Transport News from around the Web

July 23, 2021

SAAFF Summit tackles the biggest supply chain challenge ever seen: the Covid-19 Vaccine Delivery

Around the globe, the Covid-19 pandemic continues to leave havoc in its wake, causing unprecedented disruption, destroying millions of lives and shattering societies. Healthcare facilities are […]
July 22, 2021

Engen’s footprint flourishing as company targets ambitious growth in Botswana

Engen continues to expand in Botswana and so spread its unique retail fuel and convenience customer experience across the country, with five new Engen Service Stations […]
July 22, 2021

Three clients saw 30 000 deliveries cancelled, delayed due to looting – Netstar

Data released by telematics company Netstar has revealed the massive impact the widespread protests and looting seen earlier this month have had on the trucking industry’s […]
July 22, 2021

FAW Trucks expands popular 8.140FL offering with the addition of an automatic transmission

FAW Trucks prides itself on paying attention to what its customers require. It is in response to a strong demand for a value-for-money automatic offering in […]
July 21, 2021

New Data Reveals Impact of Looting on Delivery to SA Consumers

New data released by Netstar has revealed the massive impact the protests and looting of last week have had on the trucking industry’s ability to deliver […]
July 21, 2021

UIC welcomes necessary modal shift to mitigate climate change

UIC, the worldwide railway organisation, welcomes the adoption on 14 July 2021 of the EU “Fit for 55” plan and is calling for an accelerated move […]
July 20, 2021

Road crash with serious injuries in Longmeadow

Paramedics from Emer-G-Med responded to Modderfontein Road and Brunton circle for a serious collision. One patient was treated and transported under critical condition by F03 and […]
July 20, 2021

Osborn unifies under new Astec Industries brand

Global manufacturer of specialised equipment for asphalt road building, aggregate processing and concrete production Osborn Engineered Products has unified under the new Astec industries brand. “We […]
July 20, 2021

#ThankYouTrucker Appreciates Truck Drivers in Chaotic Times

What would our life be like without truck drivers? The past week of unrest and riots mainly in KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng, have shown us what this […]
July 19, 2021

Partnership estabished to improve Freight Transport

To collaborate on freight to improve its efficiencies and continue the vital flow of goods throughout the country and the African continent, a partnership between the […]
July 19, 2021

Gauteng, freight industry associations partner to improve efficiencies in the sector 

The Gauteng Department of Roads and Transport and freight industry associations have established a partnership to improve efficiencies in the logistics and freight sector. The partnership is championed […]
July 19, 2021

How The Container Industry Has Changed Due To Covid

We rarely think of the journey our favourite items take before they reach us. That was until the ripples of the Covid pandemic threatened to hinder […]