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DOT proposes requiring speed limiters on heavy-duty trucks, doesn’t specify speed limit

Balancing act: When does commercial tire balancing make sense?

While proper inflation is the single most important thing you can do to maximize the safe wear of your tires, balancing – a far more ...

HHG carrier seeks exemption from regs for small shipments

La Rosa Del Monte Express (LRDM) is seeking the exemption from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's consumer protection regulations for HHG transportation because, the ...

Diesel prices top $2.40 per gallon mark following two big jumps

With a 3.9-cent increase during the week ending Aug. 29, the price of a gallon of on-highway diesel now stands at $2.409, according to the ...

Werner driver named Trucking’s Top Rookie

A Werner Enterprises driver from Evington, Virginia, last week received the 2016 Trucking’s Top Rookie Award in ceremonies at the Great American Trucking Show in ...

International offering 4-year Truck Powertrain Warranty on DuraStar

The 4-year/unlimited miles and hours integrated powertrain warranty on the DuraStar features engine ratings offered in the Cummins ISB6.7 diesel powered engine.

Trucking’s disruptors: e-commerce and uberization, panel says

Trucking companies involved in e-commerce can look forward to "multiple years of tremendous growth," predicts Covenant Transportation Group President David Parker, due in large part ...
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Isotrak releases ELD-compliant logging app

The new application has an intuitive, easy-to-use interface so drivers can focus on safety and their deliveries, the company says.

Panel: U.S. carriers increasingly opting for automated tech, advanced safety systems

Driverless trucks may not be around the corner, but automation and advanced safety technology still appears to be making itself at home in North American ...

Efficiency, effective policies key to managing a safety audit

The best way to write a success story with a safety audit is to avoid one in the first place.

Cummins adds two new torque ratings for ISX12

The ISX12 will continue to be Cummins vocational and regional/bulk-haul engine through next year, and will be available through the end of 2018.

Shippers changing behavior due to e-commerce, panelists say

A panel of leading economic and business leaders in the trucking industry discussed the changes and evolution of shipping behavior during the CCJ Market Movers ...

Navistar making Bendix ABS, valves, air dryers and compressors standard on International trucks

Navistar will make Bendix ABS-8 Advanced antilock braking system, Bendix valves and Bendix air dryers standard equipment on its trucks.

Carriers, brokers using tech to improve bid response during 2016 freight recession

Bid packages from shippers can be time consuming with hundreds - and potentially thousands - of lanes to analyze and respond to with pricing.

Chevron unveils new line of Delo 400, customer consultation service

Chevron says its new Delo 400 line will be the most advanced to-date.