Government, Business, Technology, Safety

Truckers Work to Purge Systems of Banned Chinese Technologies, but Challenges Remain

Huawei Huawei is one of the companies on the banned list. (Kin Cheung/Associated Press)

Most motor carriers doing business with the federal government are believed to have responded to a requirement that they do their best to purge technology systems of five banned Chinese technology providers said to be potential hackers into U.S. intelligence and defense agencies’ information systems.

Eric Miller | Senior Reporter
May 24, 2021
Business, Technology, Equipment

Goodyear Opens Office in Silicon Valley

The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. has opened its first office in California’s Silicon Valley to connect with automakers and technology firms.

September 5, 2017
Business, Technology

Maxwell Technologies Signs Purkeys as Distributor of Engine Start Module

Maxwell Technologies

Maxwell Technologies announced that it has signed an agreement with Purkeys, an electrical systems provider for the trucking industry, for distribution of Maxwell’s ultracapacitor-based engine start module product line.

Michael G. Malloy | Web Editor
February 11, 2015
Business, Technology

ALK Offers Enhanced PC Miler

ALK Technologies Inc. said it has released its PC Miler 25 product line with new features, such as estimated arrival and departure times, to help users’ compliance with delivery schedules.

July 5, 2011
Business, Technology

Opinion: Alternative Risk Transfer Options

Ensuring the safe delivery of every load should be a top priority in the trucking industry. Yet, even with the most sophisticated technologies and best risk-management techniques, bad things can happen to good people — or good carriers.

December 13, 2010