Heavy Vehicles Podcast 0074

June 29, 2017 Joel Helmes

This week on the Truck News Wrap/Podcast we cover: UPS announces big plans to boost environmental credentials Calls for car drivers to get more guidance around sharing the road with trucks 2017 Trucking Industry Awards […]

UPS plans to get green by 2025

June 29, 2017 Joel Helmes

Parcel giants slashing emissions We’ve already brought you coverage of UPS trialling electric and hybrid delivery vehicles, now comes a commitment from the company to cut its emissions significantly over the next eight years. UPS […]

PACCAR announces 2016 Quality Awards

June 23, 2017 Joel Helmes

PACCAR honours best suppliers The parent company of the DAF, Peterbuilt and Kenworth truck brands has handed a host of its key suppliers 10 parts per million (PPM) Quality Awards. The list of suppliers that […]

Heavy Vehicles Podcast 0073

June 22, 2017 Joel Helmes

This week on the Truck News Wrap/Podcast we cover: MAN and Scania sales on the up in 2017 Dana gets 10,000th patent Rear axle issue recall for some Volvo trucks Cummins goes electric Three more Isuzu […]

New leadership for TruckSafe

June 21, 2017 Joel Helmes

Ferdie Kroon takes the reins There’s been a change at the top of the Australian Trucking Association’s (ATA) TruckSafe organisation with Ferdie Kroon taking over as Chair. The Tasmanian risk and compliance manager with De […]

Cummins turns to electric drive

June 20, 2017 Joel Helmes

Cummins develops all-electric powertrain Diesel and the Cummins brand go together like a pie and sauce, however no longer will the famous engine manufacturer build and market a range of diesel-only engines. The U.S. company […]

Rear axle recall for Volvo Trucks

June 19, 2017 Joel Helmes

Just 15 trucks affected by latest recall A recall of some Volvo Trucks sold in Australia has been initiated after a possible rear axle issue was identified. The recall is being overseen by the Australian […]

MAN, Scania on the up in May 2017

June 18, 2017 Joel Helmes

Healthy sales numbers for VW’s truck brands The sales performance of the MAN and Scania brands in May 2017 was all positive according to sales data released by Volkswagen. While in Australia, both brands also […]

Dana handed 10,000th patent

June 16, 2017 Joel Helmes

Huge milestone for Dana Incorporated The drive-line and component manufacturer, Dana Incorporated, has just achieved a significant company milestone – the registering of their 10,000th patent. The milestone patent, number US 9,557,749 B2, was issued […]

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