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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
18/09/2018

IRTE conference: 27 September

Members of the Institute of Road Transport Engineers and others from the ...
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04/09/2018

IAA preview: MAN Truck & Bus

An update on autonomous networked vehicle trials came to the fore at truck ...
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IAA preview - Bosch - 04/09/2018
IAA preview roundup - 04/09/2018
Truck controls of the future - 04/09/2018
Clutches and transmissions - 04/09/2018
Clutches and transmissions - 04/09/2018

Fleet Management
18/09/2018

IRTE conference: 27 September

Members of the Institute of Road Transport Engineers and others from the ...
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04/09/2018

Ensuring compliance for all

O licence compliance offences remain at a high level. The enforcers are ...
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IAA preview - Bosch - 04/09/2018
IAA preview roundup - 04/09/2018
Want to be a transport manager - 03/08/2018
Profile of Lucketts coaches - 03/08/2018
Focus on paraffinic fuels - 03/08/2018

Legislation and Compliance
18/09/2018

IRTE conference: 27 September

Members of the Institute of Road Transport Engineers and others from the ...
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04/09/2018

Enforcement

Too few vehicle examiners at the beck and call of the DVSA has led to ...
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Ensuring compliance for all - 04/09/2018
TE Legal Update - 04/09/2018
Want to be a transport manager - 03/08/2018
Urban trucks & Direct Vision - 03/08/2018
Focus on paraffinic fuels - 03/08/2018

Bus and coach
03/08/2018

After the levy

Employers from all corners of industry have lambasted the apprenticeship ...
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03/08/2018

Profile of Lucketts coaches

Hampshire-based Lucketts Group was the first coach company to be awarded ...
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IRTE Skills Challenge - 02/08/2018
Bus and coach conversions - 04/06/2018
Hybrid bus driveline Tech Talk - 03/06/2018
Electric bus switch - 08/05/2018
Burning issue - 01/03/2018

Vans and LCVs
03/08/2018

Schmitz’s slimmer self

Weight reduction has become something of a mantra at European trailer ...
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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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Dipstick eye-view - 08/05/2018
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

Workshop
03/08/2018

Urban trucks & Direct Vision

TfL has softened its original hard line on its Direct Vision Standard ...
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03/08/2018

Truck safety systems

Video feeds from vehicle cameras are now being combined with truck data ...
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Wheel alignment - 01/07/2018
Tips for MOT lighting checks - 04/06/2018
Gas safe? - 08/05/2018
Double the duty? - 06/04/2018
Vehicle diagnostics as sport - 06/04/2018

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