first electric trucks delivered

First Electric Trucks Delivered

Volvo Trucks has anounced that the first electric trucks delivered by the company are now working as garbage and distribution …
next stage of the Acco

Next Stage of the Acco

The Iveco brand has had mixed fortunes in the Australian truck market, but is now unveiling the next stage of …
technological tour de force

Technological Tour de Force

On a recent trip to Europe, Diesel News’ US correspondent, Steve Sturgess, got a first look at the latest version …
pushing further ahead

Pushing Further Ahead

There seems to be no stopping the Isuzu bandwagon, as the company prepares to celebrate 30 years as the top …
out on the road with the new Scanias

Out on the Road with the New Scanias

Heading out of Cairns early morning to avoid what passes for a rush hour in the north Queensland city, we …
looking at truck driver health

Looking at Truck Driver Health

Truck driving is one of the unhealthiest jobs in Australia, according to a study into driver health which has been …
community perception of freight is really poor

Community Perception of Freight is Really Poor

“The community perception of freight is really poor,” said Craig Smith-Gander, Chairman of the Western Roads Federation and Managing Director …
ask the bloody question

Ask the Bloody Question

If the powers that be really wanted to know how to make life easier for truckies on the highway, they …
    

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organised chaos

Organised Chaos

“From 5 o’clock it is just a frenzy of freight going everywhere; organised chaos, as we start this massive sorting …
building on firm foundations

Building on Firm Foundations

Since taking the reins at Scully RSV in July 2017, Avraam Solomon is building on firm foundations, on a mission …
my own overnight run

My Own Overnight Run

“At the time, all I wanted to do was have my own overnight run,” says Tim Sullivan of Sullivans Logistics. …
drivers don’t seek medical help

Drivers Don’t Seek Medical Help

An ongoing problem within the trucking industry is truck drivers don’t seek medical help when living with untreated medical issues. …
breaking truck sales records

Breaking Truck Sales Records

It looks pretty certain that at the end of 2018 the Australian truck market will be breaking truck sales records …