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Telematics & Fleet Tracking

CFI Realizes Immediate and Ongoing Safety Improvement After Installing SmartDrive Video-Based Safety Program

CFI Realizes Immediate and Ongoing Safety Improvement After Installing SmartDrive Video-Based Safety Program

| August 6, 2020

Extending Beyond Exonerations and Reduction in Accident Frequency, Truckload Fleet Reports Continued Enhancements to Safety Culture SmartDrive Systems, a leader in video-based safety and transportation intelligence, announced that CFI, a North American full-truckload carrier and operating company of TFI International Inc., has reported significant improvements in safety outcomes, including multiple driver exonerations and a reduction […]

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Nationwide & Samsara Partner to Incentivize Safe Driving

Nationwide & Samsara Partner to Incentivize Safe Driving

| August 6, 2020

Nationwide will provide a subsidy to eligible insureds who install Samsara telematics solutions The FMCSA estimates that fleet transportation accidents cost over 2,000 lives and $20B in financial losses in 2017 alone.  Nationwide & Samsara Partnership As one of the largest insurance and financial service providers in the US, Nationwide offers coverage and services to organizations of […]

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KBX Logistics Announces Transformative Partnership with Transflo to Offer Automated Touch-Free eBOL & ePOD Solutions

KBX Logistics Announces Transformative Partnership with Transflo to Offer Automated Touch-Free eBOL & ePOD Solutions

| August 5, 2020

Digitized end-to-end workflow solutions provide greater efficiency, compliance and safety in freight transportation with lower operational costs KBX Logistics, an independent Koch Industries company, announced their partnership with Transflo (the largest supplier of POD solutions in the transportation industry today) to expand their electronic Bill of Lading (eBOL) and electronic Proof of Delivery (ePOD) solutions. This strategic […]

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People

Women In Trucking Association Names 2020 Top Woman-Owned Businesses in Transportation

Women In Trucking Association Names 2020 Top Woman-Owned Businesses in Transportation

| August 6, 2020

Entrepreneurship is a viable means of economic self-sufficiency, and many women are choosing an enterprise connected to transportation Redefining the Road magazine, the official magazine of the Women In Trucking Association (WIT), announced the recipients of the 2020 “Top Woman-Owned Businesses in Transportation.” The list was created to recognize women in leadership and encourage more […]

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Women In Trucking Announces its August 2020 Member of the Month

Women In Trucking Announces its August 2020 Member of the Month

| August 3, 2020

Rochelle Montes is the Chief Import Operations Officer for Terminal Transfer The Women In Trucking Association (WIT) has announced Rochelle Montes as its August Member of the Month. She is the Chief Import Operations Officer for Terminal Transfer, a proud military wife and mother of two beautiful boys. Montes grew up in southeastern Alaska on […]

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Industry Tells Congress “No” on Insurance Increase

Industry Tells Congress “No” on Insurance Increase

| July 30, 2020

OOIDA has proudly led this growing coalition comprised of state trucking associations and a variety of groups representing industries The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association led a coalition of more than 60 trade associations in voicing opposition against any increase of federally-mandated insurance minimums for motor carriers. The coalition sent a letter to Senate transportation leadership contending […]

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Autonomous

2020 Insights into Opportunities and Use Cases for Autonomous Trucking to 2040

2020 Insights into Opportunities and Use Cases for Autonomous Trucking to 2040

| August 5, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has underlined the need for autonomous trucks and their effectiveness during emergencies during emergencies The “Opportunities and Use Cases for Autonomous Trucking, Forecast to 2040” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. Global trucking demand is on the rise with the consistent increase in capacity, need for faster transfer influenced by economic developments, new business ventures, […]

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More Than 57% of Auto Tech Leaders Expect COVID-19 to Increase Consolidation; More Than 85% Predict a Lasting Impact on Shared Mobility

