Engineering News | Truck & Bus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/truck Wed, 26 Sep 2018 01:56:33 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Jaguar launches R30m EV charging network in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jaguar-launches-r30m-ev-charging-network-in-sa-2018-09-13 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 13 Sep 2018 12:05:00 +0200 498622 1536833240 1536833100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753977_resized_jagaurevrangemaps20181022.jpg Jaguar's EV network coverage 511 287 FAW’s Coega plant produces 4 000th truck http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/faws-coega-plant-produces-4-000th-truck-2018-09-10 Irma Venter TRUCKS Mon, 10 Sep 2018 12:04:00 +0200 498237 1536573910 1536573840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753065_resized_faw4000thunit20171022.jpg 511 287 Passenger EV sales hit four-million units, fifth million expected in March http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/passenger-ev-sales-hit-four-million-units-fifth-million-expected-in-march-2018-09-10 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 10 Sep 2018 11:14:00 +0200 498220 1536571016 1536570840 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000753029_resized_bmwi361022.jpg 511 287 GemCap investment allows Linebooker to venture outside South Africa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/gemcap-investment-allows-linebooker-to-venture-outside-south-africa-2018-09-04 Irma Venter ROAD FREIGHT Tue, 04 Sep 2018 14:52:00 +0200 497676 1536066477 1536065520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751847_resized_nickhoffmanmanager1022.jpg Nick Hoffman 511 287 New-vehicle market drops by 2.5% in August, exports up 7.7% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-market-drops-by-25-in-august-exports-up-77-2018-09-03 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Mon, 03 Sep 2018 15:49:00 +0200 497560 1535982682 1535982540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751549_resized_johannesburginternationalmotorshow1jims2013carsales10131022duane.jpg 511 287 Volkswagen signs assembly, policy MoUs in Nigeria, Ghana http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volkswagen-signs-assembly-policy-mous-in-nigeria-ghana-2018-09-03 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 03 Sep 2018 10:44:00 +0200 497493 1535964582 1535964240 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000751425_resized_vwsathomasschaeferandalankyerenmatenwithangelamerkelghanavpmahamudubawumialookingonghana20181022.jpg Thomas Schaefer and Alan Kyerenmaten, with Angela Merkel and Ghana VP Mahamudu Bawumia looking on. 511 287 Hino SA expects 27% sales jump in flat domestic truck market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hino-sa-expects-27-sales-jump-in-flat-domestic-truck-market-2018-08-30 Irma Venter TRUCKS Thu, 30 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0200 497157 1535550307 1535608800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750530_resized_hino500productiondurban201731022.jpg Hino assembly at the Durban plant 511 287 VECV launches heavy-duty Eicher trucks, mulls bus entry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vecv-launches-heavy-duty-eicher-trucks-mulls-light-duty-truck-bus-entries-2018-08-29 Irma Venter TRUCKS Wed, 29 Aug 2018 11:58:00 +0200 497115 1535696528 1535536680 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000750428_resized_eicher2018601621022.jpg The Pro 6016 511 287 Super Group buoyed by commodities, new acquisitions http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/super-group-buoyed-by-commodities-new-acquisitions-2018-08-27 Irma Venter LOGISTICS AND AUTOMOTIVE Mon, 27 Aug 2018 15:55:00 +0200 496899 1535378262 1535378100 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749954_resized_supergrouppetermountford1022.jpg Peter Mountford 511 287 Small Styx SUV, revived Atos to push Hyundai sales in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/small-styx-suv-revived-atos-to-push-hyundai-sales-in-2019-2018-08-27 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 27 Aug 2018 11:09:00 +0200 496839 1535364026 1535360940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749788_resized_hyundaikona20181022.jpg The Hyundai Kona 511 287 Bridgestone to move into new Waterfall head office in 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bridgestone-to-move-into-new-waterfall-head-office-in-2019-2018-08-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 24 Aug 2018 09:37:00 +0200 496709 1535096510 1535096220 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000749484_resized_bridgestonegroupphotobricklayingceremony2018waterfall1022.jpg Bridgestone brick laying ceremony at the Waterfall precinct 511 287 Cost-effective braking systems brand launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/cost-effective-aftermarket-braking-systems-brand-launched-2018-08-08 Paige Müller Truck & Bus Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495153 1534831359 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745959_resized_.ruck-trailers-bus-and-bakkie-wabco-1-0718-1022 COST CONCERNS A lack of growth within the local commercial vehicle space has resulted in fleet owners’ buying and installing cheaper, but inferior aftermarket products 511 287 Electromobility the future of transport infrastructure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electromobility-the-future-of-transport-infrastructure-2018-08-07 