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 Apr 09, 2015

Simulating the dangers of distracted driving

Allstate Insurance Co. is putting its unique driving simulator on the road again this year to help highlight the dangers of distracted driving to the....More
in Trucks at Work Apr 08, 2015

Could the NP300 become the new Frontier in the U.S.?

This week, the Renault-Nissan Alliance and Germany’s Daimler AG announced the development of a new Mercedes-Benz pickup truck, based off Nissan....More
in Trucks at Work Apr 06, 2015

New math for logistics?

Here’s something interesting to think about: Hari Natarajan, an associate professor of operations and supply chain management with the....More
in Trucks at Work Mar 31, 2015

Tackling near-term regulations, taxes, and tolling efforts

Dealing with trucking’s many non-operating related costs, such as compliance with regulations, payment of taxes and of course highway tolls, is....More
in Trucks at Work Mar 30, 2015

Even four wheelers keep looking for fuel savings

Tire maker Bridgestone Americas Inc. – the U.S. subsidiary of Japan’s Bridgestone Corp. – recently unveiled the results of an....More
in Trucks at Work Mar 25, 2015

The next step in smaller diesels

A lot of interesting stuff gets unveiled at the annual Mid America Trucking Show (MATS), but one of the more interesting things that will make an....More

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