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NTI backs blockchain trial for beef logistics industry

Australia’s leading specialist insurer NTI is excited to be taking part in a blockchain trial, set to boost food safety, improve animal welfare and monitor export security for Australian beef. This month, BeefLedger, an Australian integrated provenance, blockchain security and payments platform will deploy a pilot initiative that...
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PACCAR Australia wins Large Employer of the Year award

At the recent Australian Training Awards at the Sydney International Convention Centre PACCAR Australia was recognised as the Large Employer of the Year for 2018. In accepting the award at the event Andrew Hadjikakou, Managing Director PACCAR Australia, acknowledged the employees and the company for their collective commitment...
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Truckline to focus on facilities investment

Truckline has announced a major upgrade of its retail showrooms, kicking off with the recent unveiling of their newly refurbished Brooklyn branch, Victoria, on November 16. The Brooklyn refurbishment is part of nation-wide efforts by the aftermarket truck and trailer parts retailer to standardise their extensive network of...
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Volvo Trucks provides first autonomous transport solution

Volvo Trucks has just signed a landmark agreement with Brønnøy Kalk AS in Norway to provide its first commercial autonomous solution transporting limestone from an open pit mine to a nearby port. The solution for Brønnøy Kalk AS consists of limestone being transported by six autonomous Volvo FH...
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186 trucks recalled by UD Trucks Australia

UD Trucks Australia has issued a voluntary safety recall as a precautionary measure for 186 UD Trucks in Australia and New Zealand. The voluntary safety recall applies to UD pPNLT Quon RSS-AIR Trucks produced between 1 November 2016 and 31 January 2018. In certain operating conditions, the front-rear...
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