Driver shortage being addressed

21 June 2018

Efforts to ease the driver shortage in the road transport industry have attracted significant numbers of female students to a Commercial Road Transport Programme being held at Manu...

Business Profile - Blackwells ...

14 June 2018

Blackwells’ parts manager Wayne Mclellan says when the earthquake struck Christchurch back in 2011, their passenger dealerships were caught right in the centre of the red zone. “U...

Regional Fuel Tax becomes contagious

21 June 2018

It comes as no surprise to learn that 14 councils around the country are seeking a regional fuel tax similar to Auckland’s, says Road Transport Forum chief executive Ken Shirley. ...

Transport industry determined ...

21 June 2018

Transport professionals are responding seriously to the concerning leap in New Zealand’s road toll. The 2018 New Zealand Telematics Benchmark Report conducted by Teletrac Navman fo...

Keep on Moving 20th June

20 June 2018

Keep on Moving 20th June

Just Truckin' Around - Stanton...

20 June 2018

Stan Hawkes is a man in a hurry. So, it’s somewhat ironic that Mike Isle should find Stan taking a leisurely lunch roadside in their shared town of Kerikeri. Stan is a shorthaul dr...

Volvo Trucks launches unique g...

19 June 2018

Volvo Trucks launches unique gearbox for heavy vehicles in Australia and New Zealand Volvo Trucks has launched the much-anticipated I-Shift Dual Clutch in Australia and New Zeal...

Freightliner Trucks debuts two...

19 June 2018

Freightliner Trucks debuted two fully electric commercial trucks during the Daimler Trucks Capital Market and Technology Day in Portland, Oregon earlier this month. Daimler Truc...

Keep on Moving 18th June

18 June 2018

Keep on Moving 18th June

OBITUARY - Patrick Joseph (Pat) Mear

18 June 2018

Patrick Joseph (Pat) Mear 1946 – 2018 It is with great sadness New Zealand Trucking records the passing of another of the road transport industry’s stalwarts. Patrick Joseph...