Consistent, mandatory standards for truck rest areas are needed, Australian Trucking Association (ATA) Chief of Staff Bill McKinley told a parliamentary inquiry.
The Australian Trucking Association (ATA) has welcomed two new members to its Industry Technical Council (ITC): Chris Loose, Technical Officer at the Truck Industry Council (pictured left), and Danijel Lloyd, Operations Manager at Step Global (pictured right).
Community consultation is currently underway for future upgrades to the Gateway Motorway and Bruce Highway.
Aiming to up-skill people working within the livestock transport industry in the Goondiwindi region, the Goondiwindi Regional Council will hold three one-day livestock handling courses from 22-24 August 2020.
Scania Australia is launching an Approved Used Truck programme, where used Scania trucks less than five years old that have covered less than 800,000km are inspected and those that meet the relevant criteria can then be sold with an additional warranty.
The Victorian Transport Association (VTA) has called for a resolution to the current chaos being faced by Victorian truck drivers who are required to regularly enter South Australia.
The Australian Trucking Association (ATA) will launch a free industry broadcast event featuring special interest industry stories and exclusive interviews from ATA partners and programs, followed by an interactive Q&A segment and the delivery of the 2020 National Trucking Industry Awards.
Despite the current COVID-19 pandemic, MaxiTRANS has revealed its plans to press on with increasing its levels of production to support heightened demand among its semi-trailer brands.
The CEO of the Australian Trucking Association, Ben Maguire, will leave the organisation in late September to take up a commission as an officer in the Royal Australian Navy. Read more