MaxiTRANS appoints new managing director

14 February 2017

MaxiTRANS, Australia and New Zealand’s largest supplier of road transport trailing equipment solutions, has appointed transport and manufacturing executive, Dean Jenkins, as the co...

Scania starts trials of batter...

10 February 2017

Scania will start its first field tests of battery electric buses in the northern Swedish city of Östersund. Three Scania Citywide LF buses will be in operation from the end of 2...

New bridges to reduce congesti...

10 February 2017

Two new Bailey bridges have been installed alongside permanent one-way bridges at Upper Buller and Homestead Creek west of St Arnaud, allowing traffic to flow safely in both direct...

EROAD launches Max Speed Alert

09 February 2017

EROAD has launched Max Speed Alert, the latest addition to its product suite supporting health and safety compliance. Max Speed Alert provides notifications of excessive speedin...

Mackays to Peka Peka to open this month

08 February 2017

The Mackays to Peka Peka Expressway is scheduled to open this month, four months ahead of the original scheduled June completion date. The $630 million, 18km four-lane expressw...

JUST TRUCKIN’ AROUND - Johnny Miller

07 February 2017

Living on a country road, Faye Lougher sees milk tankers go past almost every day but she’s never managed to stop one for a JTA – until now! Johnny Miller was on his normal rout...

Big Mack still 10 out of 10 down under

03 February 2017

Ripples and rumours flooded the globe at the tail end of January as Volvo Group announced the US market would lose the MP10 and D16 engines, the Mack Titan would no longer be ...

The cost of qualification

03 February 2017

“Low cost or cheap is never the final price” - W. Edwards Deming. The term “fit for purpose” is not new, but what does this mean to a business, its operations, and their health ...

KiwiRail gearing up for big qu...

02 February 2017

Replacing and repairing bridges badly damaged in the Kaikoura earthquake is a key part of the next major phase in the rebuild of the Main North Line. KiwiRail and its recover...

Scania welcomes Sweden-Germany...

01 February 2017

Scania welcomes Sweden-Germany partnership on mobility and electrical roads A new innovation partnership between Sweden and Germany was launched during German Chancellor Angela...