When it comes to transporting hazardous chemicals and aviation fuels in tankers, there’s nothing more critical from a safety perspective than containing the liquid inside the tanker even under the most extreme situations such as a rollover or severe rear-end shunt. This is where a hatch assembly really earns its stripes.
As a prominent and leading manufacturer of trailers of the highest quality across Australia, Vawdrey also plays a key role in the development of fleets such as Naughton Transport Services. According to Naughton Transport Services Director, Leigh Naughton, Vawdrey have always been in the picture.
TGR Transport took delivery of its first set of 30m Performance Based Standards (PBS) A-double trailer from Bruce Rock Engineering (BRE) earlier this year, and the team is already looking forward to taking delivery of its second set later this year.
Rubbish trucks are loud enough anyway, without being woken up at 5am by the raucous whine of one fitted with an inferior power take-off (PTO). That’s just one example of the thousands of ways that Allison transmissions service the transport industry daily and, where fitted with an unrefined PTO, they have been known to be noisy in operation.
Electric axle trailers have been undergoing testing around the world and in an Australia-first move, SAF-Holland is currently testing the success of its new e-axle trailer in partnership with Woolworths’ logistics arm Primary Connect. The aim of the new trailer is to reduce fuel consumption by capitalising on the power created by the movement of the truck on the road.
When two Australian heavyweights come together to produce transport equipment, you can be sure it is going to be good. Capral and Boomerang Engineering have been working together to for many decades, enabling Boomerang Engineering to deliver solid trailers, tippers, and other transport and mining equipment to local and international markets.
From the earliest days of 1958 right through to the present, Borcat has never stopped searching for better ways to design and build its trailers, as well as seeking the best possible ancillary equipment to fit to them.
GP Truck Products is a Melbourne-based supplier of road transport components including Air Brake fittings & Tubing, Suzi-coils, trailer couplings, air brake system filtration and associated products.
National Manager Hydraulics and Truck, Trailer Accessories Darren Stocks, said the Hyva-Fontaine fifth wheel range is increasingly gaining in acceptance and popularity with fleets and OEM’s in the Australian and New Zealand markets as a high quality and price competitive alternative to the existing players in the market.
A majority of Hardox In My Body members in Australia are tipper body builders.