Electric axle trailers have been undergoing testing around the world and in an Australia-first move, SAF-Holland is currently testing the success of its new e-axle trailer in partnership with Woolworths’ logistics arm Primary Connect. The aim of the new trailer is to reduce fuel consumption by capitalising on the power created by the movement of the truck on the road.
When two Australian heavyweights come together to produce transport equipment, you can be sure it is going to be good. Capral and Boomerang Engineering have been working together to for many decades, enabling Boomerang Engineering to deliver solid trailers, tippers, and other transport and mining equipment to local and international markets.
From the earliest days of 1958 right through to the present, Borcat has never stopped searching for better ways to design and build its trailers, as well as seeking the best possible ancillary equipment to fit to them.
GP Truck Products is a Melbourne-based supplier of road transport components including Air Brake fittings & Tubing, Suzi-coils, trailer couplings, air brake system filtration and associated products.
National Manager Hydraulics and Truck, Trailer Accessories Darren Stocks, said the Hyva-Fontaine fifth wheel range is increasingly gaining in acceptance and popularity with fleets and OEM’s in the Australian and New Zealand markets as a high quality and price competitive alternative to the existing players in the market.
A majority of Hardox In My Body members in Australia are tipper body builders.
The Australian Government has a long-term road safety vision of reducing road crash fatalities, however, most of our past road safety efforts in Australia have focused on countering illegal behaviours and imposing vehicle safety standards. While road safety can be achieved through focus on safer drivers and safer vehicles, the other equally crucial parameter is safer road infrastructure. Among the many infrastructure challenges that exist to reduce the number of crashes and fatalities, special emphasis should be given to heavy vehicles.
With an aim to continue offering one of Australia’s largest gamut of heavy-duty transport rental equipment to a wide range of industries, Rentco is adding new vehicles and equipment to its fleet this year.
The vision to be the largest and most comprehensive commercial vehicle parts distributor has helped Australian Truck Parts (ATP) grow and consolidate its share of this competitive market.
Brentwood Trailers manufactures a comprehensive range of custom-built trailers to suit any application – from plant trailers for the smaller jobs right through to full-widener heavy haulage trailers for the monstrous tasks, and everything in between.
Repairs and refurbishments of trailers – covering all bases from the replacement of worn suspension bushes to complete rebuilds – are other important elements of the business.