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SKF Wheel End Monitor

SKF has introduced the newly developed SKF Wheel End Monitor. The SKF Wheel End Monitor is designed to detect early stage wheel bearing damage Read more

Looking for Alternatives

The entire field of alternative fuels has been filled with confusion and misinformation for many years. For the trucking industry, there have been a Read more

The Personal Approach

Walk into the depot of Abletts Transport at Queanbeyan near Canberra and it is immediately obvious the people running the company are not ensconced Read more

Innovations on show at 2010 ITTES

New technology and equipment has always been a draw card at Australian truck shows. At the ITTES held at Melbourne Showgrounds, the trucking industry Read more

Trucks today and beyond

I would like to take this opportunity on behalf of the Truck Industry Council to congratulate the organisers of the second Melbourne International Truck, Read more

Dean Bestwick

Dean Bestwick began his career with Mack Trucks back in 2000 and worked his way through a number of sales and management positions. He Read more

Volvo FMX released in Europe

A new truck designed specifically for heavy-duty applications within the construction industry is to be released by Volvo. The FMX has been developed to Read more

Good reception for new Ultrashift

The recently launched Eaton Ultrashift PLUS automated transmission has been well received on the US truck market. Its reception has prompted Kenworths in the Read more

Electric truck partnership

In Europe, Renault Trucks, part of the Volvo group, has set up a joint venture with electric vehicle manufacturer EDF to create a light Read more

Aerodynamic wheel covers

A US inventor is attracting attention around the world with his simple yet effective fuel saving aerodynamic device. The Deflecktor was invented by Jon Read more