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I.D. Systems' PowerFleet® for Logistics Equips Entire Samuel Coraluzzo & Torrissi Transport Fleet  GlobeNewswire

WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J., Aug. 19, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDSY), a leading provider of enterprise asset management and ...


Companies are already decarbonizing shipping without electric fleets — here's how  GreenBiz

This article is adapted from GreeBiz's newsletter, Transport Weekly. Subscribe here. Electric vehicle fleets might be the future, but for most fleet managers, the ...


RideOS aim to accelerate next-generation transportation fleets  SmartCitiesWorld

Ridehail API and open source mobile apps are designed to empower companies to build and manage their own ride-hailing network.


KeepTruckin Releases Facility Insights to Help Fleets Minimize Delays and Detention  Argus Press

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 20, 2019--. KeepTruckin, a leading fleet management platform for modern trucking companies, today announced ...


Pets Can Help Fleet Recruitment Efforts and Boost Driver Satisfaction  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Roadmaster Group once turned down a driver applying to the company who requested to travel ...


New SDG&E Electrification Initiative Focuses on Medium-, Heavy-Duty Fleets  NGT News

To support regional and statewide goals to reduce air pollution and greenhouse-gas emissions (GHGs) from tailpipes, San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) will ...


ID Systems equips entire Samuel Coraluzzo & Torrissi fleet with in-cab tech  ROI-NJ.com

I.D. Systems Inc., a Woodcliff Lake-based provider of enterprise asset management and industrial IoT technology, announced Monday it has deployed its in-cab ...


Perspective: Paving the Way for Health-Ready Technology  Transport Topics Online

The commercial vehicle industry is poised to get even smarter thanks to health-ready components, says Wally Stegall of Morey.


Bombardier confirms three-year services contract for new East Midlands Railway franchise in the UK  GlobeNewswire

New contract reaffirms long-standing relationships with Abellio and with Eversholt Rail; Derby Etches Park depot to maintain Bombardier Class 222s for East ...


Fleet Management Solution Market Improving at a CAGR of +22% During 2019-2025 with Top Vendors Like Arvento Mobile Systems, Astrata, Autotrac, Digicore Technologies, Fleetio, Verizon Connect  Market Expert

Fleet (vehicle) management can incorporate a scope of capacities, for example, vehicle financing, vehicle upkeep, vehicle telematics, driver management, ...


Leavitt's Freight Service Achieves Lowest Annual Loss Ratio in Company History During First Full Year with SmartDrive Video-Based Safety Program  Yahoo Finance

Specialized Flatbed Carrier Achieves 10% Decrease in Preventable Crash Rate Per Million Miles. - 11 Driver Exonerations Realized as a Result of Adoption.


Car Hauler Jack Cooper Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy  Heavy Duty Trucking

Car Hauler Jack Cooper Ventures has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy citing difficulty competing with its mostly non-unionized competition.


Cubic and Transport for New South Wales Extend Contactless Payment to Sydney's Bus Fleet  PRNewswire

SAN DIEGO, July 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cubic Corporation (NYSE:CUB) today announced its Cubic Transportation Systems business division and Transport ...


Automated Transmissions Shift Into High Gear  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] A notable shift in the types of transmissions used in fleets' Class 8 trucks has occurred over the ...


Vietnam Airlines Takes Delivery of First 787-10  Aviation International News

National carrier Vietnam Airlines took delivery of its first of eight Boeing 787-10s on lease from Air Lease Corporation (ALC) as part of a major restructuring plan ...


Merging driver safety: fleets look to combine devices, data  Commercial Carrier Journal

P&B Transport is using Zonar Coach, a camera-based driver safety and performance management system, that gives drivers feedback on a variety of metrics.


Burgoyne-Allen: 5 Things to Know About America's School Bus Driver Shortage — & What States Can Do About It  The 74

As the new school year begins, students in many districts are once again boarding the iconic yellow school bus each morning. But communities across the ...


UPS Invests in Autonomous Truck Startup TuSimple - Fleet Management  Heavy Duty Trucking

UPS announced it has invested in the tech startup TuSimple and will work with the company to better understand the capabilities and potential of autonomous ...


Class 8 Orders in July Sink to Lowest Level Since 2010  Transport Topics Online

Class 8 orders were down to their lowest level since 2010 in July, according to ACT Research.


