TTMF | Member Profile of the month

30 December 2016

There is a certain irony that Deakin Motors started in business back in the 50s as truck wreckers. Now they make trucks, sell trucks, repair trucks.

KiwiRail announces fleet decis...

27 December 2016

KiwiRail has announced it will improve its reliability and efficiency for customers by employing an all-diesel fleet on the North Island Main Trunk line. KiwiRail chief ex...

Demerit point suspension notic...

26 December 2016

If there is anyone out there who was served with a demerit point suspension notice by the police prior to 10 December 2015 and was subsequently charged with driving whilst suspende...

Worldwide unveiling of new Ham...

26 December 2016

Worldwide attention will be focused on the Hammar stand when the first of a completely new type of sideloader custom-built trailer will be unveiled at THE Expo at Mystery Creek next March.

Truck Stop International, The ...

19 December 2016

The history of Ural in Russia goes back to 1944 when the first Ural-ZIS truck was built in a new factory in Chelyabinsk.

ESCAPE (European Safety Critic...

23 December 2016

The future of autonomous driving is ‘made-in- Europe’. The European Agency for global navigation satellite systems (GSA) has launched ESCAPE, a three-year and 5.4 M€ project to dev...

State Highway access to Kaikou...

23 December 2016

State Highway 1 to the south of Kaikoura is now open to all traffic for daytime travel, restoring direct state highway access to Kaikoura.

Order accelerates Kaikoura’s c...

23 December 2016

An Order in Council signed 20 December will accelerate the reinstatement of State Highway 1 north of Kaikoura, ensuring work to restore the coastal road and rail route can pr...

Alliance established to rebuil...

23 December 2016

Transport Minister Simon Bridges has announced the establishment of a new alliance to repair State Highway 1 and the rail line north and south of Kaikoura.

DAFinitely the right truck

19 December 2016

Twin View Turf has recently added a second XF105 to its all-DAF fleet 12 months after buying the first. The Queensland-based company rates the trucks highly.