Engineering News | Truck & Bus http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/truck Tue, 26 Sep 2017 05:24:20 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 3D-printed metal component passes auto giant’s quality tests http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-09-22 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 1 Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464530 1505744423 1506031200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Industries should prepare for increased use of HFO gases http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/industries-should-prepare-for-increased-use-of-hfo-gases-2017-09-22 Nadine James Truck & Bus Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464182 1505744422 1506031200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677043_resized_agassouthafricajohannesburgfacility09171022.jpg MULTiFACETED OPERATION A-Gas offers a range of products to assist across a broad range of sectors, including shipping, refrigeration, air conditioning, automotive and mining 511 287 Korean group may introduce new heavy-duty truck to SA market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hyundai-sa-mulls-heavy-truck-introduction-awaits-2019-small-suv-2017-09-22 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 4 Fri, 22 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 464528 1505744423 1506031200 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Daimler teams up with firm that promises five-minute EV charging http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/daimler-teams-up-with-firm-that-promises-five-minute-ev-charging-2017-09-19 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:09:00 +0200 465278 1505815901 1505815740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000679137_resized_fusoecantercharging20171022.jpg Charging the Fuso electric Canter truck 511 287 World’s first electric truck in series production makes US debut
 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/worlds-first-electric-truck-in-series-production-makes-us-debut-2017-09-18 Irma Venter TRUCKS Mon, 18 Sep 2017 10:43:00 +0200 465019 1505726746 1505724180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000678769_resized_fusoecanterus21022.jpg 511 287 Attractive sales incentives which support new vehicle demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-sales-2017-09-15 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463691 1505199166 1505426400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 IDC confident BAIC’s Coega plant will begin production in mid-2018 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-09-15 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463690 1505199166 1505426400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Locally built vehicles gaining ground, says financier http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-09-15-1 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 1 Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463693 1505199166 1505426400 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Tyre management solution now available to SA fleet market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-09-08-2 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 15 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463132 1505199167 1505426400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 Durban needs more than 1 000 buses of all sizes for GO! network http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-needs-more-than-1-000-buses-of-all-sizes-for-go-network-2017-09-13 Irma Venter PUBLIC TRANSPORT Wed, 13 Sep 2017 15:12:00 +0200 464656 1505310822 1505308320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677870_resized_reavayabrt1409091022duane.jpg 511 287 Two years to convert post-Millennials to car ownership, warns Nissan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/two-years-to-convert-post-millennials-to-car-ownership-says-nissan-2017-09-11 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 11 Sep 2017 09:04:00 +0200 464212 1505114987 1505113440 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000677115_resized_nissan204111022duane.jpg 511 287 Passenger pooling startup attracts interest from Daimler unit http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shared-transport-2017-08-25 Irma Venter SHARED TRANSPORT Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461734 1504594094 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Public transport efficiency seen as key to scaling up user base http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/building-on-public-transport-networks-and-infrastructure-critical-to-enhanced-commuting-2017-09-08 Dylan Slater Infrastructure – 3 Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463076 1504594095 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Toyota expects SA vehicle market to show modest growth in 2017 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-09-08 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 1 Fri, 08 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 463126 1504594095 1504821600 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Shell rolls out electric car charging points in UK, aims to test SA market http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/shell-rolls-out-electric-car-charging-points-in-uk-aims-to-test-sa-market-2017-09-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 07 Sep 2017 12:08:00 +0200 464023 1504867813 1504778880 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676667_resized_shellsacommercialoilandlubricants022017shellsajpg1022.jpg 511 287 Private sector makes first move to build electric vehicle infrastructure in SA http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/private-sector-makes-first-move-to-build-electric-vehicle-infrastructure-in-sa-2017-09-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 07 Sep 2017 08:44:00 +0200 463962 1504766765 1504766640 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000676506_resized_solareffandgridcars1022.jpg 511 287 Local is lekker as SA-built vehicles excel in marketplace http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-is-lekker-as-sa-built-vehicles-excel-in-marketplace-2017-09-05 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 05 Sep 2017 08:10:00 +0200 463683 1504594749 1504591800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675895_resized_wesbankrudolfmahoney20171022.jpg WesBank brand and communications head Rudolf Mahoney 511 287 BAIC Eastern Cape plant on track, says IDC http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/baic-eastern-cape-plant-on-track-says-idc-2017-09-04 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 04 Sep 2017 11:39:00 +0200 463634 1504867838 1504517940 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675787_resized_baicx251022.jpg 511 287 August new-vehicle sales strengthen by 6.7% http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/august-new-vehicle-sales-strengthen-by-67-2017-09-04 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 