MAIN TEST - Sea Swedes

24 July 2020

"The Coromandel Coast is not for trucking's fainthearted. The Te Huia family are icons of the road, and over the past four decades it’s Scania’s equally iconic Griffin that’s often...

Just Truckin' Around Overseas ...

08 July 2020

Larry contracts to Mullen Trucking in Aldergrove, Alberta, with his 2018 Kenworth T800W

IRTENZ CONFERENCE 2019 - Elect...

24 July 2020

What’s next in transport electrification? Andrew Campbell of Retyna Ltd gives us some clues.

OBITUARY - HONOURING BERT WATCHORN

24 July 2020

New Zealand lost a true legend in the road transport industry on 9 May 2020 with the death of Bert Watchorn.

RTF commends roadside drug testing law

31 July 2020

Last year, 103 people died in crashes on New Zealand roads where the driver was later found to have drugs in their system. Unfortunately, this is an upward trend and is surpassing ...

Roadside drug driver testing B...

31 July 2020

The government has announced details of a planned new law to give police the power to conduct random roadside drug testing of drivers, Associate Transport Minister Julie Anne Gente...

Paccar pushing for electric an...

30 July 2020

In an interview with Paccar CEO Preston Feight, Trucks.com has reported that Feight outlined the company’s strategy to build battery-electric and hydrogen fuel cell Peterbilt and K...

Government targeting tyre dump...

30 July 2020

The government is stepping up action to deal with environmentally harmful products – including plastic packaging, tyres and e-waste – before they become waste, a move that will address the issue of tyre dumping.

Why driver skills assessment matters

30 July 2020

Managing director of AptiDrive, James Shuker, talks to IRU’s director of certification and standards, Patrick Philipp, about the importance of targeted efforts to assess and train drivers.

UD'S GOLDEN CHILD

21 July 2020

Local operators of medium-duty Japanese trucks have a new vehicle vying for their attention, as UD Trucks Australia has launched the Croner to us Down Under. Already available in b...