Martin Ryan & Sons Based in Limerick, Ireland has excelled in general haulage for more than 60 years. Brothers Martin, Declan and Brendan carry on a proud tradition of a very successful family legacy.

The company was founded by the late Martin Ryan, and operates from its very central base at Cappamore, Co. Limerick with satellite sites in Naas and Dublin.

Martin Ryan Haulage Ltd trading as Martin Ryan & Sons is steeped in the best traditions of a small family owned and run general haulage company. The company operates in numerous markets, without having over dependence on any particular sector or customer.

According to Brendan; ”Our late father did most of the hard work. He built it up over the years. When he passed away in 2001 we carried it on and built on the hard work he had done. He was a great believer in not keeping all your eggs in one basket, and that belief has stood the company in good stead”

Brendan, Martin and Declan all often drive on a daily basis, which means they are in tune with the requirements of their clients and can deliver a very efficient and reliable service.


Martin Ryan & Sons are proud members of the Irish Road Haulage Association.

The IRHA is the recognised national representative body of the licenced road haulage industry in the Republic of Ireland.

IRHA members operate under Road Haulage Operator Licences issued by the Department of Transport. A Road Haulage Operator’s Licence is required where goods are carried for hire or reward in a vehicle or combination of vehicles which is in excess of 3.5 (metric) tonnes.

The IRHA was founded in 1973 with the purpose of representing and promoting the interests of Ireland’s licenced road haulage industry – on a national and international level. The Association promotes excellence, professionalism and safety in the operation of road transport businesses.


Promoting professionalism, excellence and safety in transport