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NTC asks for feedback on PBS scheme for heavy vehicles.

PBS marketplace review seeks to build on safety and productivity gains as Australia’s freight task grows Interested parties are invited to provide feedback on ways to improve the Performance-Based Standards (PBS) scheme for heavy vehicles. The National Transport Commission (NTC) today released a discussion paper which presents preliminary findings of an evaluation of the PBS scheme and possible actions for ...

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NEW APP TO IMPROVE EFFICIENCY IN PORT BOTANY | NEWS – Transport App

With over 3000 containers move in and out of Port Botany each week day by road, the Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey has launched a new piece of mobile technology to help ease congestion. “Until now, Port Botany performance and status information was only available on a closed system account to a limited number of stevedores and ...

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Scania Australia welcomes new Sales Director, Martin Toomey 

Martin Toomey has joined Scania Australia in the revived role of Sales Director across all divisions of the business; Truck, Bus and Engines. For the past 8 years the company has operated a structure whereby the Managing Director also held the role of Sales Director. Following the return to the UK of former Managing Director, Roger McCarthy, and the appointment ...

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STRONG MID-YEAR REPORT CARD FOR HINO

With strong sales, increasing investment in dealerships and an ongoing focus on customer service, Hino Australia has rated its first half of 2017 as strong in a growing and increasingly competitive market. “June was a record breaking month for the truck industry and the overall market sales of 3879 units around the country was also the highest June number since ...

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IVECO Australia to expand local manufacturing with Stralis AT| NEWS IVECO Australia strengthens its commitment

IVECO Australia has strengthened its commitment to Australian truck and bus manufacturing announcing today that an additional Stralis model  will be built in Dandenong, Melbourne. Currently sold in Australia as a fully imported model, from the fourth quarter of 2017 the Stralis ATi will be assembled at IVECO’s Dandenong facility and become known as the Stralis AT. Selected components including ...

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