Fleet Equipment Private Motor Carrier

Making the Grade

New low-viscosity oils will play a </strong><strong>key role in boosting fuel economy

NASHVILLE, TN – Cleaner air has traditionally come at a cost. Tighter emission standards have led to pricey equipment, increased downtime, added maintenance, and maybe even trucks with lower residual values, says Paul Menig of Tech I-M, a consulting service …Continue

In the Black

Track your costs and find the profits with a tire benchmarking program

Randy Obermeyer’s work at Batesville Logistics involves life spans in more ways than one. He certainly tracks every tire from the moment it’s mounted to the day the retreaded casing is finally scrapped. But even the fleet’s cargo plays a …Continue

Coming Attractions

Better aerodynamics, improved oils, enhanced stability ... and trucks that drive themselves? They may be closer than you think.

“Some of the things that are happening now are making the average driver closer to the best driver.” – Jennifer Rumsey, Cummins At first glance there was nothing unusual about the two trucks and three cars merging with other traffic …Continue