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IRTE round table event at CV Show

17th Apr 2018

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Some of the biggest names in road transport will be represented at the IRTE round table event at the CV Show 2018.

Limited places left for SocEnv webinars

21st Feb 2018

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Beginning this February, SocEnv will be holding a series of webinars for aspiring Chartered Environmentalists (CEnv).

Supercapacitor alternative to battery power

5th Mar 2018

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Researchers at the universities of Surrey and Bristol say they have proved that polymer materials have better storage properties than the lithium ion batteries currently on the market and could be used to help power electric vehicles.

IRTE Conference 2017

TC Nick Denton to offer advice on staying compliant

25th Aug 2017

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We are pleased to announce that the Traffic Commissioner for the West Midlands Nick Denton will be speaking in the legal stream at the IRTE Conference on Thursday 28th September at Chesford Grange, Kenilworth.

Cleaner vehicles: Which is the best way to go?

14th Mar 2018

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BAE Systems, back to sponsor the IRTE Skills Challenge for a second year, is pledging its future to the industry by diversifying its offering away from diesel.

Technicians pivotal to any maintenance organisation

7th Mar 2018

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Technicians will always be a ‘pivotal point’ within any maintenance organisation and the complexity of modern vehicles will mean the need for highly skilled technicians will continue to grow, says Allison Transmission UK & ROI OEM Account Manager, Ashley Brooks.

Manufacturing output shows positive signs

5th Mar 2018

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British manufacturing growth expectations are positive despite an eight-month recorded low in February, as new orders and hiring are predicted to accelerate production in the coming months.

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Newly elected IPlantE council members

8th Aug 2017

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The SOE AGM took place at the SOE head office in London and featured new President Howard Seymour's inauguration. Howard gave a Presidential address to mark the beginning of his time in office and gave a detailed brief of his intended strategy. The AGM also served to introduce the other eight elected board members.

Organisation fined after worker left paralysed

5th Mar 2018

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Birmingham firm Mercian Recycling Limited has been fined £80,000 after a 24-year-old man became trapped in machinery.

Newly elected BES council members

7th Aug 2017

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The SOE AGM took place at the SOE head office in London and featured new President Howard Seymour's inauguration. Howard gave a Presidential address to mark the beginning of his time in office and gave a detailed brief of his intended strategy. The AGM also served to introduce the other eight elected board members.

SOE at the CV Show 2017

20th Feb 2017

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Improved coverage for all SOE sectors at this year's show - - find out more and get involved!

CV Show 2016 sees significant growth

21st Jun 2016

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Visitor numbers to the CV Show saw another significant increase for the 2016 event, with close to 21,000 attendees from across the road transport, fleet and logistics industries flocking to the NEC in Birmingham for the biggest show of its kind in the UK.