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The Followmont family grows as competitors cut jobs!

The Followmont family grows as competitors cut jobs!

Hi All, Followmont’s strategy has always been to focus on our task at hand and getting the job done rather than the actions of our competitors. However, we must be mindful of the external influences and the industry activities as we go about being the best in our field. Followmont Transport is currently experiencing between […]

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Queensland Trucking Association Annual Industry Awards 2016

Queensland Trucking Association Annual Industry Awards 2016

Followmont Transport is proud to be Queensland’s largest Transportation and Logistics Company; however our greatest achievement is our commitment to creating a culture that inspires our people to grow, unite and succeed. For this we were recognised for the fourth consecutive year, at the Queensland Trucking Association Annual Dinner & Awards Night. Followmont Transport was […]

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VIP Guests Visit Followmont Transport’s Brisbane Branch

VIP Guests Visit Followmont Transport’s Brisbane Branch

On Monday 23rd May Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop alongside David Kingston, Liberal National Party candidate for the federal seat of Lilley, visited Followmont Transport’s Brisbane Branch. This was part of a tour through the fantastic industrial facilities at TradeCoast Central, which provides hundreds of jobs to people on Brisbane’s northside. Our CEO Mark Tobin, had the […]

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Recycle a Bicycle Program

Recycle a Bicycle Program

Bowen’s Bill Luxford has joined forces with the Bowen Neighbourhood Centre to launch another good cause – a Recycle a Bicycle Program. ‘I think kids would get a lot out of learning how to put a bike together, and to be able to do their own repairs like how to fix a bike chain that […]

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Big Roll Up for Brisbane Convoy!

Big Roll Up for Brisbane Convoy!

Followmont Trucks out numbered all others to win the “Largest Fleet Award” for the Convoy for kids here in Brisbane on the weekend. Four of our PUD drivers presented CEO Mark Tobin with the award this morning and expressed their appreciation. Mark thanked them for the passion and their commitment to Followmont and such a worthy […]

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From little things big things grow

From little things big things grow

Followmont Transport has recently been featured in Roads Magazine following the purchase of Followmont’s 100th UD Truck in September 2015. Please click on the link to view the full article   From little things big things grow

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Followmont Transport Business Awards

Followmont Transport Business Awards

On Friday night we recognised the finalists of the 2015 Followmont Transport Business Awards at a Dinner celebrating our Customers, our People & Suppliers. We are very pleased to announce this years winners: People’s Choice: Brianna Thompson (Customer Service Officer, Rockhampton) Young Achiever: Carl Dash (IT Support Officer, Head Office) Linehaul Driver: Bill Luxford PUD Driver: Russell McCulloch […]

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Followmont People Leadership best in Industry!

Followmont People Leadership best in Industry!

Followmont Transport had the pleasure of attending the Queensland Trucking Association Annual Dinner & Awards Night on Saturday the 31st October alongside many other transport companies to acknowledge the professionalism, skill and dedication to drivers and employees in the Queensland Road Transport Industry. Followmont Transport were nominated for the ‘People Leadership Excellence’ Award and took […]

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Followmont reaches 100th UD!

Followmont reaches 100th UD!

On Friday, Followmont Transport was the first company in Australia to purchase its 100th UD truck. President and CEO of Volvo group Australia, Peter Voorhoeve, and Vice-President of UD trucks John Mclean met and presented Mark Tobin with the keys to the new truck acknowledging the value of the relationship that is held with our […]

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