Lower speed limits Appleby Hig...

13 December 2018

In a joint effort to increase road safety in the Tasman District, the NZ Transport Agency is lowering speed limits on a busy stretch of State Highway 60 between Richmond and Motuek...

Waitomo plans to expand into t...

13 December 2018

Hamilton-based fuel supplier Waitomo Group has confirmed it will open a Waitomo Fuel Stop in central Christchurch next year, cementing its ambition to deliver long-awaited price competition in the South Island.

Strike off for 180 fuel tanker...

13 December 2018

180 fuel tanker drivers at Pacific Fuel Haul who had voted to walk off the job from December 16 for five days will no longer be doing so as a deal has been reached between workers ...

Berg Insight recognises Teletr...

13 December 2018

Swedish market research firm Berg Insight has released its Fleet Management in Australia and New Zealand 2018 report, naming Teletrac Navman as the largest telematics provider in t...

Volvo Trucks to demonstrate Vo...

13 December 2018

Volvo Trucks will introduce all-electric Volvo VNR regional-haul demonstrators in California next year, operating in distribution, regional-haul and drayage operations. Sales of th...

Kiwi technicians on the podium...

13 December 2018

The Isuzu World Technical Competition, the I-1 Grand Prix, took place in Japan last week, with the New Zealand team achieving an impressive third place finish in the 13th edition o...

Changes in Volvo’s management

13 December 2018

Roger Alm has been appointed as a new member of Volvo’s Group executive board and president Volvo Trucks. He will replace Claes Nilsson, who after a long and successful career, wil...

Permanent changes to speed lim...

13 December 2018

The NZ Transport Agency is making permanent the speed reductions near Kaikoura put in place a year ago, when State Highway 1 reopened following the November 2016 earthquake.

Our own legendary Hayes logger

11 December 2018

In a career spanning more than five decades, Gordon Hayes has carted logs from every inch of the deep South’s log country. Craig Andrews talks to a humble man, whose working life f...

UD Trucks reveals first demons...

13 December 2018

UD Trucks revealed its first demonstration of Level 4 (L4) automation for heavy-duty trucks at its headquarters in Japan on 12 December. The course emulated the real-use conditions...