Bucking the trend against local manufacturing, Monroe has re-tooled its plant and re-skilled its enthusiastic workforce to ensure that premium quality Australian made heavy duty ride performance products are designed, manufactured and rigorously tested locally to assure they meet the demanding requirements of the local heavy duty trailer industry.
After extensive field testing in Australia, BPW Transpec has introduced its new and enhanced TS2 ECO Disc trailer axles with wheel rim sizes of 19.5” and 22.5” and respective disc diameters of 370mm and 430mm.
Acquired by SAF-Holland in 2018, the V.Orlandi range covers a variety of different models of trailer couplings, but the core volume product in the Australian market is the E551BOM.
Krueger Transport Equipment is helping national freight carriers and smaller road transport operations across Australia remain competitive and highly efficient at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic. With access to a vast selection of truck and trailer componentry, the business has also invested considerably in its online presence to provide a level aftermarket service and support that leads the market.
Since launching its Cold Core MSC 45’ refrigerated trailer at the Brisbane Truck Show last year, Bruce Rock Engineering (BRE) has been busy developing a number of variants including rollback lead trailers for B-double operation.
2020 has been an eventful, if not surreal year for all people throughout the world. As the first wave of Covid-19 took hold in March, Tiger Spider’s principal engineers Marcus and Brendan Coleman mourned the loss of their father, Leo, who died after complications from heart surgery.
In spite of a decidedly lacklustre year on a number of fronts, the uptake of Performance-Based Standards (PBS) by a broad cross section of the trucking industry has continued unabated as operators seek out ways to improve productivity and efficiency. PBS is a world-leading program that enables Australia’s heavy vehicle industry to use the most productive vehicles for specific freight tasks. It fosters innovation in vehicle design to improve productivity while achieving safer operation and making minimal impact on road infrastructure.
Based at Larapinta in South-East Queensland, Shephard Transport Equipment (STE) has forged a solid reputation amongst customers across Australia as well as in Papua New Guinea.
Auswide Transport Solutions has called upon the extensive experience of Vawdrey Australia for the production of high productivity Performance-Based Standards approved Titeliner B-doubles to further improve its operations.
Electronics company, REDARC, is releasing its latest Battery Master Isolation Switch that fulfils the requirements of the new Australian Dangerous Goods Standard.