As the global economy continues to grapple with inflation, fleet companies are feeling the impact on their bottom line. Many fleet managers are asking how to reduce fleet costs in today’s environment. Inflation affects fleet companies in a variety of ways, from increasing fuel and maintenance costs to raising insurance premiums. It is crucial for fleet companies to implement effective cost management strategies to maintain profitability and remain competitive in today's market.
Continental has added new tire pressure monitoring capabilities with the launch of a valve cap sensor that communicates with the company’s existing telematics platforms.
During the recent Cummins-Meritor PSI Fleet Technology Event, HDT joined the tour of the PSI production facility in San Antonio, Texas, to see how automatic tire inflation systems are made.
Fifth wheels are a safety-critical feature that often doesn't get the attention it should. Fontaine Fifth Wheel's SmartConnect aims to change that, with driver alerts and predictive maintenance for fleet managers.
Thirty years ago, Pressure Systems International invented what it calls the industry’s first tire inflation system for trailers. Recently the company announced it had surpassed the milestone of more than 2 million systems sold.
The Volvo FH Electric became the first-ever electric truck to be named the International Truck of the Year – Europe’s top honor for heavy-duty commercial vehicles.