Fleet Management http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Lucas Oil names COO http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/lucas-oil-names-coo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001LAtWAowv9BOV2Z8NhFbJA2CSN47OWA3azZspAj-2Z5rycDVZfeqPSLXgZsDVfNfR23gCDnuILiJGtKK1Yzp5TgrXH3KM8AF7pUdPKuLU1_-DIkR4LREfIAK1E8z8lcwGTJCRajPn6x9FfeoYUwoM-XQDRyZAe5_sffqKO26qiI4=&amp;c=KkCRXcZmJC2xeRD00oUS9em1h197qyZw3xW5JS4bv3fSn5xahaf3_g==&amp;ch=iSp_6UFsfMjA7kQZHpgamU9oXle1GiSo97ORFKW_2j0pX3Ibg3c7kw==">Lucas Oil Products</a> has named Tom Fredrickson chief operating officer. Fredrickson has served as general manager and chief administration officer.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/lucas-oil-names-coo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/lucas-oil-names-coo#comments Fleet Management News Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:47:00 +0000 148351 at http://fleetowner.com Mileage-based user fees conference slated http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/mileage-based-user-fees-conference-slated <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The <a href="http://mbufa.org/">Mileage-Based User Fee Alliance (MBUFA)</a> has announced that <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001-VCD9cUFkDrs71mx5il9aMsRY0SyHZeh96x7TUxBj51tRuFTFLy-F-xXpiL6UtiT0YvoJbqrMY4rRgQNV2c0dBXNvUll6sCPzmasDp3BCUNJy0gz3CrvI3SpA9Ynr8c4vaqJbdKBETHl4mcWCdww7OWiZSTe-na9d6uRSG0nemRdo3a0a7bUFogA8R-DUCKbUIZUpuGSheFYDZ8TueWoFfeeifXsR6au-FH2BwrnXUI=&amp;c=f4kETdHqq6QTEfnTirzUbXxO_2VYj3nGiorzJgiB4EwEl3NOAcosmw==&amp;ch=CIy1G9CnxMTjc0gb7hUAY39icOkS3mrOdoN2DLqSuiHVhp-yQ1emvA==" target="_blank"><strong>registration is now open</strong></a> for its second annual National Conf</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/mileage-based-user-fees-conference-slated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/mileage-based-user-fees-conference-slated#comments Fleet Management News Fri, 23 Jan 2015 13:45:00 +0000 148331 at http://fleetowner.com January 23, 2015: Truck driver wins jury award; Ford grapples with ambulance engine stalling issue; 12 year-old desires to be a truck driver. http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/january-23-2015-truck-driver-wins-jury-award-ford-grapples-ambulance-engine-stallin <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Here is a look at what is happening in the world of transportation this morning:</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/january-23-2015-truck-driver-wins-jury-award-ford-grapples-ambulance-engine-stallin" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/january-23-2015-truck-driver-wins-jury-award-ford-grapples-ambulance-engine-stallin#comments Fleet Management News Fri, 23 Jan 2015 12:46:00 +0000 148311 at http://fleetowner.com New “proof-of-citizenship” rules for TWIC card http://fleetowner.com/regulations/new-proof-citizenship-rules-twic-card <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The <a href="http://www.tsa.gov/">Transportation Security Administration</a> (TSA) plans to make several changes to its Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program this year, such as lowering the card&rsquo;s fee slightly while boosting &ldquo;proof-of-citizenship&rdquo; documentation requirements.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/regulations/new-proof-citizenship-rules-twic-card" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/regulations/new-proof-citizenship-rules-twic-card#comments Fleet Management News Regulations Fri, 23 Jan 2015 11:05:00 +0000 148301 at http://fleetowner.com Photo courtesy of CBP Paragon Software acquires majority share in Axida http://fleetowner.com/technology/paragon-software-acquires-majority-share-axida <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.paragonrouting.com/us">Paragon Software Systems</a> has acquired a majority stake in Axida, with whom Paragon has jointly developed solutions for managing and optimizing home delivery services. The acquisition ensures the continued investment in and development of the combined portfolio of home delivery products, Paragon said, including&nbsp; <a href="http://www.paragonrouting.com/us/product/4/paragon-hds-home-delivery-system">Paragon HDS</a>.</p> <p>Paragon is also integrated with Axida&rsquo;s full HDi product.