Featured Issue 12 2018

Leading the charge to change

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

Jasper Hafkamp, executive director of Daimler Trucks and Buses (DTB) Southern Africa, has held the position for two and a half years now with great

Face to face with MAN’s Joachim Drees

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

This month, we go face to face with Joachim Drees, cEO of MAN Truck & Bus. CHARLEEN CLARKE reports South Africa is officially in a

Claiming from the Road Accident Fund

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

Hundreds more truck drivers die each year on South African roads than miners working in the country’s mines. Gareth Greathead takes a look at what

Hybrid hybrids

Dec 12, 20181 Comment

JIM WARD has been involved in the transport and logistics industry for 33 years. He found himself thinking about how much it has changed during

Braking: the new villain of air pollution

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

With high levels of air pollution globally, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and aftermarket suppliers are developing more eco-friendly vehicles and solutions, with braking systems being

Digging in deeply

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

Mercedes-Benz Trucks has (finally) expanded its range of Unimog specialised trucks in South Africa, with a model designed specifically for the agricultural sector. GAVIN MYERS

A wake-up call for drivers

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

Even the most responsible companies, the best drivers and the most comprehensive training have not eliminated the incidence of truck accidents. FOCUS investigates how in-cab

Of pricing, competition and regulation

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

What legislation will transport and logistics professionals need to be aware of in 2019? We find out. Peter Lamb, director at Norton Rose Fulbright, suggests

A van trio ready for action

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

What does it take to become winner of the International Van of the Year (Ivoty) award? Over the 27 years of honouring van brands and

Where to?

Dec 12, 2018No Comments

Disruption is the buzzword that has dominated boardrooms during the second decade of the 21st century. Public transport is no exception, with e-hailing apps changing