Features

Features

FOcus on transport and Logistics

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

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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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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