CCJ Top 250
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CCJ Innovator: DapeCon trying to digitize, electrify intermodal
Six years ago, DapeCon was founded with a vision to not just be another trucking company but to digitize all aspects of the intermodal business.
October 4, 2021
Loadsmart, The Home Depot partner on flatbed capacity app | Digital LTL Council standardizes eBOL
Flatbed fleets dedicated to one customer are often saddled with empty miles. Also: According to the Digital LTL Council, digitalization can save organizations up to 2% of freight under management, saving the industry up to $1.2 billion.
October 4, 2021
8 tips to save on fleet costs
Keeping track of costs can be harrowing, especially the incidental ones.
October 4, 2021
False positive driver behavior alerts get '10x reduction' with SmartWitness AIDE
SmartWitness reports that their new AIDE software add-on for telematics systems reduces false driver behavior alerts ten-fold.
September 29, 2021
New cloud-based TMS, driver workflow tools enter truckload market
Magnus Technologies releases enterprise SaaS-based TMS and Motorcity Systems integrates driver-dispatch communication tool with Eleos platform.
September 28, 2021
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New video safety systems do more for less
KeepTruckin, J.J. Keller and CamerMatics are three companies who have most recently taken advantage of lower-cost hardware with expanded functionality to launch new video safety products.
September 28, 2021
Lytx and HD Fleet unveil portable video event data recorder
The Surfsight AI-12 VEDR can capture in-cab and road-facing video to help with training and exoneration. Also: Digital freight platform Transfix Inc., plans to go public on the New York Stock Exchange; CameraMatics sets sights on U.S. market.
September 26, 2021
Secret Service agents warn fleets about 'fuel skimming'
During the Comdata user conference, Secret Service agents warned fleets about high-tech fuel theft. Fleets are using their own technology to fight back.
September 21, 2021
New C.H. Robinson tech gives shippers insight into spot market rates and trends
Since January 2020, load postings are up 176% while postings from trucks looking for loads are down 5% – an imbalance that's driving up rates up.
September 20, 2021
McLeod sees 58% sales increase, Transflo expands suite
The ongoing COVID pandemic has accelerated sales of TMS systems and document automation tools.
September 17, 2021
Defensible or not? Experts give steps to prevent legal risks
Plaintiff attorneys will do everything they can to convince judges and jurors that defendant carriers are not doing everything possible to operate safely.
September 9, 2021
First U.S.-based ELD provider added to Canadian registry
With the addition of the apollo ELD, the Transport Canada's ELD registry list now includes four devices. Also: Old Dominion sees loads, revenue jump; Southeast Mack Trucks dealer expands into Midwest with acquisition.
September 7, 2021
Truck, trailer shortages fuel need for predictive maintenance
Holding on to used equipment longer raises the risk of unplanned maintenance events. Predictive maintenance can help.
September 3, 2021
Driver engagement, tech tools assist with recruiting, retention efforts
Three truck drivers participating in a recent Transflo webinar talked about how communication, honesty and transparency can help fleets recruit and retain good drivers. Transflo's Doug Schrier also talks about tech the company is offering to help drivers.
September 2, 2021
Tech helps freight brokers find 'hidden' capacity
Freight brokers are using new tools to connect faster and more efficiently with carriers by offering “book it now” loads.
September 1, 2021
Research: 'community of learners' training works for drivers
A 'community of learners' approach was recently implemented and researched with the drivers at America’s Service Line.
August 31, 2021
Tech update: New products decrease inspections, expand shipment tracking
PrePass bypass now available on Omnitracs One platform, and fleets gain new options for tracking loads and shipment conditions.
August 29, 2021
Watch, coach & delete: Using data to fight off accident verdicts
Carriers should implement data management policies that provide "systematic and orderly ways of getting rid of data that's no longer legally required or necessary for the active management of the driver."
August 25, 2021
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California 88K lb. load limit targeting port congestion dubbed 'lipstick on a pig'
While California Gov. Gavin Newsom believes a larger 88,000-lb. gross truck weight can help reduce port congestion, trucking experts feel otherwise.
Troubleshooting aftertreatment woes starts early
Used truck prices likely to extend climb into 2022
Cargo theft likely to spike over the next seven days
4 Steps to improve fleet uptime and save technician time
Shifting the driver paradigm: Winning with equipment, technology and culture
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