Trucking news relating to technological advances that aid truck performance, driver performance and safety. This category also provides news and information that helps fleets reach their goals such as cleaner energy and improving mpg of their trucks through technological developments.
NextEnergy is rolling out a free web-based tool that allows fleet managers to more accurately and efficiently predict alternative fuel costs and emissions for a wide variety of commercial and passenger vehicles
The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) today published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) that would require information from medical certificates be merged with commercial driver’s licenses.
ALK Technologies has launched Version 10 of CoPilot Live for laptops and ultra-mobile PCs. This GPS-based navigation system provides spoken turn-by-turn directions along with a 3D map display to all addresses in the U.S. and Canada
To improve online tracking and tracing capabilities for freight, package delivery company DHL is launching ProView, a suite of web-based shipmen visibility and event notification tools to enhance access to transit status information.
Consolidated Metco Inc. (ConMet) today introduced its interactive PreSet hub training CD-ROM for service technicians. It instructs technicians how to properly identify, remove, service and reinstall ConMet’s PreSet hub assemblies.
As trucking companies continue their never-ending quest to control high operating costs such as fuel, labor and emissions technologies, solutions offered by aftermarket and service providers are must-haves for truckers and fleets
The next generation of Michelin’s eTire pressure and asset monitoring system features a wireless, battery-free sensor patch that weighs less than half an ounce yet provides temperature-compensated pressure measurement that can even identify...