June 2018

Published a story 13th Jun 2018 9:29 AM

IF THE powers-that-be don't think there is a serious problem with driver numbers in Australia, they need to start canvassing operators in WA for a reality check

Cast the net wider for new driver talent

IF THE powers-that-be don't think there is a serious problem with driver numbers in Australia, they need to start canvassing operators in WA for a reality check

May 2018

Published a story 21st May 2018 10:36 AM

LYNDON Watson used to think that saving the planet was strictly the domain of hippies and environmentalists.

Why going green can pay off

LYNDON Watson used to think that saving the planet was strictly the domain of hippies and environmentalists.

Published a story 17th May 2018 10:17 AM

BY THE time you read this, legendary Illawarra, NSW, trucking icon Frances Ross will be halfway through a five-week  return cruise from Sydney to Hawaii.

Family bond helps drive success of charity truck

BY THE time you read this, legendary Illawarra, NSW, trucking icon Frances Ross will be halfway through a five-week return cruise from Sydney to Hawaii.

Published a story 14th May 2018 10:23 AM

WHEN Greg Haylock and his son Ben had to hand the keys of their pride and joy to a replacement driver, there was only one man they wanted at the wheel.

The Master of the Game

WHEN Greg Haylock and his son Ben had to hand the keys of their pride and joy to a replacement driver, there was only one man they wanted at the wheel.

April 2018

Published a story 30th Apr 2018 3:28 PM

MINISTER of Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack sent a clear message to Trucking Australia 2018 delegates that he's firmly in their corner.

New minister wants results

MINISTER of Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack sent a clear message to Trucking Australia 2018 delegates that he's firmly in their corner.

Published a story 30th Apr 2018 2:20 PM

FOR more than four years, Wade Lewis' blueprint for standardising a national heavy vehicle apprenticeship program gathered dust in his drawer.

Driving is more than a fall-back

FOR more than four years, Wade Lewis' blueprint for standardising a national heavy vehicle apprenticeship program gathered dust in his drawer.

Published a story 30th Apr 2018 2:18 PM

EIGHT teams made up of industry outsiders brainstorming  innovative ways to combat the age-old issue of driver fatigue.

High-tech wheel wins the race

EIGHT teams made up of industry outsiders brainstorming innovative ways to combat the age-old issue of driver fatigue.

Published a story 24th Apr 2018 9:32 AM

INSPIRED by the electric vehicle success of a NZ rubbish behemoth, SA firm East Waste is making plans to pioneer a similar movement this side of the Tasman.

SA rubbish trucks turn green

INSPIRED by the electric vehicle success of a NZ rubbish behemoth, SA firm East Waste is making plans to pioneer a similar movement this side of the Tasman.

Published a story 24th Apr 2018 9:27 AM

JACQUELENE Brotherton can't think of a more fitting title than Creating Connections<em> </em>for the national conference of Transport Women Australia in Melbourne.

Wheels are spinning for TWA

JACQUELENE Brotherton can't think of a more fitting title than Creating Connections for the national conference of Transport Women Australia in Melbourne.

Published a story 20th Apr 2018 3:48 PM

A GROUND-breaking new study now under way at Monash University in Melbourne has the potential to dramatically improve truck drivers' safety on Australian roads.

$6.5 million study saves lives

A GROUND-breaking new study now under way at Monash University in Melbourne has the potential to dramatically improve truck drivers' safety on Australian roads.

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