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Waste Expo Australia- VOLVO TRUCKS | TRANSPORT NEWS

Volvo Trucks Australia is participating in Waste Expo Australia, the nation’s premier waste management exhibition and conference, showcasing new technologies, products and solutions across all areas of waste management, resource recovery and sustainability. The Volvo exhibit is based on the Euro6  compliant FE Dual Control rigid truck chassis that achieves un-paralleled driver visibility through a wider windshield, extra side mirrors ...

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MAN D38 10-truck fleet delivered to G1 Logistics | TRANSPORT NEWS

Penske Commercial Vehicles has delivered a fleet of 10 MAN TGX-D38 trucks to G1 Logistics in Mildura, Victoria. A subsidiary of GTS Freight Management, G1 Logistics will use the D38s, the first MANs in their fleet, to service national linehaul requirements. “After we launched the D38 in Australia a year ago, we provided G1 with a demo model that they ...

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Vawdrey launches Auto Lock Deck | TRANSPORT NEWS

Victorian trailer builder, Vawdrey Australia, has launched its new  Auto Lock Deck system, which optimises deck handling safety and efficiency. The Auto Lock Deck system promotes a safer workplace environment through the same proven locking system as its successful Auto Mezz Deck range. “The Auto Lock Deck is simple to operate and can save up to 10 minutes for every ...

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Power Tool Give-Away with Isuzu Ready To Work Vehicles | TRANSPORT NEWS

ISUZU GIVES AWAY $1000 OF MILWAUKEE POWER TOOLS WITH SELECTED READY TO WORK VEHICLES Every person to purchase an Isuzu Ready to Work Tradepack, Servicepack or Traypack truck during October and November 2017  will also receive $1,000 (RRP) worth of heavy duty Milwaukee power tools at no extra cost. The Milwaukee Tool pack that will accompany every Isuzu Traypack, Tradepack ...

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NEW TRUCK GENERATION SCANIA PRIME MOVERS IN AUSTRALIA | TRANSPORT NEWS

New Truck Generation Scania prime movers identified in Australia. Several vehicles seen hauling b-double and single trailers between Adelaide and Melbourne, Sydney and Melbourne. Believed to be R 620 V8, G 500 and G 450. Trucks undisguised, but fitted with locally-supplied chromed bull bars. FacebookemailPrintGoogle+TumblrTwitterLinkedin

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Planet America # PowerTorque reviews the North American Commercial Vehicle Show at Atlanta, Georgia.| Transport NEWS

PowerTorque reviews the North American Commercial Vehicle Show at Atlanta, Georgia. The inaugural NACV Show kicked off in Atlanta this week, forming a presentation that comprised more of what lies ahead than exists on our roads at present. Technology companies focussed on autonomous trucks, with much thought given to alternative drivelines with energy sources ranging from gas and biofuels to ...

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Planet America #1-PowerTorque reviews the North American Commercial Vehicle Show at Atlanta, Georgia | TRANSPORT NEWS

PowerTorque reviews the North American Commercial Vehicle Show at Atlanta, Georgia. It’s a double celebration for Daimler Truck North America as 2017 signals two significant anniversaries in North America: 75 years of Freightliner Trucks and 50 years of Western Star Trucks. Since their founding days in 1942 respectively 1967, Freightliner and Western Star have put a total of about 3,200,000 ...

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Eaton announces new Endurant automated manual transmission | TRANSPORT NEWS

The joint venture between Eaton Group and Cummins Inc. was the focus of the Cummins exhibit at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta, offering a glimpse into their diversity of the X12 and X15 when paired with the Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies all-new Endurant transmission. Endurant is the first automated heavy-duty transmission to be introduced as part ...

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Technology advances see Puma Energy leap into lubricants market | TRANSPORT NEWS – PUMA Energy

Puma Energy Australia is adding state-of-the-art lubricants to its product range to help industry extend the life and condition of critical equipment. According to the company’s General Manager Ray Taylor, Puma Energy is one of the first to introduce the latest CK-4 diesel engine oils into the Australian market. “Our new Puma Lubricants incorporate molecular technology, offering a new level ...

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New IVECO Eurocargo hits the sweet spot for honey producer | TRANSPORT NEWS

Third generation apiarist, Ashley Smith, from Lakeside Honey, works with father Eric having grown the business over several years to now own and manage almost 1000 hives, providing their produce to leading brands including Capilano and Archibald honey. Based in the outer suburbs of Melbourne, the father and son duo are regularly on the road moving hives to chase flower ...

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