Staff Writer

Highway Upgrade through Esk

Work is about to begin on a $5.5 million upgrade to a one-kilometre section of the Brisbane Valley Highway at Esk, known locally as Ipswich Street.

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Staying ahead of the curve

Adelaide Hills-based GE Hughes Construction has taken delivery of seven out of its 11 new trailers made specifically for heavy materials hauling. Built by Bulk Transport Equipment (BTE), the new quad dog trailers, five-axle dog trailers and semi tippers are designed to withstand the rigours of quarry applications, tough road conditions, and heavy-duty rock and materials transport.

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Striving for excellence

Ken Vorwerk was born and raised at Mount Gambier and has remained living there ever since. In February 1979 he fulfilled his dream to become an owner driver when he and his wife Judy purchased a livestock carrying business.

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Hooking up with the best

It’s interesting the way certain brand names end up becoming the generic name for a product. Think Band-Aid and Hoover. Usually, it’s the most popular or widely used item in its field that receives the honour.

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Striking the right balance

BLU Logistics is based at Gympie, roughly a two-hour drive north of Brisbane, and has specialised in food-grade bulk liquid transport for over 50 years. Products carried include milk, food-grade oils, water and wine.

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Superior tipping performance

Delta Hydraulics is a leading innovator and manufacturer of multi-stage telescopic cylinders, industrial single rod hydraulic cylinders, constant velocity telescopic cylinders, long stroke mast cylinders, annular ported double acting telescopic feed cylinders and hydraulic manifolds.

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