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Congress again foregoes hours of service fix in latest appropriations bill

Ltyx unveils new ‘always-on’ video platform for trucking fleets

The new video telematics platform works side by side with the DriveCam platform, Lytx says, and are designed to offer complementary features, such as using ...

Fueled by data: how ‘machine learning’ detects fuel waste, fraud by drivers

Real-time analysis goes beyond card controls to detect fuel transactions that fleets consider wasteful or even fraudulent

Report: Platooning a viable tech that could provide upwards of 4% fuel benefit

Trailing trucks in a platoon, which operate in a low air pressure aerodynamic "sweet spot," can see significant increases in fuel economy performance at highway ...

Food hauler seeks 30-minute break exemption

Transco Inc. applied for the exemption for the drivers in the company’s grocery and foodservice divisions to allow the drivers to count time performing on-duty, ...

Navistar says its SuperTruck project obliterated DOE goals

Navistar's predictive cruise control technology is one of the technical innovations the company achieved through the SuperTruck program.

TMW Systems to offer free, online product training courses

TMW Systems announced a free, online product training platform called Learn.TMW

PeopleNet takes next steps in mobility, big data, video intelligence

PeopleNet shared a number of product updates and developments at the inaugural Trimble in.sight user conference

Daimler issues two recalls on certain Freightliner, Western Star trucks

Approximately 1,160 Freightliner and Western Star trucks are affected by two separate recalls – one dealing with the location of the power distribution module location on ...

Hanjin bankruptcy fallout likely to drive spot market rates up

A load-to-truck imbalance created by Hanjin's bankruptcy will likely put upward pressure on spot market rates, especially for loads originating on the West Coast and ...

Utility launching new, lighter flatbed trailer

The 4000AE comes standard with a 47,000 lb. coil haul package and is 627 lbs. lighter than the 4000A flatbed fitted with an optional coil ...

Idaho third-party CDL testers must continue to maintain fraud bond, FMCSA says

Third-party CDL testers in Idaho must maintain a bond for re-testing drivers in the event CDL testing fraud is discovered, following the Federal Motor Carrier ...

What you didn’t learn from Monday’s debate

If you missed the game last night, the Falcons won. And if you tuned into the debate hoping for valuable input from the next leader ...

TMW Systems, PeopleNet show ‘game changing’ tech for fleets, drivers

By coming together, TMW and PeopleNet are creating unique products and capabilities for asset and non-asset transportation and logistics customers.

Diesel prices continue steady downward trend

The U.S.’ average price of a gallon of on-highway diesel is now $2.382. Two regions saw slight upticks in price, while all other regions dropped ...