Accessories

Controlling Influences | Accessories – REDARC

Stuart Martin reports on the Redarc portfolio of accessories and control systems. A doubling in size is not the aim when it comes to diets or debt; but when you’re in business, it can be a good thing. Sustainable organic growth is a well-worn phrase in the automotive industry, but many don’t manage to achieve it. The staff at Redarc ...

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PERFECT SIGHT | Accessories – Lighting

How regularly do you check the lights on your vehicle with a front and back walk-around? The importance of seeing and being seen appears to be lost on some drivers that head out at night with defective or underperforming lights on their vehicles. The standard headlamps fitted to vehicles are a starting point when it comes to night vision and ...

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LIFTABILITY | Transport News – Maxilift Australia

Maxilift Australia covers a broad spectrum of lifting requirements – Report by Stuart Martin. A range of vehicle-mounted machines capable of lifting from 500 kg/metre to 30,000 kg/metre is undoubtedly a broad claim, but, as Maxilift Australia points out, it can fulfil all demands throughout that weight range requirement. The company has operated in its current form for the last ...

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NARVA’s bright lights boogie | TRANSPORT NEWS

Lighting expert Narva has released its Advanced Lighting Systems (ALS) L.E.D Audio Lights, bringing a crisp white light with audio clarity to the camping  ground, workshop or for other trade applications. Available in three model variants producing 600, 2000 and 5000 Lumens of output, the audio lights all feature high efficiency COB L.E.Ds and high quality Bluetooth® speakers, that provide quick and ...

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Ute bodies within a bull’s roar of customers | TRANSPORT NEWS

Bull Motor Bodies was established in Perth 17 years ago and has since grown to now have two operation centres incorporating a National Office, WA branch, distribution centre and manufacturing facility. Five years ago the company expanded into Northlakes, Queensland, growing production capacity to over 1000 units per year and with plans to expand its marketing to  South Australia, Victoria and ...

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Narva Enhanced Optic Technology with New Ultima 225 L.E.D Lamps | TRANSPORT NEWS

Following the launch of the highly impressive Ultima 175 L.E.D driving lights, Narva has increased its optic technology range with a larger and more powerful Ultima 225 L.E.D lamp. Ideal for fitment to commercial vehicles or passenger four wheel drives equipped with larger bull bars, it provides a powerful and controlled beam that shines a bright white light up to ...

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TITAN TRAILERS | TRAILER REVIEW -Drop-deck trailers can substantially improve turn around times for delivery and pick-up of plant and equipment.

Drop-deck trailers can substantially improve turn around times for delivery and pick-up of plant and equipment. Words by Brenton O’Connor. Some 26 years ago, George Fendyk and business partner Fabian Burder combined forces to establish Burder, in Wangaratta, Victoria. Burder was originally set up as a manufacturer of front-end loaders to suit a wide variety of agricultural tractors. The Burder ...

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Light at Night

LED lighting has dramatically improved night driving  Since the increasing availability of LED lighting systems hit the transport industry, we’ve seen the highways at night transformed into what some might describe as a parade of Christmas decorations, as trucks travel at 100 km/h towards their ultimate destinations. There’s a high safety value in being seen, but there are also significant ...

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Tyre Topics

Choosing the right tyre makes all the difference It’s an unfortunate fact of life that, on a scale of one to ten, tyres don’t seem to attract a high level of excitement on the part of the buyer. Purchasing tyres is seen as a grudge activity, where the buyer knows that good rubber on each corner of their vehicle is ...

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Light Entertainment (Part 2)

Hella has the answer to making sure your vehicle is easy to see on the road, with its range of vehicle safety daylight running lamps.  It’s an unpleasant statistic, but when it comes to daytime intersection accidents up to 80 percent of the cause is the driver of one vehicle not seeing the other. If you want to minimise your ...

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