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Loading zone shortage undermines COVID recovery: VTA

Fewer Central Business District (CBD) loading zones are creating traffic congestion and threatening Melbourne’s economic recovery from forced business closures according to the Victorian Transport Association (VTA).

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Safety advocate accepts presidency

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) has welcomed the appointment of Rod Hannifey, who is now President of the National Road Freighters Association (NRFA).

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Labor NSW tackles road tolls

New modelling shows New South Wales drivers have paid $14 billion in tolls over the last 10 years and that cost is expected to rise.

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The road ahead for Victoria’s transport sector: Buchholz

In the opening address at the Victorian Transport Association (VTA) State Conference on Philip Island today, Assistant Minister for Road Safety and Freight Transport, Scott Buchholz, told the 180 gathered delegates that the Morrison Government was committed to a safer, increasingly productive and more profitable freight and road transport sector.

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ACCC weighs in on fuel security, petrol sales

Petrol prices in Australia’s five largest cities stabilised at the end of 2020 after an unpredictable year and petrol sales volumes continued to recover from their earlier pandemic-driven slump, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has reported.

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Dana acquires electronics specialist

US-based company, Dana Incorporated, has acquired Pi Innovo LLC, a leader in embedded software solutions and electronic control units to support the light vehicle, commercial vehicle and off-highway markets.

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