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Sheep export ban

Associations fight back on sheep export ban

A number of Australia’s trucking associations have voiced their opinions in the Australian Trucking Association’s Friday Facts newsletter on the …
Cummins

Cummins welcomes new Asia Pacific managing director

Cummins Asia Pacific has announced the appointment of its new executive managing director, Annie Chu, effective as of July 1 …
Sheep export ban

Associations fight back on sheep export ban

A number of Australia’s trucking associations have voiced their opinions in the Australian Trucking Association’s Friday Facts newsletter on the …

$128.5 million roads investment to benefit NSW infrastructure projects

$128.5 million is being invested into New South Wales’ roads as a part of the 2024-25 state budget, and the …
PBS reform

‘Regulatory red tape’ stopping PBS reform, expert says

Amidst a number of changes currently being called for across the heavy vehicle industry, one of the most pressing is …
detection cameras

SA rolls out millions worth of mobile phone detection cameras

Mobile detection cameras are now live in Adelaide as part of a $15.9 million initiative, as the South Australian state …
Australian Freight Industry Awards

Australian Freight Industry Awards nominations open for 2024

Know someone that’s had a significant impact in the freight and transport industry this year? You can nominate them for …

Truck Product News

Daimler

Daimler partners with new distributor

Daimler Truck has announced a new general distributor for Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner locally in New Zealand in Keith Andrews Holdings. …
Safety management systems

Implementing safety management systems for transport operators

Safety on the road is paramount, particularly in the heavy vehicle industry where the stakes are high. As fleet managers, …
Volvo

Volvo 780hp FH16 available for order in Australia now

Volvo Trucks Australia has announced its revamped heavy duty range, the Euro 6 lineup and powerful D17 engine, will be …
MAN

Penske Australia launches ‘MANumental’ truck sale

Penske Australia is launching a massive sale on selected MAN models from now until the end of July. The ‘MANumental’ …

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Flawless Victory conquering Western Australia

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A study in business ethics with Adelaide Taxi Trucks

Adelaide transport operator Amarjeet Singh, better around town as AJ, initially set off from India in 2007 to continue his …
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WA Mack Muster the best in the west

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alternative fuel

Electric Canter leads the charge

  It may sound simplistic, but there are probably three distinct reasons why Fuso’s latest eCanter range sits at the …

Volvo shows off muscle and 780hp might

Loading the player... Video: Volvo Trucks/Greg Bush As you’d expect from someone inhabiting the executive stratosphere, Roger Alm is a …

Benz sets a charge with eActros

Loading the player... Video: Daimler Truck Australia Pacific/Greg Bush Like their counterparts at Volvo Group Australia, and probably most other …
Volvo

Volvo zaps the Gap

Loading the player... Video: Volvo Trucks Australia/Greg Bush It was a straightforward question by Volvo Group Australia’s e-mobility manager Tim …

Iveco does the job Daily

While Japanese manufacturers are taking a big slice of the light, cab chassis market, Iveco’s updated Daily range is turning heads with, not only its smart appearance, but a host of safety and intuitive features to make the daily grind a whole lot easier
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