WABCO JOINS IAA COMMERCIAL VEHICLES 2014, CONTINUED TECHNOLOGY LEADERSHIP DIFFERENTIATES ITS ABILITY TO ADVANCE VEHICLE SAFETY AND EFFICIENCY GLOBALLY
(19 Aug 2014)
Brussels, Belgium, WABCO announced it would showcase its advanced systems, products and services and fleet management solutions.

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OLOF PERSSON APPOINTED CO-CHAIRMAN OF THE UN ADVISORY GROUP ON SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT
(18 Aug 2014)
Olof Persson, President and CEO of the Volvo Group, will take up the position as co-chairman when United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon assembles a high-level advisory group on sustainable transport.

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CMH OPENS NEW UD DEALERSHIP TO SERVE KZN AND N3 TRADE ROUTE
(15 Aug 2014)
Combined Motor Holdings (CMH) is expanding its commercial vehicle offering with a R45 million investment in a new state-of-the-art UD Trucks dealership in Pinetown in KwaZulu-Natal.

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HOPPING AROUND TOWN IN DFSK STILL FAR UNDER R100 000
(15 Aug 2014)
Geely's gutsy LOADHOPPER range of small pick-ups survived the exchange rate onslaught with a handful of these run-arounds still available at rock bottom prices.

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WABCO WINS NEW BRAKE ACTUATOR BUSINESS; LEVERAGES ENGINEERING IN INDIA AND FACTORY IN THAILAND TO HELP MAJOR EUROPEAN TRUCK MAKER TO FURTHER EXPAND IN
(14 Aug 2014)
WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a leading global supplier of technologies to improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles, today announced that it has been awarded a new long-term agreement by a major manufacturer of commercial vehicles

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WESBANK INVITES PRIVATE BUYERS TO EXPERIENCE AUCTIONS
(13 Aug 2014)
With forecasts for strong growth in the second-hand vehicle market, this year, WesBank reminds buyers that value in the pre-owned market can be found in more places than the classifieds sections of the local newspapers.

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IMPORTANT NEW MODEL ADDED TO HINO TRUCK RANGE
(12 Aug 2014)
An important new model has been added to Hino SA's popular 500-Series range of trucks in the form of the 6x2, long-wheelbase 2626 freight carrier, which has an excellent payload capability, a fuel-efficient powertrain and Hino's highly competitive li

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GULFSTREAM ENERGY AND VAAL TRUCK INN PARTNERSHIP IMPACTS POSITIVELY ON SOUTH AFRICAS TRANSPORT INDUSTRY
(6 Aug 2014)
Gulfstream Energys recent branding and launch of the Vaal Truck Inn (VTI) truck stop, is South Africas first by an independent fuel wholesaler.

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MERCEDES-BENZ SOUTH AFRICA SUPPORTS FLEET OWNERS IN THE QUEST FOR EMPLOYEE WELLNESS
(6 Aug 2014)
• Mercedes-Benz South Africa (MBSA) and its partner organisations celebrate the roll-out of their Fleet Owner Workplace Programme

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BRITYREX READY TO HOST MAJOR TYRE INDUSTRY GATHERING AT
(5 Aug 2014)
Brityrex International is gearing up to play host to the largest gathering in the UK tyre industry calendar, at Manchesters EventCity from 7-9 October.

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FORD EARNS ENVIRONMENTAL MERIT AWARD FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR
(5 Aug 2014)
The Ford Struandale Engine Plant has been recognised once again for its outstanding environmental record by earning a merit award for the second year running in the Exporter of the Year competition.

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VOITH TURBO PAYS TRIBUTE TO THE MANDELA LEGACY WITH A DONATION TO NOMTHANDAZO CHILDREN CARE CENTRE
(30 Jul 2014)
Voith Turbo employees, mindful of their responsibility to the community, paid tribute to Mandela Day on 18th July 2014 with a grocery donation to Nomthandazo Children Care Centre.

