Smart Thinking

Each year, TrailerTorque announces its technology and innovation award – Chris Mullett has the details This has been an interesting year for trailer manufacturers. There have been improvements in the automatic raise and lower systems of mezzanine decks, especially those within drop-deck trailers, there’s been some interesting development in the rear belt discharge on-highway market, and we’ve seen several companies ...

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The 2016 PowerTorque Technology and Innovation Awards Who could have imagined 20 years ago that profitability in the transport industry would depend largely on technology to produce sustainability and longevity? There’s no decrying the importance of the driver in the transport equation, but, instead of leaving it to the person behind the wheel to get the job done on their ...

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Brett Seager wins Scania Young Australian Truck Driver of the Year Competition

Geelong resident, Brett Seager, who drives a bonneted American truck for Riordan Grain Services, has been crowned the Scania Young Australian Truck Driver of the Year. The 34-year-old was delighted with his win against a field of 11 other ambitious, talented young drivers.Second place went to Chris Cartwright, also of Victoria, who drives for Rodney’s Transport Service, and who has ...

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