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Articles by Aaron Huff

Aaron Huff is the Senior Editor of Commercial Carrier Journal. Huff’s career in the transportation industry began at a family-owned trucking company and expanded to CCJ, where for the past 14 years he has specialized in covering business and technology for online and print readers and speaking at industry events. A recipient of numerous regional and national awards, Huff holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Brigham Young University and a Masters Degree from the University of Alabama.

R.E. Garrison Trucking to outfit 700-truck fleet with EpicVue satellite TV service

Currently the fleet’s technicians are performing EpicVue installations at a rate of about 25 to 30 systems per week.

SmartDrive Systems adds multi-camera triggering, integration with McLeod Software

SmartDrive Systems added new multi-camera triggering capabilities based on high-risk maneuvers.

PeopleNet adds weather, media apps to Android version of ConnectedFleet platform

The new applications, myRoad and myMedia, give drivers information on road and weather conditions and allow the office to exchange multimedia files.

Reliable Carriers wins top honor in automotive industry

Reliable Carriers, the world's largest classic and specialty automotive transport company, has been awarded "Carrier of the Year" by the 2017 Annual Automotive Global Awards ...

GreenRoad makes Drive smart mobility app available

The new GreenRoad Drive smart mobility app effectively replaces the need for fleets to install hardware to have GreenRoad's technology-based driver safety system.

Teletrac Navman’s Director ELD product added to FMCSA registry

The in-cab ELD component of Director, Teletrac Navman Drive, joins the FMCSA’s list of registered ELDs that are self-certified by the companies that supply the ...

Air-Weigh develops touchscreen LoadMaxx trailer scale

The updated LoadMaxx scale has an icon-based touch screen display with built-in LED alarm lights, dual-point calibration and high precision pressure sensor for accuracy.

PrePass gives fleet customers new tool to manage safety data

By using the new InfoRM tool, fleets can visually analyze roadside inspections to determine where, when and why their ISS safety scores might fluctuate.

Verizon Telematics creates new bundles of ELD offerings

Verizon Telematics says its customers can choose from a number of different ELD bundles for hardware and monthly software subscription pricing.

3PL Choptank Transport chooses Load Track system from Trucker Tools

Choptank Transport added Load Track to its freight tracking service options for more frequent location updates and precise tracking methods.

WEX intros ClearView Advanced platform to save on wasteful fuel spend

WEX developed ClearView Advanced to include fuel price optimization algorithms as well as driver messaging to change fuel spending behaviors

FourKites adds new integrations with JDA software for shippers

FourKites announced new integration with the JDA Transportation Management from JDA Software Group Inc.

XTRA Lease to deploy SkyBitz trailer tracking system on 50,000 assets

XTRA Lease is installing the SkyBitz GXT5000 solar-powered fleet management system on over 50,000 of its rental and leasing trailers.

Wherever drivers roam, part 2: companion mobile apps

The vast majority of truck drivers own smartphones, and are willing to use that technology to stay connected in ways make their workday easier.

Comdata develops mobile Comchek payments system for trucking

With Comchek Mobile, funds can be transferred directly between parties by using IDs, in similar fashion to how funds are transferred using PayPal.