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Is the truck becoming a tool of crime?

When the news broke that 39 people were discovered dead in the back of a trailer, there was revulsion in the road transport industry...

Cash Flow Planning

As discussed in previous articles, the emphasis on cash flow management in a business is the most important but also the least productive function...

Seriously thinking of a career in road haulage?

The fact that the existing shortage of drivers is not confined to the Republic of Ireland has meant that a great deal has been...
Ford Transit story

One-to-One with Michael McDonagh, Global Chief Programme Engineer; Ford Transit

The man responsible for Ford’s Transit and Transit Custom in Europe, North America & Russia has strong Irish connections. Fleet Transport met with Michael...

TIMOCOM outlines the biggest digitalisation challenges facing the transport industry

3 digitalisation measures are changing transport processes There is still a big gap between the amount of digitalisation available in larger transport and logistics companies...

Hydrogen Mobility Ireland established

New group founded to address hydrogen transport in Ireland Hydrogen Mobility Ireland, is led by industrial company members and will look at how to deploy...

How AI will move the commercial vehicle industry forward Alessandro Lori, PhD, Head of Data Products, Verizon Connect For decades, businesses have used new technologies to...

Renault Trucks strengthens its positions in global markets

At the beginning of a specially arranged webcast press briefing, Bruno Blin, President Renault Trucks announced that the French Commercial Vehicle manufacturer recorded a...
Minister Donohue

Open letter to Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohue

Dear Minister Donohue, You wrote in the Sunday Business Post on 17 February an article headed: “We must generate consensus on key policies”. My answer...
Truck driving robots

Truck driving robots – Not there yet!

About two years ago on the Marian Finucane Show on RTE Radio 1, a discussion began about the likelihood of robots replacing manual labour...