Company Profiles

ON THE WATER – Maritimo 65

When you feel like a week afloat there’s nothing better than the new Maritimo 65 If you feel a little flat after all the Christmas cheer, then what could be better than to start the New Year by escaping in high-powered luxury? Before even the hint of rumours start circulating, the Maritimo 65 featured here is not the editor’s new ...

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NEW HORIZONS- Brown and Hurley

Brown and Hurley is open for business at its new Caboolture dealership It’s not unrealistic to suggest that the growth of Kenworth, and in more recent years that of DAF Trucks, can be significantly attributed to the corresponding growth of the Brown and Hurley Group. As the members of the Brown and Hurley Group celebrate a commitment to the road ...

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POWER-A-PLENTY – Watt Trans

Big horsepower on the coal makes for a contented Mack owner If you are ever travelling south on the Princes Highway from Sydney you’ll find Mount Ousley covering the foothills of Mount Keira, about four kilometres northwest of Wollongong township. As the road crosses the Illawarra escarpment the terrain changes to provide a challenging climb northwards to a height of ...

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The Professional Approach- Pilbara Heavy Haulage Girls

The Pilbara Heavy Haulage Girls set a hard standard to match – Words by Maree Mullett As any professional driver would agree, there’s a large void in terms of a driver’s personal experience and knowledge gained from becoming proficient in driving a vehicle, to possessing a full understanding of all the issues that a driver can face every day in ...

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Forward Thinking – GLS Transport

Warren Caves reports on how Garry Stafford is developing his business with Sloanebuilt. When GLS Transport Southern Highlands needed new equipment to cater for its expanding quarry transport business, the company’s managing director Garry Stafford decided on his next step for expansion through discussion with Sloanebuilt Trailers. GLS already operated a truck and three-axled dog trailer with Sloanebulit bodies, and ...

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