The Practicalities of an Electric Truck

“What influences driving range and how much?”, asks Shayne Commons, Volvo’s Director of Product and Performance, when talking about the practicalities of an electric truck. “I think
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Zero Carbon Learning Curve

The entire trucking industry, as well as truck makers, is on a steep zero emission learning curve as they grapple with the issues around reducing carbon emissions from trucks towards a zero
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Building a Diverse and Sustainable Workforce

Rachel Smith, Executive Director of the Australian Livestock and Rural Transporters Association, addresses an ongoing issue which cuts right across the transport industry, building a diverse
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Closing Loopholes Bill Has Passed

The Closing Loopholes Bill has passed both houses of Parliament, and is now officially set to become law. The new legislation will give the Fair Work Commission (FWC) the power to set minimum
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New CO2 Fleet Emission Standards For Trucks

Members of the European Union have reached an agreement on new CO2 fleet emission standards for trucks and buses across Europe. These new standards will set figures for the allowable future
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Three Contenders for Truck of the Year Australasia

Here are the three contenders for the coveted Truck of the Year Australasia 2024 award, to be presented in Christchurch, New Zealand in March. It’s not easy picking a winner. There are
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MyTrucking Sets Up An Australian Office

Head of Customer Success at MyTrucking, Nikola Berryman, is heading over the ditch to Australia to take up a new role for MyTrucking as Head of Victoria Sales in February as MyTrucking sets
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Waiting, Waiting, Waiting

All of that time wasted sitting in trucks, in queues at distribution centres, at port gates, or in the never-ending roadwork queues, which the road transport industry has to put up with day and day out,
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Drivers Confused by a Work Diary

It is a problem, a perennial problem in the trucking industry, and one which is addressed to a certain extent in this video, that is, drivers confused by a work diary, and the surrounding
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Key Tasmanian freight link set for massive upgrade

One of Tasmania’s key freight links on the west coast is getting a major upgrade. Work has started on improvements to the Zeehan Highway from its junction with the Murchison Highway to Henty Road
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