Engineering News | Truck & Bus https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/truck Thu, 20 Jun 2019 05:02:20 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Naamsa seeks quick end to wage negotiations in auto sector https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/naamsa-seeks-quick-end-to-wage-negotiations-in-auto-sector-2019-06-14 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 14 Jun 2019 14:22:00 +0200 522869 1560516378 1560514920 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000805523_resized_toyotaquantumdurbanplant1022.jpg 511 287 Continental Tyre to halt underground mining, agricultural tyre production in South Africa https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/continental-tyre-to-halt-underground-mining-agricultural-tyre-production-in-south-africa-2019-06-11 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 11 Jun 2019 14:05:00 +0200 522430 1560860936 1560254700 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804553_resized_catr1700undergroundminingloaderatworkcaterpillar03191022.jpg 511 287 Mathe to commission new retread recycling plant at Hammarsdale https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mathe-to-commission-new-retread-recycling-plant-at-hammarsdale-2019-06-10 Irma Venter TYRES Mon, 10 Jun 2019 14:25:00 +0200 522310 1560173110 1560169500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000804249_resized_mathegroupdrmehranzarrebini1022.jpg Dr Mehran Zarrebini 511 287 Exports, new-vehicle sales both down in May https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/exports-new-vehicle-sales-both-down-in-may-2019-06-03 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Mon, 03 Jun 2019 15:22:00 +0200 521648 1559572790 1559568120 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802797_resized_burchmorescarauctions110908duane1022.jpg 511 287 New epoxy primer for heavy-duty equipment https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-epoxy-primer-for-heavy-duty-equipment-2019-05-31 Halima Frost Truck & Bus Fri, 31 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519847 1559026788 1559253600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799507_resized_corrosionhempel0519011022.jpg SPRAY DAY The fast drying epoxy allows for shorter intervals between coats 511 287 Electric drive to take 56% of selected light commercial markets by 2040 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/electric-drive-to-take-56-of-big-light-commercial-markets-by-2040-2019-05-30 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 30 May 2019 15:02:00 +0200 521354 1559224881 1559221320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000802157_resized_mercelectricsprinter20181022.jpg 511 287 BloombergNEF expects 57% of car sales in 2040 to be electric https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bloombergnef-expects-57-of-car-sales-in-2040-to-be-electric-2019-05-27 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Mon, 27 May 2019 14:28:00 +0200 520934 1558965208 1558960080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801344_resized_jaguaripacesacharging1011022.jpg 511 287 Jiangling unveils truck, bakkie; Changan cars to launch in 2020 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/jiangling-unveils-truck-bakkie-changan-cars-to-launch-in-2020-2019-05-27 Irma Venter TRUCKS Mon, 27 May 2019 10:22:00 +0200 520898 1559220001 1558945320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000801246_resized_jmccarryingplus2019c1022.jpg The Carrying Plus 511 287 Toyota targets wider market with new Quantum, retains old model for taxi industry https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/toyota-targets-wider-market-with-new-quantum-retains-old-model-for-taxi-industry-2019-05-16 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 16 May 2019 15:02:00 +0200 519840 1558014878 1558011720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799486_resized_toyotaquantum201921022.jpg The new Quantum 511 287 Durban car terminal achieves a new milestone https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/durban-car-terminal-achieves-a-new-milestone-2019-05-15 Creamer Media Reporter PORTS & SHIPPING Wed, 15 May 2019 11:58:00 +0200 519663 1557916043 1557914280 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000799030_resized_transnetdurbancarterminal05191022.jpg 511 287 Mahindra South Africa unveils comprehensive farming equipment range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mahindra-south-africa-unveils-comprehensive-farming-equipment-range-2019-05-10 Irma Venter AGRICULTURE Fri, 10 May 2019 10:05:00 +0200 519261 1557497328 1557475500 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000798147_resized_mahindratractorssa201911022.jpg Mahindra has entered the farming equipment business in South Africa 511 287 Local vehicle production expected to grow by 6.2% in 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-vehicle-production-expected-to-grow-by-62-in-2019-2019-05-09 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 09 May 2019 12:07:00 +0200 519143 1557414206 1557396420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797862_resized_vwsabodyshopwelderandgun201810222.jpg 