IRTE & TEXA on-road diagnostics webinar

On 18 May, IRTE and TEXA UK Ltd jointly hosted a webinar on on-road diagnostics.

SOE News May/Jun 19

This edition announces the IRTE Northern Centre Young Engineer of the Year and the first Northern Ireland irtec breakfast meeting.

SOE CPD-approves new CV wheel training course

SOE has approved the CPD of a new CV training course from MWheels, a wheel selection, fitting, maintenance, and compliance specialist.

Surface Preparation - It's a blast!

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: Seeing all the angles

Wheel alignment is an often-neglected tool for reducing running costs. Will the introduction of so-called 3D technology change that, asks Richard Simpson.

Faster, better, cleaner

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

Transport Engineer Feb 19

This issue looks into low-cost bodywork and bodybuilding, along with temperature-controlled transport.

We invite you to stand for SOE elections 2019

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.

Skills Challenge creating leaders of the future

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.

Transport Engineer Nov 17

This issue looks at the challenge for producers of on-board weighing systems and Ian Norwell takes a Scania S500 for a drive.

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