TMC Trailers Trucking Industry Show 2018

08 April 2018

With a recipe that’s worked a treat in the first two events, this year’s TMC Trailers Trucking Industry Show kept a good thing going, retaining the same family feel and sense of industry cameraderie.

One out of the box

08 April 2018

Receiving our regular flow of Good on ya Mate nominations is certainly a highlight. But when Malcolm Sutton from Knight and Dickey Transport in Waiuku contacted us and said, “I’d l...

Getting your teeth into stock cartage

08 April 2018

A proud history of carting stock with a three-pointed star has seen Canterbury Plains Transport recently take delivery of the first of three new Mercedes-Benz Arocs 3263s. We went ...

All revved up and nowhere to tow

08 April 2018

When ex-Cyclone Gita trashed a section of State Highway 60 on the Takaka Hill, which links Golden Bay and Nelson, it was a stark reminder to Golden Bay’s 6000 permanent residents ...

Just Trucking Around - Steve Rowe

08 April 2018

Sanson is a good spot for catching truck drivers on a break and that’s where Faye Lougher met Steven Rowe.

Just Trucking Around - Andy Brockbank

08 April 2018

Dunedin’s Andy Brockbank was reloading with sealing chip near Beaumont when Craig Andrews bailed him up for quick chat. Andy drives a 2016 UD Quon GW 26-420 for McEwan Haulage base...

Just Trucking Around - Shaun Mold

08 April 2018

Shaun Mold started off in the transport industry as a kid on his father Kevin’s lap, changing gears in the trucks his Dad drove for HG Leach & Son Co in the Thames Valley.

BP’s price tactics illustrate ...

30 April 2018

BP’s price spreading tactics in the lower North Island are a window into the future of Auckland’s Regional Fuel Tax, says Road Transport Forum chief executive Ken Shirley.

Keep on Moving 30th April

30 April 2018

Keep on Moving 30th April

Argosy invasion in Nelson forests

08 April 2018

Over the past decade Freightliner’s Argosy has formed the backbone of Nelson’s log truck fleet, with numbers operating throughout the district totalling close to 30.