Actros proves a 'Glass Act' for Carey Glass


Carey Glass, Mercedes-Benz)

The Mercedes-Benz heavy-duty Actros truck is proving to be a ‘glass act’ for independent Irish glass processor, Carey Glass.

The Nenagh-based firm has recently taken delivery of two new Actros 2540L units which brings to 29 the number of Mercedes-Benz trucks now on its fleet of heavy commercial vehicles.

Supplied by Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicle main dealer Truck Car Sales in Patrickswell, and factory paint finished in the Tipperary firm’s blue and white livery, features on the new 400bhp units include 10.7 litre engines, 12-speed powershift gearboxes, trailer brakes and electrics and enforced rear stabilisers.

Inside, driver comforts include air conditioning, night heater, satellite navigation, Apple Car Play, Bluetooth and comfort cab suspension.

With a rich heritage dating back to the Company’s foundation in 1965, Carey Glass processes 14,000 square metres of glass, in-house, every day. Servicing over 1,000 customers across Europe, the UK and North America, products range from architectural façade glazing, curved, laminated and painted glass to advanced insulated units and bespoke interior panels, all finished to the highest industry standards.