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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
06/04/2018

The alternative to platooning

Might there be a better way to cut road freight emissions and reduce ...
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06/04/2018

Semi-trailer slipstreaming

Radical designs of trailers are racking up big gains in fuel consumption ...
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Double the duty? - 06/04/2018
Fuso goes down Electric Avenue - 06/04/2018
Future truck power - 06/04/2018
How low can you go? - 06/04/2018
Scania XT winter test drive - 06/04/2018

Fleet Management
06/04/2018

Free-wheeling

Can fuel-economy truck tyres really offer operators something for nothing? ...
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06/04/2018

Future truck power

The drive to deliver low carbon vehicle powertrains has mobilised an army ...
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Scania XT winter test drive - 06/04/2018
Wish you were there - 05/04/2018
'Pet regs' tractors - 01/03/2018
Challenging times - 01/03/2018
Legal update - 01/03/2018

Legislation and Compliance
06/04/2018

The alternative to platooning

Might there be a better way to cut road freight emissions and reduce ...
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06/04/2018

Future truck power

The drive to deliver low carbon vehicle powertrains has mobilised an army ...
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In a fog about Euro 6 - 06/04/2018
Legal update - 06/04/2018
Killer tyres? - 01/03/2018
Challenging times - 01/03/2018
Legal update - 01/03/2018

Bus and coach
01/03/2018

Burning issue

Traffic reports of delays caused by lorry fires on the motorway do not ...
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01/03/2018

Challenging times

A roundtable discussion of four engineering directors reveals how bus ...
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Applying low-carbon ideas - 31/01/2018
Arrived - 02/10/2017
The great red bus upgrade - 02/10/2017
Buses lead the charge - 02/10/2017
Coach & Bus UK show preview - 01/09/2017

Vans and LCVs
05/04/2018

CV Show preview

Only a few weeks to go before the commercial vehicle world converges at ...
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01/03/2018

Computer says brake

Although fitted as standard in medium and large trucks, AEBS technology is ...
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Springtime is show time - 01/03/2018
E-axle conversions for vans - 01/02/2018
In the vanguard - 01/01/2018
Off the rack - 06/12/2017
Well crafted - 06/12/2017

Workshop
06/04/2018

Double the duty?

The maintenance requirements of lifting deck trailers go far beyond the ...
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06/04/2018

Vehicle diagnostics as sport

Competitions can bring out the best in people, even outside of the more ...
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Legal update - 06/04/2018
Springtime is show time - 01/03/2018
A particular issue - 01/03/2018
Artificial assistance - 02/01/2018
Raising expectations - 02/01/2018

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