March 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Jim Beach
Truckstop operators have always used technology to meet customer needs and remain competitive. From relatively low-tech devices such as pay phones and fax machines to high-tech services such as wireless Internet access, shore power connections and smart phone apps, truckstops remain places drivers can connect — with both the office and home.
Tags: Comdata, Technology, Telogis, NexTraq, Z-Con, Truckstops, Diesel, Fuel and Oil
January 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Glen Sokolis, Contributor
Weather forecasters are predicting not only one of the coldest, but the snowiest winters in the last five years. Here are a few simple tips to help maintain your equipment and fuel tanks
Tags: Maintenance, Diesel, Winter
December 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Tags: More Maintenance, Diesel, Winter
October 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Test Drives
By Tom Berg, Senior Editor
Cruising down the Interstate, you glance at the tachometer and gasp as you see the needle hovering at under 1,200 rpm. Yet the engine isn't vibrating or straining, and the rig continues to move steadily forward
Tags: Test Drive, Mack, Diesel
September 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Editorial
By Deborah Whistler, Editor
Late summer's sharp declines in wholesale diesel prices are likely just short - term relief.
Tags: Diesel, OPIS, Diesel Prices
May 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Oliver B. Patton, Washington Editor
Volvo has committed to a long-term program of evaluating seven renewable fuels made through five processes from nine feedstocks.
Tags: Volvo, Diesel, Renewable Fuel, greenhouse gas emissions
August 2006, TruckingInfo.com - Editorial
By Jim Winsor, Executive Editor
'07 diesels are almost here. Is your fleet going to stock two oil specs – one for older engines?
Tags: Diesel, Fleet Management
May 2006, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor
A revolutionary truck refrigeration unit offers hybrid fuel economies and major maintenance savings.
Tags: Diesel, Reefer
February 2006, TruckingInfo.com - Test Drives
By Tom Berg, Senior Equipment Editor
It's made for hauling heavy loads in contemporary style and comfort.
Tags: Volvo, Diesel, Heavy Haul
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