Fleet Owner http://fleetowner.com/rss.xml en Lawsuit alleges GM cheated on diesel emissions tests http://fleetowner.com/hd-pickup-van/lawsuit-alleges-gm-cheated-diesel-emissions-tests <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A lawsuit filed in a U.S. District Court in Detroit alleges that automaker General Motors cheated on government diesel emissions tests.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/hd-pickup-van/lawsuit-alleges-gm-cheated-diesel-emissions-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/hd-pickup-van/lawsuit-alleges-gm-cheated-diesel-emissions-tests#comments HD Pickup & Van Equipment News Fri, 26 May 2017 13:47:00 +0000 219411 at http://fleetowner.com <p>A lawsuit alleges that GM pickup trucks with Duramax diesel engines (shown above in production)&nbsp;include three devices that are rigged to allow more pollution on the road than during treadmill tests in the Environmental Protection Agency laboratory.&nbsp;</p> ITI offers cargo securement training http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/iti-offers-cargo-securement-training <div class="field-deck"> ITI training to help reduce violations before and during CVSA’s Roadcheck. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Instructional Technologies Inc. (ITI) announced it is offering <a href="http://www.instructiontech.net/" target="_blank">free cargo securement training</a> focused on open deck transportation companies in advance of the annual Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance&rsquo;s (CVSA) International Roadcheck June 6-8.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/iti-offers-cargo-securement-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/iti-offers-cargo-securement-training#comments Equipment Fleet Management News Fri, 26 May 2017 13:24:00 +0000 219401 at http://fleetowner.com Velociti expands headquarters http://fleetowner.com/technology/velociti-expands-headquarters <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.velociti.com/" target="_blank">Velociti</a> is in the final stages of construction on an expansion project that will double the size of its Riverside, MO, headquarters facility.&nbsp; The additional 33,000-sq.-ft. will not only accommodate Velociti&rsquo;s growing team, but will house an expanded warehouse for inventory management, staging and configuration; a fitness center and a cafeteria.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/velociti-expands-headquarters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/velociti-expands-headquarters#comments Fleet Management News Technology Fri, 26 May 2017 13:09:00 +0000 219391 at http://fleetowner.com Getloaded.com CEO Pat Hull joins Doft http://fleetowner.com/technology/getloadedcom-ceo-pat-hull-joins-doft <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>New ground freight-sharing platform Doft (Do Freight Transportation) has welcomed Pat Hull, the CEO and founder of Getloaded.com, as an advisor to the company.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/getloadedcom-ceo-pat-hull-joins-doft" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/getloadedcom-ceo-pat-hull-joins-doft#comments News Technology Fri, 26 May 2017 12:53:00 +0000 219381 at http://fleetowner.com Tracking the growing list of supply chain threats http://fleetowner.com/blog/tracking-growing-list-supply-chain-threats <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>It&rsquo;s perhaps appropriate as we head into the Memorial Day weekend &ndash; a holiday established to reflect upon the sacrifices made to protect our country &ndash; to think about just some of the many ongoing threats facing the transportation and logistics industry.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/blog/tracking-growing-list-supply-chain-threats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/blog/tracking-growing-list-supply-chain-threats#comments News Trucks at Work Trucks at Work Fri, 26 May 2017 12:33:00 +0000 219371 at http://fleetowner.com <p>U.S. Air Force personnel conduct attempted robbery, kidnapping/hostage taking and hijacking scenario training exercises. (U<em>SAF</em><em> Photo: Donna L. Burnett</em>)</p> Roadrunner welcomes new executive, relocates HQ http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/roadrunner-welcomes-new-executive-relocates-hq <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.rrts.com/" target="_blank">Roadrunner Transportation Systems</a> announced that Terence R. Rogers has joined the company as executive vice president and chief financial officer.</p> <p>Prior to joining Roadrunner, Rogers served for four years as chief financial officer for The Heico Companies, LLC, parent company for a diversified portfolio of over 35 businesses. His career includes 17 years in financial positions with Ryerson Inc., a distributor and value-added processor of industrial metals, most recently as chief financial officer.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/roadrunner-welcomes-new-executive-relocates-hq" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/roadrunner-welcomes-new-executive-relocates-hq#comments Fleet Management News Fri, 26 May 2017 12:13:00 +0000 219361 at http://fleetowner.com Volvo, Mack show off 2017 Ride to Freedom trucks http://fleetowner.com/equipment/volvo-mack-show-2017-ride-freedom-trucks <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/volvo-1?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Volvo</a></span> Trucks unveiled the design of its 2017 Ride for Freedom truck that will accompany a motorcade of about 160 motorcycles to Washington for Memorial Day weekend.