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Features

Non-identical twins

Nov 05, 2019No Comments

A new cab factory – resulting from the joint venture between the Daimler Group and Kamaz – has opened in Chelny, Tatarstan. GIANENRICO GRIFFINI visited the new factory in the Russian Federation With a production capacity of

Smart bus solutions from Tata Motors

Oct 08, 2019No Comments

Tata Motors’ range of buses in South Africa has been specifically engineered to withstand rugged, local conditions, offering unmatched value for transport operators Public transport in South Africa forms a vital part of the economic and social

Transport’s future: Data the key

Oct 08, 2019No Comments

Location data is the key to unlocking social and economic benefits that efficient transport and mobility systems will bring to South Africa, according to an international transport expert Location technology will transform South Africa’s transport system –

Trucking under fire

Oct 08, 2019No Comments

Are your trucks covered by insurance in the event of a riot or strike? Here’s why transport operators should consider special-risk cover The transport and logistics sector is perceived as being particularly vulnerable to civil unrest, with

Japan addresses logistics challenges

Oct 07, 2019No Comments

While sporting events, such as the Olympic Games, provide cities with many financial gains, they can be a logistics nightmare. The 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games is proving to be no different. MARISKA MORRIS investigates The railway system

A celebration of anniversaries and noveltie...

Oct 07, 2019No Comments

The Comtrans international commercial vehicle trade fair was held in Moscow from September 3 to 7. And, as our Russian writer reports, it was a fair full of anniversaries and novelties. Story and photographs by VLADIMIR CHEKHUTA

AI in retail impacts transport operators

Oct 07, 2019No Comments

From paperless monitoring systems to smart shelves, new technologies introduced in the retail industry can change how products are transported in the fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry. MARISKA MORRIS reports When hearing the term artificial intelligence (AI),

It’s all in the “I” systems at Volvo ...

Oct 04, 2019No Comments

Volvo Trucks is adding another name to its suite of “I” systems. PAUL WHITE travelled to the company’s hometown of Gothenburg to find out what benefits the new I-Save system offers operators It began with Volvo Trucks

Stralis X-Way: from rough to smooth

Oct 04, 2019No Comments

Iveco South Africa finally launched its Stralis X-Way range of vehicles, which are specifically designed to cater for the construction industry, and customers were not disappointed. MARISKA MORRIS attended In the heat and dust alongside the dirt

Solar power to refrigerated rescue

Oct 04, 2019No Comments

An out-the-box solution from Thermo King has helped a German transport operator improve on-the-road cold chain efficiency Thermo King, a specialist in temperature control for a variety of transport applications, has provided a large logistics company in