Features

Features

FOcus on transport and Logistics

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

September 11, 2018

What to do with the charging bull?

Should South Africa be rethinking its approach to public transport reform? Gavin Myers attended the 2018 Southern African Transport Conference to find out Where...

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September 11, 2018

Cross the “t” and dot the “I”

Taking meticulous care to comply with legislation is important, but this can be challenging with the fluid nature of policies in South Africa. MARISKA...

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September 7, 2018

The Effects of Fuel Hikes on Hauliers

With the price of fuel in South Africa having risen to unchartered levels in recent months, transport operators are being squeezed even more tightly...

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September 7, 2018

In pursuit of perfection

What are heavy-equipment manufacturers doing to retain partners in the mining industry, as buyers endeavour to reduce costs? Gareth Greathead finds out. With a...

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September 5, 2018

Becoming a part of the business

Teralco Logistics and Scania South Africa have a mutual understanding and goal – to reach ever higher levels of success, writes GAVIN MYERS. Talking...

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August 15, 2018

Doing more with less

The heavy commercial vehicle (HCV) segment sits in an interesting space, with more than 120 model variations offered locally. That means a lot of...

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August 15, 2018

Face to face with Claes Nilsson!

We have launched an all-new series in FOCUS, entitled Face to Face, in which we interview captains of industry. This time around, CHARLEEN CLARKE...

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August 15, 2018

Fuelled up for transport!

A humble, focused, hands-on lady, Nona Chili is guiding Makwande Supply and Distribution to be an important player in the local fuel-distribution sector. That...

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August 15, 2018

Three-pointed star gets a lady’s touch

The Mercedes-Benz Trucks business unit has a new boss, and she comes with some impressive credentials. On July 1, Daimler Trucks & Buses (DT&B)...

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August 15, 2018

Man and machine in harmony

Connected this, Internet of Things that … The face of the logistics supply chain is becoming increasingly digital. Does that mean that things are...

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August 15, 2018

Part replacement pitfalls to avoid

Eventually, every vehicle needs at least one part replaced, which can easily become a time-consuming, expensive activity. FOCUS lists a few considerations to make...

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August 15, 2018

Next meets Now in the drive for digital disruption

The Fleet Solutions division of Shell South Africa is heading for an increasingly digital future, as it sets out to reshape the fleet world...

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