No excuses for compromising safety

18 May 2021

This Road Safety Week (17-23 May), we want to improve safety for truck drivers and all road users by supporting the introduction of electronic log books, says Road Transport Forum (RTF) chief executive Nick Leggett.

NZ civil contractors conferenc...

14 May 2021

Registrations for New Zealand’s civil contracting event of the year opened this week, and conference hosts Civil Contractors NZ are promising an exciting programme packed with expe...

Mercedes-Benz Trucks partner w...

14 May 2021

In practical tests, Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks have for the first time paid automatically for fuel at Shell service stations in Stuttgart, Germany. The Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks...

Kenworth debuts 50th Anniversa...

14 May 2021

Based on legendary Kenworth models from the past, the third in the series of special edition Kenworths, the Legend SAR, has been unveiled this week at the Brisbane Truck Show.

Fuso celebrates the arrival of...

14 May 2021

After five years of preparation in New Zealand and more than three million kilometres of road testing internationally, Fuso New Zealand has announced the arrival of six fully elect...

Daimler launches new features ...

14 May 2021

At this week’s Brisbane Truck Show Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific launched new digital and safety features for its Freightliner and Mercedes-Benz brands.

Fair Pay Agreements not that fair

14 May 2021

In Wellington it’s termed the “Friday dump”, when the Government puts out a press release it doesn’t want too much media attention on. Friday is a bit of an outlier in the media cy...

Scania NZ welcomes new sales a...

11 May 2021

Scania New Zealand has announced the addition of four new managers to its sales team. They are:

Scania interim report January ...

11 May 2021

The first quarter of the year was characterised by a high level of activity both in order intake and deliveries, despite major difficulties related to pandemic restrictions and the supply chain.

TR Group adds heavy commercial...

11 May 2021

TR Group, New Zealand’s largest commercial vehicle leasing and rental company, is adding electric vehicles (EVs) to its commercial vehicle fleet with three electric 11-tonne GVM 4x...