Exciting times at Dunleas of Kilcullen

Due to continued expansion, Dunleas of Kilcullen have plans to relocate to a larger premises in 2020 which will allow them to showcase the full range of FUSO trucks and Kia cars, and provide an even better service to their customers.

The personal touch guaranteed at McCaffrey Transport Ltd
McCaffrey Transport Ltd is a family-run business which prides itself on its personal approach to its customers and their freight.

Hannah Burgess appointed Director of New Vehicle Sales at Volvo
Volvo Trucks UK and Ireland has appointed Hannah Burgess to the newly created position of Director of New Vehicle Sales, based at the company’s head office in Warwick.

Two stunning additions to Gerry Ronan’s Manchester-based fleet
Originally from County Mayo, Gerry Ronan operates a superb fleet of trucks providing unrivalled waste transportation services across the North West and North of England.

17% Increase in ‘Driving Under Influence’ Specimens Analysed in first Six Months of 2020
The Road Safety Authority (RSA), An Garda Síochána and the Medical Bureau of Road Safety (MBRS) are highlighting the dangers of drink and drug driving ahead of the August Bank Holiday weekend.

Glanbia gains with new Actros
Leading Irish global nutrition group Glanbia has started the second half of the year strongly by enhancing its fleet of commercial vehicles with the addition of two new Mercedes-Benz heavy-duty Actros trucks.

Crane Worldwide Ireland announces three customs bonded facilities in Shannon, Cork and Dublin
Customs Bonded Warehousing can be of great benefit to companies selling into the Irish market and/or for companies importing from outside of the European Union.

IVECO Dealers demonstrate left-hand drive IVECO S-WAY ahead of Q4 RHD introduction
The wheels of transport never stop turning, so IVECO is ensuring operators can fully experience its next generation IVECO S-WAY range of heavy trucks ahead of the official introduction later this year.

CMT Transport celebrates 15 years on the road
Shortlisted in three categories at the recent Fleet Transport Awards 2020, CMT Transport Ltd continues to go from strength to strength after 15 years in business.

Lappin International - dedicated to the service
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.

Mercedes-Benz Vito gets nod from Enterprise in 20-unit deal
International vehicle rental specialists, Enterprise is expanding its light commercials fleet with the addition of twenty new 202-registration Mercedes-Benz Vito 110L Classic vans.

IVECO joins forces with the Repsol Honda MotoGP team for the next two seasons
With its long tradition of MotoGP sponsorship, IVECO now joins the Repsol Honda Team in pursuit of victory on the European race circuits for the next two seasons.

Volta Zero selected by Bring and Posten for trials
​​​​​​​Bring and Posten, the Nordic region’s leading distributor of parcels, cargo, and mail, has chosen Volta Trucks for an exclusive trial of its forthcoming Volta Zero.

Cookes Transport now offering a full range of transportation solutions
With an exceptional track record going back almost six decades, Cookes Transport is a Dublin-based, family-run haulage company offering tailor-made solutions to meet customers’ specific needs.

Michelin reports low accidental damage claims
Tyre manufacturer Michelin is reporting just 769 eligible claims for damage under its free accidental damage guarantee – from nearly 120,000 entitled truck and bus tyres sold in Ireland and the UK in the 12 months ending 30 June 2020.

Zellwood set to reduce CO2 emissions by 500,000kg per year with 40 new DAF CF tractor units
One of Ireland’s leading contract management and logistics solutions providers, Zellwood Limited, has invested in 40 new DAF CF tractor units from DAF Trucks Ireland, as part of a long-term commitment to reduce CO2 emissions.

New Volvo FH fleet on the start line for McLaren Racing
McLaren Racing has put its new fleet of 24 Volvo FH Globetrotter XL tractor units into service, transporting all of the team’s equipment for this weekend’s season-opening F1 race in Spielberg, Austria.

SMF adds third base in Balbriggan
SMF Motor Factors (Swords Motor Factors) has been one of the leading motor factors in Ireland since its establishment in 1982.

BFGoodrich expands construction tyre range
BFGoodrich has added to its range of heavy truck tyres with the introduction of its new Cross Control 2 – the brand’s first second-generation product to be introduced into the Irish and UK markets.

Volvo drives desirability to the next level with launch of FH Unlimited Edition
Volvo Trucks is launching an FH Unlimited Edition tractor unit featuring a luxurious Globetrotter XL cab interior.

An impeccable service
2020 marks 18 years in business for Penrose Transport – a family run business with a fleet that consists of over 25 vehicles. Irish Trucker found all about the company recently from its Managing Director, Wayne Penrose and Transport Manager, John Rooney.

Volvo Used Trucks drives warranty provision to new lengths
Volvo Used Trucks has extended the warranty cover available across all vehicles sold through its network of 14 manufacturer-owned retail sites nationwide, demonstrating the confidence it has in the quality of its product and preparation.

Custom logistics software solutions from HUB 360
HUB 360 have developed custom optimization supply chain software solution that are proven to deliver significant savings to companies involved in the transportation sector.

A seamless one-stop shop providing Transport, Vehicle Maintenance and Mobile Repair Services
Complementing a full range of haulage solutions throughout Ireland and the UK with diagnostic, repairs and maintenance services for all vehicles and trailers, Cullen Transport & Trailer Services provide a complete package.

Gradual re-opening of some RSA services
The Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross and the Road Safety Authority (RSA) have confirmed that the phased reopening of some RSA’s services will begin on Monday 8 June, the start of phase 2 of the Government’s road map for easing of Covid19 restrictions.