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THE AUTOMARK PROMISE
(30 Jul 2014)
Industry leading checks, stringent standards, and the security that all vehicles are backed by Toyota combine to create the Automark Promise. Since its inception in 1982, Automark has strived to provide this experience to their customers.

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COEGA AND EC PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT TO DRIVE EMPLOYMENT OF WOMEN IN EC
(30 Jul 2014)
MEC announces new initiative at driver programme handover

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LABCHEM (PTY) LTD SIGNS THE RESPONSIBLE CARE PUBLIC COMMITMENT
(30 Jul 2014)
Labchem (Pty) Ltd has become the latest member of the Chemical & Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) to sign the Responsible Care (RC) Public Commitment, thereby committing the company to implementing its guiding principles.

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HINO ENJOYING STRONG INTEREST AFTER SHOW
(29 Jul 2014)
Hino SA is enjoying strong interest in its products which were exhibited at the 2014 Nampo agricultural show in Bothaville.

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CMH OPENS NEW R45 MILLION UD TRUCKS DEALERSHIP IN KZN
(28 Jul 2014)
Combined Motor Holdings (CMH) has announced the opening of a new modern R45 million UD Trucks dealership in KwaZulu-Natal. This new facility, situated in Pinetown, offers UD Trucks customers in the region a proverbial one-stop-shop with complete sal

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HINO SA WINS INTERNATIONAL AWARDS
(28 Jul 2014)
Hino South Africa won three international awards for outstanding sales and after-sales performance in 2013 at the recent 2nd Hino Motors' Middle East, West Asia and Africa Regional Meeting in Dubai

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IMPERIAL TO SHOWCASE POP-UP CLINIC AT INTERNATIONAL AIDS CONFERENCE
(23 Jul 2014)
Imperial Health Sciences, Africa’s leading partner in healthcare supply chain, is showcasing a locally developed healthcare delivery solution to the attention of thousands of delegates at the 20th international AIDS conference taking place in Melbour

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ADDED FEATURES FOR FOTON TUNLAND DOUBLE CAB PICK-UP
(23 Jul 2014)
The already very well equipped Foton Tunland double cab premium one-ton pick-up range has been further enhanced to provide even better value for money.

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FORD RANGER DERIVATIVE TOUGHER THAN EVER
(21 Jul 2014)
Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa (FMCSA) today introduced a mine-hardened version of its popular Ranger to the local market. The new variant - the Ranger XL-Plus - is a new entry-level proposition into the line-up while offering a new dimension

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GMSA EMPOWERS SMALL RECYCLING BUSINESSES
(21 Jul 2014)
The reduce-reuse-recycle mantra is good business practice, not only in terms of minimising environmental impacts of large manufacturing operations, but also for the opportunities it presents for small business growth, job creation and community uplif

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ONLINE TRANSACTION AUTHORISATION CLOCKS UP RECORD SAVINGS FOR FLEET MANAGERS
(16 Jul 2014)
Standard Bank Fleet Management's transaction authorisation system is geared to save fleet managers another record amount this year

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HINO TO RACE IN MONGOLIA AGAIN IN PREPARATION FOR DAKAR RALLY 2015
(16 Jul 2014)
Hino Team Sugawara will again compete in the gruelling, eight-day Rally Mongolia as it prepares its racing truck for the 2015 Dakar Rally in South America. This will be the 20th running of Rally Mongolia, which includes stages in the Gobi Desert, and

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4,000 VOITH DIWA AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSIONS IN THE MAIN HOST CITIES OF THE FIFA WORLD CUP 2014
(16 Jul 2014)
In preparation of the Soccer World Cup 2014, Brazil has substantially expanded its public transport systems. With over 4,000 DIWA automatic transmissions in the main host cities, Voith was able to establish itself as a reliable partner of the differ

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WABCO S TRANSICS SECURES KEY SAUDI DEAL
(14 Jul 2014)
Wabco Holdings fleet management solutions company Transics International has signed what it describes as a ground-breaking contract with Saudi-Arabia based Almarai, one of the world’s largest dairy companies.

