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Featured Issue 2 2019

Face to face with Scania’s Steve Wager

Feb 19, 2019No Comments

Steve Wager is well known in South Africa. That’s because he worked here for many years in the capacity of MD of Scania South Africa.

Cleaner engines – better protection

Feb 19, 2019No Comments

Many original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) are extending service intervals to double what they once were. The question is: how have extended motor-oil drain intervals been

Start – first time – every time

Feb 19, 2019No Comments

A battery is one of the most important automotive components – it is responsible for engine start-up as well as the reliable operation of all

Tyres – back to basics

Feb 19, 2019No Comments

For a truck tyre, the only contact with the ground is a contact surface area equal to three hands, or an A4 piece of paper.

Warehousing key to battling e-commerce

Feb 19, 2019No Comments

As e-commerce continues to grow and reinforces consumers’ expectations of fast, convenient delivery of goods, effective warehousing could be key to keeping logistics and transport

Best of Frenemies go head to head

Feb 19, 2019No Comments

It’s the large-van battle we’ve all been waiting for! CATHAL DOYLE of Fleet Magazine, pits the all-new, all-Mercedes-Benz Sprinter against the all-new, all-Volkswagen Crafter. Divorce is

New Act devastates Tanzanian transport oper...

Feb 19, 2019No Comments

Tanzanian transport operators fear that, with a new Act implemented across East Africa, traffic through the Tanzanian Dar es Salaam port could be redirected to

Slippery path forward for oil industry

Feb 19, 2019No Comments

Manufacturers of engine oils are facing turbulent times, as the transport industry evolves faster than ever before. CHARLEEN CLARKE attended the Shell Rimula Ultimate Stopover

Why you might want to steer from the rear

Feb 19, 2019No Comments

In the search for ultimate trucking efficiency, it would make sense that both the horse and the trailer, as a unit, should run as efficiently

When transportation becomes hazardous

Feb 19, 2019No Comments

GAVIN MYERS explores how some of the leading specialised transporters manage the risky business of moving dangerous and hazardous goods. With the sheer number of