Tag Archives: Paccar

PACCAR Parts celebrates International Women’s Day | TRANSPORT NEWS

PACCAR Parts will celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8, with a parts catalogue honouring the many women playing a vital role in Australia’s trucking and transport industry. The official theme for International Women’s Day 2019 is, “Think equal, build smart, innovate for change.” The February/March PACCAR Parts catalogue introduces women who work in a variety of roles across the ...

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 KENWORTH ANNOUNCES THE NEW T610 AERO ROOF SLEEPER CAB | TRANSPORT NEWS

Kenworth has added even more flexibility to the T610 with the release of a 600mm aero roof sleeper cab to complement its existing day-cab, 760mm mid-roof and 860mm sleeper cab options. The most compact sleeper in the T610 range, the 600mm offers an outstanding driver experience and superior in-cab comfort. With greater fuel efficiency and payload capacity up to 26m ...

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LIVING THE DREAM | Company profile – Hayllar Transport

With a strong reputation for great service and an immaculate fleet, Hayllar Transport has reason to celebrate the arrival of a new T610SAR – Words by Warren Caves, images by Torque it Up Small rural town values and community spirit, along with a new Kenworth 610SAR are sound drivers of business for Hayllar Transport of Narrandera. The town of Narrandera ...

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A Legend in the Making | TRUCK REVIEW – Kenworth Legend 900

With news of the release of a Limited Edition Legend 900 circulating, Warren Caves looks at the background to Australia’s appreciation of trucking nostalgia Following on from the release of the Legend 950 as the first in the Limited Edition series released by PACCAR Australia, the Kenworth spotlight this year was turned on the Legend 900 that made the headlines ...

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VERSATILITY IN MOTION | Company Profile – Betts Transport knows that success is based on service.

From livestock to general haulage, Betts Transport knows that success is based on service. Peter Betts reckons that as far as having a hobby is concerned, he has yet to find one that fits the bill. Although he admits to being semi-retired these days, it seems that he hasn’t quite yet worked out the true definition of the word, preferring ...

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Poles Apart | COMPANY PROFILE- East Coast Scaffolding

It’s a long way from making safety rails to providing full scaffolding support for the building industry, but it’s proving to be the right route for East Coast Scaffolding. Words and images by Warren Caves. There are times when the future of a company depends on a total change of direction, and for two businesses located in Liverpool that change ...

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PACCAR – EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR | TRANSPORT NEWS

ACCAR Australia has been honoured in the Employer of the Year category of the prestigious Victorian Training Awards for 2018. Tom Cooper, Operations Director PACCAR Australia, in accepting the award at the event at Palladium at Crown on Friday 24 August, observed: “This award provides important recognition of PACCAR Australia’s amazing, wonderful and truly valued employees, suppliers and dealers who ...

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New Brisbane DC for PACCAR PARTS | TRANSPORT NEWS

PACCAR Parts has officially opened a second parts distribution centre (PDC) in the Brisbane logistics hub of Berrinba, south-west of Brisbane with over 6,000 square metres of warehouse space, in a move to reduce delivery times to dealers and boost parts availability to customers in its retail network. The PDC, which shipped its first orders in December, services locations throughout ...

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PacLease opens for business in Adelaide

The national expansion of the PacLease division across Australia continues with the opening of the eleventh  franchised PacLease location at CMV Trucks, 100 Port Wakefield Road, Cavan, in the Adelaide, South Australia.The new PacLease division at Cavan links with the established CMV Trucks PacLease operations at its Hallam and Bayswater dealerships in Victoria. “We see Truck Rental, Full Service Leasing ...

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SUMMING UP -“Do the Math, Buy a DAF”, PACCAR’s European brand gets more power | TRUCK REVIEW DAF TRUCKS Australia

With a new slogan of “Do the Math, Buy a DAF”, PACCAR’s European brand gets more power and becomes immediately more attractive. When we split trucks up into their respective market categories, we do it in a few ways. Generally it’s GVM or horsepower ratings that define where a truck fits in the market, but the easiest way, in general ...

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