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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
03/11/2017

Winds of Change

Dr Phil Greening, director of the Centre for Sustainable Road Freight, ...
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03/11/2017

Choices, choices, choices

Speakers from Cenex, Gasrec and the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership ...
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View from the top - 03/11/2017
Fast forward - 03/11/2017
Shortening distance between bi - 01/11/2017
A new short story - 01/11/2017
All together now - 01/11/2017

Fleet Management
13/11/2017

Fuel stock reconciliation

Reconciliation is one of the most useful tools available to fuel operators ...
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03/11/2017

Winds of Change

Dr Phil Greening, director of the Centre for Sustainable Road Freight, ...
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Choices, choices, choices - 03/11/2017
View from the top - 03/11/2017
Trial by fire - 03/11/2017
Better and better - 03/11/2017
Fast forward - 03/11/2017

Legislation and Compliance
03/11/2017

Winds of Change

Dr Phil Greening, director of the Centre for Sustainable Road Freight, ...
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03/11/2017

Choices, choices, choices

Speakers from Cenex, Gasrec and the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership ...
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View from the top - 03/11/2017
The new world of compliance - 03/11/2017
Trial by fire - 03/11/2017
Best of the best - 03/11/2017
The long arm of the law - 03/11/2017

Bus and coach
02/10/2017

Arrived

Now offered to industry, the apprenticeship programme at Arriva London ...
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02/10/2017

The great red bus upgrade

London mayor Sadiq Khan wants the capital’s bus fleets to clean up their ...
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Buses lead the charge - 02/10/2017
Coach & Bus UK show preview - 01/09/2017
IRTE Skills Challenge review - 03/07/2017
Gas and dual-fuel vehicles - 03/07/2017
Happy Days - 07/06/2017

Vans and LCVs
07/06/2017

Pass first time

Truck and LCV initial MOT test failure rates are steadily falling, ...
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07/06/2017

Happy Days

Three preview articles have not captured all of the news from April’s ...
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Away-day double - 05/05/2017
Saving weight - 05/05/2017
Best in show - 04/04/2017
Climate of change - 07/03/2017
Alternative fuels: mainstream? - 07/03/2017

Workshop
13/11/2017

Fuel stock reconciliation

Reconciliation is one of the most useful tools available to fuel operators ...
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02/10/2017

When the cold wind blows

Predicting what the UK's winter weather will throw at us is, at best, ...
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Buses lead the charge - 02/10/2017
Sample sense - 01/09/2017
Dash light: stop or go? - 01/09/2017
Up or down? - 01/09/2017
Fifth wheels and couplings - 03/07/2017

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