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GTS on Holistic Hydraulics

Gough Transport Solutions supplies hydraulic equipment from Italy’s OMFB and Binotto to ensure trailer builders and fleet operators have access to premium quality gear that is optimised for tipper applications. For an innovative company like OMFB, with a history dating back to the 1950s in Italy, its high-quality hydraulic system components are in increasing demand [...]

2019-06-18T14:47:30+10:00 18 June, 2019|Hydraulics|

Green light for trailer braking safety

In the lead-up to this year’s Australian Design Rule ADR 38/05 mandate of electronic braking systems on heavy trailers, Gough Transport Solutions has adapted a function within the WABCO EBS system that visually signifies the EBS status of each trailer. About the same size and shape as an LED trailer clearance light, it is mounted [...]

2019-06-18T14:53:06+10:00 2 May, 2019|Braking|

Putting the brakes on for safety

As part of its ongoing commitment to continually improve the safety of its fleet, bulk liquid carrier, McColl’s Transport, has enlisted the help of Gough Transport Solutions to retrofit the 600-strong tanker fleet with Wabco Electronic Braking Systems. Established in 1952 with a single truck transporting milk around Geelong in Victoria, McColl’s Transport has grown [...]

2019-06-17T17:18:10+10:00 1 April, 2019|Braking|

Tail lift loading, front and centre

Every tail lift has safe working load and corresponding load centre specifications set by the manufacturer. Gough Transport Solutions can’t stress enough the importance of operators heeding maximum lifting weights in line with load centre specifications when using tail lifts. In the hustle and bustle of day-to-day operations of a business, it can be easy [...]

2019-06-17T17:19:28+10:00 17 March, 2019|Tail Lifts|

Tip top performance

The Tip Top bakery in Perth has been using Palfinger tail lifts supplied by Gough Transport Solutions for the last five years. Enduring capability and durability in harsh conditions keep Tip Top coming back for more. The Tip Top bakery in Perth has been using Palfinger tail lifts supplied by Gough Transport Solutions for the [...]

2019-06-17T17:17:16+10:00 17 February, 2019|Tail Lifts|

Heavy lifting

When Shermac was approached to produce four rigid bodies for a major iron ore company operating out of the Pilbara, strength and durability were part of the criteria. The unique design required the use of tail lifts and Palfinger’s robust MBB C 2000 S from Gough Transport Solutions was a perfect match. For Shermac Engineered Equipment [...]

2019-06-17T17:18:53+10:00 17 December, 2018|Tail Lifts|

GTS welcomes Daniel Mierendorff

Having worked in the warehousing, manufacturing and transport industries for over 17 years, Daniel Mierendorff comes well prepared for his new venture as National Business Development Manager (BDM) with Gough Transport Solutions (GTS). Under the Gough Group banner in Australia there is Gough Transport Solutions, Gough Industrial Solutions and Gough Palfinger, all three providing quality [...]

2019-06-18T14:53:27+10:00 11 December, 2018|Gough Transport Solutions|

Tanks a million

With a history dating back to 1950, Italian company OMFB has evolved from a small mechanical business into a modern mass-producer of high-quality hydraulic system components. The company was founded by brothers Umberto, Nicola and Alessandro Bianchi who coined the trademark OMFB, which stands for Officina Meccanica Fratelli Bianchi (in English, Bianchi Brothers’ Mechanical Workshop). In [...]

2019-06-17T17:20:00+10:00 10 December, 2018|Hydraulics|

Italian ingenuity

Gough Transport Solutions supports tipper manufacturers with a selection of quality hydraulic equipment, supplying the latest products and technologies from OMFB and Binotto. For more than 20 years, Gough Transport Solutions (GTS) has been the sole distributor for Italian brand, OMFB, supplying a range of hydraulic components that includes power take-off units (PTOs), valves, controls [...]

Safe lifting

When transporting heavy freight, operators often rely on specialised equipment to ensure their goods can be moved safely and efficiently. The Palfinger range of tuckunder tail lifts, supplied by Gough Transport Solutions, incorporate innovative safety features that are making light work of heavy lifting. Transport component and equipment supplier, Gough Transport Solutions, supplies a wide [...]

2018-11-21T09:22:05+10:00 21 November, 2018|Tail Lifts|