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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Followmont Transport officially presented the donated Prime mover to Aussie Helpers at a media event in Brisbane this morning. Managing Director Mark Tobin handed the keys to the founder of Aussie Helpers Brian Egan in the presence of Deputy Premier Jackie Trad, key Followmont Management and members of the media. Aussie Helpers is a charitable […]
The Followmont Directors are always reinvesting back into the business, to support the foundation of Followmont and to ensure that we can continue to deliver the best possible service to QLD. We keep things moving! Cool facts about the construction: 5000m² warehouse 40000m² of hardstand 8000m³ of concrete weighing over 40 million kilograms 4000m² workshop […]
Last Friday, Donna & Derek from Moranbah Panel Works approached our Branch Manager Jeff Murphy, to supply transport of 14 cages of freight that had been collected for the victims and families in Vanuatu after Cyclone Pam. The freight needed to be in Mackay before 7pm Friday to reach Brisbane and make the boat to […]
Followmont Transport was featured in Australia’s Road Transport Heritage, see the full article below.
Last week the Followmont Dysart branch was approached by Global Care, a group in Mackay who send recycled medical equipment overseas to developing countries, such as Tanzania and Zambia. The Dysart hospital donated 3 beds, an old X-Ray machine, an Anaesthetic Machine, an operating light and a surgery table. Followmont’s Dysart depot packed and sent […]