Trimble Takes Fleet Management Solutions to the Cloud  Heavy Duty Trucking

Trimble has announced that its TMW.Suite and TruckMate transportation management solutions are now available via a cloud-based subscription model.


Availability of Medium-Duty E-Trucks Is Limited as Testing Continues  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Battery-electric medium-duty trucks may have a bright future due to their potential to reduce ...


David Parker: Enrich Software helps companies manage their fleets around the world  Calgary Herald

Calgary is home to a good number of small technology companies that are successful in promoting the city's highly educated, entrepreneurial class of ...


Beep Selects Bestmile to Plan, Manage, and Optimize Autonomous Vehicle Fleets  AiThority

Beep, a Florida-based autonomous mobility solutions company, announced a partnership with Bestmile, the leading fleet orchestration platform.


Not 'go slow', need more certainty in electric vehicle pathways  Down To Earth Magazine

The auto industry slow down must not provoke reactive posturing but spur a firm policy roadmap and a legal mandate in consultation with the industry to bring ...


McCarron Coates gets significant response to bespoke FTA policy  FleetPoint

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 10:07. No Comments. 792 Views. Fleet Insurance, Fleet Management, Fleet News, Freight Transport Association (FTA), General ...


Fleetcheck: status of company car is changing  Verdict

Changing employee priorities could see company car fleets start to become ever less hierarchical in the near future, says FleetCheck.


RNG continues to move passengers on the Big Blue Bus, LAX  Biomass Magazine

The demand for clean, cost-effective renewable natural gas (RNG) as a transportation fuel continues to rise. Clean Energy Fuels Corp. announced it has inked ...


Mercedes EQV launches premium electric van  www.electrive.com

After the eVito and eSprinter, Mercedes-Benz Vans is now launching the EQV, a fully-electric zero-emission van aimed at both private customers and transport ...


Green credentials taking precedence over company car model and grade, says FleetCheck  Fleet World

Company car choice hierarchies could become less important in the near future, as employees place less focus on model and grade and more on eco ...


Changing employee priorities could mean less focus on fleet hierarchies, Fleetcheck says  BusinessCar

Company car fleets could become ever less hierarchical in the near future, due to changing employee priorities. That's according to fleet software company ...


Sea Power: The U.S. Navy and Foreign Policy  Council on Foreign Relations

The U.S. Navy's dominance of the world's oceans has made it an indispensable foreign policy tool as well as a guarantor of global trade, but a mix of challenges ...


China’s Building Hidden Carrier Fleet (Photos)  Sputnik International

While there has been ample focus on China's few but ever-larger fixed-wing aircraft carriers, comparatively little attention has been paid to a host of helicopter ...


Verizon Connect Launches Field Service Dispatch Solution - Fleet Management  Heavy Duty Trucking

Verizon Connect has launched a dispatch solution for field *service* fleets that integrates with its Reveal cloud-based telematics platform, the company ...


Delhi gets 25 Cluster scheme buses with hydraulic lift, CCTV  Outlook India

Delhi gets 25 Cluster scheme buses with hydraulic lift, CCTV. New Delhi, Aug 20 The national capital on Tuesday got 25 new buses equipped with hydraulic lifts ...


Fleet Forward Conference Explores Data Control - Fleet Management  Heavy Duty Trucking

At the 2019 Fleet Forward Conference, representatives from Motorq, LeasePlan, Toyota, and Strategy Analytics will delve into the practical considerations for ...


Edited Transcript of 9107.T earnings conference call or presentation 31-Jul-19 10:59am GMT  Yahoo Finance

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Charging power still a chicken-and-egg gripe for electric fleets in Singapore  AsiaOne

Despite plans to drive pollutive petrol and diesel cars into history, electric vehicles (EVs) have still struggled to lose their training wheels. The relative paucity of ...


Electric Vehicle (EV) charging causing anxiety over switch  FleetNews

Electric Vehicles (EVs) and its charging accessibility remain the biggest factor for those who have not made the switch to EVs, according to a study by Venson ...


NTI deepens Seeing Machines safety tech relationship  Australasian Transport News

National Transport Insurance (NTI) has strengthened its link with safe-driving technology firm Seeing Machines.


Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles & Hermes Europe launch Future Logistics Challenge  Fleet Transport

With the support of the start-up accelerator betahausX, Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles and Hermes Europe has launched the Future Logistics Challenge.


