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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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Followmont leads the way

Followmont leads the way

Followmont Transport recently partnered Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) and the Queensland Trucking Association (QTA) in a safety initiative focusing on the risks of incorrectly coupled vehicles. Every year within transport, there are a number of serious incidents involving trailers which are dropped from vehicles due to a failure to ensure the ‘Hooking Up’ process […]

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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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