</p> <p>The VNR model, assembled at the New River Valley plant in Dublin VA., will participate in the &ldquo;Run for the Wall&rdquo; motorcycle rally.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/volvo-mack-show-2017-ride-freedom-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/volvo-mack-show-2017-ride-freedom-trucks#comments Equipment Fleet Management News Thu, 25 May 2017 17:15:00 +0000 219341 at http://fleetowner.com XPO offers tuition-free truck driver training http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/xpo-offers-tuition-free-truck-driver-training <div class="field-deck"> Company takes aggressive step to combat shortage of truckers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>XPO Logistics Inc. announced it offering provide free tuition to its truck driving schools, income while training and a job upon graduation.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/xpo-offers-tuition-free-truck-driver-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/xpo-offers-tuition-free-truck-driver-training#comments Fleet Management News Thu, 25 May 2017 16:29:00 +0000 219331 at http://fleetowner.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">Students who enroll for free in XPO&#39;s&nbsp;driver training school will&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">work part time as&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">dock&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 12.8px;">workers. <em>(Photo: XPO Logistics)</em></span></p> Housing authority partners with Enterprise Fleet Management http://fleetowner.com/hd-pickup-van/housing-authority-partners-enterprise-fleet-management <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Albuquerque Housing Authority (AHA) in New Mexico is partnering with <a href="http://www.efleets.com/" target="_blank">Enterprise Fleet Management</a> to upgrade its fleet and help reduce costs. Through the partnership, AHA said it is expected to save $200,000 over the next 10 years.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/hd-pickup-van/housing-authority-partners-enterprise-fleet-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/hd-pickup-van/housing-authority-partners-enterprise-fleet-management#comments HD Pickup & Van Equipment News Thu, 25 May 2017 13:37:00 +0000 219311 at http://fleetowner.com Ward Transport and Logistics COO to retire http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/ward-transport-and-logistics-coo-retire <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.wardtlc.com/" target="_blank">Ward Transport and Logistics Corp</a>., a family owned regional LTL carrier and logistics solutions provider, announced that Chuck DeLutis, COO, will retire at the end of June.</p> <p>According to the company, before joining Ward, DeLutis previously enjoyed an executive and sales leadership career with YRCW/Roadway. He joined Ward in 2013 after retiring from YRCW/Roadway.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/ward-transport-and-logistics-coo-retire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/ward-transport-and-logistics-coo-retire#comments Fleet Management News Thu, 25 May 2017 13:22:00 +0000 219301 at http://fleetowner.com Rear View Safety offers backup camera for Chevy City Express Vans http://fleetowner.com/hd-pickup-van/rear-view-safety-offers-backup-camera-chevy-city-express-vans <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Rear View Safety recently introduced a <a href="https://www.rearviewsafety.com/safety-solutions/backup-camera-systems/backup-camera-system-for-chevy-city-express-vans-rvs-924718-ce.html" target="_blank">backup camera system designed specifically for Chevy City Express Cargo Vans</a>. Rear View Safety, which celebrates its 10th anniversary this year, has a wide variety of vehicle specific products, including systems created for <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/ford-0?intlink=incontent " title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Ford</a></span>, GMC, Jeep, Mercedes, Nissan, and Toyota.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/hd-pickup-van/rear-view-safety-offers-backup-camera-chevy-city-express-vans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/hd-pickup-van/rear-view-safety-offers-backup-camera-chevy-city-express-vans#comments HD Pickup & Van Equipment News Thu, 25 May 2017 13:17:00 +0000 219291 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Rear View Safety recently released its RVS-924718-CE backup camera system for Chevy City Express Vans.&nbsp;</p> Choosing an ELD Solution http://fleetowner.com/whitepapers/choosing-eld-solution <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With all the ELDs out there, how do you know which one is right for your fleet?</div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/whitepapers/choosing-eld-solution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/whitepapers/choosing-eld-solution#comments Fleet Management Whitepapers Thu, 25 May 2017 12:35:00 +0000 219321 at http://fleetowner.com Might drones replace trucks for package deliveries? http://fleetowner.com/blog/might-drones-replace-trucks-package-deliveries <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>It is no secret that many think drones &ndash; or, to use their technical descriptive, <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unmanned_aerial_vehicle">unmanned aerial devices</a> (UAVs) &ndash; prove an ideal delivery platform for small packages.