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50 Years of NEOPLAN Skyliner: Small Coaches, Big in Japan

50 Years of NEOPLAN Skyliner: Small Coaches, Big in Japan

The NEOPLAN Skyliner can lay claim to several superlatives. It was not only the world’s first double-decker coach but also the shortest. In Japan, a 9m-long variant enjoys great success. NEOPLAN Skyliner also delivered to Japan since 1977 Japanese engines installed for ease of maintenance by local workshops World record: […]

Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association conducts much-needed training of SQAS Southern Africa auditors

Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association conducts much-needed training of SQAS Southern Africa auditors

The Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) is currently training a total of 50 SQAS Southern Africa auditors at its head office in Rosebank, Johannesburg, in collaboration with the European Chemical Industry Council (CEFIC). In 1994 the Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association (CAIA) launched the Responsible Care® program in South […]

MAN Truck & Bus at AGRITECHNICA 2017

MAN Truck & Bus at AGRITECHNICA 2017

MAN with its special TGS agricultural truck at the MAN stand in Hall 16 The agricultural sector offers various opportunities for using trucks A variety of transport tasks is arising in agricultural business and for contracted haulers. Thanks to their high payload at a gross train weight of 40 or […]

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Mercedes-Benz Trucks – New from the 3D printer: the first spare part for trucks made of metal

Strong metal version in original part quality for the first time Complex, heat resistant metal structures possible “at the touch of a button” Cost-effective, rapid and flexible production of small batches 3D parts supply for spare parts, special parts, small series and classic vehicles Production of metal parts directly from […]

Automechanika Johannesburg 2017 will strongly feature Trucks, Transport and Logistics

Automechanika Johannesburg 2017 will strongly feature Trucks, Transport and Logistics

New dynamics: Futuroad Expo and Scalex Johannesburg will take place as co-located shows during Automechanika Johannesburg Trucks, vans, buses, the transport and logistics industries, as well as materials handling will feature strongly at Automechanika Johannesburg 2017 which takes place at the Johannesburg Expo Centre, Nasrec, from September 27-30. Serving not […]

FC Porto enjoys the comfort on a double-decker

FC Porto enjoys the comfort on a double-decker

The MAN Bus Modification Center has fitted out the new team bus for the FC Porto soccer team. In the NEOPLAN Skyliner, the talented players and team can not only travel to their matches in comfort but also relax before and after the matches. The MAN Bus Modification Center (BMC) […]

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Looking out for trucks: children learn how to behave around traffic

•    Aim of the campaign: promoting understanding and highlighting dangers •    CharterWay provides support with two Mercedes-Benz Actros models •    116 schoolchildren learn about road safety •    Mercedes-Benz Actros with Active Brake Assist 4 and Sideguard Assist in CharterWay rental fleet Berlin – July 2017 saw the annual “Trucks and […]