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Mack Trucks Australia is taking the precautionary measure of recalling 295
trucks due a potential incorrectly specified driveshaft fitted on a limited
number of Mack Granite,...
Operations not for everyone but Lisa Rohloff just loves putting her heart into Sole's Lisa Rohloff is no newcomer to the transport industry.
When she left school at 16 she worked...
Mercedes-Benz Truck has introduced a limited edition 2660 LS Actros loaded with special features. The 2660 LS is available in white or black, both of which feature a grey double st...
Don Wright started his working life as an apprentice mechanic at International Harvester Co. in Auckland at the age of 15.
In 1946 Stan Williamson started a lifelong association with bulldozers at the Te Puke Flax Milling Co. Stints with Tauranga County Council and land development with Roydon Downs fo...
At the age of 17, Bert Watchorn developed passion for trucks and started driving an old
GMC logger for his older brother. Around 1952 he began driving for Sarjant's Transport,
Mervyn Solly was born in Collingwood, Nelson, and remains there today. At the age of 15 he became a driver for his father’s business, becoming manager at 23
Born in Invercargill, Derek Dumbar joined Europa Oil (NZ) Limited in 1973.
Paul Balneaves drove his first truck at the age of 12, saying that was when ‘the diesel must have started flowing through the blood’.
It’s been a great night at the NZ Road Transport Hall of Fame in Invercargill, where six giants of the road transport industry were inducted into the Hall.
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