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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
06/04/2021

Hot air?

Hyundai says that “building a comprehensive hydrogen ecosystem… will lead ...
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06/04/2021

Hydrogen injection

Electric vehicles are viewed by many as the solution to a lot of ...
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Road safety: London and beyond - 06/04/2021
EV safety in the workshop - 03/03/2021
Low riders - 05/02/2021
LSTs - not much longer? - 05/02/2021
Hub inspection and maintenance - 05/02/2021

Fleet Management
06/04/2021

Hot air?

Hyundai says that “building a comprehensive hydrogen ecosystem… will lead ...
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06/04/2021

Hydrogen injection

Electric vehicles are viewed by many as the solution to a lot of ...
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Legal update - April 2021 - 06/04/2021
Safety in depot operations - 06/04/2021
irtec accreditation - 05/02/2021
E-axles for refrigeration - 05/02/2021
Fridge trailers as a service - 05/02/2021

Legislation and Compliance
06/04/2021

Hot air?

Hyundai says that “building a comprehensive hydrogen ecosystem… will lead ...
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06/04/2021

Hydrogen injection

Electric vehicles are viewed by many as the solution to a lot of ...
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Road safety: London and beyond - 06/04/2021
Legal update - April 2021 - 06/04/2021
ATFs earn a solid pass - 06/04/2021
Safety in depot operations - 06/04/2021
EV safety in the workshop - 03/03/2021

Bus and coach
06/04/2021

ATFs earn a solid pass

A government review of the heavy vehicle annual test programme has found ...
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06/04/2021

Safety in depot operations

Bus operators have come up with many ways of keeping the people that work ...
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Skills Challenge- back UPDATED - 03/03/2021
Apprenticeship standard review - 03/03/2021
Skills Challenge: 14-18 June - 11/01/2021
BAE Systems Tech Talk - 08/12/2020
Ride-hailing minibus services - 14/10/2020

Vans and LCVs
08/12/2020

Commercial Vehicle Show

After 26 months, the Commercial Vehicle Show is coming back to the NEC ...
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14/10/2020

Ride-hailing minibus services

Some regular bus routes have been scaled back because of COVID-19. They ...
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Full-electric panel van review - 03/09/2020
SAIC Maxus profile - 03/09/2020
Linked lanes - 05/03/2020
Low Riders - 06/09/2019
Lightweight rigid roundup - 07/03/2019

Workshop
03/03/2021

EV safety in the workshop

Managing the risks of electric shock in heavy vehicle repair starts with ...
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03/03/2021

Oil changes point the way

New standards for engine lubricants are on the way to help operators meet ...
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irtec accreditation - 05/02/2021
How I do diagnostics - 05/02/2021
Legal update: February 2021 - 05/02/2021
Commercial Vehicle Show - 08/12/2020
Trailer lighting - 08/12/2020

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