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October 4 2016 - Product News

Volvo, Mack Sign Deal With Geotab for Connected Vehicle Services

Volvo Trucks North America and Mack Trucks have entered into a memorandum of understanding with telematics provider Geotab.

Tags: Geotab, Mack Trucks, Connected Vehicle Technology, Volvo Trucks North America

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October 3 2016 - Product News

Microsoft and AT&T Collaborate With Detroit Diesel on Detroit Connect

Detroit Diesel announced collaborations with AT&T and Microsoft to deliver enhancements to its Detroit Connect suite of connected vehicle services.

Tags: AT&T, Detroit Diesel, Microsoft, Connected Vehicle Technology, Daimler Trucks North America

October 3 2016 - Equipment

Yokohama Announces New Ultra Wide Base Drive Tire

Yokohama Tire Corporation has introduced the BluEarth 709L ultra wide base drive tire – a SmartWay verified tire designed for fuel efficiency.

Tags: Yokohama, Fuel Economy, Tires, Wide-Base Tires, Low Rolling Resistance Tires

October 3 2016 - Equipment

Starter Made for Paccar MX-11 and MX-13 Engines

Prestolite Electric’s Leece-Neville Heavy Duty Systems brand is offering a new in-line gear reduction starter motor called the M110608 for Paccar’s MX-11 and MX-13 engines.

Tags: Kenworth, Paccar, Mitsubishi, Peterbilt, Starters, Delco Remy, Prestolite

October 3 2016 - Product News

SmartLinq Updates Include Improvements to Repair Management

Peterbilt introduced new technology improvements to its SmartLinq remote diagnostics platform, adding reasoning engine technology and SmartLinq Service Management.

Tags: Vehicle Diagnostics, Peterbilt, Vehicle Repairs, Parts and Service

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October 3 2016 - Product News

Eaton, Cummins Add Increased Torque Capacity for SmartAdvantage

Eaton and Cummins have expanded the SmartAdvantage powertrain lineup to include a new transmission model with 1,850 lb.-ft. of torque.

Tags: Cummins, Eaton, Powertrain, Transmissions

October 3 2016 - Equipment

Utility Offers Lighter, Stronger Dry Van Trailer

The 4000D-X Composite TBR model is engineered for heavy hauls that often incur a great deal of forklift abuse and lower wall rubbing, as well as with other features that help to deliver improved strength and long-term performance.

Tags: Trailers, Dry Vans, Utility Trailer Manufacturing

Peterbilt's new Model 579 Epiq day cab on display at ATA MC&E. Photo: Deborah Lockridge

October 2 2016 - Industry News

Peterbilt Adds Fuel-Efficient Day Cab

LAS VEGAS — Peterbilt has added a day cab version of its aerodynamic, fuel efficient Model 579 Epiq day cab, aimed at fuel-conscious day-cab fleet customers in regional, tanker and bulk haul applications.

Tags: Peterbilt, Fuel Efficiency, Epiq, ATA MC&E, Day Cabs

The MX-13 has dropped 50 pounds and now offers up to 510 hp and 1,850 lb-ft of torque.

October 2 2016 - Industry News

Paccar Adds Drive Axle, Updates Engines

LAS VEGAS — In a step toward more integrated drivetrains in Kenworth and Peterbilt trucks, Paccar announced a new 40,000-pound tandem axle that saves weight and improves fuel economy.

Tags: Paccar, Diesel Engines, Engines, Axles, Paccar MX Engine, Tandem Axle, ATA MC&E, Vertical Integration

October 1 2016 - Industry News

Zonar Rolls Out Connect Tablet, Software for Fleets

LAS VEGAS – The fleet management technology company Zonar introduced what it says is the next generation tablet and software allowing commercial fleets to take greater control of their operations.

Tags: ATA MC&E, Zonar, ELDs, eDVIR, Tablets

Noregon's Director of Telematics Sales says TripVision is ideal for fleets that operate trucks from different makers. Photo: Evan Lockridge

October 1 2016 - Industry News

Noregon Launches TripVision Safety Management

LAS VEGAS – One day before the official start of the American Trucking Associations annual Management Conference and Exhibition in Las Vegas, there were several product announcements, including from vehicle data company Noregon.

