Monday, February 18, 2019

Breaking News

Breaking News updates the Irish Transport Industry on all news, views, and upcoming product launches. The website is updated daily for the most up to date news.

Gerrit Marx takes on Chairmanship of ACEA Commercial Vehicle Board

The European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has announced that Gerrit Marx, the newly-appointed President Commercial and Specialty Vehicles at CNH Industrial, takes on the...

Port of Gothenburg freight volumes 2018

In 2018, 753,000 containers (TEU) were handled at the Port of Gothenburg. Photo: Gothenburg Port Authority. Port of Gothenburg freight figures for 2018 have just...
become a qualified Transport Manager

Ever desire to become a qualified Transport Manager?

If you ever wished to pursue a career in road transport, the time is right and the time is now to obtain a recognised qualification...
Ireland's National Energy & Climate Plan

Heating oil trade association responds to first draft of Ireland’s National Energy & Climate...

Responding to the first draft of Ireland's National Energy and Climate Plan (NECP). the trade association for the oil and fuel sector in Ireland and the...
European Overview of Low Emission Zones

A European Overview of Low Emission Zones and Diesel Schemes

Among an abundance of misleading information, a comprehensive, cartographic overview of diesel bans and low-emission zones across 350 cities in 8 countries has finally...
Commercial vehicle registrations increase

Commercial vehicle registrations increase across EU by +3.2% in 2018

European markets increased by 3.2% compared to 2017, marking the sixth consecutive year of growth. Almost 2.5 million commercial vehicles were registered across the European...
Land’s End to John O’Groats

New dates for Transaid Land’s End to John O’Groats (LEJOG) cycle challenge

Transport charity Transaid has published new dates for its Land’s End to John O’Groats (LEJOG) cycle challenge, with riders from across the transport and...
Opel Vivaro breaks cover

PICTURE OF THE WEEK – New Groupe PSA Opel Vivaro breaks cover

Details of the third generation Opel Vivaro due for launch in October 2019, have been revealed. Produced in Luton, the new Vivaro will offer...
alternative fuels in transport

Truck CO2 targets: No public charging points for electric or hydrogen trucks available, data...

Sharing the concern of many participants willing to move to alternative fuels in transport, the  European Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (ACEA) has published data on...
Ford & Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles announce new partnership

Ford & Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles announce new partnership

*Aims for a Win-Win in Commercial Vans & Medium Pick-up trucks arena *Resultant improvements in cost savings, efficiencies and scale to boost competitiveness of both...