Join the IRTE


IRTE members come from a wide variety of transport-related roles including apprentices and technicians in the light, heavy and extra heavy vehicle and bus and coach sectors, workshop managers, fleet engineers, transport managers and company directors.





The committee of the IRTE Johannesburg Centre cordially invites members, their guests and other interested parties to any of
their general meetings.

Meetings are normally held on the third Thursday of the month from January to November at 

The Mandeville Sports Centre,
Corner 10th Street and 7th Street,
Bezuidenhout Valley,

at 17h30 for 18h00


Date Subject Speaker
 Meetings in 2014
16 Jan Site visit to GRW  
20 Feb "Back to Basics - The importance of training your drivers" Brian Kerr, Brian Kerr & Associates
20 Mar Operating AMT Transmissions - from an operator's perspective (Panel Discussion) Piet Potgieter, Cargo Carriers
Pieter Coetzee, Spiros Transport
Jim Campbell
24 Apr Diesel and LPG Mixtures to reduce CO2 Neil Pearce, MD of Autogas SA
15 May Enter the new era of vocational skills training in South Africa John Addis
19 Jun Report-back on the UK Commercial Vehicle Show Jim Campbell
17 Jul Headline differences between transport in the EU and SA Geoff du Plessis, MD of MAN SA
21 Aug Composites in transport engineering Andre Cilliers, MD of BPW 
18 Sep Euro V engines Adrian van Tonder, Barloworld
16 Oct RTMS Feedback Paul Nordengen
21 Nov Emissions - General discussion