Tags: Noregon Systems, ATA MC&E, telematics

October 1 2016 - Industry News

Driver Fatigue, Distraction Detected by Guardian System from Seeing Machines

LAS VEGAS -- Seeing Machines now offers its Guardian technology in the United States to detect and alert drivers who have fatigue-induced microsleep incidents or driver distraction.

Tags: Driver Fatigue, Distracted Driving, ATA MC&E

September 30 2016 - Product News

Jost Shows New Trailer Developments at IAA 2016

The Jost Group introduced a new fifth wheel coupling and trailer steering system at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover, Germany.

Tags: Trailers, IAA, JOST

September 30 2016 - Products

FleetLocate Harnesses Solar Power to Track Trailers

Spireon has developed a solar-powered trailer and asset telematics solution, providing location information and rich data powered by a renewable energy source.

Tags: Solar Power, Spireon, Trailer Tracking, Asset Tracking

September 30 2016 - Equipment

Utility Introduces Lightweight 4000AE Flatbed Trailer

Utility Trailer Manufacturing introduced the 4000AE flatbed trailer, designed to deliver the strength and benefits of a durable combo trailer.

Tags: Utility Trailer Manufacturing, Flatbeds, Trailers

September 29 2016 - Products

Tech Startup Overhaul Launches Online Marketplace for Shippers

Austin-based startup Overhaul has released a mobile app and online marketplace designed for the unique requirements of enterprise shipping.

Tags: Start up, Freight, Shippers, Load Board

September 29 2016 - Product News

Corcentric Launches E-payments

Corcentric, a provider of cloud-based financial process automation solutions, launched an e-payments solution to help customers further automate and digitize their payments processes.

Tags: Comdata, Cloud-Based Technology, Electronic Payments

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September 29 2016 - Product News

Convoy Offers Live-Streaming Video Platform

Convoy Technologies' new Videomatics dashboard features live-video streaming, video playback and video search capabilities.

Tags: telematics, Video Event Recorders, Convoy Technologies

Photo: Pegasus TransTech

September 29 2016 - Product News

Pegasus TransTech Partners With Geotab on ELD/Telematics Platform

Pegasus TransTech introduced Transflo Telematics, offering a fleet management and electronic logging solution platform.

Tags: Geotab, Transflo, Pegasus TransTech, telematics, Mobile Apps, Hours of Service, ELDs

September 29 2016 - Product News

Lytx Offers Always-On Video Telematics With Unisyn Platform

Lytx has introduced the Unisyn platform, a video telematics platform that lets users see, understand and act on fleet and field operations safety and efficiency challenges.

Tags: telematics, Video Event Recorders, Lytx, In-Vehicle Video

Photo: Jim Beach

September 28 2016 - Product News

TMW Introduces Mobile Applications for Innovative IES

Mobile apps designed for TMW Systems Innovation IES Access and Access Plus truck management systems were introduced at the PeopleNet TMW in.sight User Conference.

Tags: Fleet Management Software, TMW Systems, Mobile Apps

September 28 2016 - Product News

Mahle Shows More Efficient Bearings at IAA

Mahle is working on a camshaft technology that will replace conventional bearings with wear-free roller bearings, the company announced at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Show in Hannover, Germany.

Tags: Fuel Efficiency, IAA, Emissions Reduction, Mahle, GHG emissions

September 27 2016 - Products

Mobile Column Lift Designed for Flexibility

Stertil-Koni‘s ST 1064 is a high-performance, lower capacity hydraulic mobile column lift with a capacity of 14,000 pounds per column, or 56,000 pounds for a set of four.

Tags: Vehicle Lifts, Mobile Column Lift, Stertil-Koni

September 27 2016 - Product News

3G-TM Integration Announced for TMW Suit and TruckMate

An integration that allows carriers in the non-asset and blended transportation business to model customer and carrier rate contracts across all transportation modes was announced Sept. 27 by TMW Systems at its joint-users conference with PeopleNet.

Tags: PeopleNet, TMW Systems, Software Integration

September 27 2016 - Products Offers Freight Rate Analysis Tool has announced the release of Rate Analysis, a rate platform that allows customers to use market data and their rate history to make quick and data-driven decisions on their shipping rates.

Tags: Freight Rates, Freight Market,


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