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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) […]

Kamogelo Mmutlana, Chief Executive Officer of local supply chain solutions specialist Barloworld Logistics

SA Logistics & Supply Chain Sector Ripe for Disruption

“For the forward thinking, opportunity abounds,” says Barloworld Logistics CEO For many, the term logistics immediately conjures up images of warehouses, trucks and forklifts. Not exactly on a par with Elon Musk’s rockets and hyperloops. Yet the global logistics and supply chain industry is introducing exciting technologies such as self-driving […]

A Sustainability Scorecard can hold businesses accountable and drive innovation

A Sustainability Scorecard can hold businesses accountable and drive innovation

In the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Harvey, climate change and the effects of global warming are once again topping the agenda in both political and business forums. Far from being merely an environmental issue for policy makers and environmentalists to grapple with, endeavouring to minimise climate change though managing […]

Three Trapped In Overturned Truck, Tongaat

Three Trapped In Overturned Truck, Tongaat

Five people were injured, three seriously, following a head on collision involving an Isuzu truck and a Mercedes Benz Sprinter taxi on the R102 near Belverdere in Tongaat this morning. At approximately 04:42 members of Reaction Unit South Africa were called out to the scene by passing motorists reporting the […]

Truck Crashes Into Boundary Wall, Verulam

Truck Crashes Into Boundary Wall, Verulam

Members of Reaction Unit South Africa were called out to a home on Alamanda Drive in Sanna Township – Verulam after receiving a call from a member of public reporting a truck accident yesterday afternoon. Upon arrival a Toyota Dyna truck was found to have collided through the boundary wall […]