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Brisbane Truck Show takes out two Australian Event Awards

The Brisbane Truck Show has taken out two major national event awards, being named Australia’s Best Corporate Event and Best Exhibition, Trade or Consumer Show for this year’s event. Winners of the Australian Event Awards were announced at a ceremony at Optus Stadium in Perth last night with...
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NatRoad provides submission to NTC on safety in Transport Industry

The National Road Transport Association (NatRoad) recently provided the National Transport Commission with a comprehensive submission about safe people and practices in the heavy vehicle industry. CEO of NatRoad Warren Clark said, ”One of the issues not given enough attention is the current industry practice where customers expect...
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Freightliner hotshot fulfills need for speed

Perth-based hotshot operator Dananni Haulage recently added two custom Freightliner CL112s to its growing fleet. The unique 6×2 trucks were set-up with a 7.8m tray, a spacious 48-inch sleeper cab and a retractable lazy rear axle, a unique specification perfect for the application. Dananni Haulage specialises in hotshot...
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Van sales set new records while truck sales slow

New Heavy Truck sales in Australia continue to slow from the record levels seen in 2018, with the month of June just past typical of the trend seen year-to-date. June 2019 saw sales slump in all truck segments, compared to June last year. However despite the slowing market,...
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URM take delivery of 40 Dennis Eagle trucks

Penske Commercial Vehicles is currently handing over 40 Dennis Eagle ‘Elite 2’ trucks to waste management contractor United Resource Management (URM) for use in residential refuse collection in Sydney’s Northern Beaches Council precinct. The Dennis Eagle units all feature colourful liveries to symbolise the Northern Beaches Council’s promotion...
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Detroit to Unveil DD16 at Brisbane Truck Show

Detroit will unveil the much‐anticipated DD16 for the first time to the public at the Brisbane Truck Show next week. The most powerful on‐highway engine ever produced by Detroit, the DD16, which will soon be available to Australian customers, combines Detroit’s unfaltering reliability with high performance. “From the...
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