Hats off to the passenger & commercial vehicles division of Eqstra Holdings for supporting two schools in Gauteng to address South Africa’s technical skills shortage. Eqstra Flexi Fleet, the commercial vehicle leasing and rental business unit, has adopted Pretoria Technical
Congratulations to Manline Energy on winning the inaugural Responsible Care Haulier Award introduced this year by the Chemical and Allied Industries’ Association. The award recognises the best performing haulier signatory that transports Dangerous Goods on behalf of the chemical sector.
This story has nothing to do with trucking but since there has been a lot of interest around the SA National Taxi Council forming its own airline, we thought our readers might like to see a few photographs of the
Isn’t this a beauty. A friend, Chris Barnard, sent in this pic of a pimped Peterbilt which made everyone in the office drool with envy. Take a look at the ‘˜before’ picture in the top right corner and then compare
This has got to be one of the most ingeniously constructed RDP houses ever seen in this country. It was sent to me by our good friend in Zambia, Alan McNab, who reckons it’s no wonder we need GPS in
You’ve got to hand it to South Africans , when disaster strikes, everyone climbs in to help clean up the mess. Take this truck which lost part of its load of cool-drinks in Pretoria. A good friend of FleetWatch and
South Africa stand proud. Two of our major fleet management and vehicle tracking companies have been pipped by an international research group to emerge among the world leaders in a shake out in the global telematics industry. ABI Research, operating
Good news for truckers servicing the Cape Town Container Terminal is that Transnet Port Terminals has officially opened its new truck entrance and staging area valued at R12 million. This is a significant milestone to the industry and port users.
Congratulations to Abrie de Swardt, marketing director for Imperial Logistics, who has received the Green Supply Chain Industry Leadership Award 2011. The nomination was due to his far reaching work on bringing green to the supply chain both within Imperial
The recent delivery of 60 Freightliners to Pietermaritzburgbased Willowton Logistics, now makes it one of the largest Freightliner fleets in South Africa. Willowton’s latest acquisition brings to125 the number of its long haul Freightliner Argosy trucks which operate throughout South