Awards

Fleet Transport Awards Winners 2017

Top Irish haulier accolade for Clare Distribution Services while Volvo Trucks scores hat-trick of wins at the Fleet Transport Awards 2017   Clare Distribution Services (Dublin) has become the latest winner of the annual Fleet Transport Irish Haulier of the Year Awards for 2017, sponsored by Rosslare Europort. While Volvo […]

Ireland’s Best Truck Driver Competition

The 3rd annual contest to seek the safest and most efficient truck driver in Ireland, organised by Fleet Transport magazine has got underway with 16 qualifiers participating  in the Eco-drive trials from the Mercedes-Benz CV HQ in Dublin. Drivers are pitting their skills against the FleetBoard telematics system on the […]

Truck Park plan will ease Operation Stack nightmare

Plans for a new Truck Park in Kent to ease the disruption caused by Operation Stack will provide much-needed facilities for truck drivers and end road chaos for residents and businesses, according to the Freight Transport Association (FTA). Last week Highways England launched a consultation on two sites near junction […]

Pictures of the Week

Awards Galore at Solutrans 2015 Lyon, France 17 November 2015. At a gala ceremony hosted by the Lyon Chamber of Commerce in association with Solutrans 2015, a number of International and National awards were announced and presented on the night. All of the prize winning vehicles were on display at […]

FTA Ireland says officials must be aware of new Laws

Freight Transport Association Ireland has welcomed a move by the Department for Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation to resolve issues around working time legislation for mobile workers. But Neil McDonnell, the Association’s General Manager, says the department must ensure officials at the Labour Relations Commission (LRC) are fully briefed on the […]