The Best Lane Boosts the Bottom Line

Trucking companies are finding that not all freight lanes are created equal financially. So, many of them are turning to software products — packages that include everything from mapping technology to detailed cost analysis — […]

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Electric Trucks Reach the Market

It appears that the time for electric commercial trucks has arrived. After years of announcements promoting concepts and prototypes, several suppliers have introduced battery-electric production models. As with other alternative power systems, such as hybrids […]

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Diesel Techs Retiring

A good portion of diesel mechanics today are baby boomers, and with the boomers reaching retirement age between 2010 and 2030, many are predicting that a severe diesel mechanic shortage is on the horizon. In […]

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Regular Check-Ups Prevent Costly Fixes

Ken Eggen at Tango Transport in Shreveport, La., knows that one size doesn’t fit all. That is why he has separate preventative maintenance checklists for each of the three engine models his fleet runs. He […]

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