Saturday, September 25, 2021

Vehicle maintenance and refurbishment

Keeping your fleet in good working order is one of the essentials of a respectable business. Our suppliers are here to help Maintenance and refurbishment...
Technician loads laptop with vehicle diagnostics

Diagnostics and electronics: Should vehicle workshops be concerned?

routeone speaks with Imperial Engineering’s Gavin Takel about the problems that modern vehicle electronics are posing for workshops and technicians Complex vehicle electronics continue to...
DVSA to accept applications to expand ATF network

DVSA to enable ATF network growth as moratorium ends

DVSA has given the green light to expanding the Authorised Testing Facility (ATF) network under certain circumstances by ending a temporary moratorium on applications...
Knorr-Bremse training

All change for vehicle technicians as complete bus systems set for major transformation

As internal combustion engines are gradually being replaced by battery-powered electric motors, vehicle technicians will need to be trained to keep them maintained. But it...
Imperial Engineering Skills Challenge

Imperial Engineering on-site training eases pressure on coach and bus technicians to keep industry...

The coach and bus sector relies on many different parts to keep it running smoothly. During the pandemic, it has continued to rely on suppliers...
DVSA warns of heavy vehicle testing availability constraints

DVSA warns of heavy vehicle test demand surge later in 2021

DVSA has warned that demand for heavy vehicle test appointments will be "significantly" higher than normal during August, September, October and November. It has...

Engines, transmissions and alternative propulsion

Public transport is undergoing a shift to non-conventional propulsion technology. Our suppliers are there to support that transition. Transport in the United Kingdom is undergoing...
ATFOA responds to the heavy vehicle testing review

Heavy vehicle testing review lacks change ambition: ATFOA

The Authorised Testing Facility Operators Association (ATFOA) has responded to the heavy vehicle testing review that was recently published by the Department for Transport...
Totalkare wash bay lifts at NXWM West Bromwich depot

NXWM takes Totalkare G8AC purpose-built wash bay lifts

National Express West Midlands (NXWM) has purchased a set of purpose designed Totalkare wash bay vehicle lifts for its West Bromwich depot. The G8AC...

Skills Challenge returns in 2021 with sponsor Shell ready to inspire next generation

The return of the IRTE Skills Challenge this summer means another opportunity for coach and bus technicians and apprentices to demonstrate their talent on the big...

Gas price hike results in temporary surcharge on Yara AdBlue products

President of Yara Industrial Solutions Jorge Noval has today announced that sales of its ammonia (NH3), urea and nitric acid products, used in the...