Features

Features

FOcus on transport and Logistics

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

February 20, 2020

Keeping a strict checklist

While all transport legislation is important, transport operators working with petrochemicals and dangerous goods need to be extra vigilant. MARISKA MORRIS takes a closer...

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February 20, 2020

A road to one Africa

While the free trade agreement between African nations could mean more business and growth for the transport industry, there are still many obstacles to...

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February 6, 2020

Kamaz takes the Dakar!

Looking like something out of Mad Max, the victorious Kamazes that took part in this year’s Dakar Rally were perceived to embody everything that’s...

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February 6, 2020

Cleaning up refuse collection

A recent report in a Canadian publication, Truck News, caught my eye: The Department of Sanitation in New York (DSNY) had just taken delivery...

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December 5, 2019

SADC drags its heels

The most recent update from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) regarding the state of play of its much-vaunted transportation infrastructure projects – which...

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December 5, 2019

Strapping in

While load-securing equipment is essential, there is more to it than just a few tiedowns There are numerous examples of the dangers of transporting...

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December 5, 2019

Boosting safety for cargo and drivers

Need help in making informed and timely decisions regarding the performance of your fleet and the safety of your drivers and their cargoes? MiX...

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December 5, 2019

Paying tribute to silent heroes

Shell Commercial Fuels highlights the importance of truck driver support through its 2019 Distributor Driver of the Year competition As a company that strongly...

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December 4, 2019

Stopping cannabis use in its tracks

With the decriminalisation of the private use of cannabis, it has become more challenging to prevent, monitor or take legal action against marijuana use...

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December 4, 2019

All systems go!

Despite challenges in the country’s truck and bus markets, heads of divisions at Daimler Trucks and Buses Southern Africa are optimistic that opportunities for...

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December 4, 2019

Netstar’s expanding horizons

Since pioneering South Africa’s stolen vehicle tracking and recovery industry in 1994, Netstar has morphed into an innovative, global technology company that sets the...

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December 4, 2019

Meet Scania’s new MD

Less than a month into office, Scania Southern Africa’s new managing director reveals the approach he intends to adopt in getting to grips with...

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