Dennis Jurss is the founder of Jurss Transport Est. 1969, with one prime mover carting milk & cream cans in to the Wide-Bay Co-op & Nestles factory in Gympie. In 1973 a contract was obtained from Wide Bay Co-op. When this Co-op was taken over by other interests Dennis took on a contract with Pauls Suncoast Dairies. Dennis gradually expanded his operation to the current size & took on two partners.
Brian Robertson in Central Queensland in 1991 & Tim Jensen in South East Queensland in 2003.
Uniform fleet Iveco, Powerstar & Eurotech long distance equipped. The average age of prime movers is 2 years. The fleet includes stainless steel food grade insulated tankers ranging from single 23500 ltr, bogie trailers to tri axle 39000ltr B-Double trailers including general access 19mtr B-Doubles. All tankers are equipped with internal CIP wash systems. We have a policy of in house maintenance
allowing us to insure that out vehicles are maintained to an exacting standard. Because of this we take pride in being able to offer a fleet that is modern and reliable. Jurss tankers run 24 hours.
The Jurss farm milk collection operation covers an area from Mackay to Brisbane & West to Mundubbera, The Downs, Toowoomba & Warwick. Our current operations carry milk, fruit juice, water & wine as far afield as Melbourne & Adelaide.
We train all of our drivers in Transitional Fatigue Management & defensive driving with a Roadcraft defensive driving course. We have an apprenticeship training system in place to allow us to bring every drivers skills to the highest professional standard. Milk collection drivers also need to hold a current Milk & Cream graders certificate for which Pauls Parmalat & ourselves provide the training.
Jurss Transport also has a policy of endeavouring to bring young Drivers into the company. We are proud to have been the first company to successfully offer an in house apprenticeship with the help of NTI & Mt.Cotton driver training.
To provide the best service within the industry, the most cost effective solutions and long term benefits to our customers.