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VOLKSWAGEN EXTENDS ITS RHINO PROTECTION PARTNERSHIP WITH THE WILDERNESS FOUNDATION
(11 Jul 2014)
Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has extended its rhino protection partnership with the Wilderness Foundation for another year with the sponsorship of six new Amarok double cabs.

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HIJACKINGS ARE ONE OF THE BIGGEST CONCERNS OF MANY ROAD FREIGHT OPERATORS.
(10 Jul 2014)
To assist members, the RFA has introduced a Hijacking Whistleblower Hotline.

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LOGISTICS OPERATORS SUSTAIN DEMAND FOR LARGE INDUSTRIAL SPACE
(10 Jul 2014)
While the manufacturing sector in South Africa remains under pressure, logistics operators are among those who continue to demonstrate a strong demand for large industrial space in key nodes which are central to their operations.

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C15 INDUSTRIAL SPEC CYLINDER KITS AVAILABLE LOCALLY
(10 Jul 2014)
IPD cylinder kits and components for C15 industrial specification engines are now available from official southern African distributor Metric Automotive Engineering.

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UTILISING TRANSPORT TO REVITALISE MTHATHA – A CASE STUDY
(9 Jul 2014)
Mthatha is a regular, rural town located in the OR Tambo District Municipality (ORTDM) – a district nationally designated as a poverty node requiring drastic development interventions to change its fortunes.

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AFRICA IS LOSING BILLIONS OF DOLLARS IN TRADE DUE TO A LACK OF INFRASTRUCTURE AND REGIONAL INTEGRATION – WORLD BANK
(9 Jul 2014)
Minister of Transport, Dipuo Peters gave the official opening address at this years Southern African Transport Conference, currently underway at the CSIR International Convention Centre in Pretoria from 7-10 July, 2014.

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ONELOGIX GROUP PRAISES QUALITY OF DAF TRUCKS, SALES AND SERVICE LEVELS
(7 Jul 2014)
OneLogix are delighted with the quality and performance of the DAF trucks we’ve purchased, as well as the high levels of aftersales service provided by Babcock,” says Ian Lourens, Chief Executive Officer of OneLogix Group Ltd, a niche logistics provi

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FORD EARNS ENVIRONMENTAL MERIT AWARD FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE YEAR
(5 Jul 2014)
The Ford Struandale Engine Plant has been recognised once again for its outstanding environmental record by earning a merit award for the second year running in the Exporter of the Year competition.

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BLT - CAPACITY - 4 X 2 - TRUCKS
(4 Jul 2014)
Included in the range of Capacity trucks from BLT SA, are 4 x 2 models, designed for enhanced performance, increased safety and minimal maintenance requirements.

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VOLKSWAGEN RECOGNISES ITS BEST SUPPLIERS
(4 Jul 2014)
Volkswagen Group South Africa recently hosted an event in Port Elizabeth to recognise its best performing suppliers in 2013. The annual event was hosted by the Managing Director of Volkswagen Group South Africa, David Powels

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ENGEN LAUNCHES GENGEAR XEP INDUSTRIAL GEARBOX OILS FOR HIGH PERFORMANCE UNDER PRESSURE
(4 Jul 2014)
Engen Petroleum, a leading provider of industrial lubricants, is bringing high performance under extreme conditions to industrial gearboxes with the recent launch of Gengear XEP series.

