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Tag Archives: Trailers

TRAILER NEWS | Feature – MaxiTrans

It’s good news for customers moving into the live bottom trailer discharge segment of the market as MaxiTRANS can now offer shorter delivery times for the production of its Trout River brand products. With production now taking place at the MaxiTRANS facility at Richlands, Queensland, in addition to Trout River’s existing facility at Hallam in Victoria, the reduction in the ...

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HOME AWAY FROM HOME | TrailerTorque -Aldom Motor Body Builders Australia

Stuart Martin reports on the unique requirements of of remote area roadworks Roadworks are an ever-present multi-billion-dollar industry and a necessary evil, staffed by crews who more often than not can sleep in their own beds every night. Rural deployments warrant calling a local motel home for a few nights, but if the work is being undertaken “back of beyond” ...

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NITE TIME | TrailerTorque

Nitrogen could provide the new alternative for refrigerated transport – Words by Chris Mullett The NACV Show in Atlanta proved interesting by way of innovation, with companies of all shapes and sizes portraying the move to electric vehicles or the use of hydrogen fuel cells as the next form of fossil-fuel replacement.  But one new innovation took the interest of ...

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ABSOLUTELY EASY | GLT Bulk Load Moving Floor

The latest GLT bulk load moving  floor trailer is breaking new ground for efficiency. The Australian trailer industry is consistently creating and developing new solutions for operators looking to find a better way to do business. With an industry that is increasingly competitive, it’s satisfying to find that new solutions for our market rarely come from overseas but are developed ...

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PERFECT HATCH | TrailerTorque – Multi Quip

Warren Caves explores the world of chickens The quest for productivity gains in its chicken-transport operation has led the Sydney based Multi Quip group of companies to cutting-edge European design in the form of two Hatch Traveller trailers, by Hatch Tech. Headquartered in Veenendaal in the Netherlands, Hatch Tech has developed the Hatch Traveller trailer system by drawing on the ...

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GLOBAL POSITIONING | TRAILERTORQUE

The Australian trailer market is set to become much more interesting as Panus Oceania grows its presence Down Under In the April issue of TrailerTorque, we looked briefly at Panus Oceania as it completes what could be described as a six-year apprenticeship in trailer manufacturing for the Australian market. This is not an apprenticeship in terms of building trailers; with ...

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SWEET AS SUGAR | Trailer Review – Qube Logistics introduces new methods to revitalise an established industry

Qube Logistics introduces new methods to revitalise an established industry – Words by Warren Caves, Images by Torque it Up Trailer design has evolved to greater levels of efficiency by forward thinking and vision from both manufacturers and designers, but one thing that can really restrain design progress is the end-users’ facilities. Where a logistics company is contracted as a ...

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MaxiTRANS ANNOUNCES DEALER EXPANSION IN REGIONAL VICTORIA

MaxiTRANS expands into regional Victoria | TRANSPORT NEWS

MaxiTRANS expands into regional Victoria Leading parts supplier and trailer manufacturer, MaxiTRANS has announced a new dealership involvement with  Graham Thomson Motors (GTM) of Shepparton. GTM will now distribute the full range of MaxiTRANS  trailer brands which includes Freighter, Maxi-CUBE, Lusty EMS, Hamelex White, Trout River Australia, AZMEB and Peki. Graham Thomson Motors is located on a 5-acre facility on ...

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END TO END Capability on show at Brisbane Truck Show | Transport News – MaxiTRANS

MaxiTRANS to demonstrate its end-to-end capability by showcasing MaxiPARTS and MaxiTRANS Servicing, as well as its recently acquired Live Bottom Floor solution – Trout River Australia. This year’s show is a platform to promote the rollout of our brand new service program, MaxiASSIST. Complementary to the Company’s existing capability. Another first for the MaxiTRANS group will be a prominent display ...

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SUPPLY CHAIN | TRAILERTORQUE – A wide array of information arising from the 2018 IAA Commercial Vehicle show in Hanover

Key suppliers bring new technology to the trailer market. With such a wide array of information arising from the 2018 IAA Commercial Vehicle show in Hanover, we simply couldn’t cram everything into the December/January issue of PowerTorque. Truck and trailer manufacturers showcased their new products, predominately with three key themes  − autonomous transport, connectivity and eMobility. But for all of these ...

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