ELD

Technology, Government, Business, Equipment

ELDs: Do Your Homework Before You Buy

As carriers chart out their plans to comply with the upcoming electronic logging device mandate, one of the first questions they likely will ask is this: Which of the many devices on the market will actually meet the regulation’s requirements?

May 12, 2016
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

Wex to Integrate Fuel Data With ELDs

Fuel-card provider Wex Inc. announced that it plans to help fleets better manage purchases by combining its fuel data with telematics data from electronic logging devices.

Transport Topics
April 29, 2016
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

ELD Mandate Poses Special Challenge for Truck Leasing, Rental Operations

NationaLease

As the trucking industry prepares for the federal electronic logging mandate, carriers and equipment providers are grappling with one of the murkier aspects of the regulation — how to use the technology in lease and rental vehicles.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
April 18, 2016
Business, Government, Safety, Autonomous

ELD Mandate Compliance Vexes Some Smaller Fleets

Jonathan S. Reiskin/Transport Topics

COLUMBUS, Ind. — Small- and medium-size trucking fleets continue to wrestle with the federal electronic logging mandate, with some finding pleasant surprises and others making operational changes as a result of the transition away from paper, executives said at an industry conference.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
April 11, 2016
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment, Fuel

GE's Oil Business Seen Finding `Missing Piece' With Baker Hughes

Brent Lewin/Bloomberg News

General Electric Co. could become one of the top players in the oil services and equipment industry if it decides to bid for Baker Hughes Inc.

David Wethe and Rick Clough | Bloomberg News
April 8, 2016
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

Training Crucial for ELDs, FMCSA Official Says

Seth Clevenger/TT

DALLAS — Driver training on electronic logging devices will play an essential role in helping to smooth the trucking industry’s transition to the federally mandated technology, an official with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration told an audience of carriers and technology providers.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
February 15, 2016
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

Driver Training Crucial for ELD Transition, FMCSA Official Says

Seth Clevenger/Transport Topics

DALLAS — Driver training on electronic logging devices will play an important role in the trucking industry’s transition to the federally mandated technology, an official with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration told an audience of carriers and technology providers.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
February 4, 2016
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

ATA Says it Expects to File Court Brief in Support of Electronic Log Mandate

American Trucking Associations said late last week it expects to file a court brief in support of the electronic logging mandate, after a legal challenge from the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association.

David Elfin | Staff Reporter
December 21, 2015
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

ATA Says It Expects to File Court Brief in Support of Electronic Log Mandate

American Trucking Associations said it expects to file a court brief in support of the electronic logging mandate, after a legal challenge from the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association.

David Elfin | Staff Reporter
December 18, 2015
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

OOIDA Sues FMCSA Over ELD Mandate

PeopleNet

A day after the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration released its final rule on the use of electronic logs for all trucks built since 2000, the Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association filed suit against the agency.

David Elfin | Staff Reporter
December 15, 2015

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