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UD BUSES FOR INDIA AND OTHER GROWTH MARKETS
(1 Jul 2014)
The Volvo Group takes an important strategic step with the introduction of a UD bus range developed specifically for growth markets. It was announced recently at a press meeting in Bangalore, India. UD buses will be first launched in India. Additiona

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WABCO UNIVERSITY GRADUATES 100,000TH PARTICIPANT; MARKS NEW MILESTONE AS PROVIDER OF PROFESSIONAL TRAINING SOLUTIONS FOR THE COMMERCIAL VEHICLE INDUST
(1 Jul 2014)
BRUSSELS, Belgium, July 1, 2014 - WABCO Holdings Inc. (NYSE: WBC), a global technology leader and tier-one supplier to the commercial vehicle industry, today announced that the company’s professional training organization, WABCO University, recently

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WESTERN STAR AND FREIGHTLINER TRUCKS STAR IN LATEST TRANSFORMERS MOVIE
(1 Jul 2014)
Johannesburg/ Already a well-known and powerful sight on the roads of South Africa, when a Western Star and Freightliner from the Daimler Trucks stable of brands make their presence felt in Hollywood blockbuster style, they set the screen alight.

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SANRAL EXTENDS SAFETY INITIATIVE TO ROAD FREIGHT INDUSTRY
(27 Jun 2014)
SANRAL has extended its ChekiCoast Road Safety programme with an initiative targeted at long distance drivers of heavy vehicles - one of the most at risk category of drivers in South Africa. A team from SANRAL visited the Mooi River Toll Plaza, one o

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THE ROAD FREIGHT ASSOCIATION
(26 Jun 2014)
Cross-Border Road Transport Agency (CBRTA) & Minister of Transport: Permit Fees and Regulations

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LOGISTICS 2.0 – AUGMENTED REALITY TRANSFORMS LOGISTICS PROCESSES
(26 Jun 2014)
DHL, the world’s leading logistics provider, has issued a new study on Augmented Reality in logistics, focusing on possible applications of this emerging trend in the different stages of the supply chain.

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ANOTHER TRANSPORT COMPANY SIGNS THE RESPONSIBLE CARE COMMITMENT
(25 Jun 2014)
Avcres Transport cc has become the latest signatory of the Chemical & Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) Responsible Care (RC) initiative, thereby committing to implement the guiding principles of this initiative of the chemical industry.

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WABCO
(25 Jun 2014)
Enoch Silcock is appointed MD

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THE ROAD FREIGHT ASSOCIATION
(25 Jun 2014)
Cross-Border Road Transport Act of 1998,

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CUMMINS ROAD SHOWS PROVE TO BE AN OVERWHELMING SUCCESS
(24 Jun 2014)
The South African division of Cummins successfully completed a nationwide road show in March 2014 to consolidate its reputation for being recognised as a global leader in the manufacture, sales and servicing of diesel engines and related technology

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CTRACK SPONSORS THE INAUGURAL TRUCKX CONFERENCE & FLEET AWARDS
(24 Jun 2014)
Ctrack, a global fleet and vehicle tracking company is proud to announce their sponsorship of the first inaugural TruckX Conference & Fleet Awards, set to take place on August 19th 2014. A first for South Africa, the conference and awards will recogn

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HYTEC RETAINS ITS ELITE SERVICE CENTRE OF COMPETENCE STATUS
(24 Jun 2014)
Hytec’s hydraulic Service Centre in Johannesburg, which services mobile and industrial hydraulic systems and components, was re-awarded Bosch Rexroth’s stringent competency accreditation in early 2014 as a Bosch Rexroth Certified Service Centre of Co

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EPIC TRIUMPH FOR VOLVO TRUCKS’ CAMPAIGN AT CANNES LIONS
(24 Jun 2014)
Volvo Trucks Live Test campaign and The Epic Split picked up top prizes at the ‘world cup of advertising’ in Cannes. In all, the campaign – demonstrating innovations of the new truck range – received 20 awards, including eight gold prizes and two pr

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QHUBEKA MECHANIC TRAINING GIVEN A BOOST BY IVECO
(20 Jun 2014)
IVECO South Africa has donated two brand new Daily panel vans to Qhubeka, which will be used to help Qhubeka with bicycle mechanic training in the communities in which it operates.

