Heavy Vehicles Podcast 0100

December 28, 2017 Joel Helmes

This week on the Heavy Vehicles Podcast we cover: Geely takes big stake in AB Volvo Uber Freight adds new features to app Another large order for Tesla Truck Volvo solves unique solution for pallet […]

Geely buys stake in Volvo Trucks

December 28, 2017 Joel Helmes

Geely Holdings, the parent company of Volvo Cars, has just made a large investment in Volvo Trucks. The deal is worth more than $4.24 billion AUD and will see the Chinese auto giants’ walkaway with […]

Added features for Uber Freight app

December 23, 2017 Joel Helmes

It’s likely that we’re going to see an ever-increasing expansion in the influence of freight mobility apps into the future. Back in June we reported on study findings predicting the technology will be a dominant […]

Heavy Vehicles Podcast 0099

December 21, 2017 Joel Helmes

This week on the Heavy Vehicles Podcast we cover: Calls for truck drivers and owners to use commonsense these holidays Things looking up for Navistar heading into 2018 UPS makes biggest investment in Tesla Truck […]

UPS commits to 125 Tesla Trucks

December 21, 2017 Joel Helmes

The orders keep coming in for the Tesla Truck and what’s remarkable is that they seem to be getting progressively larger. The latest order for the electric truck comes from parcel delivery giants, UPS, and […]

Navistar bounces back in late 2017

December 21, 2017 Joel Helmes

The giant U.S. heavy vehicle manufacturer, Navistar, has reported improved financials heading into the new year. The fiscal year and final quarter figures out of the U.S. show Navistar banked a fourth quarter net income […]

New appointments to NTC for 2018

December 21, 2017 Joel Helmes

Some changes have been announced at the National Transport Commission (NTC) with conformation that a new Chair and Deputy Chair has been appointed for 2018. Incumbent Deputy Chair, Carolyn Walsh, has been appointed as Chair […]

ATA encouraged by Barnaby Joyce promotion

December 19, 2017 Joel Helmes

Barnaby Joyce has just been announced as Australia’s new Infrastructure and Transport Minister and the Australian Trucking Association (ATA) has welcomed Mr Joyce to the role. The Deputy Prime Minister, and National Party stalwart, replaces […]

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