electric DAFs for hauling containers
Diesel Workshop

Electric DAFs for Hauling Containers

A container hinterland logistics network, Contargo is currently in operation in Germany using electric DAFs for hauling containers. These fully …
highly specialised and sophisticated piece of machinery
Diesel Workshop

Highly Specialised and Sophisticated Piece of Machinery

The vacuum truck is a highly specialised and sophisticated piece of machinery and it is therefore imperative that companies building …
trailer suspension pivot bolt torque
Diesel Workshop

Trailer Suspension Pivot Bolt Torque

Before we get into the importance of properly setting trailer suspension pivot bolt torque, let’s take a moment to understand …
safety tech saves lives
Diesel Workshop, EBS

Safety Tech Saves Lives

The Australian Trucking Association has long urged government to take immediate action on mandating advanced safety technologies for new trucks, …
continually adapting and modifying
Diesel Workshop

Continually Adapting and Modifying

As such, the Vacvator company could be described as a serial innovator, continually adapting and modifying its products in line …
diversity and experience
Diesel Workshop

Diversity and Experience

At T&M Heavy Mechanical and Site Services, diversity and experience underpins the success of the West Australian truck repairs and …
an ongoing issue in the trucking industry
Braking, Diesel Workshop, EBS

An Ongoing Issue in the Trucking Industry

The disconnection between the type of braking systems available, globally, and the regulations in Australia which specify brake performance has …
not all Trailer Electronic Braking Systems are equal
Diesel Workshop

Not All Trailer Electronic Braking Systems Are Equal

With the imminent changes in ADR38/05 legislation, Knorr Bremse reckon it is important to know that not all Trailer Electronic …
getting ready for intelligent trailers
Braking, Diesel Workshop, EBS

Getting Ready for Intelligent Trailers

The trucking industry is now in the process of getting ready for intelligent trailers as a result of the upcoming …
top tech awards at the TMC
Diesel Workshop, News

Top Tech Awards at the TMC

This week saw the truck top tech awards at the TMC, the Castrol Vecton Awards Dinner, as part of the …
halving the time to change brake rotors
Diesel Workshop

Halving the Time to Change Brake Rotors

Every workshop is looking for solutions which save time on a task and no-one would walk away from halving the time to change brake rotors. Usually, if time can be saved it can also make the job safer and easier. That is certainly the case for workshops adopting the Brakemate System.