More than 350 projects will share in more than $290 million in Australian Government funding under Round 5 of the Bridges Renewal Program (BRP) and Round 7 of the Heavy Vehicle Safety and Productivity Program (HVSPP).
The elimination of workforce capacity limits at Victorian warehouses and distribution centres is an encouraging sign, according to the Victorian Transport Association (VTA), that the Victorian economy is starting to emerge from Covid lockdown restrictions in place across the state. Read more
Brisbane based FCN Logistics has called upon the considerable engineering skills of O’Phee Trailers, part of The Drake Group, to provide a high productivity Performance-Based Standards (PBS) solution for its ISO tank and container haulage operation.
Postal service company, Australia Post, has revealed that August 2020 was the biggest month in Australian online shopping history.
A proposal to slash off-peak fares for public transport in Melbourne will help reduce an anticipated spike in road congestion that will disrupt freight movements as the city begins to come out of lockdown, according to the Victorian Transport Association (VTA).
Transport and logistics company, Toll, has moved its Clayton operations into a brand new developed facility located in Braeside Industrial Estate.
The Victorian Transport Association has welcomed the Victorian Government extending a Ministerial Order made earlier this year which suspended the application of curfews and loading zone signs on heavy vehicles involved in the transportation of food and personal hygiene products.
Queensland will extend its border zone with New South Wales from 1am Thursday 1 October to include Ballina, Casino and other areas along the length of the border.
Road users across New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland, South Australia and the Australian Capital Territory now have a website for road disruption information.
Projects worth tens of millions of dollars including a state-of-the-art potato washing and packing facility as well as works to help future-proof South Australia’s wine industry have been allocated funding to proceed according to the state government.