Featured Issue 10 2019

Features

Featured Issue 10 2019

Our monthly features are designed to cover the core areas of interest within the commercial transport industry.

October 8, 2019

Smart bus solutions from Tata Motors

Tata Motors’ range of buses in South Africa has been specifically engineered to withstand rugged, local conditions, offering unmatched value for transport operators Public...

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October 8, 2019

Transport’s future: Data the key

Location data is the key to unlocking social and economic benefits that efficient transport and mobility systems will bring to South Africa, according to...

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October 8, 2019

Trucking under fire

Are your trucks covered by insurance in the event of a riot or strike? Here’s why transport operators should consider special-risk cover The transport...

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October 7, 2019

Japan addresses logistics challenges

While sporting events, such as the Olympic Games, provide cities with many financial gains, they can be a logistics nightmare. The 2020 Tokyo Olympic...

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October 7, 2019

A celebration of anniversaries and novelties

The Comtrans international commercial vehicle trade fair was held in Moscow from September 3 to 7. And, as our Russian writer reports, it was...

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October 7, 2019

AI in retail impacts transport operators

From paperless monitoring systems to smart shelves, new technologies introduced in the retail industry can change how products are transported in the fast-moving consumer...

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October 4, 2019

It’s all in the “I” systems at Volvo Trucks

Volvo Trucks is adding another name to its suite of “I” systems. PAUL WHITE travelled to the company’s hometown of Gothenburg to find out...

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October 4, 2019

Stralis X-Way: from rough to smooth

Iveco South Africa finally launched its Stralis X-Way range of vehicles, which are specifically designed to cater for the construction industry, and customers were...

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October 4, 2019

Solar power to refrigerated rescue

An out-the-box solution from Thermo King has helped a German transport operator improve on-the-road cold chain efficiency Thermo King, a specialist in temperature control...

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October 4, 2019

Serco strikes gold!

Strides taken in the design of refrigerated trucks – and changes in techniques and materials used to produce insulated bodies – saw Durban-based trailer...

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October 4, 2019

Bringing trucking’s future forward

UD Trucks’ all-new Quon – born for a new generation For the first time since 2004, UD Trucks has fully updated its flagship Quon....

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October 3, 2019

Transport Month: an opportunity missed?

Governments are often accused of living in Cloud Cuckoo Land – simply watch CNN to get a perspective regarding the shortcomings of the Trump...

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