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On the 20th of Feb 2018 at around 6 pm. Taranaki became the seventh region to declare a state of emergency as Cyclone Gita ripped through the district. Like thousands of other locals we woke up the night after the storm to find we didn't have any water. A large tree crashed down on to a water pipe during the storm and caused the most significant loss of water supply the region has experienced.

It forced severe water restrictions to be put in place and cut supply to up to 10,000 New Plymouth residents for days.

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JRONE On Display

JRONE has had a birthday! It is the only bonneted Scania 580 with a sleeper cab in NZ and has in excess of one million km under its belt. This truck was the first new Scania that Symons purchased back in 2003 and in late 2017 was on display at the Auckland Cable Price showroom, demonstrating the strong partnership between Symons Transport and Cable Price over the years. Thanks to Steven Sole Customs and the team at Future Grafix for the superior quality work and quick turn around on the spruce up!

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New Rig Update and Thanks

With the first month down, it’s been a great start to the new Origin contract. The staff at Origin have been an absolute pleasure to work with, extremely supportive in assisting our driver team to get up to speed with training and systems. It is great to be involved with such a professional company that operates as they say they will.

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Symons Transport is Recruiting

Symons Transport will soon be employing up to 80 drivers for the coming milk season between early September and mid-February and are looking for highly skilled and motivated drivers to register their interest. We have confidence that the volumes for the season will support this need for drivers with the peak being from mid-late September through until early January.

There will be opportunities for a selection to carry on as full time drivers with the company.

If you want to register your interest for this work now then please contact the Symons team at the below details:

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New Patnership for After Hours Answering Service

Symons Group have recently engaged with Amundson and Amundson (A&A) to provide an afterhours answering service for the Group.

Justine and the team at A&A come with over 15 years of experience in providing telephone, email and internet-based answering services and we are delighted to have them assist our operations.

Jane McCarten had the privilege of meeting Justine and the team earlier this year at their home base in Whangarei and was very impressed with their setup and programs used to service their client requirements worldwide.

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