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.

Irish Truck of the Year

15 contenders for 15th Irish Truck of the Year Awards 2019

Appropriately for the fifteenth running of the Irish Truck of the Year Awards programme, organiser Fleet Transport magazine has received fifteen nominations for the...

Differing opinions at European Parliament stalls Mobility Package

The long-standing political battle at European Parliament level continues on the first Mobility Package for professional drivers. Last week the Parliament rejected three Commission proposals...

Picture of the Week

Renault Trucks’ Urban Lab 2 reaches its fuel consumption reduction targets After eight months of development and seven months of testing its Urban Lab 2...

Mandata introduces improved tacho download service

Pictured are Mandata’s Kevin Marshall, development director and Carl Jameson, web services developer, showcasing the company’s new Tacho Now download service. The transport management technology...

Eleven new Dennison Trailers for Surefreight Ltd

Dennison Trailers is to deliver on a significant order of eleven new machinery trailers with long standing client, Surefreight Ltd (Newry) “We are delighted...

MAN Truck & Bus to electrify IAA CV Show in Hannover

In a little over two months time the 2018 IAA Commercial Vehicle Show will take place in Hannover, and for German based global manufacturer...

On-line Retail in Ireland galloping ahead – AIB Report

Speaking at the recent launch of the 2018 edition of Allied Irish Banks Transport & Logistics Report, Robert Quill, who is head of Transport ...
health problems

Truck driving in crisis due to health problems and recruitment crisis

A combination of health problems, an aging workforce and a failure to recruit younger workers, is creating a crisis in HGV drivers creating severe...
Mercedes-Benz Van Experience

Paneltex delivered three world debuts at Mercedes-Benz Van Experience Live

Three of the brand-new 2018 Mercedes Sprinters fitted with Paneltex temperature-controlled bodies made their world debut at the Mercedes-Benz Van Experience Live event, held...
VanSafe standard

Medicall Ambulance Service achieves VanSafe standard

Fleet Transport Award winning Dublin based private ambulance service Medicall Ambulance Service, has achieved FTA Ireland's (FTAI) VanSafe standard. This standard gives recognition to van...