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IS YOUR FLEET OPTIMISED TO MANAGE THE CHANGING CARBON EMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS?
(19 Jun 2014)
MiX Telematics sheds light on a key issue coming out of the recent RFA conference

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NISSAN AWARDED ITAS HONOURS FOR NV350 IMPENDULO TAXI
(19 Jun 2014)
ROSSLYN, South Africa (19 June 2014) - The new Nissan NV350 Impendulo taxi, introduced to the South African market in February 2014, has received its first major accolade in the local taxi industry.

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ERMELO VOLKSWAGEN IS THE VOLKSWAGEN DEALER OF THE YEAR
(18 Jun 2014)
Ermelo Volkswagen was named as the best dealership in Volkswagen South Africa’s dealership network in 2013.

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PREPARING THE ALL-NEW FORD TRANSIT FOR A DECADE OF HARD LABOUR
(17 Jun 2014)
• Ford subjects the all-new Transit to its most intensive testing regime to simulate the toughest possible 10-year working life in just six months

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CNH INDUSTRIAL IS THE MAIN SPONSOR OF THE ‘DINNER WITH AFRICA’ PROJECT BY THE VENICE HUB OF THE GLOBAL SHAPERS COMMUNITY
(17 Jun 2014)
During the event, the Group presented its TechPro2 initiative, an innovative training programme that unites education with the professional trade.

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MAINTAIN FUEL ADDITIVES - MAINTAIN DIESEL EFFECT
(13 Jun 2014)
Fuchs Lubricants has developed a new range of MAINTAIN workshop and service-coolant additives, brake fluids and fuel additives.

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HINO ALREADY PREPARING FOR 2015 DAKAR RALLY
(12 Jun 2014)
Hino, the leading Japanese truck manufacturer, has already started its preparations for the 2015 Dakar Rally. The company is once again teaming up with Team Sugawara to enter two, four-wheel drive Hino 500-Series trucks in the event which will take p

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REDUCING FLEET COSTS – A MAJOR CHALLENGE
(12 Jun 2014)
Reducing overall fleet costs has become the major challenge facing fleet managers, and this has come at a time when fuel prices have risen by an average of 13% per annum over the past 10 years.

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NEW 450HP QUON ADDED TO UD TRUCKS LINE-UP
(11 Jun 2014)
Continuing its drive to expand its product range to suit local fleet owner’s exacting requirements, UD Trucks Southern Africa has introduced the new Quon GW26 450 6x4 truck-tractor to compete in the popular 440 to 460hp extra heavy commercial vehicle

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BARLOWORLD TRANSPORT SOLUTIONS BUYS 215 MAN TRUCKS
(7 Jun 2014)
On February 13th 2014, Barloworld Transport Solutions (BWTS) and its sub-sidiary, Manline, signed a deal with MAN Truck & Bus South Africa for the supply of 215 MAN TGS 26.440 6x4 truck tractors to be introduced into the BWTS and Manline fleets over

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THE ROAD FREIGHT ASSOCIATION
(6 Jun 2014)
N3 Toll Concession (N3TC) ready for any eventuality as cold front moves in and possibility of snow in Van Reenen’s Pass increases

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TRUCK MARKET HOLDING ITS HEAD HIGH DESPITE TOUGH TRADING CONDITIONS
(6 Jun 2014)
The local commercial vehicle industry managed to deliver positive month-on-month sales results during May, even amidst challenging market and macroeconomic conditions.

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VOLVO TRUCKS SA DELIVERS FIRST UNITS OF NEW RANGE
(6 Jun 2014)
Volvo Trucks Southern Africa proudly delivered the first regional units of its new range of trucks to customers in South Africa.

