To ensure continuity in the supply chain, the road freight industry needs to know when truck drivers will receive the Covid-19 vaccine, says RTF chief executive, Nick Leggett.

The New Zealand Transport Agency has confirmed the appointment of Kane Patena as the new Director of Land Transport.

Hyzon Motors Inc., a leading supplier of zero-emission hydrogen fuel cell powered heavy vehicles, has announced plans to build the largest fuel-cell membrane electrode assembly (MEA) production line for commercial vehicles in the United States, at its new Hyzon Innovation Center located in Bolingbrook, Illinois.

The bright white and orange trucks of Swanson Transport Ltd (STL) have been a familiar sight on Auckland’s roads for generations. With more than 60 available to offer services from metro deliveries to oversized loads and truck-mounted cranes, the chances of coming across one in the City of Sails is quite high.


Tumeke – in Te Reo it means surpised and startled. In modern pop culture, ‘too much’ – an apt description of what any truck lover will identify with when they see this month’s New Zealand Trucking magazine Top Truck come down the road

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The 2020 New Zealand Trucking Association Industry Summit took place on Saturday 21 November at Riccarton Racecourse, Christchurch. Over the next few issues, we’ll report on some of the presentations.

This month it is all about the painting and assembly of wheels and tyres in readiness for fitment to the axles.

Class 2 achieved, with the help of the brilliant trainers at TR Driver Training.

New Zealand Trucking editor Dave McCoid had a one-to-one Q&A session with the new Minister of Transport, Michael Wood.