More Than 57% of Auto Tech Leaders Expect COVID-19 to Increase Consolidation; More Than 85% Predict a Lasting Impact on Shared Mobility

| July 31, 2020

A new survey from Informa Tech Automotive Group, hosts of TU-Automotive Detroit reveals that COVID-19 and remote working could have a lasting impact on the autonomous vehicle industry Informa Tech Automotive Group today released the results of its global survey of more than 120 auto tech leaders that explored the impact that COVID-19 is having […]

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Lucid Motors DreamDrive Advanced Driver-Assistance System Debuts

Lucid Motors DreamDrive Advanced Driver-Assistance System Debuts

| July 29, 2020

Lucid Air to be the first electric vehicle offered with the combination of an advanced sensor suite, high-resolution LIDAR, a driver monitoring system, and a fully redundant platform Lucid Motors, which seeks to set new standards for sustainable transportation with its advanced luxury EVs, today announced DreamDrive, a new benchmark in advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS). […]

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Brakes, Suspensions, Chassis

Meritor Manufactures 100-Millionth Brake Shoe

Meritor Manufactures 100-Millionth Brake Shoe

| July 31, 2020

Producing Nearly Half of All Aftermarket Brake Shoes in North America  Meritor, Inc. celebrated the production of its 100-millionth brake shoe at its Plainfield, Ind. manufacturing facility. The plant, which opened in 1999, remanufactures and manufactures new brake components and plays a major role in the commercial truck market. Responsible for nearly 50 percent of aftermarket brake […]

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Meritor Announces North America’s Lightest-Weight Trailer Suspension

Meritor Announces North America’s Lightest-Weight Trailer Suspension

| October 1, 2019

Suspension’s plug-and-play design is interchangeable with other trailing arm air ride suspensions and fits within the narrow hanger footprint of current trailer configurations Meritor, Inc. announced the introduction of the MTA-Tec6™ suspension, the market’s lightest trailer suspension offering up to 23,000-pound capacity for tankers, flatbeds and other demanding vocational applications.  “We built the MTA-Tec6 suspension […]

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PowerFleet® Helps American Intermodal Management Power Its Technology Driven Business

PowerFleet® Helps American Intermodal Management Power Its Technology Driven Business

| August 5, 2019

Innovative Technology Enables AIM to Set Itself Apart from Other Providers I.D. Systems, provider of enterprise asset management and Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) technology, is helping American Intermodal Management, LLC (AIM), an industry leader in chassis provisioning and asset management across the U.S., extend the value proposition of the chassis beyond a piece of […]

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Fuel & Oil

The Mid-Life Rehabilitation Long Beach Transit Project is Near Completion of Phase One

The Mid-Life Rehabilitation Long Beach Transit Project is Near Completion of Phase One

| August 7, 2020

The 40-foot-long buses are being repowered with the new Cummins L9N CNG “Near Zero” engines Riverside, CA – Complete Coach Works (CCW) is at the midway point of a project with Long Beach Transit (LBT) to perform a mid-life rehabilitation on (72) 2012, 2013, 2015 Gillig buses. The project includes a cosmetic rehabilitation and engine […]

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Octillion Power Systems Debuts Innovative, New EV Battery-Leasing Plan

Octillion Power Systems Debuts Innovative, New EV Battery-Leasing Plan

| August 7, 2020

Batteries can now be leased to fleet customers when they purchase vehicles, addressing common concerns regarding EV purchases Octillion Power Systems, a global provider of advanced lithium-ion storage systems for electric mobility, today announced a new demonstrator program for battery-leasing that allows for batteries to be leased to fleet customers when they purchase vehicles. Under […]

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Registration Opens for the 2020 Online Zero Emission Bus Conference

Registration Opens for the 2020 Online Zero Emission Bus Conference

| August 7, 2020

Join the premier conversation on electric buses at CTE’s free virtual learning experience for leaders from transit, schools, universities, and airports Registration is now open for the Center for Transportation and the Environment’s (CTE) 2020 Online Zero Emission Bus Conference on September 15–17. The eighth annual conference will bring together transportation leaders from around the […]

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Fleet Maintenance

The Mid-Life Rehabilitation Long Beach Transit Project is Near Completion of Phase One

