FSDF member McCulla has marked its 50th anniversary with a gold-liveried Volvo FH tractor. The Volvo FH-500 Globetrotter XL, supplied by Dennison Commercials of Ballyclare in Northern Ireland. was kept under wraps until its début at the company’s 50th anniversary dinner on 4 May. The milestone vehicle is joined by a further 14 new Volvo FH tractors that form the company’s vehicle replacement programme for this year. The 15 FHs have Volvo’s factory-fitted Lite pusher axle that allows twin fuel […]Read More
FSDF member McCulla Ireland was crowned Chilled Operator of the Year at the annual Export & Freight Transport & Logistics Awards 2018. McCulla has won a raft of awards in the last 18 months, including being named Northern Ireland’s best mid-size family business of the year. SOURCE: http://www.globalcoldchainnews.com/mcculla-ireland-wins-chilled-operator-award/Read More
FSDF would like to welcome new full member McCulla (Ireland) Ltd. McCulla’s expertise in transporting chilled, ambient & frozen goods put them in the forefront of refrigerated transport, leading to logistics & haulage awards. With over forty years experience in the haulage industry McCulla Ireland are one of the country’s leading providers of Ambient, Chilled and Frozen logistics solutions throughout Ireland, the United Kingdom and Europe. Operating a modern fleet of vehicles, all equipped with inbuilt tracking and temperature monitoring systems they can […]Read More
Specialist refrigerated transport and logistics company, McCulla Ireland Ltd (subscribers to FSDF’s Climate Change Agreement), has been recognised both locally and at UK and all-Ireland industry events during the 2017 awards season. Between May and September, the family-run, Lisburn-based business was a finalist for 17 separate awards, eight of which the company went on to win. Of the eight awards, achieved at six different events, three recognised McCulla Ireland for its environmental commitment, three for its achievements in the Company’s […]Read More
McCulla Ireland (subscribers to FSDF’s Climate Change Agreement) boosted turnover and pre-tax profit for the full-year to the end of December 2016, according to an article on the website Insider Media. The article says that McCulla Ireland reported turnover of £21.97m compared to £20.3m the previous 12 months. Pre-tax profit was also up from £1.12m to £1.15m. In a report accompanying the results, McCulla wrote about Brexit. The company said: “The broadly positive economic environment in which the company operates […]Read More
Lisburn-based logistics company McCulla Ireland Ltd (subscribers to FSDF’s Climate Change Agreement) has won the ‘Temperature Controlled Operator of the Year’ title at the Motor Transport Awards. The prestigious event, which took place at the Grosvenor House Hotel on London’s Park Lane, was attended by more than 1,600 guests and was hosted by broadcaster Gaby Logan and comedian John Bishop. McCulla Ireland was praised by the judges for its “innovative, comprehensive and flexible” approach to the frozen and chilled sector […]Read More
McCulla, subscribers to FSDF Climate Change Agreement and a logistics provider for temperature-controlled and ambient goods, has taken on five more Schmitz Cargobull refrigerated trailers, having found their durability and robustness the perfect complement to its operations.
The company, with bases in Lisburn and Dublin, operates a mixed fleet of 125 trailers, and has now expanded with its latest outright purchase from Schmitz Cargobull.