Truckstop.com releases load tracking service, mobile app
Shipping giant signs on with Convoy, will post loads to app
For more about the new era of quotsuperhumanquot truckers see the full story along with test track video on FleetOwnercom
Up close: Navistar CatalIST SuperTruck
A carbonbased life form with a CDL remained aboard for the entire route monitoring the delivery from the sleeper berth Photo Otto
Omnitracs39 online game Zombie Dispatch lets you rack up points while trying to avoid zombies and deliver a virus antidote It39s also meant to illustrate the importance of trucking drivers and technology in the daytoday supply chain as well as after emergencies like natural disasters
The case against speed limiters
How will autonomous vehicle technology earn its keep In addition to safety benefits OTTO founder Anthony Levandowski envisions a future where highway tractors will be built without cabs noting that 3040 of the cost of a truck is related to driver comfort In turn these smaller lighter vehicles would allow for greater payloads and 247365 operating capability
The CatalIST Navisar39s SuperTruck project has achieved fuel efficiency of 13 miles per gallon
ldquoWe see this as an evolution not a revolution in truckingrdquo NACFE39s Roeth said in regards to platooning Photo courtesy of Peloton