Innovative Transport Solutions Pty Ltd is an Australian registered proprietary limited, private company, based at Picton in the state of New South Wales, Australia. Date of incorporation
do you do what you do?
transport industry, road freight in particular, were desperate to find a solution to skyrocketing fuel
saw an opportunity to fill an untapped market and designed a suitable product.
the mid-1980s to September 2003, the inflation-adjusted price of a barrel of crude
oil was generally under $25 a
barrel. During 2003, the price rose above $30, reached $60 by August 11, 2005,
and peaked at $147.30 in July 2008.
did you do?
produced an affordable solution to this looming problem by designing an
aftermarket hybrid system for heavy vehicles. Our first prototype was built "ARGOSY-1"
an electric hybrid truck and displayed
it at the Sydney Truck Show 8/8/2008.
well received with strong support form the transport industry. We collected orders from potential clients at the
show for almost 900 hybrid conversion
kits, orders were pending the outcomes from road trials.
product was exhibited at the Advanced Vehicles & Fuels Expo in Orlando
Florida USA in 2009, the concept was well received. With potential clients
expressions of interest received in converting their vehicles in the US.
was not commercialised due to battery manufacturers inability to supply a
suitable product. The GFC caused a lot of problems as well with capitol sources
drying up. All
electric projects were
put on hold in January of 2010. This allowed us to
focus on developing our hydraulic hybrid systems, no batteries required.
has been well spent, we completed our hydraulic hybrid designs.This
new hydraulic design
produces twice the power at half the cost of the
electric hybrid system. Pilot projects are scheduled for the first half of 2012
and commercialisation of the product will commence in the later half of 2012.
are the people behind the company?
and chief designer of the hybrid propulsion systems. Involved in the transport industry for more than 40 years
Hall (my brother) Chief
Vehicle Engineer, working in the transport industry for more than 40 years.
Procurement Officer (CPO)
in transport industry and parts supply industry.
work in the electrical trade, later worked in various factory positions
maintaining plant and equipment and acquisitions. Has experience in multiple
trades including the transport industry.
does your company stand for?
We are waging a war on air pollution; over 2
million people die
each year from respiratory problems associated with smog.
The greatest single contributor to the urban pollution problem is motor
vehicle emissions. Our
hybrid conversion kits offer an instant and significant reduction in exhaust
emissions, by convert the existing fleets of vehicles into hybrids.
Smog not only affects humans but every living thing on earth.
Lets clear the air and bring back blue skies to our cities.