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Congress again forgoes hours of service fix in latest appropriations bill

Cummins, Eaton add higher torque to SmartAdvantage powertrain

The expansion of the SmartAdvantage powertrain now includes a new transmission model with 1,850 lb.-ft. torque capacity.

International debuts new flagship on-highway tractor

The LT Series, which is available for order as of Friday, is being launched with the new 2017 Cummins X15 engine.

New York to pay trucking companies $44.4 million in tax refunds

The state’s Supreme Court agreed with OOIDA’s challenge that the registration and decal taxes in the state were unconstitutional and discriminatory against out-of-state truckers who ...

TMW Systems develops bid management app

TMW Engage.Bid simplifies the conversion and analysis of shipper RFP documents.

EBE Technologies automates driver training based on dispatch activity

Lessons are scheduled for drivers in real-time based on either a pre-planning or move acceptance activity

Survey: Speed limiter usage widespread among fleets, ELD adoption flat despite mandate

More than 85 percent of fleet respondents in a recent survey equip their fleet’s trucks with speed limiters, according to a survey performed this year ...

Video: Preventable or Not — Trucker backs trailer into pot hole

Truck operator John Doe was backing his truck toward a dock when his trailer fell into a rain-filled pot hole, damaging his trailers cross-members. Could ...

Pegasus TransTech unveils new telematics platform

The new Transflo offering includes data and telematics software for fleet managers, as well as an electronic logging device that installs in trucks and a ...

Lytx 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