Category: Auto

What is a Smart Motorway?

Posted on: May 21, 2022

The term ‘Smart Motorway’ is used to describe a road that is controlled electronically. The new technology does not have a permanent hard shoulder and can be opened or closed to traffic based on the needs of the situation. For instance, if a vehicle is breaking down, a smart motorway…

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Tips For Safe Driving

Posted on: July 27, 2021

Tips for safe driving include avoiding distractions, slowing down when appropriate, following the rules of the road, being alert, and being courteous to other drivers on the road. Distractions can include using a phone or other electronic device while driving, talking on the phone, using the stereo or other car…

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Tips For People Who Drive for a Living

Posted on: June 29, 2021

When it comes to tips for people who drive for a living, there are some things that you will want to keep in mind. If you are someone who has a job driving, you are going to want to make sure that you are using your car properly. You are…

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What You Should Know About Car Maintenance

Posted on: May 5, 2021

Car maintenance or service is a short series of scheduled maintenance processes carried out regularly, usually after the car has gone some distance or been on a long trip. It includes all tests, checks, replacements and overhauls carried out to ensure that the car as a whole is in top…

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What is Involved in Highway Maintenance?

Posted on: February 19, 2021

When a section of highway is undergoing maintenance or repair, the first step involved is to prepare the area requiring maintenance or repair and then to mark or warn the drivers regarding any changes that will affect the right of way. Once this has been completed the next step involves…

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Tips to keep your van secure

Posted on: June 30, 2020

Most van owners use their vehicles for business purposes. That means that there is often a lot of value in a van. This not only covers what was paid for the vehicle, but also the owner’s livelihood, if the van is used for business purposes. The tools and equipment are…

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The miracle of Iron and Steel

Posted on: June 29, 2020


With the discovery of Iron the Bronze age was over. It heralded a period of great human advance as this new, extremely tough metal could be forged into a variety of tools, weapons, armour and be used to strengthen buildings. Ploughs and hoes could now break new ground for crops.…

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