The Mid-Life Rehabilitation Long Beach Transit Project is Near Completion of Phase One

| August 7, 2020

The 40-foot-long buses are being repowered with the new Cummins L9N CNG “Near Zero” engines Riverside, CA – Complete Coach Works (CCW) is at the midway point of a project with Long Beach Transit (LBT) to perform a mid-life rehabilitation on (72) 2012, 2013, 2015 Gillig buses. The project includes a cosmetic rehabilitation and engine […]

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Meritor Manufactures 100-Millionth Brake Shoe

Meritor Manufactures 100-Millionth Brake Shoe

| July 31, 2020

Producing Nearly Half of All Aftermarket Brake Shoes in North America  Meritor, Inc. celebrated the production of its 100-millionth brake shoe at its Plainfield, Ind. manufacturing facility. The plant, which opened in 1999, remanufactures and manufactures new brake components and plays a major role in the commercial truck market. Responsible for nearly 50 percent of aftermarket brake […]

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Comdata Expands its National Tire Discount Program for Trucking Fleets

Comdata Expands its National Tire Discount Program for Trucking Fleets

| July 22, 2020

National Account Program Adds Discounts for Light Truck and Passenger Vehicle Tires Comdata Inc., a FLEETCOR company and world leader in payment innovation, announced it is expanding the available offerings of its National Tire Discount Program to include light truck and passenger tires from leading tire manufacturer, Goodyear. Under the program, fleets benefit from discounts […]

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Recent News

Preliminary Data Show Orders for NA Classes 5-8 Vehicles at Six-Month High

Preliminary Data Show Orders for NA Classes 5-8 Vehicles at Six-Month High

| August 6, 2020

ACT Reports Class 8 net orders in July were 20,300 units, rising 27% from June, and up 98% from a very easy year-ago comparison Preliminary NA Class 8 net orders in July were 20,300 units, rising 27% from June, and up 98% from a very easy year-ago comparison. The NA Classes 5-7 market saw orders […]

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Cummins Adds to Its Fuel Cell Leadership

Cummins Adds to Its Fuel Cell Leadership

| August 6, 2020

Receives Two US Department of Energy Awards for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Powertrains Cummins Inc. announced the company has received two awards from the U.S. DOE’s (DOE) Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) totaling nearly $7 million. The awards are for Cummins’ continued work on enhancing economic viability of fuel cell powertrain solutions for […]

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Marken Announces Launch Of Cell And Gene Control Center

Marken Announces Launch Of Cell And Gene Control Center

| August 6, 2020

Addition of Dedicated Facility Offers Control and Visibility for Complex Shipments Marken announced the opening of their purpose-built cell and gene control center in North Carolina, USA.  Built at Marken’s corporate headquarters, the state-of-the-art facility offers full visibility of all complex cell and gene shipments anywhere in the world. Due to the sensitive nature of each […]

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CarrierHQ and Comdata Join Forces to Increase Fleet Efficiency

CarrierHQ and Comdata Join Forces to Increase Fleet Efficiency

| August 6, 2020

Fleet owners benefit with instant access to driver funds and fleet fuel management with the Comdata OnRoad Card CarrierHQ, the on-the-go portal of competitive and flexible services a new or existing fleet needs to make growing their business easier, announced a new service offering with Comdata to help carriers increase fleet efficiency. With this partnership, Comdata, a […]

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Escalent Study Shows Over Half of Commercial and Fleet Vehicle Decision-Makers Actively Shopping for Electric Vehicles

Escalent Study Shows Over Half of Commercial and Fleet Vehicle Decision-Makers Actively Shopping for Electric Vehicles

| August 5, 2020

Latest Fleet Advisory HubTM update indicates decision-makers are willing to make big changes to integrate BEVs Escalent, a top human behavior and analytics firm, has released the second quarter data update to Fleet Advisory HubTM, a platform designed to explore the needs, expectations and emotions of commercial and fleet vehicle decision-makers related to forward-looking technologies in the […]

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NTEA’s Green Truck Association Celebrates 10 Years

