Technology

ZF, WABCO unveil collision avoidance system that autonomously steers trucks around stopped vehicles

Global truck components suppliers ZF and WABCO unveiled June 28 the next progression in rear-end collision avoidance technology. The Evasive Maneuver Assist system goes a step beyond active braking systems ...

McLeod releases latest LoadMaster, PowerBroker versions; adds new BI tool

A new data warehouse and business intelligence product, McLeod IQ, is designed to take advantage of current Microsoft tools such as PowerBI.

Rand McNally launches dashcam line

The Rand McNally Dash Cam 100, 200 and 300 models are designed to assist with accident and safety documentation, as well as to capture photos and video from the road.

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Cummins Redefining Tour – Driver Reactions and Future Tour Dates.

The first phase of the Cummins Redefining Tour took place this past summer and was a huge success for Cummins. It consisted of 33 stops,…

Verizon buys Telogis, broadens reach of connected vehicle tech

Verizon has made Telogis' software-as-a-service (SaaS) technology and connected vehicle and mobile enterprise management technology part of its Verizon Telematics subsidiary.

Detroit reaches milestone 200,000 installations of Detroit Connect Virtual Technician

The milestone hardware unit was installed on a Freightliner Cascadia Evolution truck equipped with a Detroit DD15 engine and delivered to Penske Truck Leasing Co.

The path to visibility: carriers able to share instant tracking, pricing info

New technologies are ironing out the wrinkles that have always been part of freight transactions.

Trucker Path increases truck parking data by 1,000 locations

With the latest inclusion, Trucker Path Pro now provides information on truck parking availability at more than 27,000 locations along the National Highway System.

Driving new fuel savings: CCJ Innovator Nussbaum Transportation

Nussbaum is taking its fuel scorecard and driver performance monitoring to the next level by developing a system based on “habits and behaviors” rather than mpg “results.”

Volvo, Mack add Omnitracs to in-house telematics platforms

Built on Mack’s fully-integrated GuardDog Connect telematics hardware and Volvo's fully-integrated Remote Diagnostics hardware, Omnitracs captures information like GPS location, road speed and idle duration and cost and provides an ...

CCJ webinar this week: Strategies for adopting ELDs ahead of the 2017 mandate

Thursday’s webinar will outline strategies for successful ELD implementation and benefits of early adoption, as well as how the shipping community is preparing for the supply chain disruptions by working ...

Knight Transportation deploying video-based system

Knight decided to evaluate video safety systems after experiencing a sustained increase in litigation activity involving its fleet

FleetUp added to FMCSA’s ELD registry

FleetUp has completed a review with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration for the ELD mandate, the company says, following news last month that the agency had begun vetting information ...