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/paragon-software-acquires-majority-share-axida" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/paragon-software-acquires-majority-share-axida#comments Fleet Management News Technology Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:14:00 +0000 148241 at http://fleetowner.com January 22, 2015: Heavier trucks as environmental salve; Teamsters lose another FedEx Freight vote; Rise of fake engine noise. http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/january-22-2015-heavier-trucks-environmental-salve-teamsters-lose-another-fedex-fre <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Here is a look at what is happening in the world of transportation this morning:</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/january-22-2015-heavier-trucks-environmental-salve-teamsters-lose-another-fedex-fre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/january-22-2015-heavier-trucks-environmental-salve-teamsters-lose-another-fedex-fre#comments Fleet Management News Thu, 22 Jan 2015 13:08:00 +0000 148211 at http://fleetowner.com SOTU 2015: Roadwork, yes, pie in the sky first http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/sotu-2015-roadwork-yes-pie-sky-first <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A charged up President Obama challenged Congress last night to &ldquo;turn the page&rdquo; away from partisanship and work with him to pass legislation that he argued would strengthen &ldquo;middle-class economics&rdquo; for years to come.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/sotu-2015-roadwork-yes-pie-sky-first" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/sotu-2015-roadwork-yes-pie-sky-first#comments Fleet Management News Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:23:00 +0000 148171 at http://fleetowner.com whitehouse.gov PeopleNet creates new business lines, names Kessler to lead Trucking division http://fleetowner.com/technology/peoplenet-creates-new-business-lines-names-kessler-lead-trucking-division <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.peoplenetonline.com">PeopleNet</a> has revamped its business lines into four new channels. They are Trucking, Energy Services, Video Intelligence and Channels/OEMs. General manager Mark Kessler will lead the Trucking division, the largest of the four.</p> <p>&nbsp;The Trucking division will focus its efforts on innovating new products and services to help fleets deliver more KPI&rsquo;s and analytics in order to give fleets a competitive advantage in the marketplace, PeopleNet, a division of Trimble, said.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/peoplenet-creates-new-business-lines-names-kessler-lead-trucking-division" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/peoplenet-creates-new-business-lines-names-kessler-lead-trucking-division#comments Fleet Management News Technology Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:13:00 +0000 148121 at http://fleetowner.com EpicVue sponsors TCA Highway Angel program http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/epicvue-sponsors-tca-highway-angel-program <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>In-cab satellite TV package provider EpicVue will be the exclusive sponsor of the Truckload Carriers Assn. (TCA) Highway Angel program. The program awards truck drivers for good deeds, ranging from simple acts of kindness, such as fixing a flat tire, to heroic life-saving efforts.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/epicvue-sponsors-tca-highway-angel-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/epicvue-sponsors-tca-highway-angel-program#comments Fleet Management News Technology Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:12:00 +0000 148101 at http://fleetowner.com BigRoad releases ELD http://fleetowner.com/technology/bigroad-releases-eld <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.bigroad.com">BigRoad</a> has announced the release of DashLink, an electronic logging device.</p> <p>&ldquo;We wanted to give the industry the easiest and most flexible way to get started with engine-connected electronic logs,&rdquo; said Terry Frey, BigRoad co-founder and COO.&nbsp;&ldquo;Unlike existing embedded on-board recorders (EOBRs), we created DashLink so it can be installed in seconds for a very low cost.&nbsp; And it requires no contract to get started.&rdquo;&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/technology/bigroad-releases-eld" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/technology/bigroad-releases-eld#comments Fleet Management News Technology Wed, 21 Jan 2015 14:10:00 +0000 148081 at http://fleetowner.com