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New HGV Weight Limits welcomed

The Freight Transport Association of Ireland (FTAI), has welcomed the news that regulations on the maximum weight laden limit for heavy duty rigid trucks have been signed into law on 1 February 2018 by the Minister for Transport Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross. But the legislation does not provide guidance […]

FTAI Transport Manager Conference 2018

            The Johnstown Estate Hotel & Spa, Enfield, County Meath – 28 March The future of road transport business across the country has never been more unpredictable, with the prospect of Brexit affecting decisions for those trading domestically as well as internationally.  And whether a […]

Vehicle shortage continues to worsen – TimoCom

            Freight numbers in Europe continue to be higher than average Free truck load capacity is getting scarcer in Europe, according to TimoCom’s Transport Barometer. In the 4th quarter of 2017, Europe’s largest transport platform had only 29 vehicle offers to fulfil 71 transport orders. […]

IFOY Test Certificates presented to finalists

          Products and warehouse solutions from BYD, Jungheinrich, Liebherr, Still, Gebr. Schulte, Wegard and Witron were acknowledged with the IFOY seal “Best in Intralogistics” for their participation in the IFOY 2018 Test Days. IFOY, the organisation of the International Forklift & Intralogistics competition presented the “Best […]

Picture of the week

            Iveco distributor Emerald Truck & Van presented with IVOTY replica awards Frank Scanlon, Operations Director at Emerald Truck & Van, Iveco distributors, Ballymount, Dublin 12 is pictured receiving the replica trophies for the International Van of the Year Award 2018 from Jarlath Sweeney, Chairman […]