Sean Kilcarr

Senior Editor, Penton Media comments on trends affecting the many different strata of the trucking industry -- light and medium duty fleets up through over-the-road truckload, less-than-truckload, and private fleet operations

Posts by Sean Kilcarr

in Trucks at Work Mar 21, 2017

A look into trucking’s Oompa-Loompa files

Now, no one panic! This isn’t the beginning of an ode to that 1971 classic movie Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and the oddest of its....More
in Trucks at Work Mar 20, 2017

Safety technology? Great. Self-driving technology? Not so much.

Re-insurance giant Munich Re recently conducted a survey among 1,001 U.S....More
in Trucks at Work Mar 17, 2017

It’s not a lock that good times lay ahead for trucking

There are certainly good trend lines developing for trucking right now – orders are strengthening nicely for trucks and trailers, for starters....More
in Trucks at Work Mar 15, 2017

Not to make fun of YRC’s trucks, but …

It’s becoming a noted axiom in trucking these days that new trucks, despite an often bigger sticker price, offer better fuel economy and....More
in Trucks at Work Mar 10, 2017

Procuring higher quality replacement truck parts

The quest to obtain good quality replacement parts for newer and older model trucks, much less for trailers and other trucking equipment, at prices....More

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