TALKING 6X2

26 August 2020

This article shares information on the use of the 6x2 rigid truck configuration overseas. The 6x2 offers a potential way of reducing costs and improving efficiency over the 6x4, al...

INCOMING CARGO - WE ARE UNSTOPPABLE

26 August 2020

Iveco came out of 2019 on a high and the company is hell-bent on carrying this momentum forward through the forthcoming years – global health pandemics notwithstanding. Chairman of...

MOVING METRICS - THE SALES NUMBERS - May

31 August 2020

New Zealand Trucking shows you how the economy is travelling via key metrics from the road transport industry. From time to time we’ll be asking experts their opinion on what the numbers mean.

AUSSIE ANGLES - KIMBERLEY Crusaders

26 August 2020

When you are running a transport operation based more than 2000km from the nearest main truck dealer, your trucks really need to be up to the job. Factor in that they will spend a ...

Life saver

26 August 2020

In CR Taylor’s world, ‘can’t’ is never an option. Their key attribute of dogged persistence proved its value beyond measure when Dave Taylor decided it was time for the truck he’d been mulling over for years.

Submissions sought on proposed...

01 September 2020

Public consultation opens Tuesday 1 September, on the NZ Transport Agency’s proposed speed limit changes on State Highway 60, between Paines Ford and Takaka in Tasman District.

Trucking along Mental Health Week

01 September 2020

The New Zealand Trucking Association has released a symbol to raise awareness around mental health for the trucking industry.

No winners in Transmission Gul...

31 August 2020

There is certainty but little to celebrate in the latest announcement on Transmission Gully, says the AA.

ROAD TRANSPORT FORUM - Frustra...

26 August 2020

With a much clearer idea of the economic devastation left by Covid- 19, the decimation of our tourism industry and those offsets, I just cannot see how the RUC increase can be justified.

INTERNATIONAL TRUCK STOP - RUST IN PEACE

26 August 2020

If you leave the more urban areas in Southern Europe and trundle along a back road it is possible to stumble upon some historic surprises. Behind an old barn or some bushes, a real...