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Wed 24 Jun 2020

Matt says things will pick up as restrictions relax

Matt says things will pick up as restrictions relax

IT WAS fortunate to catch up with Matt Shaw from Launceston at Mood Food, the 24-hour Caltex truck stop at Kempton, the other day as we amassed our final copy for Big...

Les rates the BP Miles Roadhouse as the best

Les rates the BP Miles Roadhouse as the best

YOU could be excused for thinking that truckie Les Masterman has discovered the elusive fountain of youth.

Mark is a jack of all trades

Mark is a jack of all trades

Mark works for L.E Hartvigsen Transport and his father in law Les is also his boss.

Justin honours father’s career with ‘Billy’s Legacy’

Justin honours father’s career with ‘Billy’s Legacy’

“My late father Billy Power was a driver and it is named after him,” Justin said.

Dreams come true, as Caleb finds out

Dreams come true, as Caleb finds out

That wish came to fruition in 2014 when the now 27-year-old Caleb gained his heavy vehicle licence.

Alf reveals his Spy secret

Alf reveals his Spy secret

Your latest news and gossip from truckies travelling on the busy roads of Australia

COVID-19 frames vitality of supply chains

COVID-19 frames vitality of supply chains

IF coronavirus has crystallised anything for Australian consumers it is the importance of safe, efficient and seamless supply chains to our way of life.

Fighting to end the inequality: Big Rigs and TWU

Fighting to end the inequality: Big Rigs and TWU

Over the years the TWU and Big Rigs have played their parts in the role of keeping the top end of town accountable and doing our bit to look out for the rights of the...

Sad day for all in transport

Sad day for all in transport

It is a sad day for all of us in the industry as Big Rigs magazine has been a part of our lives for almost 30 years.

$145m to upgrade SA truck routes and roads

$145m to upgrade SA truck routes and roads

A freight-route upgrade to get more trucks off the South-Eastern Freeway is part of a $145m infrastructure cash splash to create jobs and rebuild SA’s economy.

Charges laid over Geelong acid dump

Charges laid over Geelong acid dump

A trucking company and one of its drivers has been charged after a large volume of sulphuric acid was dumped near a roadside drain in Geelong.

Tue 23 Jun 2020

New on-board unit from Alemlube the toughest system yet

New on-board unit from Alemlube the toughest system yet

The integrated system controller has every necessary feature for precise control.

Busy Brisbane fleet slashes downtime with Alemlube

Busy Brisbane fleet slashes downtime with Alemlube

Easters said the systems save money and improve efficiency across the board.

CRC innovations prove popular

CRC innovations prove popular

The company prides itself as being the leader in product quality, performance and regulatory compliance.

‘Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery’

‘Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery’

Firstly we would like to thank all of you who have supported Hexchex since the beginning.

Shift salutes Big Rigs

Shift salutes Big Rigs

The year 2020 has been a turbulent year that no one could have predicted or wanted.

Need help? Call Nova now

Need help? Call Nova now

The onset of COVID-19 has presented challenges not experienced by individuals and small business for many decades.

Blenners will help through trying times

Blenners will help through trying times

As we taste the positive outcome of hand resolve in these times, our customer first policy has ensured a much brightened future for all.

Woolies to build hi-tech distribution centres in Sydney

Woolies to build hi-tech distribution centres in Sydney

The new centres will remove at least 26,000 truck movements from NSW roads each year.

Stop wasting your money

Stop wasting your money

Save over $20,000 every year by changing your truck’s tyre pressures. How can that be?

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