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Our Company

Dynes Transport is a major South Island transport company providing a broad range of transport services to customers in the forestry and dairy industries.

Proudly family owned and operated, over the past two generations Dynes have worked hard to build a reputation for providing efficient and reliable transport solutions for industry leaders.

“By our customers being successful; we are successful” ~ Peter Dynes (CEO)

Dynes have developed a competitive advantage in the transport industry through the innovation and creativity of its people and by sustaining a very high standard of equipment.

The History of Dynes

Dynes Transport (Tapanui) Ltd was originally formed in 1969 when twin brothers Jim and John Dynes purchased a small general carrier operation in Tapanui.

In mid 1976 the pivotal decision was made to concentrate on servicing the growing forestry industry and since those early days the company has become a leader in providing logistics solutions to various industries throughout New Zealand.

Our Team

Peter Dynes
CEO
Peter is a young and innovative leader, he is always thinking about the future and coming up with ways to be more efficient and to solve problems for his customers.
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Malcolm Payne
General Manager - Dairy
Malcolm Payne has been driving trucks for most of his working life and now has the enviable task of managing all of Dynes' drivers and trucks.
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Phil Caulton
General Manager - Forestry
Phil joined the Dynes family nearly four years ago and says of Dynes "they are a classic NZ family owned business which has an outstanding work ethic".
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Campbell Gilmour
Canterbury Manager
Campbell has been involved in the Transport Industry all his working life, spending a number of years driving before stepping up to management.
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Owain Carter
Manager - Logging
Owain has a long and proven history in the trucking and primary industries, which began on a Bedford TK on a sheep farm then onto truck and trailers whilst working at a large meat processor in West Wales.
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Tony McFarlane
Operations Manager - Milk
You could say Tony has been involved with wheels for over two decades, working for a commercial fleet tyre service company prior to joining the team at Dynes.
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Allister Marshall
Operations Manager - Dry Goods
From a family that has been involved in the transport industry longer than he can remember, Allister Marshall grew up with diesel in his blood.
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Martin Truscott
Operations Manager - Marlborough
Martin has a long and successful history in the transport industry. He is quick to acknowledge that the technology and systems used by Dynes are what makes them leaders in the industry.
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Raewyn Henderson
Health & Safety Compliance Manager
Raewyn Henderson has been with Dynes for over 10 years and leads and manages Health & Safety for all our companies.
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Grant Taylor (Herm)
Fleet Manager
Grant has always loved trucks and remembers as a kid watching big blue Dynes' trucks rolling past. Not surprisingly then Grant has long been involved with the transport industry.
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Des Morris
Cadet Manager
Des recently joined Dynes as the Cadet Manager for the newly rolled out Cadet Scheme. He is keen to get the Cadet Scheme running well and to see the young people that come through go on to have successful careers within the Dynes Group.
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Carole Greer
Financial Controller
Carole enjoys working for a locally owned company, where the owners are very much in touch with their business and their customers.
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Peter Chamberlain
IT Project Manager
Peter originally came to Dynes to build a new Dispatch System for the company’s milk tankers, which now forms a key part of operations.
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