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Fuel truck ends up in a ditch at a major Townsville fuel station
3 weeks ago

Fuel truck ends up in a ditch at a major Townsville fuel station

A fuel truck has ended up in a ditch at a major Townsville shopping centre this morning with emergency services on the scene.

The truck was meant to fill the …
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CHINA: Fuel tanker explodes, launching into air and onto buildings, killing 18
4 weeks ago

CHINA: Fuel tanker explodes, launching into air and onto buildings, killing 18

A fuel truck explosion has killed 18 people and injured at least 189 others in south-east China, authorities say, with footage showing the tanker flying through the air before crashing …
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No tanking on job for Tanya
3 months ago

No tanking on job for Tanya

Tanya Ferguson is a woman who thrives on hard yakka and getting her hands dirty.

Five years ago, she followed a fella to Geraldton from Perth — and now she’s …
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Diesel spill leaves a trail from Shepparton to Mooroopna
3 months ago

Diesel spill leaves a trail from Shepparton to Mooroopna

A truck leaking diesel left a messy clean-up job on the road between Shepparton and Mooroopna early this afternoon.

It is understood the truck, which was carrying a 20 000 litre …
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Road safety risk as State Governments drag feet on Roadhouse exemption
3 months ago

Road safety risk as State Governments drag feet on Roadhouse exemption

Debacle, embarrassment, disappointment, nasty joke – take your pick!  It is unfathomable, given the impressive level of co-operation and communication that has been demonstrated via the operation of the National …
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EPA NSW – Tanker Incident and Damage Reporting Requirements, consultation now open
3 months ago

EPA NSW – Tanker Incident and Damage Reporting Requirements, consultation now open

Following a recent tanker rollover, ACAPMA has been liaising with the EPA on a number of issues surrounding the post incident response, particularly around the reporting requirements and responsibilities.  This …
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Wagga coronavirus: Truck drivers denied access to toilets as virus crisis continues
4 months ago

Wagga coronavirus: Truck drivers denied access to toilets as virus crisis continues

TRUCK drivers have hit back at service stations banning them from using toilets facilities due to the coronavirus crisis.

Australian Trucking Association chairman Geoff Crouch said drivers have parked up …
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The outlook for hydrogen vehicles in Australia
7 months ago

The outlook for hydrogen vehicles in Australia

By  •  ACAPMA, Transport

Discussion about developments in alternative vehicle technology have been dominated by the decision of an increasing number of automotive manufacturers to produce electric vehicles which are, in turn, powered by …
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PEAK BODIES IN JOINT FUEL SECURITY CALL
12 months ago

PEAK BODIES IN JOINT FUEL SECURITY CALL

The transport sector’s vulnerability to impacts from global fuel disruptions means now is the time to take action on Australia’s liquid fuel security.

That is the joint message from peak …
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MEGA MARKS RETAIL FUEL EXPANSION
12 months ago

MEGA MARKS RETAIL FUEL EXPANSION

Bulk fuel solutions company Mega Fuels is expanding into the retail space with the opening of its first service station in Rocklea, Brisbane.

The Australian-owned and operated supplier, which also …
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