Van, Truck, Trailer, Bus and Coach Aftermarket News in Ireland

Author: Eoin Cuttle

Keywaste adds to Mercedes-Benz fleet

Keywaste, the Walkinstown-based waste management service and leading commercial waste operator in Ireland has further expanded its Mercedes-Benz waste collection fleet with the purchase of four new Econic 2630L models. With robust Powerlink refuse collection body supplied by Logic Fleet and finished in the company’s distinct vivid green livery, the new Econic is a truck

Hunter produces new and affordable alignment systems

The premium level of servicing offered by Hunter alignment systems has, until now, been considered by some as being out of reach. However, with the new Hunter PA200 range ‘Specials Deal’, workshops of all sizes and budgets can add Hunter wheel alignment servicing to their arsenal, giving them the scope to grow their business significantly.

HMG launches high opacity lead free colourants 

HMG Paints has further expanded its innovative Unit Lite mixing scheme with the addition of two brand new lead-free high opacity colourants. A high opacity Green Shade Yellow and Red Shade Yellow are now available for HMG’s diverse customer base and distributor network. The two new colourants are replacements for lead containing colourants, and a

New workshops at Automechanika

Practical workshops have been a part of Automechanika Frankfurt for many years. Now, on the occasion of the event’s 25 year anniversary, the range of workshops on offer is being expanded yet again with new offerings that include bodywork repair and paintwork, augmented reality, truck competence, diagnostic techniques and digital communication. Every day from September

Roadlink’s international focus set for Frankfurt 

Roadlink International is once again gearing up for Automechanika Frankfurt, showcasing its full aftermarket portfolio on Stand C78 in Hall 5.1, taking place at Messe Frankfurt on September 11-15. As one of the leading commercial vehicle parts suppliers, Roadlink offers a comprehensive range of new and remanufactured braking solutions, including calipers, brake shoes, pads, discs

Stagecoach to trial driverless bus in the UK

Multi-regional operator Stagecoach is set to become the first travel operator in the UK to trial self-driving buses. The firm is to produce a single decker which is capable of operating without someone behind the wheel, in partnership with bus manufacturer Alexander Dennis Limited and tech company Fusion Processing. Sam Greer, bus engineering director for Stagecoach UK, said: “Stagecoach

Finnegan Equipment Solutions launches new website

Finnegan Equipment Solutions (FES) has launched a new user friendly website at, which showcases the company’s wide range of Josam wheel alignment equipment. Finnegan Equipment Solutions is the sales and distribution partner for Josam throughout the island of Ireland and will showcase multiple products at the AutoTrade EXPO, Citywest Hotel and Exhibition Centre, Dublin,

Tech ‘n’ Tools launches Virtual Academy

Tech’n’Tools has launched a Virtual Academy online to deliver manufacturer level technical training for the aftermarket. The Virtual Academy delivers video-based technical training for the 21st century, through interactive video content, designed to save you money and improve your workshop productivity. Using cutting edge learning technology and Tech ‘n’ Tools ‘vast industry expertise, the Virtual Academy will support motor

New Sealey TRX-Star Socket set

Sealey has launched a new 14 piece TRX-Star socket set. This latest addition to Sealey’s Premier Black Range of Hand Tools increases the comprehensive selection which is suitable for daily professional use. They feature a fully polished black chrome finish with machined and lacquered surfaces and also incorporate knurled rings for extra grip with oily