NTEA’s Green Truck Association Celebrates 10 Years

| August 5, 2020

GTA provides information critical to building and implementing alternative fuels and truck-based technologies Green Truck Association (GTA), an NTEA affiliate division, is commemorating its 10th anniversary this year. Since its establishment in 2010, GTA has made significant strides in improving work truck efficiency and productivity through the development and deployment of strategies to reduce diesel […]

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VIRTUAL SHELL ROTELLA® SUPERRIGS® CALL FOR ENTRY OPEN AUGUST 10-21

VIRTUAL SHELL ROTELLA® SUPERRIGS® CALL FOR ENTRY OPEN AUGUST 10-21

| August 5, 2020

Truck Beauty Contest Will Feature Numerous Categories Including People’s Choice and Most Hardworking Trucker The 38th Annual Shell Rotella® SuperRigs® will be going virtual this year and offering hard working truck drivers from across North America the opportunity to enter and showcase their trucks. The truck beauty contest will accept entries August10-21 and will celebrate […]

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Nikola Corporation Reports Second Quarter Results

Nikola Corporation Reports Second Quarter Results

| August 5, 2020

Nikola Breaks Ground for Greenfield Manufacturing Facility in Coolidge, Arizona Nikola Corporation (Nasdaq:NKLA), a global leader in zero-emissions transportation systems, today reported financial results for the second quarter of 2020. “In the second quarter of 2020, Nikola met predetermined milestones on our journey toward becoming the zero-emissions transportation leader in the global heavy truck market,” […]

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Ryder Showcases Supply Chain Capabilities with New “Ever better™ World of Logistics” Marketing Campaign

Ryder Showcases Supply Chain Capabilities with New “Ever better™ World of Logistics” Marketing Campaign

| August 4, 2020

Ryder launches new brand awareness campaign highlighting the company’s supply chain solutions which keep goods ever-moving to meet ever-escalating consumer demands Ryder System, Inc. (NYSE: R), a leader in supply chain, dedicated transportation, and commercial fleet management solutions, announces the launch of its new brand awareness advertising campaign “Ever better™ World of Logistics,” which highlights how Ryder’s e-commerce fulfillment, last-mile delivery,  “In […]

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Love’s Expands Branded Product Line; Gives Travelers, Truckers More Options

Love’s Expands Branded Product Line; Gives Travelers, Truckers More Options

| August 4, 2020

Based off customer preferences, new candy and water options available Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores, the nation’s industry leading travel stop network, now has more snack and drink options available for customers with the expansion of its Love’s branded product line. New candy and water options are now available. “We listen to what our […]

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Next10, Inc. Acquires Two Privately Held Boise, ID Transportation Freight Hauling-related Companies

Next10, Inc. Acquires Two Privately Held Boise, ID Transportation Freight Hauling-related Companies

| August 4, 2020

Since their inception in 2013, both companies have remained profitable every year Ultimate Holdings Corporation, UHC acquired two privately held Boise, Idaho transportation freight hauling-related companies:  Ultimate Logistics, LLC and Ultimate Innovations, LLC.  Each LLC will be wholly owned subsidiaries of UHC.  As part of this purchase, UHC acquired approximately 80 newer model semi-tractors and approximately 85 […]

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The Sterling Group Forms Frontline Road Safety and Completes the Acquisition of Stripe-A-Zone

The Sterling Group Forms Frontline Road Safety and Completes the Acquisition of Stripe-A-Zone

| August 4, 2020

Sterling has developed an investment thesis in the road safety and infrastructure maintenance industry The Sterling Group, a Houston-based middle market private equity firm, announced the establishment of Frontline Road Safety (“Frontline”), a new platform formed to build a national leader in the US road safety industry. In conjunction with the establishment of Frontline, Sterling announced […]

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EKA and FreightWaves Announce Channel Partner Collaboration to Deliver Most Current Freight Data

