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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
02/01/2018

Artificial assistance

Computer systems can listen in to data streams generated by a truck’s ...
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02/01/2018

Raising expectations

Connectivity, autonomy and innovative electronic technologies are changing ...
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The forgotten linkage - 02/01/2018
Tech talk - 02/01/2018
Rescue me - 02/01/2018
VW gets heavy - 06/12/2017
A slippery business - 06/12/2017

Fleet Management
02/01/2018

Out of our hands

The upheaval and uncertainty in the UK economy caused by 2016’s decision ...
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02/01/2018

Rescue me

Stationary for most of their working lives, then suddenly driven hard for ...
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Electronic age - 02/01/2018
Legal update - 02/01/2018
TPMS safety implications - 19/12/2017
The ADR champions - 06/12/2017
VW gets heavy - 06/12/2017

Legislation and Compliance
02/01/2018

Tech talk

In the first of a new series of technical articles, Will Dalrymple speaks ...
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02/01/2018

Rescue me

Stationary for most of their working lives, then suddenly driven hard for ...
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Electronic age - 02/01/2018
Legal update - 02/01/2018
The ADR champions - 06/12/2017
The ‘foreign scourge’ - 06/12/2017
A slippery business - 06/12/2017

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
01/01/2018

In the vanguard

Vans were at the centre of the ACEA’s ‘Powertrain options for commercial ...
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06/12/2017

Off the rack

Once described as niche, the market for quick-turnaround, ready-made ...
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Well crafted - 06/12/2017
Pass first time - 07/06/2017
Happy Days - 07/06/2017
Away-day double - 05/05/2017
Saving weight - 05/05/2017

Workshop
02/01/2018

Artificial assistance

Computer systems can listen in to data streams generated by a truck’s ...
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02/01/2018

Raising expectations

Connectivity, autonomy and innovative electronic technologies are changing ...
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Fuel stock reconciliation - 13/11/2017
When the cold wind blows - 02/10/2017
Buses lead the charge - 02/10/2017
Sample sense - 01/09/2017
Dash light: stop or go? - 01/09/2017

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