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Galway firm boosts fleet with Actros addition

Leading Galway-based waste management company, Walsh Waste has enhanced its fleet of Mercedes-Benz commercial vehicles with the recent addition of a new Actros 2535L rear loader refuse truck.

Factory painted in the company’s distinctive red and black livery and complete with a body supplied by Dublin-based Logic Fleet, the new unit will soon be put through its paces collecting waste throughout Galway and the surrounding counties.

The second Mercedes-Benz of this type to be delivered to Walsh Waste in the past two years, its features include midi cab with comfort suspension, aerodynamic air deflector, eight tonne front and rear steered axles and 12 speed powershift gearbox with a special municipal mode for refuse collection.

Joining a fleet of 40 units, the new Actros forms part of a continuous fleet upgrade and business expansion and comes on foot of the company’s recent new office and garage development.