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Transport Engineer's library houses editorial features going back five years. The content is classified and can be filtered by key transport industry sector topics such as engine/transmission management, trailers, heavy good vehicles, tippers, truck aerodynamics, workshop equipment, maintenance and fleet operating costs and much more.

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Engineering Technology
08/05/2018

Electric bus switch

A year after converting the world’s first bus depot from diesel to ...
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08/05/2018

The DVSA's 2017 test drive

In the aftermath of the VW diesel emissions scandal, DVSA tested petrol ...
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Going the extra miles - 08/05/2018
Seen at the CV Show - 08/05/2018
Blue-sky thinking - 08/05/2018
Gas safe? - 08/05/2018
Dipstick eye-view - 08/05/2018

Fleet Management
08/05/2018

Electric bus switch

A year after converting the world’s first bus depot from diesel to ...
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08/05/2018

Going the extra miles

Rising from obscurity, the series hybrid is viewed by some people as the ...
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Seen at the CV Show - 08/05/2018
Gas safe? - 08/05/2018
Dipstick eye-view - 08/05/2018
TE Legal Update - 08/05/2018
The race before the race - 07/05/2018

Legislation and Compliance
08/05/2018

Electric bus switch

A year after converting the world’s first bus depot from diesel to ...
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08/05/2018

Going the extra miles

Rising from obscurity, the series hybrid is viewed by some people as the ...
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Seen at the CV Show - 08/05/2018
A word to the wise - 08/05/2018
Gas safe? - 08/05/2018
TE Legal Update - 08/05/2018
The race before the race - 07/05/2018

Bus and coach
08/05/2018

Electric bus switch

A year after converting the world’s first bus depot from diesel to ...
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01/03/2018

Burning issue

Traffic reports of delays caused by lorry fires on the motorway do not ...
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Challenging times - 01/03/2018
Applying low-carbon ideas - 31/01/2018
Arrived - 02/10/2017
The great red bus upgrade - 02/10/2017
Buses lead the charge - 02/10/2017

Vans and LCVs
08/05/2018

Seen at the CV Show

With little truck news this year, the focus shifted to LCVs and supporting ...
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08/05/2018

Dipstick eye-view

As vans are used for a variety of duties, Toby Clark looks at the ...
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CV Show preview - 05/04/2018
Computer says brake - 01/03/2018
Springtime is show time - 01/03/2018
E-axle conversions for vans - 01/02/2018
In the vanguard - 01/01/2018

Workshop
08/05/2018

Gas safe?

Natural gas-fuelled trucks and buses are becoming a more common sight in ...
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06/04/2018

Double the duty?

The maintenance requirements of lifting deck trailers go far beyond the ...
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Vehicle diagnostics as sport - 06/04/2018
Legal update - 06/04/2018
Springtime is show time - 01/03/2018
A particular issue - 01/03/2018
Artificial assistance - 02/01/2018

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