International transport organisations say restrictions for cross-border transport workers because of the new COVID-19 variant are placing huge pressure on the global supply chain. Read more
Measuring and weighing freight incorrectly wastes money and causes flow-on problems down the supply chain. The Leopard Cube dimensioning system is here to help, says Alex Koumaras, Managing Director of Leopard Systems.
A truck safety training tool has been released for the induction of drivers in the NSW road freight industry. Read more
Special Projects Manager Nicole Woods will head FMS’s new Western Australia office as the company looks to expand and provide more offices around the country to best service its increasing customer base. Read more
The Australian Logistics Council says accelerated reform is required to support the industry through present and future challenges, following the 15th meeting of transport ministers. Read more
Australian freight data has taken a leap forward with the launch of the National Freight Data Hub prototype website. Read more
Works have finished on a $12.2 million upgrade of a rail siding at the Ettamogah Rail Hub near Albury. Read more
New research has found 98 per cent of Australian transportation and logistics workers have reported technical difficulties with new tech investments made during the pandemic. Read more
During Mental Health Month, the Healthy Heads in Trucks & Sheds Foundation is encouraging the road transport, warehousing and logistics industries to “make mental health as everyday as safety.”
The National Road Freighters Association and the Transport Workers’ Union have signed a memorandum of understanding to advocate for a more safer and sustainable industry.