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'Blue Light' fleet experience?

17th Jun 2018

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If you work or have worked in the Blue Light sector our Business Development research team would like to speak to you.

SOE Awards now open

15th Jun 2018

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Nominations are now open for the SOE Awards. Split into five categories, each rewarding individuals or groups for exceptional work in the field of operations engineering, the awards are handed out at a prestigious ceremony at the RAC Club in Mayfair, London.

IRTE Scottish Young Engineer of the Year

28th Jun 2018

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Four talented young students took part in the Scottish Young Engineer of the Year contest at Ayrshire College in June.

IRTE: change needed to retain HGV testers for MOTs

26th Jun 2018

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Last week DVSA committed to recruiting additional MOT testers to offset the much-publicised shortfall after pressure from industry groups and operators forced the regulator to act.

Skills Challenge 2018 off to a flying start

5th Jun 2018

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The IRTE Skills Challenge 2018 kicked-off with teams from Abellio, Lothian Buses and Tower Transit entering the competition arena at the S&B Automotive Academy in Bristol.

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.

New tech pledges zero-waste palm oil production

20th Jun 2018

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Engineers at The University of Nottingham Malaysia have developed a process that will limit the harmful waste from the production of palm oil, which is used in many household products and foodstuffs.

Company given heavy fine following safety breaches

14th Jun 2018

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Quainton Logistics & Storage Ltd has been heavily fined after it was found to be putting employees at risk with working conditions well below the required standard.

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.

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.