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DTNA’s Nielsen talks Class 8 electrification, connectivity and active safety advancements

As non-traditional players enter the trucking space with promises of electrified powertrains for Class 8 truck applications, Daimler Trucks North America says it too is ...

Carrier Transicold’s box truck-van reefer unit

Carrier Transicold’s 35X direct-drive unit provides refrigeration for perishable and frozen cargoes for small- to medium-sized box trucks and large delivery vans in the 12- ...

Navistar launches Uptime Command Center, announces 2 percent price increase for MY-2019 trucks

With its new Uptime Command Center 24/7-onproad support program, Navistar aims to improve customer productivity with the promise of completed repairs within 48 hours after ...

ATA to support tax reform, sound changes to trade policy

After a regulatory win on hours of service reform and protecting the electronic logging device mandate from several court cases and legislative challenges, Chris Spear, ...

U.S. Bank creates shipping index; 3Q shows hurricane impacts

The U.S. Bank Freight Payment Index includes regional and national breakdowns along with expert commentary from Bob Costello, chief economist for the ATA.

Ryder System implements DriveCam video safety

Ryder System announced its implementation of Lytx’s flagship product, DriveCam, into 4,400 Ryder vehicles.

PeopleNet adds backup camera, new easy install gateway device, and more

PeopleNet introduced four new fleet mobility products focused on security, safety and efficiency.

CCJ Tech Toolbox: RFP management tools help carriers handle shippers’ bids by lane or by package

With the help of technology, management of the cumbersome RFP process to bid on lanes within a large shipper’s book of business is becoming more ...

Driver shortage, trade policy threaten trucking recovery

Trucking conditions continue to improve in the final half of 2017. Bob Costello, chief economist for the American Trucking Associations, said that while the forecasted ...

Beyond EDI, part 1: carriers open the kimono to shippers, brokers

With new technologies, carriers and shippers are sharing data in near real time to eliminate visibility issues that may cause mistrust.

PrePass rolls out cell-based bypass system and ELD solution

Help Inc., provider of PrePass weigh station bypass and toll payment services, is expanding its weigh station bypass capabilities with the launch of Motion, a ...

SmartDrive adds distracted driver technology

SmartDrive Systems introduced SmartSense for Distracted Driving, an in-cab, driver-facing sensor-based system that uses advanced computer vision-based algorithms, paired with the SmartDrive video analytics platform, ...

Wabco adds to ADAS suite with OnSide blind spot alert system

Wabco introduced its OnSide advanced blind spot detection system for commercial trucks and trailers. The short-range radar-based system monitors and provides a visual signal as ...

Rolling Strong unveils interactive driver wellness app

Rolling Strong, a driver wellness program management company, has introduced its new Rolling Strong interactive driver health and wellness app, available on both iOS and ...

Hyliion promises 30 percent fuel savings with electric-hybrid retrofit

Hyliion announced it is moving into production next month for its 6X4HE retrofit solution for long-haul trucks that uses hybrid electrification to deliver fuel savings, ...