Equipment specialist, JOST Australia, has received the Safety Innovation Award at this year’s Heavy Vehicle Industry Australia (HVIA) National Awards.
Goodride Tyres Australia is a 100 per cent Australian-owned and operated firm that is equally owned by both company Directors and has been operating for more than 13 years. The company’s core tyre brand is Goodride, which is a brand manufactured by what’s reported to be the largest tyre factory in China and one of the top 10 largest global tyre manufacturers.
Freightmaster traces its roots back to the early 1980s when the company’s owner, Peter Cocks, started trading in Alice Springs as P&J Transport Engineers, a manufacturer and repairer of semi-trailers.
Original equipment manufacturer, and third-generation business, Barker Trailers, has distributed the first of its funds, $20,000 to the Mallacoota Lions Club, this month following a successful Bush Fire Relief fundraising campaign.
Bob Martin is the National Training Manager at JOST Australia. He has been employed by JOST since 2001, having served as the company’s Brisbane Branch Manager for 18 years and then in 2019 moving into the newly formed National Training Manager role.