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Protective writs are safe for now 

Apr 10, 2018No Comments

In conflict with a Western Cape High Court decision, the KwaZulu-Natal High Court has held that the issue of a summons protects a claimant against

Kicking the can further down the road

Apr 10, 2018No Comments

Investigating a decline in infrastructure spend (part one). February came and went with the passing of the budget by the then Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba.

The way forward

Apr 10, 2018No Comments

Fesarta has big plans in place for 2018 and beyond Much has happened at the Federation of East and Southern African Road Transport Associations (Fesarta)

Technical training and skills get a turbodi...

Apr 10, 2018No Comments

I recently had a one-on-one with Thierry Pimi, MD of Cummins Southern Africa – a man who is passionate about growing his company, boosting the

All-electric Actros makes its debut and Sca...

Mar 20, 2018No Comments

Mercedes-Benz has pulled an electric rabbit out of its hat! The company has lifted the lid on the eActros, which, as its name implies, is

Today, water … tomorrow, oil?

Mar 15, 2018No Comments

Cape Town’s water crisis and the cost of oil have more in common than you’d expect… Up to now, many people (including myself) have been

Managing Commercial Vehicle Operating Costs

Mar 15, 20182 Comments

The operating costs of heavy-duty commercial vehicles can be divided into fixed and variable costs, which must be monitored and controlled in order to lower

Cargo owners and insurers to pay more for p...

Mar 14, 2018No Comments

In its October 2017 judgment, the United Kingdom (UK) Supreme Court held that operating costs incurred while negotiating a ransom with pirates fell within extra

Another side to the coin 

Mar 14, 2018No Comments

We all want the rand to be stronger, but there is a downside. A few columns ago I discussed how an exchange rate impacts on

Winds of Change

Mar 14, 2018No Comments

Transport policies tend to change in 30 to 40-year cycles, and that time is on the horizon for southern Africa. The South African Road Freight