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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
07/09/2016

Cleaner cold

As London mayor Sadiq Khan focuses relentlessly on vehicle emissions, ...
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07/09/2016

Electric engineering

Operators wanting to run older trucks and buses in London’s upcoming ULEZ ...
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Paradigm shift - 07/09/2016
Turbo technologies - 07/09/2016
Going ultra-low - 07/09/2016
Pressure point - 07/09/2016
The IRTE Conference - 06/09/2016

Environment
07/09/2016

Cleaner cold

As London mayor Sadiq Khan focuses relentlessly on vehicle emissions, ...
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07/09/2016

Electric engineering

Operators wanting to run older trucks and buses in London’s upcoming ULEZ ...
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Turbo technologies - 07/09/2016
Going ultra-low - 07/09/2016
The IRTE Conference - 06/09/2016
26-tonne electric - 05/09/2016
Electric heavyweight - 04/08/2016

Fleet Management
07/09/2016

Cleaner cold

As London mayor Sadiq Khan focuses relentlessly on vehicle emissions, ...
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07/09/2016

Paradigm shift

Quietly and without fanfare, transmission designers are making significant ...
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Going ultra-low - 07/09/2016
Lane discipline - 07/09/2016
Legal update - 07/09/2016
The IRTE Conference - 06/09/2016
26-tonne electric - 05/09/2016

Health & Safety
04/08/2016

See, think, act

Developments at ZF TRW and Wabco look set to take safety technology – and ...
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06/07/2016

Safe and professional

With the launch of its new guide to mobile off-site working, IRTE has ...
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Safe and sound - 06/07/2016
Lovely couple - 06/07/2016
Rubber assets - 07/06/2016
Targeting non-compliance - 07/06/2016
CLOCS ticking - 10/05/2016

Legislation and Compliance
07/09/2016

Cleaner cold

As London mayor Sadiq Khan focuses relentlessly on vehicle emissions, ...
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07/09/2016

Going ultra-low

As Millbrook gears up for this year’s premier international low-carbon ...
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Legal update - 07/09/2016
The IRTE Conference - 06/09/2016
26-tonne electric - 05/09/2016
First Brexit, now that fine - 04/08/2016
Carbon copy - 04/08/2016

On-Vehicle Equipment
07/09/2016

Cleaner cold

As London mayor Sadiq Khan focuses relentlessly on vehicle emissions, ...
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04/08/2016

See, think, act

Developments at ZF TRW and Wabco look set to take safety technology – and ...
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New realities - 04/08/2016
The informers - 04/08/2016
Emissions test - 04/08/2016
Whatever you want - 06/07/2016
Cool curtains - 06/07/2016

People
07/09/2016

People news August 2016

Vacu-Lug employee Jason Humphries has achieved a ‘distinction’ in the City ...
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04/08/2016

Top technicians

This year’s IRTE Skills challenge – which seeks to find the best of the ...
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People news for August 2016 - 04/08/2016
People news July 2016 - 06/07/2016
People news for June 2016 - 07/06/2016
People news for May 2016 - 10/05/2016
People news April 2016 - 05/04/2016

Training
07/09/2016

Lane discipline

Selecting workshop equipment, services and training to maximise ...
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04/08/2016

Top technicians

This year’s IRTE Skills challenge – which seeks to find the best of the ...
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Van with a plan - 04/08/2016
Windows on workshops - 04/08/2016
Legal update - 04/08/2016
Safe and professional - 06/07/2016
Joined up thinking - 06/07/2016

Vehicle
07/09/2016

Cleaner cold

As London mayor Sadiq Khan focuses relentlessly on vehicle emissions, ...
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07/09/2016

Electric engineering

Operators wanting to run older trucks and buses in London’s upcoming ULEZ ...
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Turbo technologies - 07/09/2016
Going ultra-low - 07/09/2016
Pressure point - 07/09/2016
The IRTE Conference - 06/09/2016
26-tonne electric - 05/09/2016

Vehicle Parts
07/09/2016

Electric engineering

Operators wanting to run older trucks and buses in London’s upcoming ULEZ ...
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07/09/2016

Paradigm shift

Quietly and without fanfare, transmission designers are making significant ...
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Turbo technologies - 07/09/2016
Liquid gold - 05/09/2016
See, think, act - 04/08/2016
Emissions test - 04/08/2016
Spoilt for choice - 06/07/2016

Workshop
07/09/2016

Lane discipline

Selecting workshop equipment, services and training to maximise ...
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05/09/2016

Liquid gold

Synthetic fluids, manufactured by chemically reformulating a range of ...
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Van with a plan - 04/08/2016
Windows on workshops - 04/08/2016
Safe and professional - 06/07/2016
Expensive business? - 06/07/2016
Rubber assets - 07/06/2016

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