Fleet Management http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en 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 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> 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 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 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