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HYPEd up! Enhanced version of popular truck launched   

FUSO Trucks a brand of Daimler Trucks & Buses Southern Africa, has announced the FJ26-280C HYP, an addition to its popular FJ range. A variant...

5 top benefits of ERP in manufacturing

THE extension of lockdown restrictions weighed heavily on production in Africa’s manufacturing industries at the start of 2021, causing many to lose momentum. At the...

Dawn of the food delivery robots

IF you’re impressed by delivery services like Uber Eats and Checkers Sixty60, wait until a robot arrives at your door with your food or...

Transformation and inclusivity vital for the transport industry

BRINGING more female commercial drivers into the transport industry makes business, economic and social sense. The industry is willing and eager to transform. To...

Telematics system now standard with top truck range

HINO-Connect, a full fleet management system, will be installed as a standard fitment on the full range of trucks offered by Hino South Africa...

No quick fix solution to SA logistics industry’s Covid contagion

WHILE there has been a slight uptick in domestic and international cargo traffic in recent weeks, South Africa is struggling to counter the fallout...

How robots are making heavy bag handling safer and more productive

IN the ever-expanding demands of industry, robotics has had to flex and adapt to suit new niches. One such niche is the recent trend...

3D machine vision for automated logistics operations

SICK Automation and Neadvance, a company specialising in computer vision technologies and artificial intelligence solutions, collaborated to engineer what they describe as the ideal...

If toughness is a Criterion, check out these forklifts

RECENTLY launched TCM T5C internal combustion forklift trucks are now available throughout Southern Africa from Criterion Equipment. According to Brenton Kemp, Managing Director of Criterion...

R500k grant the cherry on top for localisation efforts

ISUZU Motors South Africa (IMSAf) recently issued an Enterprise Development grant of close to half a million Rand for the localisation of an extended...

If toughness is a Criterion, check out these forklifts

RECENTLY launched TCM T5C internal combustion forklift trucks are now available throughout Southern Africa from Criterion Equipment. According to Brenton Kemp, Managing Director of Criterion...

Big telematics upgrade for logistics giant

GLOBAL fleet management software provider MiX Telematics has announced an agreement to be the preferred telematics provider for African focused logistics heavyweight Imperial. According to...

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7 000th unit assembled at Coega truck plant

FAW Trucks ended the month of April on a high note when the 7 000th locally assembled vehicle rolled out of its Coega manufacturing plant....

Metals, engineering indaba to tackle SA power supply problems

THE Southern African Metals and Engineering Indaba, which takes place on 24 and 25 May at the IDC Auditorium in Sandton will probe the...

Does extension of COVID loan scheme mean it’s a failure?

By Thakhani Masindi THE National Treasury, the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) and the Banking Association South Africa launched the Loan Guarantee Scheme on 12...

Desalination plant won’t be enough to avert NMB water crisis, chamber warns

ORGANISED business in Nelson Mandela Bay has welcomed the Council’s recent green light for the construction of a seawater desalination plant but warned that...