Welcome Back To The Twitterverse

After a few weeks vacation, it’s welcome back to the Twitterverse! More picks from the trucking world on Twitter.   We have the nominations for Australia’s truck maintenance award, the Craig Roseneder Award:   We’re pleased to announce three outstanding finalists in the 2017 Craig Roseneder Award! pic.twitter.com/WmcDjasxw5 — Australian Trucking (@TruckAustralia) October 6, 2017 There’s a short test...

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Touring the Trucking Twitterverse

Diesel News has been Touring the Trucking Twitterverse and found a few interesting snippets. Australia is already doing truck platooning, they’re called A-doubles! #Trucking Australia – shifting 330,000lbs of product (565,000lbs gross) using 3 drivers. #dealingwiththedrivershortage #platooning pic.twitter.com/8LxVDg6LEF — Lyndon Watson (@LyndonWatson) August 26, 2017 Even the ABC is guilty of misrepresenting what the...

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What’s Going On in the Trucking Twitterverse?

Every week, we ask what’s going on in the Trucking Twitterverse? Often the answer is surprising and at other times predictable, but at least there’s something afoot. This week we have the announcement of the revival of a plan to haul a large number of containers out of the Port of Melbourne area to large intermodal terminals in the outer suburbs by rail. The story is all about reducing truck numbers on the road around the...

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In the Trucking Twitterverse This Week

What’s happening in the trucking twitterverse this week? Bad media treatment, good media coverage, smart glasses and smart trucks, that’s what! Truckright’s Rod Hannifey tells yet another tale of the misrepresentation of truckies in the media. Trucks and the media. https://t.co/6HvsKZMD1W — TRUCKRIGHT (@TRUCKRIGHT) August 13, 2017 Truckies up against autonomous trucks? Who is the winner? The AI Race on ABC Ha ha the...

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Diesel News’ Guide to the Twitterverse

Welcome to this weeks’ Diesel News’ Guide to the Twitterverse, where we pick up news and gossip snippets from trucking around Australia. The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator is getting all of the industry’s stakeholders in one room. The photo suggests there is an air of calm in the room. Are some of them asleep? @NHVR industry IRF is currently underway at the NHVR. @TruckAustralia @NatRoad_AUS @qta_trucking...

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What’s Happening in the Twitterverse?

Let’s have a look at what’s happening in the Twitterverse? There are the terrible conditions in the parking bays truckies have to use, top ten tips, lane bans and electric trucks. First up a Facebook page to show the disgusting conditions truckies have to put up with when taking a break in a parking bay. 29th July 2018 Clean Rest Areas? https://t.co/9m3BY7SSRo — TRUCKRIGHT (@TRUCKRIGHT) July 29, 2017 There are the...

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