FIRS rego savings

Federal Parliament has passed legislation to save more than a thousand trucking operators from being overcharged on registration fees.

This applies to trucking Read more

NatRoad Conference in gear

The 2010 Annual NatRoad Conference, to be held at the Marriott Resort and Spa at Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast from 5 to Read more

Road Projects get $4.2 Billion

In the recent Budget announced by Treasurer Wayne Swan, Australia’s roadbuilding program has been given an extra $4.2 billion. The government is committed to Read more

Auxiliary Power from Cummins

In the US, Cummins is demonstrating an auxiliary power unit for trucks using a tubular solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC). The system is fuelled Read more

Scania reduces hot air

Swedish truck manufacturer, Scania, recently demonstrated its commitment to reducing carbon dioxide emissions globally. The company’s press conference to announce to European journalists the Read more

Truck lane ban begins

As of July 1, new lane restrictions will be in force on trucks travelling between Altona and Lara on the Princes Freeway. All trucks Read more

Qantas Considering Parcel Pullout

Reports in the business press suggest Qantas is considering selling its stake in Star Track Express and Australian Air Express to its partner in Read more

RTA Release Proposed Fatigue Rule Changes

The NSW government and the RTA have released the proposed changes in fatigue regulations for comment. The Regional Freight Advisory Council is where representatives Read more

Detroit Diesel expansion

A major expansion program at the Detroit Diesel plant in Redford, Michigan in the USA is being funded by Daimler Trucks to the tune Read more

Detroit Diesel expansion

A major expansion program at the Detroit Diesel plant in Redford, Michigan in the USA is being funded by Daimler Trucks to the tune Read more