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New “logistics associate” apprenticeship standard announced

The Governments announcement of a new apprenticeship standard designed to attract young people into the logistics sector has been welcomed by the freight industry. The new “logistics associate” apprenticeship standard, presented by Minister for Education Richard Bruton, will provide structured education and training opportunities for both young people and currently employed personnel in all […]

Introducing Scania L-series for urban deliveries

Pictured is the new Scania L 320 6×2 rear-steer, the newly developed cab series for urban transport from the Swedish manufacturer. The new L-series was created purely for distribution, refuse collection and maintenance with many unique features. “These lower trucks are well adapted for cities,” stated Jorge Gutierrez, Product Manager, […]

PICTURE OF THE WEEK

Safe Cap – an innovative solution to travel fatigue Ford Brazil’s Heavy Truck division has developed an innovative technology to help truck drivers ride more safely and avoid a common situation that happens during their trip routines: travel fatigue. The Safe Cap looks like a common Baseball cap at first […]

VIDEO OF THE MONTH

“In Galway, everything is recyclable.” – Thermo King Galway First to Achieve Zero Waste to Landfill https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hajx51lDpH4 Thermo King, established in Galway in 1976, is Ingersoll Rand’s HQ for Europe, Middle East, India & Africa (EMEIA) in the manufacture and Research & Development of truck and trailer refrigeration units. Tweet

“Securing the Interests of Irish Exporters in the East” – Irish Exporters Association Supply Chain Seminar

Successful IEA Supply Chain Seminar Series in partnership with Ulster Bank, Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail, Rhenus Logistics & Fleet Transport comes to a conclusion for 2017 Revenue advise exporters on trading with third countries The Irish Exporters Association (IEA), in partnership with Ulster Bank, Iarnród Éireann Irish Rail, Rhenus Logistics […]