Irish Trucker magazine August 2017

August issue of Irish Trucker magazine out now

The August issue of Irish Trucker magazine is out now with special coverage of the upcoming Tipperary Truck Show.



Actros fulfils ATC expectations
Computer transport and logistics specialists ATC has taken delivery of two new Mercedes-Benz Actros units, supplied by MUTEC through their new Long Mile Road Sales Centre.


A local service from David Huey Haulage
The farming community and haulage industry have closely knit ties as the transport of agricultural materials. Long gone are the days of a few milk cans being thrown up on an ass and cart before heading off to the local creamery.


An attention to detail that is second to none
When Colin Morrow set up his home heating oil business – Morrow Fuels – back in 1987, it didn't take him long to spot a new business opportunity.


Still tipping away after 80 years
The family-run business has the expertise and experience in haulage and logistics to get the job done right every time.


New bulkhead for UK and Ireland dual-temp control
Krone, the Germany-based international trailer manufacturer, has introduced a new, lightweight moveable bulkhead for dual-temperature use in their Cool Liner refrigerated trailers.


Stena Line to add extra North Sea freight capacity on Rotterdam to Harwich route
In response to demand on the route from Rotterdam (Europoort) to Harwich, Stena Line is to increase capacity by changing to larger ships.


Maintaining high standards
Irish Trucker spoke with road Maintenance Manager Marian Lewis to learn the ins and outs of what maintaining a busy stretch of almost 38km exactly entails.


An A+ commercial vehicle dealer
In conjunction with the Renault Pro+ specialist network, Joe Mallon Motors in Naas and Portlaoise offer light commercial vehicle operators wholly customer-focused solutions tailored to their exact requirements.


Twice the Service
Kingswood Commercials Ltd and Navan Bus and Truck Services Ltd and Kingswood Commercial Vehicle Test Centre Ltd are three companies that are run under the one umbrella and the services that they provide their large customer base are second to none.


Experts in tyre distribution
Mileage Tyres is one of the largest wholesalers and importers of tyres in Ireland and in turn can offer all of the major brands at amazingly low prices.


Something for everyone
As one of Dublin’s largest independent motor factors SMF, based in both Swords and Lusk, stock the highest quality parts for not only the Motor Industry, but they also supply parts for the Agricultural, Commercial, Plant and Marine industries.


Power and passion
Providing exceptional mobile power washing services to commercial fleets across Dublin city and county, Boyle Power Wash Ltd. has gone from strength to strength since its inception five years ago.


Delivering on time, every time
These are exciting times for Hannon Transport which is preparing to open a new state-of-the-art distribution facility in Rotterdam.


50 years and counting for Deane Public Works
Deane Public Works Ltd is a very successful family run Private Limited Company with a reputation for excellence in Civil Engineering Construction and Property Development.


Boylan point
Tony Boylan Transport Ltd is a family run company formed in 2001 and based in Ashbourne, Co Meath. Their reputation is exemplary with a large amount of our work coming from repeat business or recommendations from their previous customers.


Mercedes-Benz commercials - celebrating 50 years in Ireland
Mercedes-Benz is this year celebrating the 50th anniversary of the launch, in 1967, of their heavy commercial vehicles in Ireland.


Toga Freight Services announces alliance with Spanish logistics group
Toga Freight Services, the long established and reputable Freight Forwarders headquartered in Dublin 12, have announced an exciting new alliance with a major logistics group, Euro Cargo Express Group (ECX), which is headquartered outside Alicante in Southern Spain.


ETS – for all your tachograph solutions
Euro Tachograph Solutions (ETS) is a young company which provides tachograph analysis to hauliers, coach operators, fleet hire companies and waste management companies nationwide.


A customer-focused parts service
Spring & Airbrake Ireland Ltd. distribute a full range of high-quality commercial vehicle parts, trailer components and garage equipment.


Zell’of a service
Zellwood Ltd is an award-winning contract management and logistics solutions provider based in Donabate, Co. Dublin and specialising in chilled goods distribution throughout Ireland, the UK and mainland Europe.


Renault Trucks launches new right hand drive range T High for the UK long-haul market
In response to the changing UK and Irish markets, and a clear demand from customers, Renault Trucks is delighted to announce the introduction of a newly-engineered right hand drive Range T High, available from early 2018.


Two new models enhance the Fassi XE range
Fassi presents the F345A xe-dynamic and F345RA xe-dynamic cranes, two new XE models in the medium-duty lifting range, both characterised by excellent performance and weight-to-power ratio.


Technology award for wave piston design that lowers fuel consumption
The Volvo Group’s new truck engines are more fuel efficient as a result of their intelligent piston design. Waves have been added to the piston crown to improve the use of oxygen. The engineers behind the innovation have now received the Volvo Technology Award 2017.


The stone specialists
Many parts of Ireland produce aggregates that is ideal for quarrying and this is a major industry throughout the country. Through modern technology and the willingness to progress, companies now produce a wide range of products for a variety of markets.




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