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  • Digital Realism

    The technology behind trendy mobile apps such as Snapchat and Pokémon Go has arrived in the heavy vehicle space and is challenging the traditional notion of load management, navigation and even truck driver education. What’s next? Read More...

  • Piloting PBS in South Africa

    Performance-Based Standards schemes have proven to have a drastic positive impact on the cost of logistics, emissions, safety and infrastructure protection. After a 100 million kilometre pilot project, the Smart Truck initiative is now bringing the same benefits to South Africa. Story by Christopher de Saxe, Paul Nordengen and Robert Berman. Read More...

  • Embracing the Future

    While the hype surrounding Artificial Intelligence is quickly reaching critical mass, many businesses in the transport equipment space hesitate to embrace the new technology. A costly mistake, as research is proving. Read More...

  • Beyond the motor

    The 45th Tokyo Motor Show once again covered the entire automotive spectrum from motorcycles through to heavy transport equipment. And yet the key focus was, for the first time, on transport solutions that look beyond the engine. Did trailers make the cut? Read More...

  • In for the long haul

    Despite rising competition in central Europe, 125-year-old German OEM, Kässbohrer, has no intention of changing course. Strong-minded but smart, the behemoth is turning tradition into a competitive advantage. Read More...

  • Tried and trusted

    Complementing Northern European stoicism with a deep understanding of market dynamics and constant drive to innovate, German tanker specialist, FFB, is bridging the gap between traditional craftsmanship and the digital age. Read More...

  • Urban revolution

    Commercial road transport is under fire for clogging city streets, contributing to pollution and driving up the cost of doing business. But change is coming fast – and not just through high technology. Read More...

  • A new beginning

    More than 20,500 visitors from around the world witnessed the return of Comtrans to Moscow’s Crocus Expo Centre in September, and with it Russia’s long-awaited economic recovery. Read More...

  • Ripe for distribution

    Often used in conjunction with Silicon Valley’s tech industry, ‘disruption’ is now also spreading into the more conservative transport and logistics space. But industry is already taking action to prepare. Read More...

  • Shaping the future

    Home to Europe’s largest and most productive port, Rotterdam will be hosting the 15th international Symposium on Heavy Vehicle Transport Technology in 2018. Read More...


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