Operator stories


  After 20 years in the trade the last thing electrician Steven Taylor wants are shocks, particularly when it comes to his work vehicle. Steven Taylor knows just how important transport is for his business.  When [...]

Non-traditional finance boosts business for transport company, Eternity Meat

Eternity Meat, a meat wholesale company based in Balliang in Victoria, had been struggling to keep up with customer demand using its existing infrastructure, that was until they sought a non-traditional financeoption. The booming transport business [...]

Mack Trucks Set for Cross-Country Barnstorm

Mack Trucks has declared that a fleet of 10 trucks spanning various new models will barnstorm Mack dealerships around the country in August, in a bid to give customers and dealers intimate insight into their latest [...]

Hire Intelligence with PACCAR

Truck operators are set to be spoiled for choice when it comes to renting prime movers and big trucks with PACCAR announcing at the recent Brisbane Truck Show that it will join the likes of Penske in [...]

MaxiTRANS Recruits PACCAR Executive

Trailer manufacturer MaxiTRANS has announced Andrew McKenzie has joined as group general manager of sales and distribution. Mr McKenzie has previously served in a variety of positions at PACCAR, including new truck sales manager, senior industrial engineer, [...]

Navistar’s New Proving Grounds

Navistar has announced the purchase of Studebaker’s former test track, a 668-acre, purpose-built site in New Carlisle, Indiana, previously known as the Bosch Proving Grounds. Originally built in 1923 as a race track, Navistar aims to [...]

Ice Man Cometh!

The Ice MAN Cometh! Sydney transport company Micway has carved a niche for itself in refrigerated freight, which has made it hot property when it comes to cold goods delivery. Barry Flanagan investigates The transport industry is [...]