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MiWay launches Environmental Transport Liability product

MiWay launches Environmental Transport Liability product

MiWay has launched a specialised product to cover the spillage risk inherent in the transport of dangerous goods, including environmental damage as a result of a riot or strike. The company’s Environmental Transport Liability is specifically designed to cover the environmental impairment risks of transporting dangerous products following a release […]

UD Trucks believes that connectivity through telematics will play an increasingly important role in the ever-changing transport environment

Guidelines regarding Freight Lockdown

What are “essential goods and services?” Guidelines to Freight Logistics operations under the conditions of the Government Notice issued by the Minister of Corporate Governance and Traditional Affairs on 25 March 2020. At all times it is prudent to read this simplified document with the Notice as published by the […]

Tips for maintaining heavy machinery

Tips for maintaining heavy machinery

Any construction company owner knows that maintaining their machinery is tantamount to the success of their project. Your machinery has to be in good working order so that you can complete the project on time, otherwise, you will lose clients and your income. But sometimes, you might not be sure […]

M7 currently closed due to a multi-vehicle collision

M7 currently closed due to a multi-vehicle collision

M7 currently closed due to a multi-vehicle collision. ALS Paramedics are currently on the scene to assist the patience. Local authorities are also on the scene of the collisions for assistance. M7 currently closed due to a multi-vehicle collision https://t.co/xBoruYLl4k#ArriveAlive #Collision @AlsParamedics pic.twitter.com/ElI9EPAEEV – Arrive Alive (@_ArriveAlive) April 9, 2024

Two trucks were involved in a crash on the Van Reenen Pass

Two trucks were involved in a crash on the Van Reenen Pass

Wet weather, poor visibility and a crash on Van Reenen Pass are contributing to congestion and delays on the N3 Toll Route between Cedara in KwaZulu-Natal and Heidelberg in Gauteng this afternoon. Two trucks are involved in the crash on Van Reenen Pass. Both northbound lanes (towards Johannesburg) are obstructed […]

Strain still evident in the logistics sector during February 2024

Strain still evident in the logistics sector during February 2024

After declining abruptly in January, the Ctrack Transport and Freight Index (Ctrack TFI) subsided further in February to an index level of 118.6, a drop of 0.8% compared to January’s level of 119.6 and the lowest since February 2023. Although the pace of decline has subsided compared to January, the […]

Service delivery protest action in Gqeberha

Service delivery protest action in Gqeberha

Service delivery protest actions this morning resulted in the torching of a truck on the R75 opposite Bayland in Gqeberha. The protests started at about 06:00 when protesters from Bayland blocked both sides of the R75 with burning rubble and tyres. The cab and main trailer was destroyed while the […]

Truck hijacking reported in Canelands

Truck hijacking reported in Canelands

Public assistance is required to locate the white Fuso water tanker with registration KC61BN-GP. The vehicle was hijacked a short while ago (Thursday) from New Glasgow Road in Canelands – KZN. According to the driver, he was in the process of filling water in the tanker that was expected to […]

Volvo Trucks South Africa Appoints New Sales Director

Volvo Trucks South Africa Appoints New Sales Director

Volvo Trucks South Africa has announced the appointment of Anders Friberg as the company’s new Director of New Truck Sales. Effective 1 April 2024, Friberg will be based at the Volvo Group Southern Africa headquarters in Johannesburg. With extensive experience across the commercial vehicle industry and various international brands, Friberg […]