Thursday, December 3, 2020
Technical Insight Prop Shafts

Technical insight: The importance of prop shafts

Imperial Engineering shares a list of routine prop shaft checks to help you keep this vital component of the drivetrain good condition Prop shafts, often...

VAB Berlin system aims to revolutionise bus depot management

With electrification, vehicle connectivity and an increasing reliance on cloud-based platforms for staff scheduling, engineering management and KPI delivery, data is king in the...

First Bus engineering transformation focuses on utilisation

Slowly but increasingly surely, major change continues to come to First Bus operations as it pushes on with its transformation programme. That process is...

Alliance Transport Technologies launches new website

Aftersales specialist Alliance Transport Technologies has launched a new website after what it says has been “months of planning.” The site is designed to...

Prohibition clearance procedure changes announced by DVSA

Changes will be made to the clearance method for some vehicle roadworthiness prohibition notices from 28 September, DVSA has announced. The new approach will...

Heavy vehicle testing review by DfT and DVSA gets underway

A review of heavy vehicle testing has commenced, with Department for Transport (DfT) and DVSA officials having already met with stakeholders. Baroness Vere first confirmed...

Get the most out of your Gardner Denver Hydrovane compressor

PSV parts distributor, Imperial Engineering, gives advice on how to increase service life and reduce operating costs of Hydrovane compressors Compared to a conventional diesel...

IMI to undertake review of coach and bus National Occupational Standards

The Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) is calling on coach and bus employers, training providers, trade/professional associations and relevant stakeholders to participate in...

UK bus fleets switch to Allison xFE transmissions, mid-lifecycle

Several UK bus fleets have placed Allison Transmission xFE upgrade orders this year. They include Go Ahead London, Metroline, Tower Transit, Go North East...

The importance of regular air dryer filter cartridge changes

Imperial Engineering offers advice on the importance of regular air dryer filter cartridge changes Although a humble service part, air dryer filter cartridges play an...

TotalKare launches new brake test savings calculator

The decision to bring brake testing in-house is an important one, and businesses have to weigh up the cost of the equipment against the...