511 287 Daimler to open IT hub at its East London plant https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/daimler-to-open-it-hub-at-its-east-london-plant-2019-05-07 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 07 May 2019 15:18:00 +0200 519032 1557241382 1557235080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797604_resized_mercedesbenzsouthafricambsa7jims20131013duane1022.jpg 511 287 Volvo tech to pull over drunk drivers, cap speed at 180 km/h https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/volvo-tech-to-pull-over-drunk-drivers-cap-speed-at-180-kmh-2019-04-25 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 25 Apr 2019 12:28:00 +0200 518047 1556204398 1556188080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795409_resized_volvoxc902019jpg1022.jpg 511 287 FAW SA aims to produce 1 200 trucks at its Coega plant this year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/faw-sa-aims-to-produce-1-200-trucks-at-its-coega-plant-this-year-2019-04-24 Irma Venter TRUCKS Wed, 24 Apr 2019 14:18:00 +0200 517952 1556116345 1556108280 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795163_resized_fawchengzhanggm1022.jpg Cheng Zhang 511 287 South African premium car market faces another tough year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-premium-car-market-faces-another-tough-year-2019-04-23 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 23 Apr 2019 15:16:00 +0200 517854 1556030782 1556025360 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000795000_resized_bmwsatimabbott11022.jpg Tim Abbott 511 287 Morocco biggest contender for SA auto assembly hegemony https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/morocco-biggest-contender-to-sa-auto-assembly-hegemony-2019-03-27 Cameron Mackay Automotive Assembly in Africa Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515444 1554473948 1555020000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789742_resized_martyndaviesdeloitte032019dylan1022.jpg MARTYN DAVIES MARTYN DAVIES South Africa’s passenger vehicles sales declined roughly by 25% in the past decade 511 287 Supportive policy held up as key to unlocking Africa’s auto ambitions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/policy-potential-2019-04-12 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 12 Apr 2019 00:00:00 +0200 515849 1554712475 1555020000 99999999999 Martin Zhuwakinyu 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000792145_resized_critical.jpg 511 287 Ctrack launches truck video monitoring system https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ctrack-launches-truck-video-monitoring-system-2019-04-11 Irma Venter LOGISTICS Thu, 11 Apr 2019 14:57:00 +0200 517020 1554987530 1554987420 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000793233_resized_ctrackiriscamera20191022.jpg 511 287 Local telematics market has room to grow, says new Cartrack South Africa CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-telematics-market-has-room-to-grow-says-new-cartrack-south-africa-ceo-2019-04-04 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 04 Apr 2019 14:48:00 +0200 516294 1554446427 1554382080 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791664_resized_cartracksa2019harrylouw1022.jpg Harry Louw 511 287 Vehicle sales decline for third month in a row in 2019 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/vehicle-sales-decline-for-third-month-in-a-row-in-2019-2019-04-02 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Tue, 02 Apr 2019 15:42:00 +0200 516031 1554212654 1554212520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000791051_resized_ghanamsibiexecutiveheadofmotordivisionwesbank2lowres1022.jpg Ghana Msibi 511 287 Capex, skills spend at supplier level a concern, notes new study https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/capex-skills-spend-at-supplier-level-a-concern-notes-new-study-2019-03-28 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Thu, 28 Mar 2019 15:08:00 +0200 515574 1553781345 1553778480 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000790005_resized_vwsaplant20196jpg1022.jpg 511 287 Steinhoff sells South African auto showrooms unit to France's CFAO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steinhoff-sells-south-african-auto-showrooms-unit-to-frances-cfao-2019-03-28 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 28 Mar 2019 10:55:00 +0200 515507 1553766930 1553763300 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 Bakers SA goes green as it buys 77 Euro V trucks from Daimler https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/bakers-sa-goes-green-as-it-buys-77-euro-v-trucks-from-daimler-2019-03-27 Irma Venter TRANSPORT Wed, 27 Mar 2019 14:53:00 +0200 515417 1553697894 1553691180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789715_resized_bakersmbsadeal201921022.jpg A sample of the Bakers SA Euro V fleet 511 287 UD Trucks re-enters small truck market; launches improved Quester with AMT https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ud-trucks-re-enters-small-truck-market-launches-improved-quester-with-amt-2019-03-26 