Features

Features

FOcus on transport and Logistics

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

May 29, 2020

MAN TopUsed: right place, right time

Given the country’s economic woes (and that of transport operators, too), there has never been a better time to buy a used truck. And,...

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March 30, 2020

In conversation with Andrey Karginov

Russian rally raid driver Andrey Karginov took top honours in the 2020 Dakar Rally in the truck category for Kamaz. GIANENRICO GRIFFINI meets the...

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March 30, 2020

Logging into the future

The time of autonomous vehicles is nigh with newsfeeds on these self-driving machines increasing each year. We discover that the forestry industry is also...

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March 30, 2020

Face to face with VW’s Roberto Cortes

Each month, CHARLEEN CLARKE goes face to face with one of the captains of the transport industry. This month, she chats to Roberto Cortes,...

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March 30, 2020

MAN – with you all the way

Seasoned truckers around the globe have regularly commented that the sales department sells the first unit and the after-sales service ensures the sales that...

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March 16, 2020

Get out of the truck!

These are the words too often heard by truckers when they’re held at gunpoint during a truck hijacking. We discover who the perpetrators are,...

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March 16, 2020

Refrigeration fuelled by nuclear fusion

A company’s bottom line is a stellar way of measuring efficiency – the name of the transport game. JACO DE KLERK discovers how nuclear...

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March 16, 2020

When to spill the beans?

While having liability insurance is essential in today’s uncertain economic climate, the issues around when to give notice of a claim can be confusing...

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March 9, 2020

Green is the new black

How can tyre choice impact on CO2 emissions? That’s what a ground-breaking new study set out to discover. We have the exclusive story Experts...

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March 6, 2020

MAN Lion’s Urban roars in Durban

The stylish MAN Lion’s Urban will roam the Durban streets as part of the public transport bus fleet operated by Durban Transport. MARISKA MORRIS...

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February 20, 2020

The changing face of warehousing

The introduction of augmented reality, artificial intelligence (AI) and robotic systems are among the many digital tools that are beginning to change concepts of...

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February 20, 2020

Benefits of preventative truck maintenance

Sticking with a consistent preventative maintenance programme will help to keep your truck running smoothly and safely, significantly reducing the possibility of breakdowns Preventative...

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