Volvo trucks Gearing up for tough operating conditions
Volvo Trucks South Africa’s range of extra heavy vehicles are now even more geared to take on the demanding terrain and extreme operating conditions of the African continent.
22 Apr 2016
Truck talk King of the heavy duty
Few names hold the allure of Western Star in the heavy duty trucking industry, and have been a favourite of tow truck drivers and big rig haulers in the USA and Australia for nearly 50 years, while creating a c
13 Apr 2016
Health and safety Making train tunnels safer
Rail tunnel fires are rare, but when they do occur the consequences can be catastrophic, particularly if they involve passenger trains which cannot be driven out of the tunnel.
13 Apr 2016
Forensics Critical mass in evidence and the mistakes“accident investigators” make …
Critical mass: It’s not just about mass at all. In the context of the evidence needed to defend yourself or to win a legal battle, critical mass is the minimum amount of information needed to support your versi
13 Apr 2016
Local news South Africa reports on energy investments
The expansion of the nuclear programme remained part of South Africa's future energy mix, according to the Economic Sectors, Employment and Infrastructure Development cluster.
11 Apr 2016
Tim Harris Counting Cape Town’s blessings
The Cape Town city region is in a unique position globally as a transport and logistics hub. It is home to two ports, Cape Town and Saldanha, and an international airport which is ranked top in Africa.
04 Apr 2016
Investment European banks add to market fears
The sell-off on global markets intensified last month, along with the existing trio of concerns - oil, the Federal Reserve and China – investors now also have to contend with slumping European bank shares and t
04 Apr 2016
Profile UK's trucking meca
Keltruck Limited was founded in 1983 by company owner Chris Kelly and now stands as the largest independent Scania dealer in Europe. Today the company is managed by an experienced team of executive directors wi
04 Apr 2016
Health and safety Less accidents recorded on N4 Toll Route this Easter
Trans African Concessions (TRAC) would like to announce a decrease in the number of accidents on the South African section of the N4 Toll Route during the 2016 Easter weekend.
31 Mar 2016
Sustainability MD of BMW South Africa, Tim Abbott, talks i3 development and more
Tim Abbott, Managing Director of BMW South Africa talks i3, sustainability and more with editor Gregory Simpson.
23 Mar 2016
Video interview Warren Schewitz, CEO at ClearAsset interview at Mining Indaba 2016
Warren Schewitz, CEO at ClearAsset interview at Mining Indaba 2016 with Mining Prospectus editor Gregory Simpson. Joined by Neels Olivier – Operations Director.
22 Mar 2016
Providing the gift of life to Zastron Cargo Carriers and Os Du Randt talk water conservation with Zastron youth
Cargo Carriers, South Africa’s premium transportation, logistics and supply chain service provider, has responded to South Africa's water crisis by joining hands with Water
09 Mar 2016
West Coast meander A look at the CX-5
The new CX-5 is the perfect vehicle for the open road, with its 2.2 TDI eating up the road with little trouble, allowing you to cruise along at around 8l/100km at 140 km/h, while
09 Mar 2016
Optimal retarder solutions for commercial vehicles Voith has developed a retarder product line-up that offers the optimal solution for all known types of commercial vehicles
Frederick Smit, vice president of commercial vehicles notes, “We are the only manufacturer featuring both inline and offline retarders. There has been phenomenal
09 Mar 2016
Inside SA’s truck meca Interview with Kobus van Zyl
Road Ahead was lucky enough to be invited to Daimler Trucks’ ‘Greatest Show on Earth’ recently, where Daimler spent a small fortune putting on an unforgettable event on the banks of the Vaal River.
09 Mar 2016


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