Misclassification Battle Continues at Ports
February 8, 2016
Every few months, it seems, we report on a strike or protest at the ports about the alleged practice of "misclassifying" drivers as owner-operators rather...
Will Global Interest Spur DME Adoption in North America?
January 22, 2016
Low oil and diesel prices have dampened interest in alternative fuels, and dimethyl ether, more commonly known as DME, is no exception. But will global...
What Does a Skateboarder Have to do with CSA?
January 15, 2016
A tragic accident illustrates why carriers want the Compliance, Safety, Accountability program to include crash accountability.
Commentary: Congress Pulls a FAST One on Highway Funding
January 15, 2016
The simple fact that we finally have a long-term bill is good news yet for a bill that is supposed to be about funding the updating and upkeep of our...
Girl Scout Cookie Distribution Goes High-Tech
December 30, 2015
Girl Scout cookie sales have gone digital, and Detroit-based Evans Distribution Systems is handling the shipping for more than a million boxes of Thin...
Commentary: 10 Things to Take Away From the Year of the Driver
December 11, 2015
With another year behind us, Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge takes a look back at the year of the driver.
Q&A: Wabco Americas Chief Talks About Braking, Safety Tech and More
December 8, 2015
This summer, Wabco Holdings named Jon Morrison president of its Americas business unit. He has spent 30 years in the global transportation industry and most...
10 Things You Might Not Know About LNG
December 7, 2015
Lower diesel prices may have slowed interest in natural gas fuel, but liquefied natural gas can still be a good fit for certain applications.
Volvo Truck vs. 4-year-old With Remote Control
December 3, 2015
While a lot of kids may have a remote-controlled vehicle of some sort on their wish list for Santa, one 4-year-old got the ultimate such driving experience...
Commentary: Why magazines are still important
November 13, 2015
A print magazine like Heavy Duty Trucking magazine may seem quaint. Old-fashioned. Yet magazines give you something you can’t get digitally.