TRUCKING news * Australia: * DHL's - ** Simon National Carriers'
* ACT - DHL Express opens new Canberra site
DHL has officially opened its new $1.8 million Canberra depot, which will cater to local businesses importing and exporting from Australia... The new facility includes a new automated belting system that enables direct loading by couriers, considerably speeding up the processing time... As part of DHL’s GoGreen program, the company also installed environmentally friendly technologies such as sensor LED lighting, reducing carbon emissions by almost 50 per cent...
Canberra, ACT, Australia - Prime Mover - 30th, May 2016
** Queensland - Simon invests in Scania R560
--- Specialised long haul transport company, Simon National Carriers has invested in six new V8-powered Scania R560 prime movers... According to Scania, four of the new R 560s will be used as B-doubles on a Melbourne-Sydney-Brisbane route, rated for 64-tonnes GCM. The remaining two will run from Brisbane to Darwin and North Queensland, configured as triple road trains, pulling up to 96-tonnes... Toowoomba, QLD, Australia - Prime Mover - 27th, May 2016
* New Chair and CEO at Simon National Carriers-- Simon National Carriers has announced several changes to its senior management team including Chief Executive, David Simon, who has been named Executive Chairman; while Clive Barrett will takeover as CEO...
Toowoomba, QLD, Australia - Prime Mover - 30th, May 2016
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