Company Profiles

LIVING LIFE TO THE FULL | REVIEW Brad Scott Excavations

Reliability comes from looking after your gear properly, as PowerTorque found when he visited Brad Scott Excavations of Drouin, Victoria. While we like to keep up to date with the latest and greatest in the transport industry, there are a large number of operators who, whether by choice or necessity, operate trucks that are in their second or third life cycle. ...

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Smooth Shifting | ZF TraXon Review

ZF’s AS-Tronic has successfully dominated the automated manual transmission market for two decades. Now it’s time to welcome its successor, the ZF TraXon. – Words by Chris Mullett. With 20 years of manufacturing the AS-Tronic AMT under its belt, German transmission manufacturer, ZF, has notched up sales of over one million units since its launch in 1997. The development work ...

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Myth Busters

It’s time to appreciate the additional safety benefits of roll stability and to explode the myths of non-acceptance If you think the world is flat and that a good driver can’t be improved by providing them with the latest technology, then you are probably not going to like this feature on advanced braking systems. It’s now around 11 years since ...

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FILLING TIME – J.R Stephens & Co | Review

J.R Stephens & Co is the transport specialist for Brisbane’s landfill and resource recovery Moving the nation’s waste has become a highly specialised segment of the transport industry. Not only does it involve landfill and resource recovery, as the technology and infrastructure develops in an area it can lead to the creation of bio-generation plants and the production of green ...

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Beer O’Clock

From Garbage to Grain – Dave Whyte profiles Fellows Bulk Logistics With the recent harvest being one of the best in a long time, those involved in the transport and storage of the bumper crop are hard at work looking after the product our farmers have worked so hard to provide. While most of us take for granted the ability ...

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