Irma Venter TRUCKS Tue, 26 Mar 2019 11:56:00 +0200 515222 1553612679 1553594160 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000789238_resized_udtruckskuzer03191022.jpg Rory Schulz introduces the new Kuzer at Sun City 511 287 PE-based e-coating specialist seeks majority empowerment partner https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pe-based-e-coating-specialist-seeks-majority-empowerment-partner-2019-03-15 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 15 Mar 2019 14:39:00 +0200 514446 1552658174 1552653540 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000787703_resized_electrocoat20191022.jpg 511 287 New-vehicle exports to Africa improved by 10% in 2018 https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-vehicle-exports-to-africa-improved-by-10-in-2018-2019-03-08 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 08 Mar 2019 11:29:00 +0200 513746 1552053634 1552037340 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786038_resized_bmwsaexports21022.jpg 511 287 Second month of decline in domestic new-vehicle sales market https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/second-month-of-decline-in-domestic-new-vehicle-sales-market-2019-03-01 Irma Venter NEW-VEHICLE SALES Fri, 01 Mar 2019 16:12:00 +0200 513128 1551450310 1551449520 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000784726_resized_volkswagenvwtrainingacademycenturion308111022duane.jpg 511 287 Mahindra aims for top ten spot in SA market, tractors to launch this year https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mahindra-aims-for-top-ten-spot-in-sa-market-tractors-to-launch-this-year-2019-02-27 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 27 Feb 2019 14:42:00 +0200 512798 1552976830 1551271320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783946_resized_mahindrarajeshgupta20191022.jpg Rajesh Gupta 511 287 Naamsa appoints Mika Mabasa as new executive director https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/naamsa-appoints-mika-mabasa-as-new-executive-director-2019-02-26 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 26 Feb 2019 12:33:00 +0200 512651 1551177292 1551177180 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783661_resized_nicovermeulen11014duane1022.jpg Nico Vermeulen 511 287 Ford South Africa achieves new export and production records https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ford-south-africa-achieves-new-export-and-production-records-2019-02-26 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Tue, 26 Feb 2019 10:12:00 +0200 512619 1551168845 1551168720 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000783603_resized_fordsilvertonproduction201921022.jpg The Silverton plant 511 287 Hyundai opens assembly plant in Ethiopia https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/hyundai-opens-assembly-plant-in-ethiopia-2019-02-22 Reuters AUTOMOTIVE Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:48:00 +0200 512401 1550818183 1550818080 99999999999 Reuters 0 0 South African new-vehicle market to decline by 0.4% in 2019, says Toyota https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/south-african-new-vehicle-market-to-decline-by-04-in-2019-says-toyota-2019-02-20 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Wed, 20 Feb 2019 12:00:00 +0200 512131 1550656875 1550656800 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000782446_resized_toyota104111022duane.jpg 511 287 Daimler Trucks upbeat on 2019 prospects, new Arocs expands range https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/daimler-trucks-upbeat-on-2019-prospects-new-arocs-expands-range-2019-02-15 Irma Venter TRUCKS Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:20:00 +0200 511736 1553000456 1550222400 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000781644_resized_mercedesbenzarocsdistribution031022.jpg The Arocs distribution range 511 287 Isuzu consolidates truck and bakkie manufacturing plants https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/isuzu-consolidates-truck-and-bakkie-manufacturing-plant-2019-02-14 Tasneem Bulbulia AUTOMOTIVE Thu, 14 Feb 2019 17:13:00 +0200 511682 1550210527 1550157180 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 Lance Schultz appointed as Gauteng AIDC CEO https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/lance-schultz-appointed-as-gauteng-aidc-ceo-2019-02-08 Irma Venter AUTO INDUSTRY Fri, 08 Feb 2019 14:52:00 +0200 511046 1549631176 1549630320 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000780069_resized_mrlanceschultz1022.jpg Lance Schultz 511 287 Collaboration to ensure better understanding of emission standards https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/collaboration-between-lubricant-company-and-oems-to-better-understand-standards-set-out-by-manufacturers-2019-01-24 Mc'Kyla Nortje Truck & Bus Fri, 08 Feb 2019 00:00:00 +0200 509616 1549346908 1549576800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000776941_resized_oilshelllubricants0120191022.jpg FUEL ECONOMY The field trials showed that lubricant selection had a significant impact on fuel economy in real-world driving conditions. 511 287