31 October 2019

Keynote speaker – Scott O’Donnell, board member, Richardson Group New Zealand needs to become more productive, its various stakeholders and interest groups working together effici...

AUSSIE ANGLES - Rocklea Classi...

24 October 2019

Who would have known that the pearly gates to truckers’ heaven would be found at the Rocklea Showgrounds on a warm weekend in May?

TRUCKERS’ HEALTH - Alcohol and us

29 October 2019

To prevent or to penalise drinkdriving… The government, transport authorities and police have tried both strategies. Both work. Yet there will still be drivers who get behind the w...


24 October 2019

When Will Shiers visits a container haulier in the east of England, he’s in for a pleasant surprise.

TECH TOPICS - Tap to go

29 October 2019

One electrical system with two voltages is not uncommon. To make it all work the vehicle needs a series-parallel switch between them. But the truck will go nowhere if the switch can’t, well, switch.

Just Truckin' Around - Samuel Seymour

17 October 2019

Samuel Seymour had stopped for a coffee at Longburn when Faye Lougher stopped to snap a photo. Based in Palmerston North, he had come off the ferry that morning in Wellington after...

‘QUADDIE’ a winning bet

24 October 2019

Working outside of VDAM can be risky; however safe bets can be achieved with research, collaboration, and cooperation.


24 October 2019

Forget the fanfare and fireworks of new models or overhyped option-package specials. Behind all the pizazz, the steady performers just keep on trucking, and Mazda’s BT-50 is one of them.

BUSINESS PROFILE - You want it...

23 October 2019

Wheely Straight Limited is a heavy transport mobile wheel alignment and balancing business owned and operated by Zane Polkinghorne, who has more than 15 years experience in the industry.

MAIN TEST - Yesterday’s beauty

23 October 2019

At face value it’s a K200 Kenworth with an uber cool retro grille, and although there’s more to the machine in terms of specs and tweaks, are its staggering looks conveying a far deeper message?