Great Australian Road Trains – Collector’s Issue No 3

Australia’s Leading Transport Journalist, Howard Shanks, Releases Great Australian Road Trains Collector’s Issue Number 3 Australia’s trucking industry has long fascinated enthusiasts, and now they can enjoy a stunning new release from the country’s leading transport journalist, Howard Shanks. Great Australian Road Trains Collector’s Issue Number 3 is a must-have for all trucking enthusiasts, showcasing…

NHVR Forestry Log Haulage Code of Practice: Coming soon

The soon-to-be-released NHVR Forestry Log Haulage Industry Code of Practice is said to be an essential guideline that will set the standards for safe and efficient operations within the forestry log hauling industry for the future. This comprehensive document addresses various aspects of log transportation, promoting safety, compliance, and environmental sustainability. In this review, we…

Scania introduces BIG CAB models

NEW Scania premium longer cabs for increased comfort R-series cabs can be specified with 270 mm extra length Offers premium driver comfort for high-end, long-distance travel Produced exclusively by Scania’s subsidiary Laxå Special Vehicles “With the introduction of the new CR23 cab variant, Scania has raised the bar for premium trucks even higher,” says Benjamin…

New Boss for PACCAR Australia

PACCAR AUSTRALIA APPOINTS NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR Leading truck manufacturer and technology company, PACCAR Australia, has announced the appointment of a new Managing Director, Damian Smethurst, who will officially take charge on Monday 8 May 2023. Damian has been with PACCAR Australia for 25 years and has held leadership positions of increasing responsibility including Director of…

Mercedes-Benz asphalt trucks

A growing roadworks and traffic control operation in regional New South Wales has added three Mercedes-Benz Actros trucks with Etnyre Falcon tri-axle walking floor trailers to its fleet. The advanced 2653 models will perform asphalting work for the business, which was founded in Forbes by Kevin and Colleen Gunn with a focus on traffic control.…