Driver’s Voice

Nov

Our drivers are dynamite

2010-11-01 19:44
 Elliot Tau and Kobus Fourie unload packages as part of the competition challenge, which is structured to be as close to on-the-job reality as possible.

TNT’s Pick-Up & Delivery (PUD) drivers from around the world gathered recently to participate in the company’s fourth annual global “Drive Me Challenge’ at a former Dutch military airfield in the Netherlands. This year for the first time, TNT’s South

Nov

A league Extraordinaire

2010-11-01 19:44
Bert Koning took an impressive 13th place out of 21 finalists... from an initial entry pool of 8000 drivers!

As the world’s top-selling truck manufacturer, Mercedes-Benz is well-positioned to bring together a group of men who are representative of the best-of-the-best in the global truck-driving community. For the last eight years, Daimler FleetBoard, the proprietary Fleet Management solution for

Nov

Fuelling the road to glory

2010-11-01 19:44
Rebeccah Mangwane walked away with the first prize in the fire drill test at the Engen Driver of the Year Awards. Mangwane also won a special award for being the first woman finalist in the FormulaE programme.

In-house Driver of the Year competitions, or ‘˜DOTYs’ as they are commonly called, are gaining momentum in South Africa with an increasing number of transport-related operations promoting skills development and corporate citizenship through the positive motivation of their drivers.Engen is

Nov

Promoting the power of knowledge

2010-11-01 19:44
Oranjerivier Tenkers... have a vision to be the best bulk tanker specialist in the wine/pulp product market.

With a vision to be the best bulk tanker transport specialist in the wine product and pulped product market, Oranjerivier Tenkers (OrangeRiver Tankers) is committed to promoting professionalism and accountability, quality service, safety and reliability, transparency, openness, justness and fairness.

Aug

Truckers – always there to help

2010-08-12 15:45

As I watched the unfolding of events around the earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan, I thought not only of the thousands of people whose lives were lost but also ahead to the aftermath of it all when rebuilding will

Aug

SA Drivers are going for gold

2010-08-02 13:23
Going for gold! Bert Koning who, we are proud to say, was FleetWatch’s on-the-road driver correspondent before taking up full-time employment with Timber 24 some years ago.

The World Cup is not yet over. Two South African truck drivers who pitted their skills against 8 000 participants in an international driving competion have qualified for the finals of the Fleetboard Drivers’˜ League due to be held in