Page 5 - Commercial Vehicle Engineer - November 2018
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NEW TRUCKS GOING TO WASTE
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CONTENTS
16  NEWS
Road safety in the UK is “bumping along the  oor,” according to IAM RoadSmart. Yet truck manufacturers such as Mercedes-Benz and Volvo Group are doing all they can to minimise road casualty  gures.
18  DIESEL ENGINES IN THEIR DEATH THROES?
Far from it, judging by what exhaust emissions experts from around the globe
had to say at a high-power symposium in Sweden last month. David Wilcox reports.
24  TRUCKSCOT SCENE
Trucks in the Transport News spotlight this month include an 8x4 Scania tractor run
by McFadyens Transport of Campbeltown; and a Daf XF510 from McAdie and Reeve of Orkney.
27  THE TRUCK ADVOCATE
Our learned friend from Transport News offers expert guidance on questions related to  fth-wheel couplings and category C driving licence limitations.
28  PEOPLE AND JOBS
Michael Bolger is the new engineering director at Cheshire-based Cartwright Group. Richard Else has
left McLaren Automotive
to become manufacturing director at Tiger Trailers. Robert Grozdanovski has been appointed Volvo Trucks UK managing director.
Nigel Butler has resigned as Renault Trucks UK commercial director and been succeeded by James Charnock.
PEOPLE AND JOBS
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