Agri, Plant Sales & Hire


Catch of the day
Established in 2001 by Eugene Hannigan and owned and operated by Hannigan Fish Trading, Hannigan Live Irish Shellfish has grown to become one of the largest exporters of live Irish shellfish.


Specto forge new partnership with Houghton Parkhouse
Specto are the new sole agents for Houghton Parkhouse in the Republic of Ireland, having held a successful Open Day at their impressive facility near Fermoy, Co. Cork on Saturday, March 9 last.


Hire & Sales - the best of both worlds with Walker Vehicles Rentals & Sales
Walker Vehicle Rentals offer the widest range of commercial vehicles nationwide with over 20 years expertise in the Commercial Vehicle Hire and Sales market.


The bulk animal feed haulage specialists
Established in 1990, Crilly Transport Ltd is a leading bulk animal feed transport specialist which provides daily deliveries to Lakeland Dairies Agribusiness customers across Leinster and Ulster.


Hire 45: the future of rental trailers
Starting up any form of business can be a daunting task even for those who have experience in this area, but for some it is a natural progression to take.


The plant hire specialists
Established in March 2006, Plantmaster Hire Ltd is a leading supplier of self-drive construction machinery and equipment. Managing director Ronan Quinn explains more.


The milk link
Ever wonder how you’re milk gets to your kitchen table? Well, it’s a process that has been carried out over and over again in Ireland for many years now.


“It was nice to be up there with the big boys!”
Specialising in transporting and spreading of slurry and sludges, Evergreen Fields of Dunmore, Co Galway was shortlisted at the 2018 Fleet Transport Awards.


New for agriculture
New developments are moving into in all industries. Reacting to them and offering technical solutions is one of the strengths of the Faymonville Group.


Flynn Crane Hire is reaching new heights
Approaching 20 years in business, Flynn Crane Hire Ltd is a leading crane hire specialist with a large fleet of mobile cranes, self-erecting cranes and trucks available to rent across Ireland.


Fish tales
As well as boasting a proven track record in the transportation of timber and pharmaceuticals, O’Malley Transport in Newport, County Mayo is Ireland’s largest independent live fish haulier.


Ireland’s largest fleet management and vehicle rental company
With a fleet of over 4,000 vehicles in service with semi-state bodies, local authorities and government bodies nationwide, Holden Plant Rentals Ltd. has evolved into Ireland’s largest fleet management and vehicle rental operator.


A Volvo FH 25-Year Special Edition Provides the Pefect Tribute for Adams Transport
Specialising in agricultural and general haulage throughout Ireland, Adams Transport of Armoy, Co. Antrim has recently taken delivery of a new Volvo FH 25-Year Special Edition, the first to be ordered by a Volvo customer.


New additions to GMC Grab Hire fleet
GMC Grab Hire Ltd is a fast-growing Co. Dublin-based company which recently took delivery of two brand new trucks. Managing director Gary McCormack explains more.


Stunning fleet, superb service
As well as providing exceptional plant hire, site clearance, demolition, haulage and groundworks solutions, Shanowen Plant Hire Ltd. also operates one of the best-looking fleets in the Leinster region.


Still the First Choice
Established since 1999, First Choice Commercials Ltd sells new and used trucks plant and machinery to home and export markets. Irish Trucker learned more from Managing Director Mark O’Neill about the Naas-based company.


R&J O’Connor Transport gets the cream
R&J O’Connor Transport Ltd provides a top-class milk collection and delivery service for Glanbia in Co. Wexford.


K McKenna Haulage is up to the TASCC
Coming up on 30 years in business, K McKenna Haulage (Kieran McKenna) in Clones, Co. Monaghan is one of the leading bulk animal feed transport specialists in the country.


Nobody does plant hire better
Operating out of North Wicklow, Gaelic Plant Hire grants customers nationwide access to a vast fleet of fresh, immaculately-maintained plant and access equipment ideally suited to any on-site job.


The complete service
Being able to provide a wide range of services ensures that a business can compete for a variety of work, which leads to them being generally busy all year round.


The mobile and mini crane hire specialists
Kevin Keogh Crane Hire Ltd has the distinction of being the only crane hire company in Ireland to offer mobile, mini/spider and city cranes for hire. With depots in Dublin and Laois, the company operates a nationwide 24/7 crane hire service.


Unrivalled mechanical services for trucks and trailers
Celebrating a decade in business this year, Joe Bradley of Drumrock Mechanical is widely regarded as one of Ireland’s leading commercial vehicle technicians.


Update on enforcement of drivers hours rules during animal fodder crisis
There has been on-going liaison over the past few days between the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport, the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine and the Road Safety Authority.


Where there’s a mill there’s a way
M Beattie & Son Ltd. in County Tyrone has been providing the agri sector with a superb animal feeds / general merchants service for over six-and-a-half decades.


“Do the deal, then do the work, that’s very much how I work”
Keith Cleary Plant Hire Ltd has gained an enviable reputation for delivering high quality projects in their chosen areas of expertise.