EKA and FreightWaves Announce Channel Partner Collaboration to Deliver Most Current Freight Data

| August 3, 2020

SONAR data visualization tools for brokers, carriers, and shippers with forward-looking analytics on freight movements EKA Solutions, Inc., provider of a cloud-based integrated freight management ecosystem platform, dFEMX™, and cloud-based end-to-end supply chain Omni-TMS™ platform for carriers, brokers and shippers announced today a strategic channel partner collaboration with FreightWaves. The strategic collaboration will offer SONAR data visualization […]

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FMCSA To Host Virtual 2020 Truck Safety Summit on August 5, 2020

FMCSA To Host Virtual 2020 Truck Safety Summit on August 5, 2020

| August 3, 2020

This event will feature truck safety, the latest safety data, best practices for safety, and emerging technologies The Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) will host a virtual truck safety summit on August 5, 2020 from 9:00AM EDT to 4:30PM EDT.  The summit will be held virtually via GoToWebinar. This event will […]

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OOIDA pushes Congress to waive HVUT in next COVID-19 relief package

OOIDA pushes Congress to waive HVUT in next COVID-19 relief package

| August 3, 2020

Proposal is the best way to provide economic relief to all motor carriers The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association has asked Congress to provide needed economic relief to struggling small-business truckers by way of suspending the Heavy Vehicle Use Tax (HVUT) for one year as part of the next COVID-19 response package. “Truckers are still on […]

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Spot Truckload Rates Rise Amid Supply Chain Imbalances

Spot Truckload Rates Rise Amid Supply Chain Imbalances

| July 31, 2020

DAT Spot Truckload Market Summary, Week Ending July 26 Spot Truckload Rates Rise Amid Supply Chain Imbalances Spot truckload freight rates increased again last week, bucking typical trends for late July, said DAT Solutions, which operates DAT One, the industry’s largest load board network. The number of spot dry van, refrigerated, and flatbed loads on […]

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Schneider Renews With WEX EFS to Continue Valued Relationship

Schneider Renews With WEX EFS to Continue Valued Relationship

| July 31, 2020

Schneider, a premier provider of transportation and logistics services, has been a customer of WEX EFS since 2012 WEX  financial technology service provider, today announced it has renewed its contract with Schneider. Schneider, a premier provider of transportation and logistics services, has been a customer of WEX EFS since 2012. The successful relationship has allowed […]

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Penske Deploys Battery Electric Truck with Core-Mark

Penske Deploys Battery Electric Truck with Core-Mark

| July 31, 2020

Class 8 electric vehicle is domiciled at Penske’s Ontario, California, facility Penske Truck Leasing’s electric vehicle program welcomes long-time customer Core-Mark International, Inc. A leading consumer goods distributor, Core-Mark has aligned with Penske to deploy a battery electric Freightliner eCascadia into its fleet. The class 8 electric vehicle is domiciled at Penske’s Ontario, California, facility and is being used by Core-Mark to […]

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Carrier Transicold Enhances TripLINK Remote Monitoring Platform, Providing Actionable Intelligence for Refrigerated Containers

Carrier Transicold Enhances TripLINK Remote Monitoring Platform, Providing Actionable Intelligence for Refrigerated Containers

| July 31, 2020

Geofencing combined with notifications for real-time insights as to when units enter or exit a port or specific location and also indicate unit dwell time Carrier Transicold’s TripLINK™ data management platform for 24/7 remote monitoring and control of refrigerated containers has been enhanced with additional features providing greater functionality, more actionable intelligence and customizable fleet […]

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ORBCOMM INTRODUCES “THE ORBCOMM PLATFORM”  FOR TRANSPORTATION ASSETS

ORBCOMM INTRODUCES “THE ORBCOMM PLATFORM” FOR TRANSPORTATION ASSETS

| July 30, 2020

Next generation platform provides fleet customers with a single, unified view of all asset types ORBCOMM Inc. a global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions,announced the introduction of its next generation analytics and reporting platform, which offers enhanced features, including advanced data insights and a dynamic user interface, to provide customers with a single, unified […]

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GreenPower Receives Order for Additional 100 EV Stars from Green Commuter

