July 28 - Australian heavy haulage trailer manufacturer Drake Group has acquired O'Phee Trailers.

Headquartered in Rocklea, O'Phee Trailers will continue to be operated by Mick and Sharon O'Phee at its current location, with all staff and contact details remaining the same.

"The synergies between both companies have always been undeniably strong and complementary, and the bringing together of these great manufacturers will provide customers of both O'Phee and Drake access to a diverse range of transport solutions," said Khali Lake, general manager of Drake Trailers.