Little Mack, big hill

It’s a modest little truck… that’s been chosen for the task of regularly carting containers over an immodestly big hill.
The Tomoana Warehousing Mack Granite’s main work is doing two trips a day, three days a week, between Tauranga and the Waikato ....Read more

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Smooth-as Actros

I’m flying into to Cairns, Australia – but it’s not to take part in one of my favourite recreational activities ….marlin fishing. With its 30-degree heat and the Great Barrier Reef on its doorstep...
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Featured in NZ Logger
Breaking Out
Back to the future
Steve Dewes doesn’t need a DeLorean to take him back in time to when he started logging the Mangatu Forest near Gisborne...
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Featured in NZ Truckbody & Trailer
Swedish side-loaders
with a touch of Kiwi

Fred Sandberg is a man of two countries, shuttling between his native Sweden and New Zealand where he runs side-loader manufacturer Hammar Maskin AB’s subsidiary....Read more

Shaws-316The Torque of the town

It’s big. Real big. In fact, 4-wheel skitters really don’t come any bigger than the all-new John Deere 948L. In weight or engine size, that is....
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New Iron

Big Bark Cat

The team at Big Bark Logging, who are working in the Hikurangi Forest on the East Cape, are stoked to add a new Cat 336D2L to their operation. It features...
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Forest talk

EMS launches light grapple carriage

After working to develop its own motorised grapple
carriage over the past decade, Rotorua-based EMS is finally
ready to take the concept to market under the brand
name Hawkeye...
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Karratha Earthmoving FLEET FOCUS

Fleet-Dec16-316Karratha Chameleons

Spend a couple of days in the red dusty coastal town of Karratha, on the coastal edge of West Australia’s Pilbara mining region, and you can see the telltale signs...
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Recently Registered
Sales slip again
The new truck market saw its third straight month of decline in October, with registrations down 4% on the same month in 2015.
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PPG Awards
Something borrowed...something blue
(or is it turquoise or aqua)

It’s a standout transport industry brand with a history dating back more than 65 years – and one that current owner Mark Sherson has never had a thought of changing...
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