Cummins Unveils the Future of Diesel with Low NOx and Low CO2 Emissions Technology During IAA Commercial Vehicles Show
19 October, 2018
Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) introduced innovations that will achieve a
low nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions future and achieve a reduction in
the carbon footprint, today at the IAA Commercial Vehicles Show. The Cummins technology display features a concept emissions control system...
Understanding wheel loader transmission, axle and differential options
19 October, 2018
Wheel loaders today offer a number of options as it relates to powertrain components. While size, horsepower and bucket capacities drive the initial loader
identification/purchase phase, the next level of consideration - where
decisions are made about transmission...
John Deere Reveals Industry’s First Fully Integrated, Mastless Grade Control Motor Graders
31 August, 2018
Road building and site development contractors can now reap the benefits of John Deere SmartGradeTM
in the highly successful G-Series motor grader line. SmartGrade
technology delivers the first-of-its-kind mastless Topcon 3D integrated
grade control as a factory option on new machines...
Automatic fuel saver
22 August, 2018
Why not make the most of the truck's kinetic energy to save fuel?
That's what Scania's new Pulse & Glide functionality does - even on
flat road stretches. Connectivity has changed the conditions for long haulage transport radically.
This electric driverless logging truck can carry up to 16 tons of timber
18 July, 2018
Swedish self-driving truck startup Einride is out with another
eye-catching prototype. Much like the company's first autonomous
offering, the new T-Log is all-electric and completely driverless, and
it completely lacks a front cab for human drivers.
Transportation Components’ Duroline and Eren friction material
10 July, 2018
South Africa's heavy vehicle transportation sector is a
highly competitive industry, and those involved in it are constantly looking
for ways in which to save costs.
Most transport companies understand that investing in a top-quality
heavy transportation truck and trailer.
New braking technology a life saver
22 June, 2018
The Australian Government's decision to mandate stability control
technology for a range of new trucks and trailers will save 126 lives
and prevent 1,101 serious injuries in the coming years, the Chair of the
Australian Trucking Association, Geoff Crouch, said.
Zoom Up / High-tech solutions tried for forestry labor needs
20 June, 2018
Carrying a pile of timber about 4 meters long, a transport vehicle
proceeded slowly but smoothly down a roughly 3-meter-wide path in the
woods of Tanba, Hyogo Prefecture. There was no one at the wheel. The unmanned cart - specially designed to transport lumber from thinned forests.
An entrepreneur making her mark on the forestry sector
19 June, 2018
Lilian Ndhlovu, owner of Mirian and Lilian Transport PTY LTD, is an
entrepreneur who owns and operates a forestry contractor business in
Mpumalanga's White River/Nelspruit area and is beginning to make her
mark on the industry.
Transportation Components: safe, reliable and consistent supply - OEM aftermarket parts make more ‘cents’ on the road
12 June, 2018
transportation sector is the veritable lifeblood of South Africa's economy,
with goods transported daily by thousands of trucking fleets on the country's
roads. It is therefore the reliability and safety of these heavy transport
vehicles upon which our nation's future...