Linfox makes big Mercedes-Benz commitment

January 17, 2018 Joel Helmes

One of Australia’s best known and most visible transport companies, Linfox, has taken delivery of the first of 45 new Mercedes-Benz prime-movers. Set to be put to work on duties including fuel distribution, container freight, […]

Tesla Truck heading for Middle-East

January 16, 2018 Joel Helmes

We’ve been bringing you coverage of the early orders for the Tesla Truck and up until now they’ve all been from North American operations. But now comes confirmation that at least 50 Tesla electric trucks […]

Penske Logistics joins Blockchain Alliance

January 13, 2018 Joel Helmes

How is Blockchain going to benefit the logistics industry? That’s a question Penske Logistics wants answered. For the uninitiated, Blockchain technology essentially allows customers to accurately track where their goods are from production right through […]

ATA and TruckSafe join NRSPP

January 13, 2018 Joel Helmes

The Australian Trucking Association (ATA) and TruckSafe have announced they are joining up with the National Road Safety Partnership Program (NRSPP). The association and the its accreditation program say the move is aimed at helping […]

Heavy Vehicles Podcast 0102

January 12, 2018 Joel Helmes

This week on the Heavy Vehicles Podcast we cover: Future looking good for truck trailer industry Isuzu celebrates 2017 sales success in Australia Toyota reveals self-driving delivery pod ATA address lift in truck crashes in […]

New defence contracts won by Iveco

January 11, 2018 Joel Helmes

Iveco is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of specialised defence and civil protection vehicles. The Italian manufacturer, which is making big strides in Australia at the moment, has just won two major overseas supply […]

Daimler Trucks boosts Express WriteUp app

January 8, 2018 Joel Helmes

We reckon technology is making as many changes in the road transport industry as just about any other industry on the planet. Driveline technologies, including electric power-trains, telematics, driver assist and related safety systems etc. […]

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