12 November 2020Rail NewsAnother Trackmobile shunter delivered to the Pilbara

Freightquip has supplied and commissioned a new Trackmobile Hercules shunter to the Pilbara region. This reinforces the current strong reputation that the Trackmobile machines carry in this region, with now over a dozen machines operating in this sector for over 30…

18 September 2020RailSimulating shunting performance from Geographic Information System data

Simulating shunting performance is an important step in specifying the right model shunt vehicle for our customers’ operations.  Shunting simulations consider track properties such as gradients and curve radii as well as rolling stock characteristics such as length, mass and…

11 September 2020AirThe importance of Aircraft Safe Docking Systems

With the increased use of composite materials in aircraft, it’s becoming even more critical for GSE to be equipped with damage protection systems. Modern Aircraft Construction Materials Modern aircraft airframe designs such as the Boeing 787 and Airbus A350 make…

4 September 2020SeaThe Scrap Box – Engineered efficiency

A typical dilemma a lot of intermodal (transport) operators, manufacturers, recyclers and the like are facing when their customers are relentlessly seeking never ending efficiency gains (i.e. price reductions) - is the lack of compatibility in container equipment. Containerised cargo…

27 August 2020Rail NewsFreightquip partners with FirstClass Safety and Control Ltd

FirstClass Safety and Control Ltd provide innovative and integrated Rail Depot Protection and Control Systems – and are a leading service provider in this market. Freightquip is thrilled to bring these innovative and bespoke systems to the Australian and New…

10 July 2020AirLithium vs Lead-acid batteries for Ground Support Equipment

What battery type should you choose – Lithium or Lead-Acid? It’s a question that’s not answered easily. We have the view that both solutions are valid but the right solution for your operation depends on a range of individual factors…

16 November 2019Company NewsMeet Mario – He’s Changing How We Do Aftersales Service

If you have ordered spare parts off us lately you will have noticed a change for the better. With our commitment to delivering exceptional aftersales support we have brought on a dedicated Parts Manager to help with spare parts related…

21 March 2019Rail NewsFreightquip partner with Danobat to deliver Rail Wheel solutions

Freightquip and Danobat has signed an agency partnership to deliver innovative, robust and sophisticated rail wheel shop solutions to the Australian and New Zealand market. Danobat is international market leader in maintenance and manufacturing solutions for wheel shops and depot…

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