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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
03/03/2015

Get a grip

Managing hefty trucks on snow and ice requires techniques many UK fleets ...
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03/03/2015

CV Show 2015

New names, products and services in transport – the CV Show 2015 promises ...
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Carbon dating - 03/03/2015
Selling efficient space - 03/03/2015
Stiff competition - 03/03/2015
Braking with tradition - 03/03/2015
Safer lorries - 03/03/2015

Environment
03/03/2015

Carbon dating

Is the European Commission’s VECTO project the best way to help drive down ...
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03/03/2015

Selling efficient space

Enlightened trailer builders and operators are looking for enhancements ...
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Stiff competition - 03/03/2015
Safer lorries - 03/03/2015
How will transport react - 03/02/2015
Keep the noise down - 03/02/2015
Cool solutions - 03/02/2015

Fleet Management
03/03/2015

Get a grip

Managing hefty trucks on snow and ice requires techniques many UK fleets ...
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03/03/2015

Carbon dating

Is the European Commission’s VECTO project the best way to help drive down ...
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Selling efficient space - 03/03/2015
Stiff competition - 03/03/2015
Safer lorries - 03/03/2015
How will transport react - 03/02/2015
Keep the noise down - 03/02/2015

Health & Safety
03/03/2015

CV Show 2015

New names, products and services in transport – the CV Show 2015 promises ...
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03/03/2015

Safer lorries

With the truly horrific consequences of accidents involving heavy trucks ...
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Keep the noise down - 03/02/2015
Pressure group - 03/02/2015
Ahead by a nose - 06/01/2015
Are you ready? - 05/11/2014
Future gazing - 05/11/2014

Legislation and Compliance
03/03/2015

Power to the people at the CV

There are times when the power of the people is greater than that of the ...
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03/03/2015

Get a grip

Managing hefty trucks on snow and ice requires techniques many UK fleets ...
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Stiff competition - 03/03/2015
Safer lorries - 03/03/2015
Safe and sound - 03/02/2015
Self regulation - 03/02/2015
Strategy for improvement - 06/01/2015

On-Vehicle Equipment
03/03/2015

Get a grip

Managing hefty trucks on snow and ice requires techniques many UK fleets ...
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03/03/2015

CV Show 2015

New names, products and services in transport – the CV Show 2015 promises ...
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Keep the noise down - 03/02/2015
Cool solutions - 03/02/2015
Safe and sound - 03/02/2015
Lifting moments - 06/01/2015
Only available in red - 06/01/2015

People
02/02/2015

People news March 2015

Senior traffic commissioner Beverley Bell is to be the next president of ...
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02/02/2015

People February 2015

Millbrook CEO Alex Burns has been appointed to the board of the South East ...
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People news January 2015 - 05/01/2015
People news for December 2014 - 03/12/2014
People news for November 2014 - 04/11/2014
People news for October 2014 - 02/10/2014
People news for September 2014 - 27/08/2014

Training
03/03/2015

Get a grip

Managing hefty trucks on snow and ice requires techniques many UK fleets ...
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03/02/2015

Training trouble

As the government looks to improve apprenticeships by forcing funding to ...
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Self regulation - 03/02/2015
DVSA and irtec - 06/01/2015
Shifting gear - 04/12/2014
Safe Pass - 04/12/2014
Gearing up - 05/11/2014

Vehicle
03/03/2015

Get a grip

Managing hefty trucks on snow and ice requires techniques many UK fleets ...
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03/03/2015

CV Show 2015

New names, products and services in transport – the CV Show 2015 promises ...
» Read More

Selling efficient space - 03/03/2015
Stiff competition - 03/03/2015
Braking with tradition - 03/03/2015
Safer lorries - 03/03/2015
How will transport react - 03/02/2015

Vehicle Parts
03/03/2015

CV Show 2015

New names, products and services in transport – the CV Show 2015 promises ...
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03/03/2015

Carbon dating

Is the European Commission’s VECTO project the best way to help drive down ...
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Stiff competition - 03/03/2015
Braking with tradition - 03/03/2015
Independent revolution - 03/02/2015
Glitz or grit - 03/02/2015
Pressure group - 03/02/2015

Workshop
03/03/2015

CV Show 2015

New names, products and services in transport – the CV Show 2015 promises ...
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04/12/2014

Shifting gear

In this second of our two-part series on automated manual transmissions, ...
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Construction and use - 04/12/2014
Gearing up - 05/11/2014
Blues and twos - 05/11/2014
Are you ready? - 05/11/2014
In or out? - 05/11/2014

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