Staff Writer

Attenuator on standby to stop runaway trucks

Truck drivers whose brakes fail on the notorious South Eastern Freeway into Adelaide during upcoming roadworks will need to drive into the back of a stationary attenuator truck to stop their progress. Read more

Long term roadtrain operator endorses rigid drawbar dolly

After seeing the revolutionary rigid drawbar converter dolly at the last Brisbane Truck Show, respected driver trainer and industry identity, Bill Manton, was keen to give it a proper on-road evaluation in a variety of roadtrain combinations. Read more

Coming Clean

Containers arriving in Australia from overseas ports are subject to biosecurity requirements and procedures to ensure the threat of exotic pests and diseases are eliminated during their clearance. Read more

Concrete Plans

“Every time you move a heavy vehicle in a metro area there’s a risk attached,” says Scott Barber. Read more