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RAPIDLY CHANGING TRENDS ARE ALTERING THE LOGISTICS LANDSCAPE
(6 Jun 2014)
An increasing number of manufacturers and other suppliers are shipping consolidated container loads of products from point of origin into SA. They then use a local logistics company to break the shipment down into individual orders and deliver them

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FF PLUS WILL ACT AGAINST MINISTER AND SANRAL IF ROAD USERS ARE PROSECUTED FOR E-TOLLS
(6 Jun 2014)
The latest threat by Jamie Surkont, chief executive officer of the Electronic Toll Collection (ETC), that road users can be prosecuted for non-payment of their e-toll accounts, is in direct opposition to what the minister of Transport had said about

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HINO CHAIRMAN RECOGNISES IMPORTANCE OF AFRICA FOR FUTURE GROWTH
(5 Jun 2014)
Africa and particularly South Africa are important markets for Hino in its quest for increased growth in its truck sales worldwide.

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INVESTMENT IN NEW ASSEMBLY PLANT CONFIRMS IMPORTANCE OF HINO TRUCKS TO TOYOTA SA
(5 Jun 2014)
The investment of R55-million in a new truck plant for Hino trucks on Toyota SA’s extensive manufacturing site in Prospecton, near Durban, is confirmation of the importance of these large commercial vehicles to the country’s leading motor manufacture

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MIX TELEMATICS FULL FISCAL YEAR 2014 EARNINGS RESULTS
(4 Jun 2014)
MiX Telematics Limited (NYSE: MIXT and JSE: MIX), a leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, will, on Thursday 5 of June 2014, announce its fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2014 earnings results.

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HENEWAYS FREIGHT SERVICES (PTY) LTD SIGNS THE RESPONSIBLE CARE PUBLIC COMMITMENT
(4 Jun 2014)
Heneways Freight Services (Pty) Ltd has become the latest member of the Chemical & Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) to sign the Responsible Care (RC) Public Commitment, thereby committing the company to implementing its guiding principles.

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ADDING VALUE TO NON-MOTORISED ASSET MONITORING AND TRACKING
(4 Jun 2014)
Valuable non-motorised onsite assets can be fully monitored by the QIC-T12 trailer tracking solution developed by leading asset management solutions provider QCIC, in order to eliminate the risk of theft and to effectively optimise usage and performa

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CHEVROLET UTILITY AND ISUZU KB LEAD GMSA SALES CHARGE IN MAY
(4 Jun 2014)
The locally assembled Chevrolet Utility and Isuzu KB continue to show a strong presence in the local Light Commercial Vehicle (LCV) market. In May 2014 the 6th Generation Isuzu KB had the best sales month of the year and was the bestselling General M

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LEAD ACID BATTERIES – A RECYCLING SUCCESS STORY
(4 Jun 2014)
When you think of the most commonly recycled products in the world, things like cans, glass and newspaper might spring to mind. However, it is a little known fact that something as seemingly unrecyclable as a lead acid battery is actually among the m

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COOL UNDER PRESSURE
(2 Jun 2014)
An innovative new seal design from a completely new material provides a solution for hydraulic sealing applications that are subject to increasingly higher pressures.

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VOLVO TRUCKS BOOSTS SAFETY ON SLIPPERY WINTER ROADS
(2 Jun 2014)
For trucks with trailers, slippery winter roads and downhill gradients represent a tough challenge for even the most skilled of drivers

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VOLKSWAGEN PRODUCES ITS 2 MILLIONTH ENGINE
(2 Jun 2014)
Volkswagen Group South Africa's 500 000th EA111 engine rolled off the Engine Plant production line on Friday, 30 May 2014 marking the 2 millionth engine produced.

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UD TRUCKS INTRODUCES FULL AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION ON POPULAR UD 90 MODEL
(29 May 2014)
UD Trucks Southern Africa has announced the introduction of a new UD90 ATM model to its already comprehensive product line-up.

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JOST WORLD AT TIP-EX14
(28 May 2014)
The JOST World brands – JOST, EDBRO, ROCKINGER and TRIDEC – will be showcasing themselves with lots of innovations and tried-and-tested products specifically for tipper vehicles at Tip-ex14 in Harrogate, UK, from 29th to 31st May 2014.

