The Rock Dog is one top dog

24 June 2017

It’s Volvo Group seventh heaven at Road Metals! Two immaculately presented pieces of plant as only Road Metals can do it.

Scania - The S-series

24 June 2017

It looks the same, but nothing like its predecessor. It’s certainly beautiful, there’s no mistaking that, sort of harder, accentuated Scania lines, but you instantly know just by l...

Just Truckin' Around - Fred McDaniel

21 June 2017

“Well where the hell are ya’ll gonna send that ‘&%$#@^&’ magazine to, ‘cause here’s my postal address right here! Interstate number 160147 and I’z could be anywhere!” said Fred...

FREIGHT LINERS! PART 1 - 75 ye...

24 June 2017

One man’s unwavering desire to shift more freight on a truck than anyone else resulted in him taking an ‘If we can’t buy it, we’ll build it’ stance.

Southpac opens new Hamilton site

23 June 2017

New Zealand Trucking congratulates Southpac on the opening of their new Hamilton premises. It was officially opened by Paccar Australia managing director Andrew Hadjikakou and...

Business Profile: AUSblue NZ

23 June 2017

Australia’s largest manufacturer and distributor of AdBlue® diesel emission fluid (DEF) has recently set up a New Zealand operation based in Tauranga. Directors Andrew Morrell and ...

Kaikoura slip clearance halfwa...

23 June 2017

Transport Minister Simon Bridges says a major milestone has been reached this week in the Government’s effort to restore road and rail links to Kaikoura, with work crews estimating...

Truck driver shortage initiati...

23 June 2017

The Bay of Connections Freight Logistics Action Group (FLAG) has welcomed a government and industry initiative to help attract and train new truck drivers. FLAG says 32% of the ...

Tyre recycling initiatives welcomed

23 June 2017

Recycling specialists 3R Group have welcoming the announcement from the Minister for the Environment of $18.6 million in funding for used tyre recycling initiatives. “There is n...

Technology​ ​award​ ​for​ ​wav...

22 June 2017

Engineers​ ​behind​ ​Volvo​ ​Group’s​ ​new​ ​more​ ​fuel-efficient​ ​truck​ ​engines​ ​have received​ ​the​ ​Volvo​ ​Technology​ ​Award​ ​2017. Jan​ ​Eismark​ ​and​ ​colleague​...