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Trucker Path analysis shows reality of truck parking shortage

Trucker Path analysis shows 12 percent of truck parking locations are empty during peak hours and 24 percent have empty spots

CarriersEdge adds online fuel-efficiency training course

CarriersEdge, providers of online safety and compliance training tools for the North American transportation industry, announced a new Maximizing Fuel Efficiency course.

Trucker Path finalist for Red Herring award

Trucker Path announced it has been selected as a finalist for Red Herring's Top 100 North America award, as one of the most promising start-ups

Covenant Transport exec discusses ‘culture of excellence’ at Spring Symposium

Doug Schrier gave a presentation about how CTG went through a turnaround by creating a culture of excellence at the CCJ Spring Symposium on Tuesday, May 17, in Birmingham, Ala.

Successfully onboard: how data, technology helps retain new drivers

A number of strategies and technologies are being used to improve the onboarding experience of drivers.

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Q&A: PC-11 may affect your fleet less than you think

At this year’s TMC, we know that the American Petroleum Institute’s (API’s) upcoming PC-11 lubricant specification changes will be a hot topic. While most fleet…

TMW study: rates went up as fleet utilization declined in 2015

TMW Systems released results from its most recent 12-month reporting period for the Transportation & Logistics Study.

Carestream Health awards Element fleet management as supplier of the year

Element Financial Corporation, a fleet management and equipment finance company, announced its fleet management business received the supplier of the year award at Carestream Health’s annual supplier conference. Carestream Health Inc. ...

Interstate Distributor rolls out CarriersEdge training tools to fleet

CarriersEdge, a provider of online safety and compliance training tools, announced that Interstate Distributor is using its platform to provide customized maintenance training.

EBE Technologies to hold user conference, Oct. 17-19

EBE says the two-day forum will offer insight, learning and networking opportunities for transportation and logistics providers

Transport America to deploy Lytx DriveCam fleetwide after trial test

The Lytx DriveCam safety program combines video capture of road incidents with data analysis and personalized coaching insights.

Quick Fuel stations now offer QuikQ RFID technology

Quick Fuel is using the Fuel Purchase System (FPS) from QuikQ at more than 50 automated fueling locations nationwide.

Stay Metrics shares results from online driver training; total views reach 100k

To date, drivers have earned 33,500 awards for completing the Safety and Health & Wellness modules in the expanding Drive Safe library, and total views are approximately 100,000.

GPS Insight integrates tracking, DTC alerts with Fleetio maintenance software

The companies say the data integration allows Fleetio customers to receive automated odometer readings and Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) Alerts.

Dossier Systems rolls out new version of fleet maintenance software

The most visible feature is a new notification system called Active Alerts, which alerts personnel such as drivers, operators, fleet managers, and dispatchers about events and status changes.

Big data, part 3: seeing your fleet in multiple dimensions

As the volume of data in your enterprise increases, so do the opportunities to harness it and find new ways to improve.