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Road-to-rail debate continues

Jul 12, 2018No Comments

Speaking at the recent SAPICS Conference, Transnet’s chief customer officer, Mike Fanucchi, acknowledged that trust and predictability were the big issues to be overcome in

Driving the future

Jul 10, 2018No Comments

Recently, along with the rest of the jury members on the International Truck of the Year (ITOY) judging panel, I was invited to Sweden to

Iveco opts for girl power!

Jul 10, 2018No Comments

Iveco is returning to the European Truck Racing Championship this year with a female driver! Her name is Steffi Halm. She’s 33 years old, hails

Ford tackles Seven Sisters

Jul 10, 2018No Comments

The so-called “Seven Sisters” (the seven established European brands, namely Mercedes-Benz, MAN, Iveco, Renault, Scania, DAF and Volvo) could be in for a wake-up call

Tribute to Barney Curtis

Jul 09, 2018No Comments

It is with great sadness that we report the loss of Barney Curtis. It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Barney

Let’s save five billion litres!

Jul 09, 2018No Comments

How much higher will the fuel price have to go before someone starts saying enough is enough? R20 a litre? R30?   The days are

Zimbabwe tightens regulations for transit t...

Jul 09, 2018No Comments

Stricter road regulations for hauliers transporting goods in transit through Zimbabwe have been blamed for exacerbating the already lengthy delays at its overburdened border posts.

A (Beit)bridge too far

Jul 09, 2018No Comments

A Border Management Authority (BMA) makes a lot of sense, but this could undo much of the progress made to date. Hidden among other news

When every drop counts

Jul 09, 2018No Comments

Saving fuel has become a necessity for road transport operators. With the massive increases in fuel prices that we have witnessed over the last few

The snowball effect of deteriorating infras...

Jul 09, 2018No Comments

Forget South Africa’s world-class N3 and other national routes for the moment, because a dire situation has developed with some of the country’s regional routes