Rolling with Rockinger

The Rockinger RO 500 tow coupling has been sold by JOST Australia for nearly a decade. In that time, it has built up a loyal following among truck and dog road transport operators.

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Reliability and consistency

FCN connects businesses with effective supply chain options for refrigerated and dry goods distribution among other linehaul services. The latest Schmitz Cargobull B-double set to join the fleet demonstrates impressive fuel and thermal efficiencies.

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On the right track

PACCAR is well known for its long history manufacturing prime mover and heavy rigid vehicles. However, there is an even earlier history you may not be aware of that ties in with the activities of the modern-day aftermarket area of the business, PACCAR Parts, which supply parts for all makes of trucks and trailers through their dealer network. Read more

Built to excel

Victorian quarry and landscape supplies company, Burdett’s, has taken delivery of two Bulk Transport Equipment five-axle dog trailers drawn by Mercedes-Benz 2658 580hp trucks. High productivity and reliability are key attributes, according to the company’s Director, Andrew Burdett.

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Toeing the line

It’s interesting to discover what motivates people to choose a particular brand of component over another seemingly similar one.

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Waste not, want not

Malec Bros has purchased a brace of new Vawdrey B-double log trailers to carry harvested pine logs from its Holbrook (southern New South Wales) depot to its Melbourne depot where the logs are transferred to containers for export. Once filled with logs each container weighs around 29 tonnes.

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Cream of the crop

Byford’s 26m Farm Collection road tanker combination is the only Level 1 Performance-Based Standards (PBS) approved vehicle over 20m in length that can Read more

The complete package

A family-owned Australian company, the Brown and Hurley Group has a long and proud history dating back to 1946 when it was founded Read more

Australian made and fit for purpose

Economic recovery post Covid-19 requires the nation’s freight carriers and logistics firms to invest in Australian manufacturing and local business. Victorian trailer builder, Read more

A double take

A-double uptake is on the rise across the industry amongst operators looking to optimise payload capacities on specific routes.

One such operator is Farmhaul, Read more