will there be singing trucks?
Electric Power, Featured, Video

Will There Be Singing Trucks?

After watching this video of an electric van delivering for Amazon in the US, the question has to be, will …
the Geotab platform
Fleet Management, Telematics

The Geotab Platform

It is a new name in the Australian telematics market but, in fact, the Geotab platform has been around for …
transforming safety with fleet management platforms
Fleet Management, Telematics

Transforming safety with fleet management platforms

Unfortunately, the transport industry remains one of Australia’s deadliest workplaces, and as a result, safety is a critical, ongoing focus …
converter dolly makes waves
Dollies

Converter Dolly Makes Waves

From proof of concept to national industry recognition, the Australian Trucking Association’s Industry Technical Council Converter Dolly Project has had …
Linfox’s electric truck
Electric Power, News, Volvo

Linfox’s Electric Truck

The first Volvo FL Electric in Australia will be fitted with an eight-pallet body and tailgate lift and will be …
truck inspection update
Diesel Workshop, Maintenance Schemes

Truck Inspection Update

The truncated TMC hosted the usual ‘Meet the Inspectors’ session, where those running the roadside enforcement teams around the country …
creating massive data flows
Telematics

Creating Massive Data Flows

The latest developments in the kind of electronics used on board trucks, in warehouses, in scheduling, in delivery and receival, …
known as a refrigeration specialist
Refrigeration

Known as a Refrigeration Specialist

Carrier Transicold is a part of the global Carrier organisation, best known as a refrigeration specialist, which supplies HVAC, refrigeration, …
EWDs are like buses
EWD, NHVR

EWDs Are Like Buses

On the evidence of a series of announcements in the last few weeks, it would seem that EWDs are like …
100 per cent electric tipper
Electric Power

100 per cent Electric Tipper

The ACT Government has launched its first 100 per cent electric tipper truck, as part of its commitment to a …
changes needed to draft rules for advanced braking
Braking, EBS, ESC

Changes Needed to Draft Rules For Advanced Braking

Bob Woodward, Chief Engineer Australian Trucking Association, reckons that there are changes needed to draft rules for advanced braking, and …