TECHNOLOGY UPDATE

An ATRI survey found that the use of truck parking apps is more prevalent among younger drivers.

ATRI: Young Drivers Most Likely To Use Apps to Find Truck Parking

An ATRI survey found that the use of truck parking apps is more prevalent among younger drivers. Why could that be?

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Despite being days into the federally mandated ELD deadline, there are no certified ELDs in Canada.

Canada ELD Mandate Deadline Passes with No Certified Devices

Canada's June 12 ELD mandate implementation date came and went with no actual devices certified yet – but a second certification company has been named.

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If you're going to have a fully self-driving truck, you have to think about how to prevent...

Bridgestone Kodiak Investment to Enable Smart Tire Tech in Autonomous Trucks

What happens if an autonomous truck gets a flat tire? Kodiak and Bridgestone are working together to use technology to help keep that from being a problem.

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Heavy Duty Trucking Equipment Editor Jim Park won a 2021 Jesse H. Neal Award in the Best...

HDT Editor Wins Journalism Award for Autonomous Trucking Coverage

Heavy Duty Trucking Equipment Editor Jim Park was honored with a 2021 Jesse H. Neal Award in the Best Technical/Scientific Content category for his coverage of autonomous truck technology.

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A new pilot project will use artificial intelligence to help identify pedestrians and other...

Truck of the Future Project to Address Blind Zones in AI Pilot

The Together for Safer Roads coalition, with Anheuser-Busch InBev, Republic Services, and the New York City Department of Citywide Administrative Services, will work with a behavioral AI company to test ways to reduce blind zones around the truck as part of the Truck of the Future project.

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PGT Trucking will deploy 1,000 autonomous relay convoy systems to enable one driver to pilot a...

PGT Trucking To Deploy Automated Convoy Technology

During an eight-year partnership with Locomation, PGT Trucking will deploy 1,000 autonomous relay convoy systems to enable one driver to pilot a lead truck while a follower truck operates in tandem through a fully autonomous system.

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J.B. Hunt will complete a test run with Waymo Via, the company’s autonomous Class 8 trucking...

J.B. Hunt, Waymo Partner on Autonomous Freight Transport

Waymo’s autonomous Class 8 trucking unit will haul freight between facilities in Houston and Fort Worth, Texas, for one of J.B. Hunt’s top customers.

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U.S. Xpress' new digital brokerage unit complements its new Variant "digital fleet."

U.S. Xpress 'Reimagines' Brokerage, Focuses on Technology

U.S. Xpress Enterprises is “reimagining” its brokerage segment, building and scaling a digital freight marketplace that benefits both carriers and shippers.

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