As the largest independent trailer builder in the country, Vawdrey Australia has been a pioneering force in extending the Performance-Based Standards (PBS) scheme into the general, container and refrigerated freight markets with a variety of specialised trailer designs from Super B-doubles to A-doubles and AB-triples.
Designed with safety in mind, the KEITH CleenSweep system works to keep drivers safe by keeping them out of their trailers when using the KEITH Walking Floor system to unload their trailers.
CRC Industries has expanded its range of heavy-duty mechanical maintenance products with the addition of a water-based brake and parts cleaner. Read more
The freight on demand app from TransMissito helps to ensure sustainability in the trucking industry – showing available loads and delivering payment on delivery.
Australian truck drivers face a delicate balancing act. Tasked with meeting strict deadlines, drivers need to get jobs done on time without compromising on safety. New technology makes this an easier undertaking.
Constantly improving its fleet maintenance and operations, Holz Heavy Haulage has been using automatic lubrication systems supplied by Alemlube for around eight years. The lubrication systems fitted to the fleet’s trucks and trailers grease all the critical bushes, pins and fifth wheels, ensuring everything is always properly greased.
If transport matched tyre pressures to the tyre load, heavy truck tyres would be much more ‘road friendly’. Road damage is directly affected by the unit pressure on the road. NHVR PBS expert John dePont recently explained that the shearing damage that occurs when turning with multiple axles does not increase with load, but with the unit pressure, which is controlled by the tyre air pressure.
PACCAR Parts’ rewards program is back with bigger savings and a dedicated online customer portal. Read more
A REVOLUTIONARY device designed to save fuel and slash emissions from large diesel engines is edging closer to becoming a commercial reality, according to its South Australian development company, HYDI.