Staff Writer

MAN TGX takes honours at design awards

The functionality of the new MAN Truck Generation has impressed an international jury at the iF DESIGN AWARD following its recent Gold award in the German Design Awards. Read more

Winds of Change

Although the debate around having a National Operating Standard is not new to the road transport industry, the Australian Logistics Council (ALC) for whom the initiative has remained an important crusade since it proposed mandatory telematics for heavy vehicles in 2011, has renewed its energies in promoting what it regards as an important next step towards improving safety around Australia’s critical supply chains. Read more

All the Right Moves

The capital investment and operating costs of commercial vehicles are a major factor in the sustained growth of the rental vehicle industry, as regular and casual users take advantage of the ‘as needed’ proposition rather than going through the process of purchasing an expensive vehicle which they may only require the occasional use of. Read more

Full Steam Ahead

As renewable fission continues to gather pace where zero emission technologies in the global supply chain are concerned, in recent years a crowded field of newcomers and startups has emerged offering alternative electro-mobility solutions to fossil fuel reliance, perhaps none more active, especially in 2021, than Hyzon Motors. Read more

On the Wild Side

It’s a supremely satisfied Ian Wild, owner of Wild’s Livestock Transport, who says he couldn’t have asked for a better run from the Meritor 46-160 tandem drive axles in his current Kenworth. Read more