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TRT - Tidd Ross Todd Ltd


With fully integrated engineering design, manufacturing and fabrication capability and MRO support, TRT is a recognised supplier to Defence, working with Prime Contractors and Defence across Australia and NZ theatres of operation.

Contact Information

48 Maui St

Pukete Industrial Estate



New Zealand - 3200

Phone : + 64 7 849 4839
Fax : +64 7 849 3628
Mail : [email protected]
Website : http://www.tiddrosstodd.com
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A privately owned, family run business with over 50 years’ experience, TRT has over 200 staff across 4 integrated businesses; Design Engineering and Manufacturing, Truck and Trailer Parts, Heavy Transport Service and Repair, and Crane Sales and Service, with head office and key manufacturing facility in Hamilton, NZ. Our Australian operation, based in Brisbane, QLD offers integrated services and through life support. We have a branch in Wiri, Auckland, NZ. TRT is active throughout, Australia, New Zealand and the Asia Pacific region.

Certified under ISO 9001:2015, TRT has established a reputation for innovation, engineering design excellence and manufacturing that is fit for purpose. TRT focuses on providing full, quality solutions from concept to aftermarket parts and service that deliver fit for purpose solutions for Defence. With a broad in-house capability, TRT deliver a “whole of life” service.

TRT have a wide commercial customer base that includes Governmental agencies and local bodies, large fleet operators and even other manufacturers. TRT is a recognised defence sector supplier working directly with Defence Forces and Prime Contractors across Australia and New Zealand, delivering key requirements and solutions across all theatres of operation.

When you choose TRT, it’s for the long haul.

Experience and Capability

TRT offers fully integrated, quality-focussed consultation, design, engineering, manufacturing and fabrication solutions that are backed by comprehensive OEM and aftermarket parts, service and repair.

TRT has a broad range of low loaders and heavy haul floats including deck and axle wideners, rows of 4, rows of 8, multi-line and modular platforms that are all designed, engineered and manufactured in house.

TRT has an innovative approach to manufacture processes that ensures all trailers and other specialist-manufactured products are built fit for purpose, to the agreed specification and on time. TRT is a defence supplier you can trust.

TRT are experienced in delivering quality product, on time to Prime Contractors, including a current contract under Land 121-3B for the delivery of fully integrated tipper systems.

Backed by over 50 years’ experience in the crane industry, TRT also manufacture and distribute the TIDD PC25. This 25 tonne pick and carry crane exemplifies our capability. It has been designed and engineered in-house with manufacturing onsite. With a focus on safety, from the operator to load management, the TIDD PC25 crane is available throughout Australia and NZ.

TRT has a strong logistical administration capability, moving large equipment to small parts around the world happens here daily. This capability makes logistical solutions simple and on time delivery across theatres of operation, all part of the TRT service.

Defence Sector Support Services and Partnerships

As well as providing support for all TRT manufactured product in Australia and NZ, TRT are registered for Defence supply (cage code EM778). TRT imports and distributes genuine, world leading OEM parts and components for manufacturers, service providers, fleets and other end users across a number of industry sectors including; transport, construction, earth moving, agriculture and forestry from warehouse facilities at all three TRT locations.

TRT provide maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) service for manufactured product and other vehicles for NZDF fleet. This service also extends to NZDF personnel working and training alongside our experienced TRT team to enhance personnel capability and experience.

TRT are also parts and service dealers for OEM brands Iveco, Scania, Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner, and specialist parts brands including Detroit, BPW, Hendrickson, Fras-le, Hydreco and Fleetguard. TRT are distributors for Manitowoc, Grove and Potain Cranes.

TRT in Brisbane is the Queensland distributor for Manitowoc and Grove Cranes and specialists in Crane 10 year major inspections and rebuilds, crane parts, new vehicle and equipment integration, fabrication and truck and trailer repair. Our Brisbane operation is integral in the delivery of current Defence contracts.

When you choose TRT, it’s for the long haul.

TRT Quad Chart available on request.

No of Employees : 200 (all locations)
Year of Establishment : 1967
Post Box Number : 10076
Post Box Zip Code : 3241
Post Box Locality : Te Rapa
Post Box Region : New Zealand

Operational Locations

Queensland, Australia

1028 Lytton Road
Murarrie QLD 4172

P. 1 800 802 912
F. +61 7 3348 8300

Hamilton. New Zealand

Tidd Ross Todd LTD
48 Maui Street
Pukete Industrial Estate
Hamilton, 3200

P. +64 7 849 4839
F. +64 7 849 3628

Auckland, New Zealand
59 Ash Rd, Wiri

Key Personnel

Chief Operations Officer:  Lawrence Baker
Engineering Director:  Robert Carden
Manufacturing Director:  Bruce Carden
Defence Project Manager:  Dave Wright

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