Conferences and Events

Many new truck models launched at Futuroad Expo

Many new truck models launched at Futuroad Expo

The truck industry in South Africa is certainly optimistic about the future, judging by the launch activity on the opening day of Futuroad, the truck and bus show which is co-located with Automechanika Johannesburg at Expo Centre, Nasrec. Several of the new models were launched by comparative newcomers to the […]

Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association to host Transportation of Dangerous Goods Seminar

Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association to host Transportation of Dangerous Goods Seminar

The Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) is hosting its Transportation of Dangerous Goods Seminar in Johannesburg and Durban on 17 October and 19 October 2017 respectively. The Responsible Care® Transportation of Dangerous Goods Seminar aims to provide participants with hard-hitting and useful information which they can apply directly in […]

Responsible Care® helps grow a profitable, sustainable chemical sector

Responsible Care® helps grow a profitable, sustainable chemical sector

The Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA), the overarching body that represents the chemical and related industries in South Africa, is custodian to a global voluntary initiative. This initiative, Responsible Care®, envisages a profitable, sustainable chemical sector that contributes to the quality of life and the economy through innovation, production […]

The world’s largest service market competition opens – VISTA

The world’s largest service market competition opens – VISTA

On September 4th, the registration opened for the world´s largest service market competition Volvo International Service Training Awards (VISTA)*. More than 18,000 technicians, from the Volvo Trucks and Volvo Buses global dealer network, are estimated to participate. Through teamwork and competence development VISTA aims to attract and maintain skilled technicians. […]

5DT offers insights into the Advanced Trucking Simulator for the South African Market

5DT offers insights into the Advanced Trucking Simulator for the South African Market

5DT (Fifth Dimension Technologies), a training simulator and virtual reality pioneer, unveiled their state-of-the-art advanced trucking simulator at a launch event at its head office in the Persequor Technopark, Pretoria, South Africa. The South African launch comes on the back of an international release at the Mid-America Trucking Show (MATS) […]

African Chemicals Imbizo promotes growth and investment in local chemical sector, says CAIA

African Chemicals Imbizo promotes growth and investment in local chemical sector, says CAIA

The Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) exhibited and participated at the Third African Chemicals Imbizo at the Moses Mabida Stadium in Durban this week. CAIA Executive Director Deidré Penfold congratulated the Durban Chemical Cluster on co-hosting the imbizo and on arranging an informative programme. Penfold said imbizo’s like this […]

CILTSA Offers Fully-funded Professional Training Programme for Women  in Transport and Logistics

CILTSA Offers Fully-funded Professional Training Programme for Women in Transport and Logistics

The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport: South Africa (CILTSA) has secured funding from the Transport Education and Training Authority (TETA) for the training of 30 employed women and is inviting employers to enrol learners for this historic learning opportunity. Successful learners will be awarded the International Certificate in Logistics […]

Women who are active role players in the transport and logistics business sector founded association

Women who are active role players in the transport and logistics business sector founded association

Deputy Transport Minister Sindisiwe Chikunga attended the official launch of The Emerging Truckers Association of South Africa (TASA) in Sandton, Johannesburg. Mainly women who are active role players in the transport and logistics business sector founded the association. The aim of the association is to facilitate transformation and make it […]

Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association to train much-needed auditors to assess safety of transporting hazardous materials

Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association to train much-needed auditors to assess safety of transporting hazardous materials

Transporting dangerous goods, including hazardous chemicals, is associated with specific risks that could cause harm to people, animals, property and the environment in the event of an accident. It is therefore essential for hauliers and logistics service providers to have management systems in place to properly identify and control the […]