International exhibitors to give ITTES global edge

Organisers of the upcoming International Truck, Trailer & Equipment Show (ITTES) have confirmed that the event will again have a distinct global edge, with a multitude of overseas exhibitors traveling to Melbourne in May. According to Show Director, Simon Coburn, the 2016 edition of the Show will be sure to live up to its name:

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New diagnostic tool to be featured at Melbourne Truck Show

US company Noregon has introduced a new service kit to assess, diagnose and repair heavy-duty commercial vehicles of any make. Re-sold in Australia via Penske Commercial Vehicles, which is also using the product internally, the JPRO Fleet Service Kit is said to be the leading heavy-duty diagnostic tool in North America. The kit includes a

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Industry heavyweights share insights at Legends Night in Melbourne

Two of Australia’s most influential transport industry identities, Ian Cootes AM and Peter Gunn AM, will come together at the State Library of Victoria next month to share some of the key entrepreneurial and leadership lessons learned during their long and coveted careers. Presented by the Australian Road Transport Suppliers’ Association (ARTSA) and BP, the

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Global media support for Melbourne Truck Show

After it was made public that the next instalment of the International Truck, Trailer & Equipment Show (ITTES) will see more than a dozen Australian and world premieres, global media attention has reached a record high. Show Director, Simon Coburn, has announced that a total of 11 national and international publications will report on the

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Roads and Civil Works expo adds trailer builders

Specialised trailer builders Muscat Trailers and Trout River Australia have confirmed their attendance at the Roads and Civil Works Expo, one of two newly-introduced sister events to this year’s Melbourne Truck Show. Trout River Australia, the local arm of Canadian brand Trout River, will be exhibiting a rigid body truck fitted with a side conveyor

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EPA Victoria to target waste transporters at Melbourne Show

EPA Victoria (EPA VIC) has confirmed that it will be exhibiting at Waste Management In Action in May to raise awareness about the legal requirements for managing and transporting waste in the state. Senior Communications Adviser, Emma Forehan, said that the Waste Management In Action expo presents the organisation with an “excellent opportunity” to meet

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Bartlett celebrating 70th anniversary at Melbourne Truck Show

Known for manufacturing innovative truck and trailer equipment, Hallam-based family company Bartlett is celebrating 70 years of on-going service to the transport and logistics industry at the 2016 Melbourne Truck Show. Founded by Norm Bartlett in May 1946, the company started off supplying agricultural clients in country Victoria. Using his skills as a boiler maker and

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Melbourne Leaders Summit adds to speaker list

Australia’s only international transport industry leadership event – the Global Heavy Vehicle Leadership Summit – is rapidly taking shape. With little more than a month to go until the landmark event in Melbourne – again presented by Foundation Sponsors BP – the Australian Road Transport Suppliers’ Association (ARTSA) continues to add to an already impressive

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World premieres galore at Melbourne Truck Show

With little more than a month to go until the next International Truck, Trailer & Equipment Show (ITTES) in Melbourne, information surfaced that more than a dozen Australian and world premieres will be celebrated at the Show, many of them in the high-tech component field, but also in vehicle manufacturing. One much-anticipated world premiere will

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NHVR part of Melbourne Truck Show

The National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) has officially confirmed its involvement in the International Truck, Trailer & Equipment Show (ITTES) in Melbourne. The Brisbane-based government body is the latest high-ranking industry organisation to be taking part in the iconic Melbourne event, which is also supported by the Australian Road Transport Suppliers’ Association (ARTSA), the Australian Trucking

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