Onsite servicing – we think you’ll love the savings and convenience

Everybody knows that times are tough, margins are tight and almost every business is experiencing the effects of the resources downturn.  In difficult economic times, the businesses that succeed are those that innovate and adapt.  We know our customers are flat out trying to make a living, we also know cutting back on scheduled servicing... Read more

Common Trailer Repairs and How to Avoid Them

One thing’s certain, a prime mover is not much good without a trailer. So, if your trailer is out of action, you’re not delivering the goods and that’s not good for you, your reputation or your business bottom line. So, let’s look at the most common faults and how you can plan to avoid them.... Read more

Let’s talk tyres

Whether you own one truck or a fleet of commercial vehicles, good tyre management is essential. Firstly for safety, and also because it supports your bottom line. Tyres are usually the second greatest service expense for your vehicles. This is why managing your tyres efficiently makes good economic sense. Tyre management – the why? Correctly... Read more

No-fuss DoT Vehicle Inspection

WA, as with all states in Australia, requires heavy vehicles to undergo the Department of Transport (DoT) vehicle inspections. While this process is easily put on the backburner, inspections ensure that your vehicle adheres to Australian safety standards, ultimately saving you from potential hassles, as well as costly expenses, down the line. Reasons you may... Read more

Truck Steering & Suspension

Truck Suspension

One of the most important investments you can make Importance Suspension is an integral component of your fleet in several ways: Safety should be a number one priority for any truck driver, business owner or responsible fleet manager.  A major contributing factor to the overall safety of your fleet is the suspension. Maximum performance is... Read more

5 ways to drive safely at night

Safe Night Truck Driving

In the trucking industry, especially in WA, there is often the need to travel long distances at night in order to meet deadlines and avoid traffic. There are a number of challenges that drivers face with night time driving due to internal factors – fatigue, vision, short concentration spans – and external factors – darkness,... Read more

Environmental benefits of good heavy vehicle maintenance

Heavy Vehicle Maintenance

A major criticism of any industry involving heavy duty, diesel vehicles is the environmental impact they have and their contribution to pollution. While this is a fair argument to make as the vehicle and engine size of heavy vehicles will make more pollution than a regular family vehicle, there are many ways that we can... Read more

Don’t cut servicing & maintenance when money is tight

When business is light and you are forced to review outgoing costs nothing in the expense book is free from scrutiny. For companies that have regular maintenance plans for heavy vehicle and trailer servicing it can be tempting to cut servicing frequency or switch from a preventative schedule to reactive activity only. There are a... Read more

Why a preventative maintenance plan is crucial for your fleet

All vehicles in your fleet and under your care should have a preventative maintenance plan created. A preventative maintenance schedule – when adhered to – can do wonders for your overall vehicle costs and extend the life of your vehicle. These plans empower employees and have a number of other benefits. The benefits Proactive maintenance... Read more

The importance of heavy vehicle accreditation

Heavy Vehicle Accreditation

WA laws dictate that many types of heavy vehicles must complete an accreditation service from an approved provider to operate for profit in WA. While this process can seem daunting, confusing and time-consuming there are a number of benefits to heavy vehicle accreditation, and with an experienced heavy vehicle mechanic like the team at World... Read more