TRP opens new store in NSW

West Gosford on the Central Coast of New South Wales is now home to a brand new truck and trailer …

Linfox leads the way with technology

Power is in the data when it comes to the safety of its people according to Linfox CEO, Mark Mazurek.

VTA calls for free rapid tests for freight workers

The Victorian Transport Association (VTA) has welcomed Federal and Victorian Government changes to close contact rules that would enable asymptomatic …

VT Freight Express champions data standard

Express freight specialist, VT Freight Express, has implemented GS1 Scan4Transport standards on transport labels.

Road upgrades worth $230M take shape in Townsville

Four new bridges and overpasses under construction on Townsville Ring Road are set to benefit the road transport industry.

Entry requirements change for QLD freight

Queensland has removed the requirement for freight workers and truck drivers to provide a negative Covid-19 PCR test to enter …

Qube Logistics modernises sideloader fleet, CFO steps down

The latest sideloaders to join Qube’s fleet represent an ongoing investment by the transport and logistics firm to enhance payload …

How are you bearing up?

It is with fond memories I recall my first billy cart where I had rubber wheels to steer with and …

Making lightweight bulk tippers with York and SAF

The team at Chris’s Body Builders (CBB) is finalising a special bulk tipper order for a local transport business.

Command performance

Since its establishment in 1931, Smedley’s Engineers has always worked hard to expand its services and expertise, as well as …

WABCO and CMV – growing stronger together

Social distancing restrictions sparked as a result of Covid-19 outbreak last year meant WABCO Australia had to rethink its popular …

An interview with The Quad Father

In 2006 the National Transport Commission (NTC) estimated that Performance-Based Standards would account for 12,000 vehicles by 2030. At the …

A personal approach

In 1965, family business Doser Freight began operating as a privately-owned long distance transport company based in Adelaide. Now in …
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An overview of performance-based standards

<p>Performance-Based Standards (PBS) has come a long way since it was first introduced by the National Transport Commission (NTC) in 2007. Over a decade later, a growing number of fleets are realising the advantages of innovative, optimised engineering and how that directly impacts the profitability of a business. The number of registered vehicles, to date, is steadily on the rise year-on-year.</p>

2018 Trailer Builder Showcase

2018 Trailer Builder Showcase. Download the

Read our roadmap for Australia’s transport future

<p>Australia’s freight demands are expected to grow by nearly 50 per cent between 2015 and 2030.</p> <p>By considering prominent voices in freight and logistics, the National Freight and Supply Chain Strategy should guide the future of industry regulations for the decades to follow.</p>