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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
03/01/2019

Van-based power supplies

Vans used in a range of industries are increasingly being transformed into ...
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03/01/2019

Inspecting small trailers

Lacking the force of the law, inspections of small trailers may not be ...
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Living the dream - 03/01/2019
Legal update - 03/01/2019
Bus and coach conversions - 03/12/2018
Bus and coach conversions - 03/12/2018
Gas and dual fuel - 03/12/2018

Fleet Management
03/01/2019

Operator costs survey 2019

Driver shortages, market uncertainty and indecision and unrest about the ...
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03/01/2019

Loader crane standards

Safety standards covering loader cranes are due to be updated in 2019, ...
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Living the dream - 03/01/2019
Workshop management - 03/12/2018
Gas and dual fuel - 03/12/2018
The best short-term CV lease - 03/12/2018
Editor’s letter - 02/12/2018

Legislation and Compliance
03/01/2019

Loader crane standards

Safety standards covering loader cranes are due to be updated in 2019, ...
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03/12/2018

Gas and dual fuel

Aftermarket conversions allow diesel trucks to burn a proportion of ...
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Natural-gas drivelines review - 05/11/2018
Gas supply options for trucks - 05/11/2018
UPS advises on green transport - 05/11/2018
Emissions regulations outlook - 05/11/2018
Lean-burn gas engine research - 05/11/2018

Bus and coach
03/12/2018

Bus and coach conversions

All coaches used on scheduled services must be wheelchair accessible by ...
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03/12/2018

Bus and coach conversions

Transport for London (TfL) has launched a comprehensive new safety ...
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Electric bus innovation - 05/11/2018
Bus emissions retrofits - 05/11/2018
Specifying washbays - 05/11/2018
Batteries by the busload - 03/10/2018
Euro Bus Expo preview - 03/10/2018

Vans and LCVs
03/01/2019

Van-based power supplies

Vans used in a range of industries are increasingly being transformed into ...
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03/10/2018

LCVs: Supervan

Renault Trucks has launched a 6.0-tonne Master 6x2 as an alternative to ...
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IAA review: roundup - 03/10/2018
Schmitz’s slimmer self - 03/08/2018
Seen at the CV Show - 08/05/2018
Dipstick eye-view - 08/05/2018
CV Show preview - 05/04/2018

Workshop
03/01/2019

Van-based power supplies

Vans used in a range of industries are increasingly being transformed into ...
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03/01/2019

Living the dream

Predictive maintenance is something of a dream for fleet engineers – ...
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Workshop management - 03/12/2018
Editor’s letter - 02/12/2018
Hella trailer lighting system - 29/11/2018
Earned Recognition debated - 05/11/2018
Preventing workshop pit falls - 05/11/2018

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