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Media Release – Celebrating 150 with UD Trucks

Media Release – Celebrating 150 with UD Trucks

Followmont Transport is proudly celebrating the delivery of their 150th UD truck. Managing Director Mark Tobin said the 150th truck is another spoke in the wheel of their relationship with UD. “We’re excited to be taking on our 150th edition at Followmont Transport, it just goes to show the growth of our business and the […]

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Townsville Convoy for the Cure

Townsville Convoy for the Cure

On Sunday 20th May our Townsville Branch joined the 2018 North Queensland Convoy for the Cure and took out the honour of being the Largest Fleet Leaders for the Convoy. The team at Townsville did an amazing job over the past few months, creating fundraising activities and getting the fleet sparkling and ready for the Convoy. Reece Lynam our […]

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Bootooloo Produce on the move

Bootooloo Produce on the move

This May saw our first movement of the Bootooloo season. At Followmont we don’t just move general freight, we transport fresh produce all around Australia through our Bootooloo Produce business based in Bowen. Working with the Bowen District Growers, our teams have been loading three B-Doubles each day to deliver across Australia seven days a week […]

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North Queensland Flooding – Update 29th March

North Queensland Flooding – Update 29th March

We would like to thank our customers for their understanding during the recent weather conditions affecting the North QLD district. Our Followmont team came together to ensure we were able to provide the best possible service despite the road closures and flooding. Big thank you to our teams and our wonderful customers! UPDATE 29th March […]

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Media Release – Followmont joins forces with Towers Transport

Media Release – Followmont joins forces with Towers Transport

In an exciting step to increase services on the East Coast, Followmont Transport announced it has acquired New South Wales based, Towers Transport. The move sees an extensive network expansion for both providers, benefiting customers with a personalised inter and intrastate service offer throughout Queensland and New South Wales. While Towers Transport will continue to […]

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2017 Followmont Business Awards

2017 Followmont Business Awards

Followmont Transport held the 2017 Business Awards at Moda Events, Portside, on Friday 27th October. With over 140 VIP guests, customers, suppliers and Award finalists in attendance, the night celebrated everything Followmont and recognized the outstanding achievements of Followmont team members. The fourth annual Business Awards received a record number of nominations for the award […]

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2017 QTA Industry Safety Award

2017 QTA Industry Safety Award

Followmont were once again recognized for industry excellence at the 2017 QTA Annual Awards night. Thanks to the continued commitment of our H&S team, the entire Operations team and our dedicated Drivers, Followmont took out the Industry Safety Award. QTA selected Followmont for leading new safety initiatives to ensure the safety of our staff, clients and […]

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QLD Government Safe Immobilising Campaign

QLD Government Safe Immobilising Campaign

Followmont Transport has recently featured in a Workplace Health and Safety Film Project for the Queensland Government to help promote their Safe Immobilising Campaign. This short film will help raise industry awareness and assist workplaces to find ways to control the risks related to the immobilisation of heavy vehicles and trailers. Watch Paul Breznikar, a local […]

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Going the Extra Mile

Going the Extra Mile

Followmont’s commitment to our customers was displayed last week through our continuous service to all those affected by Cyclone Debbie. Followmont didn’t stop, where many other carriers ceased services as early as the Friday prior. Our passion to go the extra mile was evident in the many trucks that were diverted through central Queensland to […]

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Followmont Employees Going The Extra Mile

Followmont Employees Going The Extra Mile

Shaun Hourigan is employed by Followmont Transport as the Company’s Credit Control Manager, however in his ‘spare’ time, Shaun can be found donating his time and energy to good causes and people in need. Shaun began his philanthropic activities by donating blood for the first time at the age of 18. Since then Shaun continues […]

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