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/blog/might-drones-replace-trucks-package-deliveries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/blog/might-drones-replace-trucks-package-deliveries#comments News Trucks at Work Trucks at Work Thu, 25 May 2017 10:41:00 +0000 219281 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Photo: DHL</p> House panel OKs steps to further ease military transition to trucking http://fleetowner.com/regulations/house-panel-oks-steps-further-ease-military-transition-trucking <div class="field-deck"> Both bills are expansions of measures included in FAST Act. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The <a href="https://transportation.house.gov/" target="_blank">House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee</a> approved two measures on May 24 to further ease the transition of military personnel seeking commercial driver&#39;s licenses.&nbsp;</p> <p>Both are expansions of measures initially included in the 2015 FAST Act.</p> <p>Introduced by Rep. Rob Woodall (R-GA), HR 2547 will make more medical professionals at medical facilities operated by the <a href="https://www.va.gov/" target="_blank">Veteran Affairs</a> (VA) eligible to conduct physicals for truck drivers.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/regulations/house-panel-oks-steps-further-ease-military-transition-trucking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/regulations/house-panel-oks-steps-further-ease-military-transition-trucking#comments Fleet Management News Regulations Thu, 25 May 2017 01:20:00 +0000 219271 at http://fleetowner.com <p>A soldier&nbsp;in the U.S. Army navigates through a set of cones during a truck rodeo&nbsp;in April.&nbsp;(<em>Photo: Sgt. Kyle&nbsp;Fisch/U.S. Army</em>)</p> Electronic Logging Devices 101 (whitepaper) http://fleetowner.com/whitepapers/electronic-logging-devices-101-whitepaper <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Electronic Logging Devices 101: Everything you need to know in order to be ELD ready. Don’t get held back by the ELD Mandate</div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/whitepapers/electronic-logging-devices-101-whitepaper" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/whitepapers/electronic-logging-devices-101-whitepaper#comments Fleet Management Whitepapers Wed, 24 May 2017 20:35:00 +0000 219261 at http://fleetowner.com Daseke announces stock plan for truck drivers http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/daseke-announces-stock-plan-truck-drivers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="https://www.daseke.com/" target="_blank">Daseke Inc.</a> announced a new stock plan designed around professional company truck drivers. <a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/merger-take-trucking-firm-daseke-public" target="_blank">Daseke became a public company</a> earlier this year and is traded on NASDAQ (DSKE, DSKEW).</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/daseke-announces-stock-plan-truck-drivers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/daseke-announces-stock-plan-truck-drivers#comments Driver Management Resource Center Fleet Management News Wed, 24 May 2017 19:50:00 +0000 219251 at http://fleetowner.com ELD mandate: A business burden or technology upgrade? http://fleetowner.com/technology/eld-mandate-business-burden-or-technology-upgrade <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Ready or not, by Dec. 18, 2017, most commercial truck drivers will be required to use electronic logging devices (ELDs) to record their hours of service. For carriers, that means driver retention and productivity challenges lie ahead.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/eld-mandate-business-burden-or-technology-upgrade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/eld-mandate-business-burden-or-technology-upgrade#comments Fleet Management News Technology Wed, 24 May 2017 19:11:00 +0000 219241 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Typically, the impact for businesses that have already converted to ELDs is not nearly as significant as those that are likely to convert going forward, noted FTR&#39;s Eric Starks. (<em>Photo: Aaron Marsh</em>)</p> Daimler AG under investigation for emissions fraud http://fleetowner.com/equipment/daimler-ag-under-investigation-emissions-fraud <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>German officials from the Stuttgart public prosecutor&rsquo;s office searched the premises of Daimler AG at several locations in Germany on Tuesday as part of an investigation into the possible manipulation of exhaust-gas after treatment in passenger cars with diesel engines.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/daimler-ag-under-investigation-emissions-fraud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/daimler-ag-under-investigation-emissions-fraud#comments Equipment Fleet Management News Wed, 24 May 2017 18:49:00 +0000 219231 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Several federal and state authorities in Europe and the U.S. are investigating the emissions control systems used in Mercedes-Benz vehicles. <em>(Photo: Mercedes</em>)</p> State trooper confidential: What to know about roadside inspections http://fleetowner.com/driver-management-resource-center/state-trooper-confidential-what-know-about-roadside-inspections <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>When drivers look in their rear view mirror and spot a state patrol vehicle, they probably imagine potential scenarios that could take place. The road ahead diverges in two ways: the patrol officer could simply drive by or, in the scenario most drivers dread, the red and blue lights turn on and the officer pulls them over for a violation and/or a roadside inspection.