There has been some confusion regarding new California regulations for trailers. The new rules (California Phase 2) mainly affect trailer and aerodynamic device manufacturers, but fleets should at least be familiar with the basics of the regulation.November 4, 2019Sponsored Content
Manufacturers who have been proactive in sustainability efforts are well-positioned to lead the industry into the future, especially with new regulations from the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Trucks Plan.
As a diesel technician with 15 years’ experience, Joe Siadak knows truck engines well. But biodiesel taught him something new. When Mahoney Environmental, where he is lead technician, decided to run its fleet on biodiesel, he had some concerns.
Trucks deliver nearly 70 percent of all annually transported freight across the U.S and Canada, therefore it's an important component of the transportation system. Read this white paper to learn how an automated permitting and routing system offers significant efficiency, productivity, and cost-effective gains in the permitting and routing process to improve the motor carrier industry.October 7, 2019Sponsored Content
Diesel-powered vehicles have adopted increasingly complex exhaust emissions aftertreatment systems over the last decade, and if ignored can lead to downtime and a loss of productivity. Modern truck systems and technology are always changing, and every fleet’s preventive maintenance procedures must be adjusted to include their aftertreatment systems.
Managing rapidly growing business costs is not easy and uptime is essential. So what can you do to address this problem? Solar power. It’s an ideal solution to meet your power needs and save you money.
When comparing the cost of third-party maintenance providers, it’s natural to focus on the bill rates. But to properly evaluate, and ultimately compare your total costs, you should take a deep dive into each element that factors into fleet maintenance costs.September 9, 2019Sponsored Content
Permit Book driver app and fleet management tool allows key documents to be electronically loaded into the system and assigned to a driver, truck or trailer to be accessed and viewed anywhere while the driver is on the road.
According to the FMCSA, more than 50% of truck driver fatalities happen in a rollover, an alarming statistic if you drive a concrete mixer or employ drivers who do.July 22, 2019Sponsored Content
The ELD deadline is approaching. And yes, you must be compliant by Dec. 16. But, the deadline couldn’t have come at a better time. You’re in the driver’s seat to select the partner that is best for your fleet.June 17, 2019Sponsored Content
The ELD deadline is approaching. And yes, you must be compliant by December 16. But, the deadline couldn’t have come at a better time. You’re in the driver’s seat to select the partner that is best for your fleet.June 17, 2019Sponsored Content