Trailers


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.


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.


SDC Trailers raise £130,645 for local children with cancer
Toomebridge based trailer manufacturer SDC, has raised over £130,645 to support local children’s cancer charity, Cancer Fund for Children over a three year corporate partnership.


As good as new
The genesis of Truck & Trailer Works Ltd. (TTW) occurred in February of 2016 following a buy-out of McLoughlin Coachworks, with a new workshop opened in Dublin Port to complement the original Dungannon HQ.


Woodside Haulage take delivery of 60 new SDC Trailers
Woodside Haulage, one of the leading road haulage companies in the UK and Ireland, have taken delivery of 60 new curtainsider trailers from SDC Trailers in Toomebridge.


SDC reveal trailer line up at the CV Show
SDC Trailers have confirmed that they will return to the UKs premier commercial vehicle exhibition with five trailers representing the requirements of todays haulage industry.


Tiger Trailers to premiere first 52 pallet moving deck trailer
Tiger Trailers is doubling the size of its stand at this years CV Show, enabling it to showcase two new double deck trailers – including the UK and Irelands first 52-pallet straight frame double deck trailer to feature a full-length moving deck.


Ten years of Leitch Translift Ltd
Celebrating 10 years in business, Leitch Translift Ltd (LTL) is a leading truck mounted crane hire and lifting specialist based in Strabane, Co. Tyrone. Managing director Niall Leitch explains more.


Andover Trailers launches a new generation of step frame
Andover Trailers has launched a new generation of tri-axle step frame trailers, designed to carry a wide range of machines whilst maintaining a flat deck. Its launch marks one of the most significant new products from the British trailer manufacturer for a decade.


New KRONE flatbed semi-trailer for UK and Ireland
Krone will be introducing a new flatbed semi-trailer to the UK and Ireland during the first quarter of 2017.


50,000 not out for Dennison Trailers
Lancaster and Naas based commercial trailer manufacturer Dennison Trailers has reached a major milestone, producing its 50,000th trailer since the company was formed.


Gordon Bell & Son has many strings to its bow
Gordon Bell & Son is a long-established and highly-regarded company specialising in truck, trailer, van and crane service and repair, truck and trailer sales, haulage contracting, trailer hire, roller brake testing and spare parts.


The amazing story of the Stonehall Shunty
Operating out of Shannon Industrial Estate, Stonehall Engineering Co. Ltd. manufactures the game-changing Stonehall Shunty truck-mounted forklift with telescopic boom.


RGVA solves on-road marketing for corporate solutions logistics
Vehicle graphics company RGVA®has recently completed the application of a striking livery to 25 new Scania R410 tractor units and 10 trailers for distribution specialists Corporate Solutions Logistics (CSL).


The trailer and van specialist
Established in 2012, West-Tranz LTD specialises in the sale of used trailers and light commercials as well as trailer refurbishing, shot-blasting and painting. Lee McKinney explains more about what his Portadown-based company has to offer.


VPG signs distribution agreement With Spanners to strengthen Onboard Weighing Presence in Ireland
VPG Onboard Weighing, a Vishay Precision Group, Inc. (VPG) brand, has announced that it has established a distribution agreement with Ireland-based Spanners Ltd.


Schmitz Cargobull appoints new UK & Ireland Managing Director
Schmitz Cargobull has appointed Alan Hunt as Managing Director for its UK and Ireland operations.


A  reliable service
In the short space of three years, Graham Trailer Services in Belfast has established itself as a leader in on site repair and fleet maintenance in Northern Ireland.


Hiabs R&D investment in Hudiksvall, Sweden completed
Hiab, part of Cargotec, has completed its R&D investment in Hudiksvall, Sweden.


Group which includes SDC Trailers bought by China based CIMC
CIMC Vehicles, the China-based global trailer manufacturer has announced the completion of its acquisition, for an undisclosed consideration, of Retlan Manufacturing Limited.


SDC Trailers raise over £100k for Cancer Fund for Children
The UK and Irelands largest trailer manufacturer, SDC Trailers based in Toomebridge has announced that the company has raised over £100,000 to help the Cancer Fund for Children.


Belfast based Serviceco set to launch truck and trailer maintenance brand across the UK and Ireland
A Northern Ireland company described as the AA for trucks and trailers is set to launch its new service in Belfast later this week.


Terberg DTS (UK) launches new Specialist Trailer Division
As a result of increasing demand for the specialist trailers offered within its current product portfolio, leading specialist vehicle provider Terberg DTS (UK) Ltd has announced that it has now established its specialist trailer business as a stand-alone division within the Yorkshire-based company.


MAN TGS evolves to compete in car transporter market
MAN Truck and Bus UK has launched its new 44 tonne 6x2 TGS as a solution to meet the demands of the market and in support of leading bodybuilder Essex-based Transporter.


Krone Approves New Goodyear ULTRA GRIP MAX T Winter Tyres
Krone has become the first trailer manufacturer to offer Goodyears latest winter trailer tyres as original equipment.





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