IRTE News

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.

Fleet Engineer of the Year awards now open

13th Jun 2018

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The IRTE Fleet Engineer of the Year awards are now accepting entries. This free-to-enter scheme, now in its third year, recognises excellence in fleet engineering across road transport fields, including HGVs, buses, coaches and trailers.

IRTE round table event to address key industry topics at CV Show 2018

24th 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.

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.