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SOARING VEHICLE MAINTENANCE COSTS NEARING NEW VEHICLE INSTALMENT LEVELS
(28 May 2014)
With vehicle owners already feeling the pinch of higher expenses due to the rising cost of fuel, coupled with interest rate hikes, the focus should now be on managing less obvious maintenance costs that slowly add up and eat away on monthly income

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IVECO AIMS TO UNIFY WITH THE RELEASE OF THE NEW DAILY SISONKE
(28 May 2014)
Iveco South Africa is launching its brand new taxi minibus in markets across South Africa. The new model has a new shape and new features such as DRL (Daytime Driving Lights), Controlled Steering and Blue & Me hands free kit.

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RENEWABLES AND MINING SUMMIT: SANDTON, JOHANNESBURG - 23-24 JUNE 2014
(28 May 2014)
With just over a month to go, the Renewables and Mining Summit is gaining momentum with over 30 mining energy decision-makers now confirmed to participate in this groundbreaking event.

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TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS, WEB SHOP AND CO.: INNOTRANS 2014 OFFERS A RANGE OF SERVICES TO HELP YOU PREPARE YOUR VISIT
(27 May 2014)
Good preparations go a long way to ensuring your success at the fair.

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LED LIGHTS SUITABLE FOR ALL APPLICATIONS
(22 May 2014)
Control Instruments-Automotive, the sole supplier of the VisionX range of LED lights for Southern Africa, has extended its LED lighting range to now include over 750 models.

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JOST FIFTH WHEEL COUPLINGS NOW STANDARD AT FREIGHTLINER
(21 May 2014)
In the USA, the market leader Freightliner has decided to use JOST fifth wheel couplings as standard for their semi-trailer trucks. Daimler Trucks North America and JOST signed the agreement last week.

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VIX-QUESTEK
(20 May 2014)
Appoints a new Chief Executive Officer

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NISSAN NP200 NOW EVEN MORE LOADED
(20 May 2014)
- Nissan's popular NP200 half-ton bakkie is now available in an exciting new limited edition. The locally-built and developed Nissan NP200 LOADED features a host of value-adding enhancements and special additions, and will be available in a productio

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POLICY CHANGE NEEDED TO ENSURE GOOD ROADS IN ALL PROVINCES
(20 May 2014)
While major headway has been made in developing infrastructure in South Africa, the country’s roads require urgent attention. This was recently highlighted when heavy rainfall in some provinces caused havoc on several road networks.

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SINGEX-ECI TO SPONSOR NEW NTDA MARKETING INITIATIVE AWARD
(19 May 2014)
SingEx-ECI, the owner and organiser of Brityrex International, has confirmed that it is to sponsor a new award at this year’s NTDA Tyre Industry Awards.

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JRA LAUNCHES FIND & FIX APP TO ASSIST ROAD USERS
(15 May 2014)
The Johannesburg Road Agency (JRA) is today officially launching its Find & Fix mobile app.

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MERCEDES-BENZ SOUTH AFRICA (MBSA) AFTER 20 YEARS OF DEMOCRACY
(15 May 2014)
Full suite of mobility solutions from extended MBSA value chain, for the discerning motorist

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LOADSMART PROVIDES A PROFITABLE SOLUTION TO MANAGING SHIPMENTS AND TRANSPORT NEEDS
(14 May 2014)
LoadSmart, a website-based networking platform developed by PROSADC in cooperation with GMLS South Africa that deals with the needs of southern Africa’s freight transportation industry, provides a more lucrative solution to managing shipment and tran

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METRIC AUTOMOTIVE ENGINEERING RELEASES NEW IPD COVER PART NUMBERS
(14 May 2014)
Metric Automotive Engineering, the local distributor of IPD engine parts, is releasing new cover part numbers on a monthly basis for the smaller generation Caterpillar® C7, C9 and C12 engines. IPD is a leading aftermarket provider of engine component

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STRATEGIC APPOINTMENTS SET TO STRENGTHEN CONTINENTAL TYRE OFFERING
(14 May 2014)
New team members at CTSA set to bolster company profile in market place.

