JUST TRUCKIN’ AROUND - Austin McCaw

27 December 2017

Looks can sometimes be deceiving but in this case they’re not. This is a Kurow McCaw, and Austen is related, “I’m a cousin somehow,” he said (as if you couldn’t tell). Dave McCoid ...

JUST TRUCKIN’ AROUND THE WORLD...

27 December 2017

Whilst taking a break at Treacy’s pub near Portlaoise in the midlands of Ireland, David Kirby caught up with Ian Crowley who was en route to Skibbereen on the south coast. Initiall...

JUST TRUCKIN’ AROUND - IAN RANGER

27 December 2017

Putting his feet up for half an hour in Maheno, south of Oamaru, was Ian Ranger. Ian was resting in the sun when Craig Andrews pulled up for a quick yarn. Ian drives a 2009 Mitsubi...

TOP TRUCK - A step back in time

17 December 2017

There was a time when the Pacific brand was the truck of choice to haul big off-highway loads to mills in the central North Island. Those days have passed but ‘The Captain’ still remains.

Chris Evans - Making NZ a safer place

17 December 2017

In the January-February issue this year we announced the appointment of Chris Evans as health and safety stakeholder manager at EROAD. We were intrigued by the appointment and impr...

AUSSIE ANGLES - High Country Hauler

15 December 2017

During the Victorian winter months more than 300,000 people flock to the Mt Buller ski fields. Transporting the fundamental supplies for the hospitality industry on the mountain an...

WOMEN IN TRANSPORT - Spreading the word

07 December 2017

Two Higgins drivers want to encourage other women to join the transport industry, saying it’s no longer just for the boys.

GOOD ON YA MATE! Sensational H...

07 December 2017

This is just an amazing story. In early March Heyden Baker was due to take the wheel of a brand new 8x4 International 9870 high roof sleeper cab for SEMCO Group Ltd, the company he drives for in Whangarei.

JUST TRUCKIN’ AROUND THE WORLD...

28 November 2017

New Zealand Trucking’s Matt Smith was lurking around the streets of Honolulu recently and happened upon Eastwood Campania going about his business.

JUST TRUCKIN’ AROUND - Scott Dickie

28 November 2017

Scott Dickie leads a varied and exciting almost double life. Scott lives on and manages a dry stock grazing block at Cannington in South Canterbury.