GreenPower Receives Order for Additional 100 EV Stars from Green Commuter

| July 30, 2020

Nation’s Largest All Electric Van Pool Continues to Expand Fleet GreenPower Motor Company a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of a diverse line of electric powered buses serving the cargo and delivery, shuttle, transit and school bus markets announced an order for 100 EV Stars from Green Commuter. Green Commuter is the nation’s largest all-electric […]

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Dairy MAX and Trucking Companies Partner to Deliver More Than 200,000 Gallons of Milk to Local Food Banks Since May 2020

Dairy MAX and Trucking Companies Partner to Deliver More Than 200,000 Gallons of Milk to Local Food Banks Since May 2020

| July 30, 2020

Trucking partnerships began when Dairy MAX learned that Convoy, a digital freight network, was offering free transportation for truckloads of food being donated to Feeding America’s network Nonprofit regional dairy council Dairy MAX today announced that more than 200,000 gallons of milk have been distributed to regional food banks in a multistate area since May 2020 as […]

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Optimal Electric Vehicles Partners with Proterra Powered™ for First All-Electric Low-Floor Cutaway Shuttle Bus

Optimal Electric Vehicles Partners with Proterra Powered™ for First All-Electric Low-Floor Cutaway Shuttle Bus

| July 29, 2020

Proterra to provide battery technology and charging systems for Optimal’s new all-electric S1LF Low-Floor Shuttle Bus Optimal Electric Vehicles, LLC (Optimal-EV) and Proterra, a leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, announced a new partnership to leverage Proterra’s best-in-class battery technology and charging systems for the development of the industry’s first all-electric S1LF low-floor cutaway shuttle bus […]

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June Used Truck Metrics Show Volumes Up YTD, but Average Price, Miles and Age Down Compared to 1H’19

June Used Truck Metrics Show Volumes Up YTD, but Average Price, Miles and Age Down Compared to 1H’19

| July 29, 2020

ACT Research used Class 8 same dealer sales volumes were up 6% year-to-date against the first half of 2019 According to the latest release of the State of the Industry: U.S. Classes 3-8 Used Trucks, published by ACT Research, used Class 8 same dealer sales volumes were up 6% year-to-date against the first half of […]

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New-vehicle Retail Sales Recovery Sees Slight Pause in July

New-vehicle Retail Sales Recovery Sees Slight Pause in July

| July 29, 2020

Consumer Expenditures Nearly Flat vs. 2019 The Retail Sales ForecastNew-vehicle retail sales in July are expected to be down from a year ago, according to a joint forecast developed jointly by J.D. Power and LMC Automotive. Retail sales are projected to reach 1,133,300 units, a 4.0% decrease compared with the J.D. Power pre-virus forecast and […]

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Bestpass Appoints Tom Fogarty as CEO

Bestpass Appoints Tom Fogarty as CEO

| July 29, 2020

Mr. Fogarty joins Bestpass with over two decades of executive experience in the software, technology, and data industries Bestpass, the comprehensive payment platform provider that is the leader in toll management solutions for commercial fleets, today announced the appointment of Tom Fogarty as Chief Executive and to its Board of Directors. John Andrews will continue as President and Chief […]

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Magellan’s Best-in-Class Solution RouteComplete™ Now Available on the Geotab Marketplace

Magellan’s Best-in-Class Solution RouteComplete™ Now Available on the Geotab Marketplace

| July 29, 2020

Fleet managers will have a full suite at their disposal, from route digitization, to the planning and optimization of routes, and powerful back-office tools Magellan ® GPS navigation devices since 1986, announced its RouteCompleteTM solution has launched on the Geotab Marketplace, an online solution center for best-in-class fleet technology solutions. Fleet owners and operators utilizing […]

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BlackBerry to Power Autonomy Systems in Canoo’s Next Generation Electric Vehicles

