Best Laid Plans

Kim Bennett occupies the position of Design Engineer in the New Product Development department at PACCAR’s Bayswater facility in Victoria. Read more

Ready to Rumble

In such an unconventional year for original equipment manufacturers, Daimler Truck & Bus Australia Pacific, despite inherent challenges in the market, has delivered a product offering as compelling as any. Read more

Triumph and Tragedy

Warren Swain managed Statewide Car Carriers for 14 years before he and wife Sue decided to purchase the business in 1990. Read more

A Sporting Chance

Carley Aherns has been with Hino for five years yet her background is not automotive related. Read more

Born into Trucking

From an early age it was evident to those close to her that Debra Hollingsworth would likely pursue a career in the trucking industry. After all, she has been around them her entire life. Read more

Golden Gate

Operators of larger road transport vehicles frequently encounter bureaucratic obstacles which deny their access despite such vehicles being capable of physically negotiating the Read more

Scott’s Honour

Possibly the only Federal parliamentarian to hold a current MC licence, Scott Buchholz should be well-qualified for his Ministerial roles Read more

Taking it to the Streets

Following his distinguished 22-year career in the Australian military, John Gilbert OAM spent the next decade using his skills and experience in a number of roles with registered training organisations and as the member services officer at the Victorian Transport Association (VTA). Read more

Both Sides of the Story

Speaking at the ATA’s Technical and Maintenance Conference in Melbourne late last year specialist safety officer at Rail Projects Victoria, Bronwyn Hayden explained the multi-layered approach which has been taken by the management of Melbourne’s massive Metro Tunnel project to improve the mutual safety of truck operators and the public. Read more

Carrying the Cost

As a ‘through state’ New South Wales has more truck movements than any other Australian state. Road Freight NSW is the peak industry Read more