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FAW SA the most improved commercial vehicle brand in 2018 according to the NADA Dealer Satisfaction survey

FAW SA the most improved commercial vehicle brand in 2018 according to the NADA Dealer Satisfaction survey

The release of the annual National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA), Dealer Satisfaction Index (DSI) survey, as conducted by the independent market research firm, Lightstone, has FAW as the most improved commercial vehicle brand for 2018. NADA’s DSI survey results are divided into a number of key focus areas, overall Dealer […]

Consumerisation of the supply chain increases enterprise pressure

Consumerisation of the supply chain increases enterprise pressure

The consumerisation of digital technology has seen a surge in demand for mobile-first logistics solutions placing significant pressure on companies to adopt a digital approach to supply chains. Cassie Lessing, managing director, Strato IT Group, a mobile business solutions provider, says that logistics has rapidly become the backbone of industry […]

Transgroup Logistics says FAW is a perfect fit

Transgroup Logistics says FAW is a perfect fit

Transgroup Logistics, a Black Economic Empowerment company with offices in Durban, Northern Natal and Gauteng, recently took delivery of four FAW 16.240FT truck tractors and one FAW 15.180FL. The company, with a mixed fleet, has also been approved for the purchase of a further eight FAW’s: five FAW 33.420FTs. All […]

Everything you need your dump truck to have

Everything you need your dump truck to have

The mining and construction business can be a busy and dangerous one. The last thing you need is your construction equipment failing or not being adequate enough to do the job. There’s not much you can do without construction equipment on a jobsite. And the need for a dump truck […]

HAVAL is on the Move!

HAVAL is on the Move!

The eagle-eyed and inquisitive might have noticed a flurry of activity around  Haval and GWM’s massive parts warehouse in Durban – what with loaded trucks leaving the premises, signaling “good-bye” to this facility. A facility that has done sterling duty for over a decade. And – before we go any […]

Transportation most worried about business interruption

Transportation most worried about business interruption

Business interruption is the biggest concern in transportation Cyber incidents and natural catastrophes are new emerging risks for the sector Theft, fraud, corruption moved up to second place Changes in legislation and regulation declined as a risk. Johannesburg – April 5, 2018 – The Allianz Risk Barometer 2018 reveals that […]

Offroad & Traction – successful pilot training for the tipper truck sector with MAN ProfiDrive®

Offroad & Traction – successful pilot training for the tipper truck sector with MAN ProfiDrive®

Customised special training for users of all-terrain MAN vehicles Training cooperation with experts from Meiller-Kipper MAN ProfiDrive® offers targeted and sector-specific vocational and advanced training for professional drivers MAN ProfiDrive® focuses on added value through practical skills and customer proximityWith its first “Offroad & Traction” training course, MAN ProfiDrive® has […]

Mahindra South Africa unveils the “Mahindra Earthmaster” Backhoe Loader at the bauma CONEXPO AFRICA 2018

Mahindra South Africa unveils the “Mahindra Earthmaster” Backhoe Loader at the bauma CONEXPO AFRICA 2018

Mahindra Construction Equipment: Mahindra South Africa, today unveiled the Mahindra EarthMaster Backhoe Loader. The Backhoe loader is powered by Turbocharged Intercooled, Mahindra DITEC Diesel Engine which develops 79.89 Ps (80 HP). Mahindra EarthMaster 4WD is a substantially faster machine loaded with features that lead to far greater productivity. Banana Boom […]