Fleet Management http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en White paper does the detention math for shippers http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/white-paper-does-detention-math-shippers <div class="field-deck"> Just 2 wasted hours a day adds up to 25,000 lost miles per year </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Would the 11-hour driving limit for truckers make more sense to shippers and receivers if that time could be translated into value, into real-world miles, into dollars and cents? That’s the approach taken in a recent white paper, “660 Minutes: How Improving Driver Efficiency Increases Capacity,” from J.B. Hunt Transport Inc.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/white-paper-does-detention-math-shippers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/white-paper-does-detention-math-shippers#comments Driver Management Fleet Management News Regulations Tue, 07 Jul 2015 01:40:00 +0000 164571 at http://fleetowner.com Thinkstock NSC offers cell phone policy assessment survey http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/nsc-offers-cell-phone-policy-assessment-survey <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The <a href="http://nsc.org/">National Safety Council</a> (NSC) is launching what it calls a &ldquo;<a href="http://www.nsc.org/policytool">cell phone policy assessment tool</a>&rdquo; designed to determine whether a company&rsquo;s cell phone use policy reduces or actually increases liability risk gaps.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/nsc-offers-cell-phone-policy-assessment-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/nsc-offers-cell-phone-policy-assessment-survey#comments Fleet Management News Mon, 06 Jul 2015 20:24:00 +0000 164551 at http://fleetowner.com Yokohama names new technical service director http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/yokohama-names-new-technical-service-director <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Tom Kenny, a 33-year tire industry veteran, has taken over for Dan Guiney as <a href="http://www.yokohamatire.com/"><u>Yokohama Tire Corporation&#39;s</u></a> (YTC) director of technical service, the company announced. Guiney recently retired after 43 years in the tire business, the last 13 with Yokohama, according to the company.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/yokohama-names-new-technical-service-director" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/yokohama-names-new-technical-service-director#comments Equipment Fleet Management News Mon, 06 Jul 2015 14:13:00 +0000 164481 at http://fleetowner.com FleetPride selects new CEO http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/fleetpride-selects-new-ceo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><a href="http://www.fleetpride.com/"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">FleetPride</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3"> announced that Don Sturdivant has been selected by the Board of Directors to serve as the new CEO of the company.</font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/fleetpride-selects-new-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/fleetpride-selects-new-ceo#comments Fleet Management News Mon, 06 Jul 2015 14:11:00 +0000 164471 at http://fleetowner.com Your July 6 Pre-Trip: Oregon launches per-mile charging system http://fleetowner.com/regulations/your-july-6-pre-trip-oregon-launches-mile-charging-system <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Here are five things worth knowing today:</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/regulations/your-july-6-pre-trip-oregon-launches-mile-charging-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/regulations/your-july-6-pre-trip-oregon-launches-mile-charging-system#comments Fleet Management News Regulations Mon, 06 Jul 2015 13:53:00 +0000 164441 at http://fleetowner.com Tri-National opens new terminal http://fleetowner.com/driver-management/tri-national-opens-new-terminal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://tri-nat.com/"><u>Tri-National Inc.</u></a> (TNi) says it is known in the trucking industry for being a small, intimate company with a strong focus on its drivers and their families. The company said it has a big reputation for offering drivers the best in the industry when it comes to home time, equipment and total earning potential. TNi recently opened its newest terminal located in Franklin, KY.&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/driver-management/tri-national-opens-new-terminal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/driver-management/tri-national-opens-new-terminal#comments Driver Management Fleet Management News Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:54:00 +0000 164331 at http://fleetowner.com ATA names Stephenson VP, Supply Chain Security & Operations http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/ata-names-stephenson-vp-supply-chain-security-operations <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">The </font><a href="http://www.trucking.org/"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Calibri" size="3">American Trucking Assns</font></u></a><font face="Calibri" size="3">. promoted Boyd Stephenson to the position of vice president of supply chain security and operations, the organization announced.</font></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/ata-names-stephenson-vp-supply-chain-security-operations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/ata-names-stephenson-vp-supply-chain-security-operations#comments Fleet Management News Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:36:00 +0000 164321 at http://fleetowner.com Your July 2 Pre-Trip: Trucksignz owner raises awareness for veterans http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/your-july-2-pre-trip-trucksignz-owner-raises-awareness-veterans <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 10pt;"><font face="Calibri" size="3">Here are five things worth knowing today: </font></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/your-july-2-pre-trip-trucksignz-owner-raises-awareness-veterans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/your-july-2-pre-trip-trucksignz-owner-raises-awareness-veterans#comments Fleet Management News Regulations Safety Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:20:00 +0000 164311 at http://fleetowner.com Trucking jobs climb to record high, up 7,300 in June http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/trucking-jobs-climb-record-high-7300-june <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The number of jobs in the for-hire trucking industry surged to all-time high in June, according to the monthly report from the U.S. Dept. of Labor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/trucking-jobs-climb-record-high-7300-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/trucking-jobs-climb-record-high-7300-june#comments Driver Management Fleet Management News Thu, 02 Jul 2015 12:56:00 +0000 164291 at http://fleetowner.com Thinkstock A salute to America's military http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/salute-americas-military <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>In the years since Fleet Owner launched its Vehicle Graphics Awards, there have been a number of entries that have honored the men and women of our military. The Vehicle Graphics Awards honor top vehicle wraps and graphics. Winners are honored in Fleet Owner&#39;s June issue each year.</p> <p>In honor of the July 4th weekend, we thought it was appropriate to showcase some of the top military-themed entries we have received over the years.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://fleetowner.com/fleet-management/salute-americas-military#comments Equipment Fleet Management News Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:53:00 +0000 164261 at http://fleetowner.com