Followmont Transport, one of the leading Queensland based long distance transport operators has opened new depots in both Cairns and Mackay.| TRANSPORT NEWS

The new Cairns depot is located at 25, Ponzo Street, Woree, directly across the road from the previous Followmont Depot.

The opening of this new depot will provide a boost in the local Cairns economy and provide the region with a greater level of customer service synonymous with the Followmont Brand. Construction on this depot officially finished on December and has commenced operations this month.

The new Mackay Depot is located at 115 – 127 Diesel Drive in the Mackay suburb of Paget.

Built on 2 hectares of land, the Mackay Depot boasts an increased 4,500m2 warehouse, undercover wash-bay, 2-storey 420m2 office, 16 self-contained drivers’ rooms and has been fully operational since August 2019.

With a focus on sustainable solutions, the new depot is also powered by a 99kW solar system, LED lighting and high efficiency air-conditioning which is already seeing around a 40 percent increase in energy savings compared to the existing Mackay Depot.

Followmont Transport employs over 850+ staff members, travels over 150,000km every night and has over 30 depot locations Queensland and NSW.

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