Paige Müller Truck & Bus Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495037 1534831357 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745723_resized_.ruck-trailers-bus-and-bakkie-volvo-sa-electromobility-1-0718-1022 POLICY PUSH Electromobility technology will become essential to the global transport industry as environment-focused legislative policies begin to take effect 511 287 Skimping on maintenance costs fleet owners http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skimping-on-maintenance-costs-fleet-owners-2018-08-01 Paige Müller Truck & Bus Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494470 1534831357 1535061600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744452_resized_truckstrailersbusesandbakkiesreeffuelinjectioninjectorrepair08181022.jpg INJECTOR REPAIRS Work done on a fuel injection system must be carried out by a competent, skilled and original-equipment manufacturer approved service centre 511 287 Auto thought leader on need to build Tier 2 and 3 suppliers as local content falls http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/content-conumdrum-2018-08-24 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 24 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 495004 1534834974 1535061600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748344_resized_content.jpg 511 287 Addressing historic debt could lead to higher e-toll compliance, says ETC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/addressing-historic-debt-could-lead-to-higher-e-toll-compliance-says-etc-2018-08-22 Irma Venter TOLL ROADS Wed, 22 Aug 2018 15:38:00 +0200 496445 1534945241 1534945080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748880_resized_sanralgantries210220214duane.jpg 511 287 Imperial unbundling to be implemented in Q4, says Akoojee http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-unbundling-to-be-implemented-in-q4-says-akoojee-2018-08-21 Irma Venter LOGISTICS & AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:04:00 +0200 496316 1534859747 1534856640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000748579_resized_imperialmohammedakoojee1022.jpg Mohammed Akoojee 511 287 Isuzu SA alive and well, says CEO Sacke http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/isuzu-sa-alive-and-well-says-ceo-sacke-2018-08-20 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:00:00 +0200 496054 1535523562 1534744800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747942_resized_isuzusamichaelsacke1022.jpg Michael Sacke 511 287 Toyota aims to increase exports into Africa as market recovers http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toyotas-aims-to-increase-exports-into-africa-as-market-recovers-2018-08-17 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:11:00 +0200 496003 1534499783 1534489860 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747844_resized_andrewkirby20161022.jpg Andrew Kirby 511 287 Fuel levy’s revenue-generating prowess to come under intense pressure http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fast-forward-2018-08-17 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Fri, 17 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494994 1534235724 1534456800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000746752_resized_fast.jpg 511 287 Metair to deliver its first lithium-ion batteries before the end of the year http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/metair-to-deliver-its-first-lithium-ion-batteries-before-the-end-of-the-year-2018-08-16 Irma Venter AUTOMOTIVE AND ENERGY Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:54:00 +0200 495877 1534409842 1534409640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000747520_resized_theoloockmetairmd1022.jpg Theo Loock 511 287 Local company develops precision bearing packer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/precision-bearing-packer-launched-for-transport-mining-industry-2018-08-10 Schalk Burger INNOVATION Fri, 10 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 494345 1535638499 1533852000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 1 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744171_resized_pumpritebearingpackeraction7181022.jpg PUMPRITE BEARING PACKER The bearing packer is designed for the transport, mining, engineering and heavy industries 511 287 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/attachments/75508_2018-08-01_bearing_-_hd_web.mp418114314Pumprite bearing packer is demonstrated. Pumprite bearing packer is demonstrated. Sumitomo Rubber’s truck and bus tyre plant starts production http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sumitomo-rubbers-truck-and-bus-tyre-plant-starts-production-2018-08-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 07 Aug 2018 15:03:00 +0200 495073 1533730932 1533646980 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745818_resized_srsaladysmithfactory20181022.jpg The SRSA Ladysmith plant 511 287 Mathe Group ups tyre processing by 35%, grows steel exports http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mathe-group-ups-tyre-processing-by-35-grows-steel-exports-2018-08-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY & RECYCLING Tue, 07 Aug 2018 14:31:00 +0200 495064 1533645465 1533645060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000745787_resized_mathegroupsteelforexport20181022.jpg 511 287 Road-rail vehicle