“It’s what I do”

12 October 2017

It’s great to meet a 40-year veteran still enthusiastic about the truck he drives, and still loving the job. Graham Ross simply says,“It’s what I do”.

Hammond’s gamble

12 October 2017

“Trying to run and grow the business on secondhand trucks just wasn’t working,” reflects Bill Hammond. “I said to Nicki we’ll buy a brand new Isuzu and if we’re still here in six m...

Short-list for Manawatu Gorge ...

12 October 2017

The NZ Transport Agency has released a short-list of four potential options for a new state highway route to connect the Manawatu, Hawke’s Bay and northern Wairarapa.

Ruakura secures resource conse...

12 October 2017

Tainui Group Holdings (TGH) has secured resource consents to subdivide and develop the 48-hectare industrial site adjacent to stage one of its inland port and logistics hub at Ruakura on Hamilton’s eastern boundary.

Could I have the narrow Argosy...

10 October 2017

When it comes to uniformity of cab, Freightliner has the opposition well and truly licked.

Public invited to learn more a...

11 October 2017

The NZ Transport Agency is holding information days this Friday and Saturday for the Baypark to Bayfair Link project.

People invited to hear more a...

09 October 2017

The NZ Transport Agency is inviting people to three drop-in sessions this week to hear about plans to make State Highway 33, between Te Ngae Junction and Paengaroa, safer.

AUSSIE ANGLES - Treading lightly

08 October 2017

David Cruthers from Deloraine-based Earley Spreading says the company’s latest MAN spreader is a high productivity truck that treads lightly in the fields.


07 October 2017

Palmerston North’s Suzanne McMurtrie may have started off doing the books for a trucking company, but it didn’t take long before she ended up in the driver’s seat.

First New Zealand custom-built...

06 October 2017

Bulk Lines managing director Peter Barker took delivery of the first New Zealand custom-built International ProStar R8-BT (Rigid 8x4 Bulk Tipper) last Monday.