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MERCEDES-BENZ TRUCKS OFFERS CHARTERWAY® WITH TELLIGENT® MAINTENANCE ON ALL ACTROS MODELS
(14 May 2014)
Mercedes-Benz Trucks has increased its value offering on all Actros models sold with a CharterWay® contract to include a new maintenance package utilising the Telligent® Maintenance System.

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MANY PUBLIC HOLIDAYS HIT TRUCK INDUSTRY HARD DURING APRIL
(14 May 2014)
April was an overall disappointing sales month for the local truck industry.

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AGREEMENT REACHED BETWEEN CONTINENTAL TYRE SOUTH AFRICA (CTSA) AND THE NATIONAL UNION OF METALWORKERS OF SOUTH AFRICA (NUMSA)
(13 May 2014)
Friday, May 9, 2014, an agreement was reached between CTSA and striking Numsa members which saw the full workforce returning to operation at 06:00 on 10 May 2014.

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STEEL INDUSTRY RELATED APP LAUNCHED
(12 May 2014)
Robor is proud and excited to be the first South African steel, tube and pipe manufacturer to announce the launch of an industry related “app” compatible with Android and iOS smartphones.

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PROFESSIONAL TRAINING A KEY FOR SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, SAYS MICHELIN TRAINING CENTRE
(6 May 2014)
One of the tyre industry’s leading training providers is returning to Brityrex International 2014 to promote the powerful message that well-trained staff play a vital role in the commercial success and development of any business.

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HAZQUIP (PTY) LTD DECLARES ITS PARTICIPATION IN THE RESPONSIBLE CARE INITIATIVE
(6 May 2014)
HAZQUIP (Pty) Ltd publically declared its participation in the Responsible Care (RC) initiative during the Chemical & Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) Process Safety Management Workshop in Johannesburg recently, by signing the RC Public Commitme

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STRALIS NATURAL POWER EURO VI: A CHAMPION IN BOTH EVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY AND CUSTOMER PROFITABILITY.
(6 May 2014)
The first units of Stralis Natural Power Euro VI, the new heavy range of natural gas-powered vehicles launched by Iveco, have already been deployed to European customers.

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SUPER GROUP REVVED FOR RIDERS AT 10TH EDITION OF SANI2C
(5 May 2014)
PIETERMARITZBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, With less than two weeks to go until the Nedbank Sani2C, Super Group is revving up to be the logistics company that makes things happen behind the scenes at the world’s biggest full-service mountain bike stage race.

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STRIKE ACTION AT CONTINENTAL TYRE SOUTH AFRICA
(3 May 2014)
Commenting on recent strike action, Dieter Horni, Managing Director of Continental Tyre South Africa (CTSA), said:

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The Truck & Bus team includes some of the most experienced writers in the industry, whose insightful comments and forthright views help to keep the reader abreast of the latest trends, developments and new model releases in this fast-paced industry.

Titan Publications also produces Who's Who in Trucks & Buses, an annual in-depth overview of trends, developments, manufacturers and organisations shaping the transport industry. The annual is widely regarded as a valuable reference work.

In addition, Titan publishes a quarterly supplement - SABOA BUS on behalf of the Southern African Bus Operators' Association. SABOA has played a key role in facilitating the transformation of South Africa's bus sector and offers valuable support to bus operators. Titan has published SABOA BUS for 15 years.

The website has become an increasingly important element in Titan Publications' strategy and is generating increasing levels of interest. The site is updated regularly with news from manufacturers and operators, complementing the in-depth perspective that the print publication offers.

The views of bus and coach expert Rollo Dickson are available in print and online: his popular historic series has moved online, complementing his take on the modern bus and coach scene in the monthly publication.

The print publication and website continue to offer valuable support to readers by addressing a broad spectrum of topical issues.

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