Technology
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

FMCSA Issues E-Log Rule

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration published its long-awaited proposal that will require all interstate truck drivers to use electronic logging devices two years after the rule becomes final.

March 17, 2014
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

Publication of ELD Proposal Is ‘Imminent,’ Ferro Says

Omnitracs

Publication of the proposed rule requiring trucks to have electronic logging devices is “imminent,” Anne Ferro, head of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, told a House subcommittee hearing March 12.

Michele Fuetsch | Staff Reporter
March 12, 2014
Government, Business, Technology, Autonomous

Podcast Debut: ‘RoadSigns’ Tackles Autonomous

RoadSigns podcast

Welcome to the inaugural episode of Transport Topics' new podcast: RoadSigns. Our debut episode focuses on how the trucking industry’s steady and ongoing development of autonomous technology may someday affect truck drivers. Click to listen!

Transport Topics
June 11, 2018
Business, Technology

GE Capital Fleet Services Announces Asset Tracking Service

GE Capital Fleet Services announced a product that allows fleet managers to track assets such as trailers and equipment in real time.

Transport Topics
March 12, 2014
Special Coverage, Technology, Equipment, Safety

Noregon Launches New Diagnostics Tool

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Noregon Systems announced it has launched a full-vehicle remote diagnostics tool.

Transport Topics
March 12, 2014
Business, Technology

200,000 Trailer Tails Expected to be in Use by 2017

ATDynamics

An estimated 200,000 trailers will be equipped with trailer-tail technology by 2017, according to manufacturer ATDynamics.

Transport Topics
March 11, 2014
Special Coverage, Business, Technology

TMC Launches Committee to Attract Technicians

John Sommers II for TT

NASHVILLE Tenn. — The Technology & Maintenance Council said it is launching a new effort to attract more technicians to the industry and improve their training.

Transport Topics
March 10, 2014
Business, Technology

UShip Integrates with eBay for Larger-Than-Parcel Shipping

Online shipping market operator uShip Inc. said it has reached an agreement with eBay Inc. to incorporate uShip-powered shipping options for eBay categories that frequently involve larger-than-parcel goods heavier than 150 pounds.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
March 10, 2014
Business, Technology

McLeod’s Sales Hit New Record in 2014

McLeod Software said its sales grew 30% in 2013 to the highest annual level in the company’s history.

Transport Topics
March 3, 2014
Business, Technology

Trimble Reports Higher Fourth-Quarter Profit

Trimble Navigation Ltd. reported higher fourth-quarter profit than a year ago and increased revenue.

Transport Topics
February 11, 2014
Government, Business, Technology

NHTSA Starts Work on Car-to-Car Communications Proposal

U.S. DOT

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration wants cars of the future to communicate with each other in the hopes of reducing accidents, the agency said Feb. 3.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
February 3, 2014

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