We are Australia’s largest manufacturer of Heavy-Duty trucks. Volvo Group Australia is built by people. Our team consists of more than 1500 people from 40 different nationalities. We build trucks not only for the Australian market but also export to New Zealand, Papua New Guinea and the Pacific Islands.
Volvo Group Australia's factory in Brisbane, Wacol proudly builds Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks everyday.
The first Volvo truck was born in 1928. Our reliability is renowned. And it’s underpinned by our three core values – quality, safety and environmental care. We bring each one to life in everything we do. Our FH, FM and FMX models are designed and built in Australia for Australian conditions.
Find out more at - https://www.volvotrucks.com.au/
Mack Trucks has been driving Australia forward for 100 years. Built by the hard work men and women of this great country Mack Trucks are custom made with the durability and strength to conquer the long roads and harsh conditions that Australia has to offer. Our Super-Liner, Granite, Trident, Titan and Metro-Liner are all designed and built in Australia.
Find out more at - https://www.macktrucks.com.au/
Key Points in Volvo Group Australia's History:
1972 Volvo Trucks first established a production facility in 1972, building heavy duty trucks in Wacol, Brisbane, Queensland.
2002 Mack is integrated into the factory. Australia becomes one of the only factories producing both Mack and Volvo under the same roof.
2014 Axle assembly is bought in house to ensure higher quality products.
2017 The factory receives Australia Made certification due to the high level of locally made components.