BlackBerry to Power Autonomy Systems in Canoo’s Next Generation Electric Vehicles

| July 28, 2020

The global autonomous vehicle market is expected to reach nearly $600 billion by 2026 BlackBerry Limited and electric vehicle (EV) startup Canoo announced today that the ADAS systems for the company’s membership-based semi-autonomous EVs will be powered by the BlackBerry QNX operating system (OS), including radar sensors, parking sensors and cameras. As part of the agreement, BlackBerry will license […]

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Octillion Celebrates 100,000 EVs on the Road with its Batteries

Octillion Celebrates 100,000 EVs on the Road with its Batteries

| July 28, 2020

The growth in clean energy is driving the expansion business Octillion Power Systems, a leading provider of advanced lithium-ion storage systems for electric mobility, today announced it has reached two major milestones: 100,000 electric vehicles worldwide powered by its batteries and 2 billion kilometers driven. Celebrating its 10th year in business, Octillion has seen rapid growth […]

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Penske Truck Leasing Introduces Remote Service Check-In via Mobile App Upgrade

Penske Truck Leasing Introduces Remote Service Check-In via Mobile App Upgrade

| July 28, 2020

Truckers may now easily check-in for truck service or repairs while social distancing Penske Truck Leasing has introduced remote service check-in via its Penske Driver™ mobile app. The new feature of the Penske Driver App provides commercial truck drivers with greater convenience and speed and enables them to maximize social distancing by remotely checking-in their vehicles for scheduled […]

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Azuga Publishes Q2 2020 Fleet Driver Performance Scorecard

Azuga Publishes Q2 2020 Fleet Driver Performance Scorecard

| July 28, 2020

The rankings show how various industries and drivers fared on multiple fronts including road safety, productivity and work ethic Azuga provider of connected vehicle and fleet technologies, has published a ranking of the top fleets, by industry and driver, in Q2 2020. Azuga’s Fleet Driver Performance Scorecard is based on data captured by Azuga’s system, […]

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ReCarbon, Inc. and HYZON Motors, Collaborate to Commercialize Green Hydrogen Heavy Trucks and Buses

ReCarbon, Inc. and HYZON Motors, Collaborate to Commercialize Green Hydrogen Heavy Trucks and Buses

| July 28, 2020

Silicon Valley headquartered carbon emissions utilization company and leading global hydrogen fuel-cell mobility company look to deploy biogas-to-hydrogen mobility projects ReCarbon, Inc the developer of the proprietary Plasma Carbon Conversion Unit (PCCU), a revolutionary greenhouse gas utilization technology, has executed a Memorandum of Understanding with world-leading hydrogen fuel-cell mobility company HYZON Motors, Inc. (https://hyzonmotors.com) laying […]

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Roadrunner Transportation Systems Announces Planned Separation of Ascent Global Logistics

Roadrunner Transportation Systems Announces Planned Separation of Ascent Global Logistics

| July 27, 2020

Roadrunner Transportation Systems transforming into two independent companies Roadrunner Transportation Systems transforming into two independent companies: Roadrunner Freight, a leading national LTL carrier, and Ascent Global Logistics, a diversified global logistics provider Roadrunner Transportation Systems, Inc. announced that the company intends to effectuate a spin-off of Ascent Global Logistics as a stock dividend to its […]

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vHub Adds Customer Value with New Integrations

vHub Adds Customer Value with New Integrations

| July 27, 2020

Collaborative trailer sharing platform provides exact unit locations automatically with integrated Anytrek TrackLight and Solution 4W GPS tracking solutions vHub, a collaborative trailer repositioning and sharing marketplace, today announced that its ongoing integration of telematics solutions now includes the TrackLight tail lamp GPS trailer tracking solution from Anytrek and the 4W Telematics trailer tracking system. […]

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New COVID Cases Threaten Economic and Commercial Vehicle Recovery

New COVID Cases Threaten Economic and Commercial Vehicle Recovery

| July 27, 2020

ACT Research says resurgence of COVID-19 across many states raised the specter of renewed closings and possible acceleration of layoffs According to ACT Research’s recently released Transportation Digest, the tug of war between positive and negative influences on the business environment and trucking reached a pivotal juncture at the end of June, but escalation in […]

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