Airtec tyre and axle load systems in the spotlight

Digital vehicle technology manufacturer Airtec Corporation will be joining the ranks at multi-modal supply chain event MEGATRANS2018, which takes over the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 10–12 May 2018. Airtec’ designs, develops and distributes an extensive range of digital tyre inflation equipment and digital truck scales systems for use in vehicles used in the transport, mining, military and aviation

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A-Safe brings unique safety barriers to the show

Inventor and manufacturer of fixed, polymer safety barriers for protection for buildings, personnel and equipment – A-Safe – has signed on to exhibit at MEGATRANS2018. A-Safe barriers absorb and dissipate impacts from vehicles or hardware, providing protection for structures, people and machinery, and have been used around the world in a variety of warehouse and

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Autonomous freight platooning plans in NSW

The New South Wales Government is exploring the possibilities of autonomous trucks with freight movements expected to double across metropolitan areas and by up to 25 per cent in the bush by 2056, according to a report from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC). Transport Minister Andrew Constance has reportedly unveiled a regional transport plan at

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Automation experts sign on for MEGATRANS2018

Industrial automation products specialist Daanet will exhibit at multi-modal supply chain event MEGATRANS2018, which takes over the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 10-12 May 2018. As the authorised Australian distributor for a wide range of industrial product ranges, including Hirschmann’s range of Industrial Ethernet equipment, IDEM Safety Switches, B&R Automation products and more, Daanet brings

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Amazon developing own delivery service

Anonymous sources have informed news site Bloomberg that Amazon is planning to launch its own US delivery service, ‘Seller Flex’, which has been designed to ease overcrowding in its warehouses and make more items eligible for two-hour delivery. Research for the US pilot project reportedly began in India two years ago, with Amazon now in discussions with

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Shipping software on show

As the provider of cutting edge shipping management software, SmartFreight is an ideal fit for the inaugural logistics and supply chain event, MEGATRANS2018. The company’s comprehensive software solution provides versatility, transparency, accountability and efficiency for its users within the supply chain – complementing MEGATRANS218’s own aim to provide a vital link between the industries comprising

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Tennant Australia brings unique service offerings to the show

Warehouse and logistics cleaning solutions specialist Tennant Australia is the latest exhibitor to sign on for supply chain trade show MEGATRANS2018 With a focus on its range of industrial cleaning equipment and services within the wider Australian warehousing and logistics sector, Tennant Australia is well placed to make waves at the upcoming event. Connecting the

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Innovative driver management system set for MEGATRANS2018

Known for its unique driver management system, Australian-based business Ezi Comply has signed on for logistics and supply chain event MEGATRANS2018, which takes over the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 10-12 May 2018. The Ezi Comply system is designed to record driver activities, vehicle checks, faults, service and vehicle load information, making it a unique

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Airfreight industry to soar with IoT and AI

Global information technology firm Unisys predicts that the future growth of the airfreight industry and its ability to capitalise of the e-commerce market will be heavily impacted by the rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) and voice-enabled artificial intelligence (AI) smart devices and systems, warehouse drones and strategic alliances between airlines and distributors. “As

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Terminal tractor specialist Daysworth signs on for the show

Daysworth is set to bring its unique range of port and terminal tractors, and truck and heavy vehicle services to the inaugural supply chain trade expo, MEGATRANS2018. The company is the sole Australian distributor of Kalmar and Ottawa Port and Terminal Tractors and for 25 years has supplied the nation’s leading companies in the transport,

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