Truck Insurance Risk management: On the frontline
It is often during economically trying times that companies and individuals are tempted to underinsure their fleets or vehicles.  However, the security of being appropriately insured matters most in 2016, with
22 Jun 2016
Truck insurance Are you getting what you pay for?
All the clichés are there. ”Service when you need it most”, “Cover that you can count on” and, the old and possibly the most (in)famous, “We don’t hassle, we ….”
22 Jun 2016
Media release TRAC proud to have Mayor as KuPhile’s first patient
Access to quality health care is a human right and one Trans African Concessions (TRAC) is eager to facilitate within various communities along the N4 Toll Route. As the concessionaire of one of South Africa’s.
08 Jun 2016
Ed's letter - May Prepared for the worst case scenario
Welcome to another edition of South Africa (SA)’s premier trucking and logistics magazine, Road Ahead, as 2016 brings you more questions than answers for fleet operators and OEMs.
08 Jun 2016
Crime watch The syndicate web of the transport Industry
Transportation syndicates are becoming a huge problem in South Africa (SA). The criminal element has cottoned onto the fact that it’s easier to hijack a truck and disperse the load than it is to rob a convenien
08 Jun 2016
Foreword - May Letters from America
Looking at the differences in the heavy transport industry between South Africa (SA) and the States is something to behold. In the States the number of heavy transport carriers has grown by nearly 160 000...
08 Jun 2016
New B-BBEE rating for logistics provider Cargo Carriers moves forward in pursuit of excellence
Cargo Carriers, South Africa’s premium transportation, logistics and supply chain service provider, has responded to the South African Government’s Broad-Based Black
26 May 2016 - C. C.
Events Oil & Gas Africa 2016 Conference – Focus on Logistics
The world’s oil and gas industry is probably experiencing its most tumultuous period since the infamous oil crisis of 1973.
12 May 2016
E-toll E-tolls not going anywhere
The electronic toll collection (e-tolling) on the Gauteng Freeway Improvement Project (GFIP) is not going anywhere says Transport Minister Dipuo Peters. Minister Peters
11 May 2016
Power Rolls-Royce powers up gas plant in Ghana
Rolls-Royce has delivered 36 MTU Onsite Energy brand natural-gas-powered gensets for a gas power plant in Accra, Ghana. The Type 16V 4000 L32 gensets produce 1,560 kW of electric power and will feed 56 MW...
09 May 2016
Cranes Verlinde gains strong representation in Namibia and Limpopo
The growing Verlinde Cranes & Hoists dealer service network has been expanded by the addition of Expert Mining Solutions and Pirtek as the designated dealers for Namibia and the Steelpoort area.
28 Apr 2016
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


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