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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
08/11/2016

Cutting carbon

Transport’s impact on air quality, particularly in city centres, has risen ...
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08/11/2016

Refreshed engineering

‘Euro 7’ is likely to focus on CO2, but also further driving down NOx and ...
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Saving the planet - 08/11/2016
Getting it right - 08/11/2016
Wind and weight - 08/11/2016
Getting technical - 08/11/2016
Low-entry revolution - 03/11/2016

Environment
08/11/2016

Cutting carbon

Transport’s impact on air quality, particularly in city centres, has risen ...
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08/11/2016

Refreshed engineering

‘Euro 7’ is likely to focus on CO2, but also further driving down NOx and ...
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Saving the planet - 08/11/2016
Getting it right - 08/11/2016
Friendly face - 08/11/2016
Wind and weight - 08/11/2016
Getting technical - 08/11/2016

Fleet Management
08/11/2016

Tell it like it is

Two enforcers, one defender, with news on O-Licence reforms, DVSA’s future ...
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08/11/2016

Cutting carbon

Transport’s impact on air quality, particularly in city centres, has risen ...
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Refreshed engineering - 08/11/2016
Sharing the space - 08/11/2016
Fuelling benefits - 08/11/2016
Saving the planet - 08/11/2016
Getting it right - 08/11/2016

Health & Safety
08/11/2016

Tell it like it is

Two enforcers, one defender, with news on O-Licence reforms, DVSA’s future ...
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08/11/2016

Sharing the space

How have FORS and CLOCS affected UK truck operators – and not just those ...
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Fuelling benefits - 08/11/2016
Getting technical - 08/11/2016
Winter woes - 03/11/2016
Who’s in charge of truck safet - 03/11/2016
Safe not sorry - 03/11/2016

Legislation and Compliance
08/11/2016

Tell it like it is

Two enforcers, one defender, with news on O-Licence reforms, DVSA’s future ...
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08/11/2016

Cutting carbon

Transport’s impact on air quality, particularly in city centres, has risen ...
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Refreshed engineering - 08/11/2016
Sharing the space - 08/11/2016
Saving the planet - 08/11/2016
Getting it right - 08/11/2016
Welcome from SOE - 08/11/2016

On-Vehicle Equipment
08/11/2016

Sharing the space

How have FORS and CLOCS affected UK truck operators – and not just those ...
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08/11/2016

Getting technical

The IRTE conference afternoon technology sessions covered braking and ...
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Low-entry revolution - 03/11/2016
Clean sweep - 03/11/2016
Winter woes - 03/11/2016
Future technology now - 05/10/2016
Payload penalty - 05/10/2016

People
03/11/2016

People news October 2016

Volker Mornhinweg, executive vice president of Mercedes-Benz Vans, has ...
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05/10/2016

People news for September 2016

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles has appointed Hans Rutlin head of customer ...
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People news August 2016 - 07/09/2016
Top technicians - 04/08/2016
People news for August 2016 - 04/08/2016
People news July 2016 - 06/07/2016
People news for June 2016 - 07/06/2016

Training
08/11/2016

Tell it like it is

Two enforcers, one defender, with news on O-Licence reforms, DVSA’s future ...
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08/11/2016

Saving the planet

It’s not just about environmental preservation, but good old-fashioned ...
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Getting it right - 08/11/2016
Welcome from SOE - 08/11/2016
Who’s in charge of truck safet - 03/11/2016
Lane discipline - 07/09/2016
Top technicians - 04/08/2016

Vehicle
08/11/2016

Cutting carbon

Transport’s impact on air quality, particularly in city centres, has risen ...
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08/11/2016

Refreshed engineering

‘Euro 7’ is likely to focus on CO2, but also further driving down NOx and ...
» Read More

Sharing the space - 08/11/2016
Saving the planet - 08/11/2016
Getting it right - 08/11/2016
Wind and weight - 08/11/2016
Low-entry revolution - 03/11/2016

Vehicle Parts
08/11/2016

Refreshed engineering

‘Euro 7’ is likely to focus on CO2, but also further driving down NOx and ...
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08/11/2016

Fuelling benefits

Devoting management time and resources to big-ticket items such as diesel ...
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Getting technical - 08/11/2016
Concept to reality - 03/11/2016
Future technology now - 05/10/2016
Riding the range - 05/10/2016
Productivity push - 05/10/2016

Workshop
08/11/2016

Getting it right

From the IRTE’s irtec and Workshop Accreditation schemes to the ...
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08/11/2016

Welcome from SOE

Welcoming a packed hall of delegates to the 2016 IRTE Conference, SOE ...
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Friendly face - 08/11/2016
Getting technical - 08/11/2016
Winter woes - 03/11/2016
Who’s in charge of truck safet - 03/11/2016
Safe not sorry - 03/11/2016

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