New Corporate Identity at Sentinel  Fleet Transport

On its first anniversary under new ownership at Sentinel Systems, the long established commercial vehicle safety company has launched a brand new image ...


Mayor of the West Midlands welcomes takeover of West Coast Main Line rail services  Birmingham Updates

Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street has welcomed the takeover of West Coast Main Line rail services, describing the news as “a great opportunity” for the ...


Perspective: ELD Data Can Help Fleets Improve Safety  Transport Topics Online

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance will hold its annual Operation Safe Driver Week July 14-20, and this year's theme is speeding.


USA: Fleets operating in Los Angeles to be powered by RNG  PetrolPlaza.com

Companies operating in ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach begin to take delivery of new generation of natural gas heavy-duty trucks. | PetrolPlaza.


'Range anxiety' remains the biggest turn-off for switching to an EV  FleetPoint

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 - 09:02. No Comments. 948 Views. Car News, Charging, Charging Points, Electric Vehicles, General News, Infrastructure, News, ...


Electriphi App Addresses Fleets' Transition to Electric Vehicles  Transport Topics Online

[Stay on top of transportation news: Get TTNews in your inbox.] Electriphi Inc., an electric vehicle fleet and energy management company, launched its Fleet ...


Fleets Consider Benefits, Costs of 6x2 Axle Configurations  Transport Topics Online

Are 6x2 axle configurations a good way to boost the efficiency of heavy-duty trucks, or do the complications outweigh the benefits? The answer varies from one ...


LTL, Parcel Fleets Grow, but Outlook Mixed in Other Sectors  Transport Topics Online

Revenue gains for less-than-truckload carriers were solid in 2018, with momentum coming from increased manufacturing activity and retail sales, along with the ...


How you train affects how you attract women to transportation  Fleet Owner

Editor's note: This is the third part in a series on women working in trucking and how fleets are welcoming them to the industry. Read Part 1 and Part 2. Women In ...


Fleets, Maintenance Shops Eye 24-Hour Service to Enhance Driver Productivity  Transport Topics Online

Fleets Do Their Own Truck Repairs, Open *Service* Bays to Offset Cost.


Fleets Transitioning to New Management as Industry Prepares for the Road Ahead  Transport Topics Online

As the trucking industry enters a new age, fleets increasingly are turning to a new generation of leaders.


Women are changing the transportation industry  Fleet Owner

Editor's note: This is the first part in a series on women working in the trucking and how fleets are welcoming them to the industry. When Ingrid Brown started ...


Walmart Expands Private Fleet Delivery, Adds New Intermodal Service  Transport Topics Online

Walmart has begun expanding the scope and capabilities of its private fleet, taking over store distribution from dedicated contract carriers at facilities in Maine, ...


Nasty nail in tyre: Police warning over fears they were deliberately scattered  New Zealand Herald

Allegations of nails being deliberately scattered at the back of an Oamaru *service* station, damaging vehicle tyres, is a serious matter that jeopardises public ...


Lanehub to Reward Shippers for Helping Fleets Secure Backhauls  Transport Topics Online

Lanehub, a provider of freight lane matching services, said it will soon begin providing financial incentives to shippers that help their contract carriers find ...


Is ComfortDelGro Corporation Ltd's Taxi Division Seeing a Recovery?  The Motley Fool Singapore

A look at financial and operational trends for ComfortDelgro Corporation Ltd (SGX: C52) taxi division may tell us if a recovery is on the way.


Fleets Conduct Real-Life Tests Before Committing to New Tires  Transport Topics Online

Improvements to truck tire technology in recent years have created a collection of products that manufacturers often tout as their most advanced, longest-wearing ...


Amazon Adds Planes to Shipping Fleet to Speed Up Prime Deliveries  Transport Topics Online

Amazon.com is adding 15 aircraft to its shipping fleet in an effort to speed up delivery to customers' doors. The online retailer announced June 18 that it will ...


Some Fleets, 3PLs Turn to Near-Shore Staffing to Address Shortage of Office Workers  Transport Topics Online

While the freight transportation industry has struggled for years to recruit and retain truck drivers and maintenance technicians, many companies are facing ...


2019 Top 20 Best Fleets to Drive For according to TCA  Commercial Carrier Journal

Twenty fleets have been recognized by the Truckload Carriers Association and CarriersEdge in the 2019 Best Fleets to Drive For program. At TCA's Annual ...


