Safety first, second and third for Mills Freightlines as it chooses Freightliner Cascadia

Mills Freightlines has chosen the Freightliner Cascadia as part of its safety-first policy. The family business based in Brinkworth, South Australia and headed up by husband and wife team Paul and Jayne Mills, selected a Freightliner Cascadia 126 in part due to its class-leading safety features. It goes above and beyond with safety features for…

Smedley’s Engineers Welcomes PBS Specialist Chris Nisbet

Smedley’s Engineers, a market leader in creating access outcomes for its clients, welcomes the addition of PBS specialist Chris Nisbet to its team, to further broaden the knowledge and experience available to its customers, as the company expands its service offerings to greater numbers of truck and trailer builders and operators. Chris Nisbet joins Smedley’s…

Freightliner appoints Rhett Beere to key sales role

Freightliner Australia Pacific has announced Rhett Beere’s appointment as National Sales and Operations Manager. Mr Beere has worked within the automotive industry for more than 18 years in a range of sales, marketing and commercial operations roles at Holden Special Vehicles, Siemens, The Meher Group and Holden Racing Team. He joined Daimler Truck and Bus…

HELLA Australia Launches new Universal Lighting and Electrical Products Catalogue

HELLA Australia has just released its latest Universal Lighting and Electrical Products catalogue, which includes around 100 new products, underlining the breadth and depth of its offering to the automotive aftermarket and to transport bodybuilders. Among the product introductions are a range of oxygen sensors and vacuum pumps, additions to the LED auxiliary lamp range,…

HELLA Australia celebrates 60th anniversary

HELLA Australia is marking a major milestone, celebrating its 60th anniversary as a manufacturer and supplier of high-quality products and services to a wide range of customer groups including parts wholesalers and retailers, vehicle manufacturers and specialists across Australia. HELLA Australia Managing Director, Darren Robinson looks ahead and sees a bright future for the Australian…

The Evolution of Scania Opticruise G33-CM

Scania’s new G33-CM Opticruise gearbox range explained: Eight reverse gears available Gearbox saves approximately 1% fuel Total V8 driveline fuel saving up to 6% Pneumatic shifting, economy gear ratio Lower noise, meeting all foreseeable regulations Improved maintenance intervals and better precision Designed for a perfect match with Scania’s low-rev engines Less internal friction, dry sump…