innovator introduces RailBus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/road-rail-vehicle-innovator-introduces-railbus-2018-08-03 Jessica Oosthuizen Truck & Bus Fri, 03 Aug 2018 00:00:00 +0200 493167 1533551325 1533247200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000741449_resized_railinfrastructurebloomberg08181022.jpg FACILITATING MOBILITY Thousands of rural dwellers are situated close to existing rail lines and the RailBus will allow for exploitation of underused rail routes 511 287 New-vehicle sales increase in July, 2018 exports set to disappoint http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-sales-increase-in-july-2018-exports-set-to-disappoint-2018-08-01 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Wed, 01 Aug 2018 15:44:00 +0200 494512 1533624511 1533131040 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000744493_resized_transnetdurbanportharbourtrafficcars203111022duane.jpg 511 287 Honda’s Eagle takes over the reins at Fiat Chrysler SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hondas-eagle-takes-over-the-reins-at-fiat-chrysler-sa-2018-07-30 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 30 Jul 2018 14:12:00 +0200 494204 1533020147 1532952720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743757_resized_grahameagle1022.jpg Graham Eagle 511 287 Imperial CEO takes extended medical leave until Jan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-ceo-takes-extended-medical-leave-until-jan-2018-07-30 Marleny Arnoldi AUTOMOTIVE & LOGISTICS Mon, 30 Jul 2018 11:06:00 +0200 494166 1532941737 1532941560 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Embrace new auto tech, or pay more for old tech, warns Nissan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/embrace-new-auto-tech-or-pay-more-for-old-tech-warns-nissan-2018-07-30 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 30 Jul 2018 10:47:00 +0200 494159 1532944440 1532940420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743652_resized_nissan204111022duane.jpg 511 287 Growth potential positive – Naamsa http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/growth-potential-positive-naamsa-2018-07-27 Halima Frost Truck & Bus Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492320 1532414918 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 D2M system grows its Plascon Acryline range http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/d2m-system-grows-current-plascon-acryline-range-2018-07-27 Halima Frost Truck & Bus Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492342 1532414917 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739475_resized_automotivekansaiplasconrainbow07181022.jpg A RAINBOW OF COLOURS Kansai Plascon’s D2M range is available in thousands of different hues 511 287 Ford hits carbon emissions reduction target eight years early http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ford-hits-carbon-emissions-reduction-target-eight-years-early-2018-07-27 Halima Frost Truck & Bus Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492493 1532414917 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739885_resized_automotivefordemissions07181022.jpg EMISSION OMISSION Ford’s plug-in Hybrids score a 10 for lowered greenhouse gas emissions 511 287 Company completes reusable bins supply for new vehicle model http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/structural-foam-technology-moulding-in-the-automotive-industry-2018-07-27 Halima Frost Truck & Bus Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492369 1532414918 1532642400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000739989_resized_automotivekaymacbin07181022.jpg HOLDING IT TOGETHER Collapsible bins were produced to hold automotive parts 511 287 No longer flavour of the month, SA rethinks its bus rapid transit systems http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/no-longer-flavour-of-the-month-sa-rethinks-its-bus-rapid-transit-systems-2018-07-27 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Fri, 27 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0200 492827 1532422430 1532642400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742158_resized_stop.jpg 511 287 Budgetary constraints hindering sustainable practices, says report http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/budgetary-constraints-hindering-sustainable-practices-says-report-2018-07-26 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Thu, 26 Jul 2018 14:48:00 +0200 493914 1532609596 1532609280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000743107_resized_barloworldlogistics1022.jpg 511 287 New Actros promises R300 000 in savings, despite SA’s dirty fuel http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-actros-promises-r300-000-in-savings-despite-sas-dirty-fuel-2018-07-26 Irma Venter TRUCKS Thu, 26 Jul 2018 11:34:00 +0200 493849 1532598695 1532597640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742911_resized_dtbsaactros201821022.jpg The new Mercedes-Benz Actros 511 287 Ford vehicles face extreme conditions in new €70m weather factory http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ford-vehicles-face-extreme-conditions-in-new-70m-weather-factory-2018-07-25 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 25 Jul 2018 15:09:00 +0200 493737 1532524521 1532524140 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000742681_resized_fordweatherfactory20184.jpg Snow tests at Ford's new weather factory 511 341