ATRI Calls for Operational Cost Data From Fleets  Transport Topics Online

The American Transportation Research Institute is looking for for-hire motor carriers to participate in the annual update to its Operational Costs of Trucking ...


Fleets Credit Safety Systems, Video With Reducing Crashes, Claims  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Active safety technologies such as collision mitigation and lane departure warnings have proved effective at preventing crashes, but proper ...


DHL is networking transport fleets across Europe with idem telematics  Logistics Middle East

Based in Munich and Ulm, idem telematics is part of the BPW Group and specialises in digital networking of transport vehicles. - Roads, Dhl, Telematics, Fleet.


Some Fleets Embrace Paid Lodging for Drivers as Alternative to Sleeper Cabs  Transport Topics Online

When Bill McNamee, a professional truck driver for Carbon Express, first learned he'd be sleeping in hotel rooms while out on the road rather than in a sleeper ...


WABCO introduces new Fleet Solutions business to support transport ecosystems worldwide  The Trucker

BERN, Switzerland — WABCO Holdings, a global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced technologies that improve the safety, efficiency and ...


Among Canada's Top Fleets: RST & Sunbury Transport Take Home Coveted Award for Second Year  GlobeNewswire

SAINT JOHN, New Brunswick, April 26, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With over 110 years combined experience, RST & Sunbury Transport (RST-Sunbury) draw ...


Fleets Prepare Drivers for Extreme Cold  Transport Topics Online

Trucking groups prepared their drivers for the polar vortex gripping the Midwest with tips on operations and safety. The blast of arctic cold swept the region for ...


The rise of private fleets (and dedicated operations)  DC Velocity

The desire for committed capacity, reliable *service*, and predictable cost has created a surge of interest in dedicated and private fleets. That will change the ...


Truck Development is at a Tipping Point - Diesel news  Diesel News

Black boxes have been added to truck cabins and now it's time to integrate the functionality into a single system, truck development is at a tipping point, ...


Fleet leaves hundreds of drivers stranded after sudden closure  Overdrive Magazine

In a story echoing that of the high-profile Christmas Eve 2009 closure of mega-fleet Arrow Trucking, the 700-truck operation Falcon Transport on Friday, April 26, ...


Fleets Seek Aftermarket Companies That Are Easy to Do Business With  Transport Topics Online

LAS VEGAS — Fleet executives are standardizing parts ordering and maintenance procedures as they deal with truck equipment that is increasingly complex ...


Opinion: The Maintenance Shop's Role in Fleet Optimization  Transport Topics Online

Making the best use of your fleet should include considering the role of the maintenance shop. No company wants to continually rely on always having spare ...


Logistics, Transport Hiring Bounced Back in June  Wall Street Journal

Transportation and logistics companies added jobs at a strong pace in June, in a rebound from weak hiring this spring and a sign of growing confidence in U.S. ...


Remote Diagnostics to the Rescue  Transport Topics Online

Remote diagnostics systems available on modern trucks are helping fleets avoid costly repairs and reduce vehicle downtime, and this technology is rapidly ...


Gorilla Safety Launches Fleet Management App  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Gorilla Safety introduced an app designed to improve fleet management at American Trucking Associations' 2019 Technology & Maintenance ...


Mississippi Fleet Preps Young Drivers for Road Ahead  Transport Topics Online

John Stomps, CEO and founder of Total Transportation of Mississippi, said the need for drivers caused him to look into a new strategy in January 2018 — one ...


Amazon is rapidly expanding its air fleet to handle more of its own shipping  CNBC

Amazon aims to compete with FedEx and UPS in the logistics and shipping industry. That's what analysts told CNBC after Amazon Air recently expanded to ...


Bison Transport Expands U.S. Presence with Acquisition of Wisconsin Fleet  Heavy Duty Trucking

Candian carrier Bison Transport has acquired H.O. Wolding, a 320-truck, dry van fleet with truckload operations in the U.S. Midwest, Northeast and Southeast ...


Ban hands-free devices and crack down on all mobile phone usage, say MPs  Fleet World

The Government should look at introducing tougher penalties for all mobile phone usage behind the wheel – including banning hands-free devices, starting first ...


'Smart trailers' will monitor cargo, maintenance status  Commercial Carrier Journal

The family tree for Internet of Things was planted in the trucking industry long before the term was invented. For more than 20 years, fleets have been using ...


