build it and they will come

Build it and They Will Come

In the midst of unprecedented events that have beset the global economy, essential services such as trucking and Australia’s construction …
new look, new technology, new DAF

New Look, New Technology, New DAF

With the release of its new range, the new look, new technology, new DAF brings the brand’s technology design and …
getting retardation right for Hino

Getting Retardation Right for Hino

Working in rural areas is one area where Japanese brands specialise and, in getting retardation right for Hino, the 700 …
truck manufacturing is back on track in Australia

Truck Manufacturing is Back on Track in Australia

With the announcement that Volvo Group Australia is resuming truck production at its Wacol plant in south west Brisbane, Queensland, …
what’s going on inside the Isuzu Freightpack?

What’s Going on Inside the Isuzu Freightpack?

From the outside of the new Isuzu Freightpack the yellow paint tells us where safety features have been added, but …
new man at the ATA

New Man at the ATA

The election of David Smith to the Chair of the Australian Trucking Association means there is a new man at …
getting smart about mass

Getting Smart About Mass

New alternative solutions are now emerging, as the trucking industry and regulators start getting smart about mass. The issue around …
one link doesn’t form a chain

One Link Doesn’t Form a Chain

The issues around safety are being examined for the livestock transport industry and feedback is being sought by Sal Petroccitto, …
   
   
 

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the ups and downs of supply and demand in container transport

Ups and Downs of Supply and Demand in Containers

In the three years since the current business came together, through the ups and downs of supply and demand in …
a specialised vehicle transportation service

A Specialised Vehicle Transportation Service 

Based in Southern Sydney, Select Tilt Tray Group provides a specialised vehicle transportation service for a number of customers including …
Russell Transport’s heavy haulage operation

Russell Transport’s Heavy Haulage Operation

Keep on learning is the mantra for the man behind the wheel of Russell Transport’s heavy haulage operation, both operationally …
charges based on market power

Charges Based on Market Power

With Sydney stevedores still charging each truck into the port an ‘Infrastructure Charge’ as a well as time slot fees …
Getting the trucks looking right

Getting the Trucks Looking Right

“Getting the trucks looking right was the plan from day one,” says Mick Colley, owner of Bedrock Quarry Products and …