from the driver’s seat of the Croner

From the Driver’s Seat of the Croner

The truck on test this time around is the new UD 4×2, Diesel sees how it feels from the driver’s …
improvement in performance for the new Hino trucks

Improvement in Performance for the New Hino Trucks

With the release of the new 300 Series Light duty truck, there is also an improvement in performance for the …
a fully formed truck with a lot of potential

A Fully Formed Truck With a Lot of Potential 

By introducing the 8×4 Quon model now, UD is arriving in a market in which it has not competed before …
truck on test is the new Fuso prime mover

Truck on Test is the New Fuso Prime Mover

Pulling a loaded semi-trailer, Diesel’s truck on test is the new Fuso prime mover, which was taken for a test …
hydrogen is coming of age in Switzerland

Hydrogen is Coming of Age in Switzerland

Hydrogen has a long and unsuccessful history in the transport industry, but now hydrogen is coming of age in Switzerland. …
getting animal welfare right

Getting Animal Welfare Right

Many initiatives in the last few years have been aimed at getting animal welfare right for the livestock transport industry. …
the current law is inadequate to cope

The Current Law is Inadequate to Cope

If there is one thing all of the stakeholders around the development of the all-new Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) …
analysing incident figures

Analysing Incident Figures

The National Truck Accident Research Centre (NTARC) report uses the data gathered by National Transport Insurance (NTI), analysing incident figures …

 

 

 

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not too difficult to transport

Not Too Difficult to Transport

While to the uninitiated pine posts strapped into bundles might be thought of as being not too difficult to transport, …
a tricky load to handle and secure

A Tricky Load to Handle and Secure

One of the distinct characteristics of owner-drivers and small fleet operators is their ability adapt to a tricky load to …
solid foundation for a tipper and tanker business

Solid Foundation For a Tipper and Tanker Business

Servicing the needs of farmers in the Great Southern region of Western Australia, Jamie and Kelly Belfield are building a …
customers are looking for good service levels

Customers are Looking for Good Service Levels

According to Grant Albinus, owner of KGB Transport, his customers are looking for good service levels. He has found that …
infrastructure spending in the Federal Budget welcomed

Having a Personal Touch with Customers

Jamie and Kelly Belfield run a tight ship servicing the needs of farmers in the Great Southern region of Western …