04 Sep 2017 10:15:00 +0200 463617 1504513002 1504512900 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000675764_resized_renaultmegane1022.jpg 511 287 Autonomous vehicles to become a reality by 2030 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-09-01-1 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 3 Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462416 1503989765 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Imperial to make restructuring call in coming few months http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/logistics-automotive-2017-09-01 Irma Venter LOGISTICS & AUTOMOTIVE Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462420 1503989765 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Isuzu Motors South Africa unveils leadership changes http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-09-01-3 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462424 1503989765 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Metair says lead-acid battery will still have key role as EV revolution takes hold http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-09-01 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462415 1503989765 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Toyota Empowerment Trust to focus on training, enterprise development http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-09-01-2 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 462418 1503989765 1504216800 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Jaguar Land Rover South Africa to launch full electric SUV by 2019 http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jaguar-land-rover-south-africa-to-launch-full-electric-suv-by-2019-2017-08-25 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 25 Aug 2017 10:29:00 +0200 462760 1503654654 1503649740 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673838_resized_jaguaripaceconcept1022.jpg The Jaguar I-Pace 511 287 100 years of Ford truck history http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/100-years-of-ford-truck-history-2017-08-25 Nica Schreuder Truck & Bus Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461034 1503384956 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669820_resized_1925modeltrunaboutforddateunknown1022.jpg MODEL TT The iconic Ford Model TT was as a result of consumer demand for a more multipurpose vehicle 511 287 Digitalisation must be embraced by trucking industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/digitalisation-must-be-embraced-by-trucking-industry-2017-08-25 Nica Schreuder Truck & Bus Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461030 1503384956 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669830_resized_autonomousvehicleinuk2017bloomberg1022.jpg AUTONOMY Autonomous vehicle technology is being tested around the world, and will force the trucking industry to adapt to technological innovations 511 287 Intelligent truck axle saves 6% in fuel costs http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/intelligent-truck-axle-saves-6-in-fuel-costs-2017-08-25 Nica Schreuder Truck & Bus Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461497 1503384958 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670738_resized_tourismo2017mercedesbenz1022.jpg GRAND TOURISMO The Mercedes-Benz RHD saves fuel consumption by 4.5% 511 287 Johannesburg school invests in luxury liner http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/johannesburg-school-invests-in-luxury-liner-2017-08-25 Nica Schreuder Truck & Bus Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461035 1503384956 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669826_resized_spacioustravelivecobus1114duane1022.jpg SPACIOUS TRAVEL Kingsmead College recently invested in a large Iveco bus to better accommodate learners transported for sports and cultural events 511 287 Technology to aid fleet management http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/technology-to-aid-fleet-management-2017-08-25 Nica Schreuder Truck & Bus Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461104 1503384958 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000669958_resized_dereshinpillaydateunknowntsystems1022.jpg DERESHIN PILLAY The influence of technology on fleet management is important for industry growth and consumer satisfaction 511 287 Toyota mulls production of ‘affordable’ car at Prospecton plant http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/auto-industry-2017-08-25 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY – 1 Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461728 1503384959 1503612000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Toyota to begin Durban assembly of Hino trucks in November http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/trucks-2017-08-25 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461732 1503384959 1503612000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 Truck manufacturer makes Nada history http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/truck-manufacturer-makes-nada-history-2017-08-10 Nica Schreuder Truck & Bus Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 461142 1503384956 1503612000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000670230_resized_platinumawards2007bloomberg1022.jpg PLATINUM AWARD Hino improved its dealer satisfaction index score by 1.8%, in line with the company’s vision to become the top truck brand in South Africa 511 287 VescoPlastics http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vescoplastics-2017-08-25 Zandile Mavuso Truck & Bus Fri, 25 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 460771 1503394774 1503612000 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672895_resized_00006692473p1040540copycolcorr11022.jpg 511 287 New Isuzu SA business to be headed by GMSA CFO, Michael Sacke http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-isuzu-sa-business-to-be-headed-by-gmsa-cfo-michael-sacke-2017-08-22 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 22 Aug 2017 15:50:00 +0200 462379 1503409970 1503409800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000673024_resized_isuzusamichaelsacke1022.jpg Michael Sacke 511 287 Imperial to have answer on unbundling ‘by this time next year’ http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/imperial-to-have-answer-on-unbundling-by-this-time-next-year-2017-08-22 Irma Venter LOGISTICS & AUTOMOTIVE Tue, 22 Aug 2017 14:46:00 +0200 462358 1503473023 1503405960 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672984_resized_marklamberti410220214duane.jpg Imperial CEO Mark Lamberti 511 287 Hyundai SA mulls heavy truck introduction, awaits 2019 small SUV http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hyundai-sa-mulls-heavy-truck-introduction-awaits-2019-small-suv-2017-08-21 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:01:00 +0200 462174 1503306287 1503306060 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000672549_resized_hyundaixcienttrucks20171022.jpg The Xcient 511 287