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/driver-management-resource-center/state-trooper-confidential-what-know-about-roadside-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/driver-management-resource-center/state-trooper-confidential-what-know-about-roadside-inspections#comments Driver Management Resource Center Fleet Management News Wed, 24 May 2017 18:15:00 +0000 219221 at http://fleetowner.com Descartes acquires ShipRush http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/descartes-acquires-shiprush <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.descartes.com/" target="_blank">Descartes Systems Group</a> announced it has acquired ShipRush, a provider of e-commerce multi-carrier parcel shipping solutions for small-to medium-sized businesses (SMBs).</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/descartes-acquires-shiprush" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/descartes-acquires-shiprush#comments Fleet Management News Wed, 24 May 2017 14:49:00 +0000 219211 at http://fleetowner.com GCR Tires & Service launches Route Planner Tool http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/gcr-tires-service-launches-route-planner-tool <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>GCR Tires &amp; Service (GCR), a business of Bridgestone Americas Inc., recently launched a new Route Planner tool available on the GCR website. Powered by an enhanced Store Location Finder application, the Route Planner provides access to course intelligence to locate GCR stores along haul routes and select store locations based on their specific service needs, the company noted.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/gcr-tires-service-launches-route-planner-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/maintenance/gcr-tires-service-launches-route-planner-tool#comments Maintenance News Wed, 24 May 2017 13:02:00 +0000 219201 at http://fleetowner.com YRC: Think technology first, trucking second http://fleetowner.com/technology/yrc-think-technology-first-trucking-second <div class="field-deck"> Motor carriers need to both embrace and lead with technology, explains chief customer officer at YRC Worldwide. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>PHILADELPHIA. Justin Hall believes that it&rsquo;s time to rethink how trucking companies visualize themselves and the services they provide in order to survive and thrive in the increasingly <a href="http://fleetowner.com/blog/supply-chain-going-digital-trucking-ready-follow" target="_blank">digitized world of supply chain operations</a>.</p> <p>&ldquo;We need to embrace and lead with technology,&rdquo; Hall, chief customer officer for LTL conglomerate <a href="http://yrc.com/" target="_blank">YRC Worldwide</a>, explained during a presentation here at the ALK Technology Summit.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/yrc-think-technology-first-trucking-second" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/yrc-think-technology-first-trucking-second#comments News Technology Wed, 24 May 2017 10:40:00 +0000 219181 at http://fleetowner.com <p>&ldquo;We&rsquo;re trying to get the groups within our company to act like entrepreneurs.&quot; &mdash;Justin Hall, YRC Worldwide. (<em>Photo: Sean Kilcarr/Fleet Owner</em>)</p> Trump aims to ease tolling restrictions http://fleetowner.com/regulations/trump-aims-ease-tolling-restrictions <div class="field-deck"> Budget blueprint offers additional insight into $1 trillion infrastructure plan. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>President Trump&rsquo;s call for easing federal tolling restrictions as part of his $1 billion infrastructure plan drew sharp criticism from several trucking and highway groups.</p> <p>Trump released his overall fiscal 2018 budget blueprint on May 23, which seeks a 12.7% cut to $16.2 billion in funding for the Department of Transportation. Included was a section offering further insight into the $1 billion, 10-year infrastructure plan that is still being finalized.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/regulations/trump-aims-ease-tolling-restrictions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/regulations/trump-aims-ease-tolling-restrictions#comments Fleet Management News Regulations Tue, 23 May 2017 20:18:00 +0000 219171 at http://fleetowner.com <p>&quot;We should reduce this [tolling] restriction and allow the states to assess their transportation needs and weigh the relative merits of tolling assets.&quot; &mdash;White House statement. (<em>Photo: Sean Kilcarr/Fleet Owner</em>)</p> Ryder launches NaviShare software platform http://fleetowner.com/technology/ryder-launches-navishare-software-platform <div class="field-deck"> Company said new platform provides real-time visibility, tracking, matching, and sharing of truck capacity. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Ryder System announced the <a href="http://www.ryder.com/navishare" target="_blank">launch of Ryder NaviShare</a>, a cloud-based platform that provides real-time shipment visibility, predictive alerts, and exception dashboards.