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Centrad Issues Rallying Call to Truck Operators Ahead of DVS Deadline

With changes to the UK's Transport for London (TfL’s) Direct Vision Standard set to go live later this year, leading vehicle CCTV and telematics...

ECS Tests Thermo King E-COOLPAC Battery Genset for their Refrigerated Marine Containers

 ECS is the first customer to experience benefits of the Thermo King E-COOLPAC electric battery genset offering diesel-free power source for refrigerated containers. European logistics...

Logistics & Supply Chain Skills Week 2024 launched

Jack Chambers, Minister of State with special responsibility for international and road transport and logistics, will today launch Logistics and Supply Chain Skills Week...

INEOS Automotive introduces the INEOS Fusilier with two powertrains

INEOS Automotive has unveiled its brand new 4X4 vehicle, the INEOS Fusilier, following the confirmation of a zero-emission model line in May 2022. The...

Intelligent tyre data allows for safer, more predictable and efficient autonomous vehicle performance

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company and Gatik (Gatik AI, Inc.), the leader in autonomous middle mile B2B logistics, announced the expansion of the...

CILT Mobility & Supply Chain Summit – Gibson Hotel, Dublin – 27th February 2024

This year, during Logistics & Supply Chain Skills Week as supported by the Department of Transport the CILT Mobility & Supply Chain Summit will...

Capitalflow eyes growth with acquisition of €122m Commercial Property Loan Book

Irish SME lender set to double its loan portfolio by 2025, and grow team by 50% Loan book acquired from Lunar Commercial Mortgages...

IrBEA launches guide for delivery of sustainable renewable fuel and fibre

The Irish Bioenergy Association (IrBEA) has published a guide to Specified Biomass Harvesting (SBH) as part of sustainable forest management. Ireland has grown a...

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PICTURE OF THE WEEK – EXCLUSIVE! All-new Transit Custom MS-RT & Ranger MS-RT

Ford Pro has revealed a new series of range-topping commercial vehicles under the MS-RT brand, namely the all-new Transit Custom MS-RT and Ranger MS-RT. The...

Some fleet operators are starting to “take hydrogen seriously” as a fuel option

Due to and because of issues they have encountered in operating electric vans, says the Association of Fleet Professionals (AFP). Paul Hollick, chair at the...

LIQUI MOLY launches additive for AdBlue

The newly developed additive protects the SCR system for exhaust gas treatment against damage Anyone who drives a modern series-production diesel has to fill up...

Harris Group enters new phase of business growth with appointment of new senior management team

The Harris Group, Ireland’s largest privately owned automotive distributor and retailer has announced a strategic restructuring of the Naas Road, Dublin based company, including...

Picture of the Week – Here is the Next Generation Nissan Interstar

Next generation Nissan Interstar is introduced for the first time ever – with a full-electric powertrain - Interstar-e - in addition to a...

Generation III Ford Transit Connect ready to enter market soon

Following the arrival of the new third generation Ford Transit Connect in passenger (Tourneo) form in 2022, the launch of the commercial or panel...

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CILT Mobility & Supply Chain Summit – Gibson Hotel, Dublin – 27th February 2024

This year, during Logistics & Supply Chain Skills Week as supported by the Department of Transport the CILT Mobility & Supply Chain Summit will...

Megawatt Charging & More: MAN Truck & Bus and ABB E-mobility announce R&D cooperation

MAN Truck & Bus and ABB E-mobility sign cooperation agreement on technical collaboration Megawatt charging system (MCS) marks the start of strategic collaboration  Cooperation to focus...

Fáilte Ireland’s Industry Briefing 2024

This year, Fáilte Ireland’s focus is on ‘Driving Sustainable Development’. Failte Ireland would like to invite all bus and coach operators to save the date...

EU social partners stand ready to help enact new Coach Driving rules

The International Road Transport Union (IRU) and the European Transport Workers Federation (ETF) have reaffirmed their commitment to work together and contribute to the implementation...

Volvo Bus UK & Ireland make a successful start to 2024

This year is off to a fantastic start for Volvo Bus with the delivery of new coaches on Irish roads.  Volvo Bus and Coach customers...

BYD – Official Partner & Official E-Mobility Partner of UEFA EURO 2024

BYD, the world’s leading New Energy Vehicle (NEV) manufacturer, becomes an Official Partner and the Official E-Mobility Partner of UEFA EURO 2024. It is...

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ECS Tests Thermo King E-COOLPAC Battery Genset for their Refrigerated Marine Containers

 ECS is the first customer to experience benefits of the Thermo King E-COOLPAC electric battery genset offering diesel-free power source for refrigerated containers. European logistics...

Trane Technologies, EU Parliament and Commission Officials & Cold Chain Partners Call for Accelerated Food Loss Solutions

Thermo King and Frigoblock owners, Trane Technologies participated in a round table event at the European Parliament on Advancing Food Loss Technologies and Policies. The...

Krone: Trailer delivery by Rail reduces CO2 emissions

Krone customers in south-west Germany can now benefit from a new sustainable logistics solution: The delivery of their new Krone vehicles will be handled...

APPOINTMENTS: At Hultsteins and Stena Line

Hultsteins strengthens ‘carbon-cutting’ management team in Ireland Hultsteins, the Swedish and UK sustainable refrigeration equipment manufacturer, announces a key appointment aimed at helping to introduce...

Schmitz Cargobull and Berger Fahrzeugtechnik GmbH join forces

Since the beginning of 2024, BERGERecotrail trailers have been available to purchase via the Schmitz Cargobull sales network. The relevant authorities have approved Schmitz...

High-spec bmi Trailers delivered to the Australian Waste Market

Dungannon, County Tyrone based specialist trailer builder bmi, recently dispatched the first part of a multi-trailer order for Australian company Integrated Waste Services (IWS).  “These highly...