"A corollary to this is that in densely populated metropolitan areas like Melbourne, loads of this size should mainly be carried by rail. At a rough guess, road haulage would probably be suitable for loads of 30t and less. The main method…"
"To allan parker,
i know this is late, but Trucks are a tool becoming more and more needed for Australia to thrive, when by circles can haul 200tones call me but until then you are gonna need minimum 450hp to haul loads and if all you dipshits stayed…"
"Hi martin .
I agree and NSW and the ACT will act quickly so that it will not detter the major EU brands entering the Australian market. The Chinese government is intent on having its e-bike makers produce E-bikes to the EU standard which…"
"The EU is to standardize on the 250 watt pedelec and that is OK by me. Its ' what the bicycle industry needs, it what the consumers need and what the many of the growing population of elderly people who cannot drive a car any more…"
"I have one at home in my shed I removed the Powered front wheel and use it as a backup push bike. It has wide range of gears so I fitted it with a new front wheel. My wife used to ride it and the weird spoking system that busted so many spokes she…"
Tel 613 5984 3578
The problem lies in the interpretation of the design rules by state and Commonwealth agencies who have scuppered "bike on bus" proposals for at least 15 years. The Commonwealth allowed…"
Two old second hand mountain bikes .One New 18 inch wheel fold up to put on trains and buses. I am currently 71 years old and partially disabled with arthritis and my bicycle is extremely useful in making painless short journeys of a few km.
A few words about yourself. (This bit is entirely optional!)
Alan has been a bicycle advocate for 40 years; a founder member and former President of Bicycle Victoria, in charge of lobbying and research from 1975 to 1986. He was Vice President of the Bicycle Federation of Australia for 10 years and been employed as bicycle planner from time to time. During the last ten years has been mostly writing submissions to government inquiries that relate to bicycle transport, sustainable transport and oil depletion. Alan has produced technical peer reviewed conference papers on bike/rail travel and secure bicycle parking facilities and oil depletion.