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/ryder-launches-navishare-software-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/ryder-launches-navishare-software-platform#comments Fleet Management News Technology Tue, 23 May 2017 18:48:00 +0000 219161 at http://fleetowner.com Truck tonnage index down 2.5% in April http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/truck-tonnage-index-down-25-april <div class="field-deck"> Index off 1.8% from year earlier, ATA reports. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.trucking.org/" target="_blank">American Trucking Assns.&rsquo;</a> advanced seasonally adjusted (SA) For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index slipped 2.5% in April, <a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/truck-tonnage-index-dips-march" target="_blank">following a 1.1% decline during March</a>. (March&rsquo;s percentage decrease was slightly more than reported on April 18, ATA said.) In April, the index equaled 134 (2000=100), down from 137.4 in March. The all-time high was 142.7 in February 2016.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/truck-tonnage-index-down-25-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/truck-tonnage-index-down-25-april#comments Fleet Management News Tue, 23 May 2017 18:28:00 +0000 219151 at http://fleetowner.com <p>ATA&rsquo;s For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index slipped 2.5% in April, following a 1.1% decline during March. Compared with April 2016, the SA index fell 1.8%.&nbsp;<em>(Getty Images)</em></p> PACCAR to build new plant in Texas http://fleetowner.com/equipment/paccar-build-new-plant-texas <div class="field-deck"> Dynacraft facility will be located about 30 miles from Dallas. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Ken Hastings, <a href="http://www.paccar.com/">Paccar</a>&rsquo;s head of investor relations and corporate development, confirmed to Fleet Owner the company is planning to a new manufacturing facility in McKinney, TX., located about 30 miles north of Dallas.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/paccar-build-new-plant-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/paccar-build-new-plant-texas#comments Equipment News Tue, 23 May 2017 16:19:00 +0000 219141 at http://fleetowner.com <p>A worker inside the PACCAR parts distribution center in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. (Photo: PACCAR)</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Tractors are not in your future http://fleetowner.com/technology/tractors-are-not-your-future <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Back in the 1980s I was working at Eaton in corporate research. A popular topic in industrial automation at that time was Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs). They are still around; of course, they have their own website (<a href="http://www.automaticguidedvehicles.com/" target="_blank">http://www.automaticguidedvehicles.com/</a>). There were systems that used wires in the floor to provide paths to follow, something like Elon Musk&rsquo;s hyperloop tunnels with fixed paths.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/tractors-are-not-your-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/tractors-are-not-your-future#comments News Technology Tue, 23 May 2017 14:49:00 +0000 219131 at http://fleetowner.com The Fleet Safety Equation, Part 1 (whitepaper) http://fleetowner.com/whitepapers/fleet-safety-equation-part-1-whitepaper <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Fleet Safety Equation framework provides a starting point for thinking about fleet safety in its entirety</div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/whitepapers/fleet-safety-equation-part-1-whitepaper" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/whitepapers/fleet-safety-equation-part-1-whitepaper#comments Fleet Management Whitepapers Tue, 23 May 2017 14:35:00 +0000 219191 at http://fleetowner.com Shell SuperRigs 2017: And the winners are … http://fleetowner.com/equipment/shell-superrigs-2017-and-winners-are <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Bill Rethwisch of Tomah, WI, captured Best of Show honors with his 2016&nbsp;<span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/peterbilt-0?intlink=incontent " title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Peterbilt</a></span> 389 at the 35th Annual Shell Rotella SuperRigs competition held May 18-20 at Exchange Center at Expo Square in Tulsa, OK. He was awarded $10,000 from Shell Rotella and $5,000 from MAC trailer. Rethwisch also won for Best Interior and Best Engine.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/equipment/shell-superrigs-2017-and-winners-are" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/equipment/shell-superrigs-2017-and-winners-are#comments Equipment News Tue, 23 May 2017 12:32:00 +0000 219121 at http://fleetowner.com Konexial, Cloud Logistics partner to produce GoLoad Service http://fleetowner.com/technology/konexial-cloud-logistics-partner-produce-goload-service <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.konexial.com/" target="_blank">Konexial</a>, makers of the My20 electronic logging device (ELD) app for truck drivers, and global logistics transportation management system (TMS) <a href="http://www.gocloudlogistics.com/" target="_blank">Cloud Logistics</a> announced a partnership to bring their GoLoad service to the trucking industry.</p></div> <p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/konexial-cloud-logistics-partner-produce-goload-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/konexial-cloud-logistics-partner-produce-goload-service#comments Fleet Management News Technology Tue, 23 May 2017 12:04:00 +0000 219111 at http://fleetowner.com