Just Truckin' Around - David O’Sullivan

03 August 2018

Having spent the past 16 years behind the wheel, Stretch has piloted a variety of equipment both here and overseas, but concedes there is no place like home. When questioned what t...

Just Truckin' Around - David Sneddon

03 August 2018

David Sneddon certainly wasn’t Kausin’ Kaos when Faye Lougher caught up with him in Shannon. Driving the ex-Porter’s 1993 Kenworth T950 with a C15 CAT and an 18-speed Roadranger, h...

Just Truckin' Around - Cameron Miller

24 July 2018

Cameron Miller Cameron Miller from Cambridge, New Zealand, had a big job ahead of him when he took time out for a chat with Paul O’Callaghan. He was about to start washing out a B-...

Just Truckin' Around - Ottmah Berend

02 July 2018

Ottmah Berend On the day Paul O’Callaghan visited Ottmar Behrend’s yard at Jever in northwest Germany, he was preparing to deliver a livestock trailer to a client 120 km away. What...

Just Truckin' Around - Clarence Dakin

02 July 2018

Clarence Dakin drives one of the two 14-axle log-trains located at the Tasman Pulp and Paper Mill in Kawerau in the sunny Bay of Plenty. The 1982 Pacific is powered by a Cummins 44...

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...

Just Truckin' Around - Roy Boothey

06 June 2018

Roy Boothey ’s association with Volvo trucks began 36 years ago when he first sat behind the wheel of a Volvo F86 on a farm in the Williams area of the Western Australian wheat bel...

Just Truckin' Around - Glenn Boutherway

21 May 2018

Ken Bell recently caught up with Glenn Boutherway at Crawford’s gravel pit at Edendale in Southland. Glenn has worked for McNeill Distribution at their Kennington base near Inverca...

Just Truckin' Around - Steve Reid

16 May 2018

Steve Reid had just ended his working day when Faye Lougher caught up with him in Whakatane. Driving a 2008 Western Star 4964 FX with an 18-speed Roadranger, Steve said his work...

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.