and father was battling terminal cancer.