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Södertälje, Sweden
Photo: Dan Boman 2013

HVIA concerned about RSRT effects

The Heavy Vehicle Industry Association (HVIA) together with other allied transport and business associations and owner driver representatives attended a roundtable with the Australian Small Business & Family Enterprise (ASBFEO) Ombudsman, Ms Kate Carnell AO in Canberra on the May 16. The ASBFEO has been instructed by the Assistant Treasurer the Hon Kelly O’Dwyer MP […]

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Why Small Freight Businesses Need the Right Truck Finance Company

It takes a great deal of planning and effective strategy to run a successful business. To thrive as a small freight company, you need to manage even more specialised methods and systems. It can feel challenging as a modestly-sized freight business to get your feet off the ground and begin to experience the significant growth […]

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RSRT

Applications scheduled for hearing before a Full Bench to vary Contractor Driver Minimum Payments

NatRoad has sought to to delay the 2016 RSRO (Road Safety Remuneration Order) which is due to take effect from 4 April 2016, to January 1, 2017.   The RSRO claims to, for the first time, set national minimum payments for contractor drivers in the road transport industry involved in: the distribution of goods destined […]

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Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal publishes online calculator for contractor drivers

The Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (the Tribunal) today published an online payments calculator to assist contractor drivers, hirers and participants in the supply chain to calculate the minimum payments under the Contractor Driver Minimum Payments Road Safety Remuneration Order 2016 (2016 RSRO). The 2016 RSRO was made on 18 December 2015 following extensive consultation with […]

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Platooning.
Södertälje, Sweden
Photo: Dan Boman 2013

Scania and Ericsson join forces to improve transport efficiency

At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Ericsson and Scania announced joint research efforts to accelerate the connectivity of commercial vehicles and infrastructure. Ericsson and Scania are convinced that advances in communications technologies and future deployments of 5G networks will enable improvements in the transport of people and cargo. “We’ve been speaking about introducing vehicle-to-vehicle […]

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New Managing Director for PACCAR Australia

After three years at the helm, Mike Dozier is departing PACCAR Australia in March to take up the role of PACCAR Vice President and General Manager – Kenworth Truck Company, based in the U.S. He leaves PACCAR Australia as market leader in the heavy duty segment of the Australian truck market. PACCAR Australia says his […]

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Platooning.
Södertälje, Sweden
Photo: Dan Boman 2013
HVIA concerned about RSRT effects

The Heavy Vehicle Industry Association (HVIA) together with other allied transport and business asso…

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Platooning.
Södertälje, Sweden
Photo: Dan Boman 2013
Scania and Ericsson join forces to improve transport efficiency

At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Ericsson and Scania announced joint research efforts to a…

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2016 Media Kit now available

Australian Custom Trucks has released its 2016 Media Kit which contains the rates, specifications an…

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