On 18 May, IRTE and TEXA UK Ltd jointly hosted a webinar on on-road diagnostics.
This edition announces the IRTE Northern Centre Young Engineer of the Year and the first Northern Ireland irtec breakfast meeting.
SOE has approved the CPD of a new CV training course from MWheels, a wheel selection, fitting, maintenance, and compliance specialist.
So what exactly is industry's hang-up with surface preparation? Unfortunately, it's that the process doesn't add any value to the finished component. However, ignoring this important operation is likely to be a very costly decision, if it jeopardises the optimum adhesion conditions required for subsequent coating operations.
Wheel alignment is an often-neglected tool for reducing running costs. Will the introduction of so-called 3D technology change that, asks Richard Simpson.
Equipment and materials for body shops and paint shops don't come cheap – and neither does compliance with the likes of PAS 125. But getting damaged vehicles back on the road fast and fully functioning is what matters, says Steve Banner
This issue looks into low-cost bodywork and bodybuilding, along with temperature-controlled transport.
SOE members keen to influence the Society and the wider engineering community are encouraged to apply for one of the positions on the Trustee Board and PSCs.
Competing at the Skills Challenge, the fast-growing competition for bus and coach technicians, can help vital communication and teamwork skills and set competitors up as future leaders, according to Teng Tools Brand Manager Colin North.
This issue looks at the challenge for producers of on-board weighing systems and Ian Norwell takes a Scania S500 for a drive.