Tread carefully: Michelin advice for van fleet managers  Transport Engineer

Operators of van and car fleets could extend their tyre replacement intervals and make greater efficiency savings if drivers were encouraged to take more care of ...


ELD Era Brings Fleets, Shippers Toward More Collaboration, Experts Say  Transport Topics Online

The trucking market has undergone change in many forms over the years as technology and regulatory developments have exerted larger and more intense ...


Trimble, Decisiv Partner to Connect Fleets With Repair Data From Service Providers  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — Trimble Transportation has partnered with Decisiv to streamline communications and data sharing between fleet maintenance shops and their ...


Falcon Transport opens up about mass trucking fleet layoff  Commercial Carrier Journal

Falcon Transport — the roughly 700-truck fleet that suddenly shuttered operations late last month and left its drivers, equipment and freight stranded — says it ...


Amazon shipping could be a tipping point for electric fleets  GreenBiz

Amazon could electrify major portions of its delivery fleet and help kickstart the nascent market for electric trucks.


Drivers Feel Safer in Hotel Rooms, Fleets Say  Transport Topics Online

Carriers that provide paid lodging for drivers said sleeping in hotel rooms not only improves their quality of rest, but also provides them with a greater sense of ...


CVSA's Collin Mooney: Trouble Awaits Fleets Delaying Switch From AOBRDs to ELDs  Transport Topics Online

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — A “manufacturers crisis” in transferring automatic onboard recording device software into electronic logging devices is in the making, ...


Drivers Left Stranded After Falcon Transport Stops Operations  Heavy Duty Trucking

Ohio-based Falcon Transport has ceased operations, notifying its truck drivers over the weekend to stop working and leaving some stranded in the field.


Fleets Offer Salaries, Other Pay Models to Retain Drivers Amid Labor Shortage  Transport Topics Online

Fleets Offer Pay, Bonuses Beyond Cents Per Mile to Retain Drivers.


MiX Telematics Presents Transport Topics Webinar: 5 Telematics Reports Every Fleet Needs  GlobeNewswire

BOCA RATON, Fla., June 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MiX Telematics, a leading global provider of fleet and asset management solutions, announced ...


TuSimple Proceeds With Plans to Build World's Largest Self-Driving Truck Fleet  Transport Topics Online

LAS VEGAS — Autonomous truck developer TuSimple said it will expand its U.S. test fleet to 40 vehicles by June, which the company claims will make it the ...


Englander to Add 100 Peterbilt Model 579s to Fleet - Equipment  Heavy Duty Trucking

Englander Transportation is adding 100 new Peterbilt Model 579 UltraLoft tractors to its fleet over the next 12 months.


2019 Top 100 For-Hire Carriers  Transport Topics Online

The strongest economy in decades drove big gains in 2018 for most, but not all, of the largest freight carriers in North America. Check out our 2019 Top 100 ...


Aging Driver Workforce Increases Workers' Compensation Risks for Fleets, Experts Say  Transport Topics Online

An aging workforce of drivers is elevating the risk of workers' compensation claims for fleets even as trucking companies are seeing stable or even lower ...


TMC, FleetNet America Unveil Findings From Benchmarking Program  Transport Topics Online

ATLANTA — One truckload fleet averaged more than 75000 miles between roadside breakdowns in the fourth quarter last year, about seven times the vertical ...


Mozambican Transport Specialist Lalgy Transport Streamlines Logistics Across Its Fleet With Comprehensive MiX Telematics Solution  PRNewswire

MIDRAND, South Africa, May 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MiX Telematics, a leading global provider of fleet and mobile asset management solutions, today ...


Trucking Firms Large and Small Urged to Think Electric  Transport Topics Online

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Regional trucking firms should take a good long look at electric trucks, experts in the industry said. And a lack of planning could be ...


China, Ethiopian Airlines Ground Their Max 8 Fleets  Aviation International News

Ethiopian Airlines has followed the Civil Aviation Authority of China in grounding all its Boeing 737 Max 8s in response to Sunday morning's crash of one of the ...


Competition Heats Up in Trailer-Tracking Market  Transport Topics Online

As the capabilities of onboard sensors and trailer-tracking systems have expanded, so has the level of competition in this segment of the trucking technology ...


2019 Top Refrigerated (Truckload and LTL) Carriers  Transport Topics Online

2019 annual rankings provide an indispensable overview of the largest for-hire carriers in North America, along with timely analysis of trends shaping the ...


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