Tag: Trucking

  • Optimizing Operations and Boosting Efficiency in the Trucking Industry

    Optimizing Operations and Boosting Efficiency in the Trucking Industry

    As a trucking company, maximizing performance and efficiency is critical for long-term success. By optimizing routes, investing in fuel-efficient technologies, and training and maintaining your drivers and fleet, you can reduce costs, improve customer satisfaction, and increase your profitability. In this blog, we will explore several strategies that trucking companies can use to improve performance […]

  • Save Money and Improve Safety: The Importance of Regular Wheel Alignments

    Save Money and Improve Safety: The Importance of Regular Wheel Alignments

    Following a routine maintenance schedule can help reduce maintenance costs and improve vehicle safety. As well as helping to reduce expenditures towards things like fuel, downtime, and accidents. Wheel alignment on any vehicle, when properly maintained, can help to improve the vehicle’s handling, fuel efficiency, and extend the life of the tires. Improper suspension maintenance […]

  • Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

    Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration

    The FMCSA is the lead federal government agency responsible for regulating and providing safety oversight of commercial motor vehicles (CMVs), to include more than 500,000 commercial trucking companies, more than 4,000 interstate bus companies, and more than four million commercial driver’s license (CDL) holders. “FMCSA’s MISSION is to save lives and reduce crashes and injuries by […]

  • Driver Trends and Hiring Tips

    Driver Trends and Hiring Tips

    According to payroll data issued by the U.S. Department of Labor, the number of trucking jobs decreased by 11,400 in September. Making it only the 3rd month since the pandemic that there were negative job posts. Seasonally adjusted Labor Department figures show that there were approximately 1,580,800 jobs available in the truck transportation sector in […]

  • Diesel Market Outlook

    Diesel Market Outlook

    ​​Recent reports that the US currently has a 25-day supply of diesel fuel (the lowest level since 2008) have caused alarms for many people who work in the industry. But it may not be as bad as the media is making it seem. Consider the table below: As much as 15 million barrels of crude […]

  • Data Integration: The Key to Trucking Company Success

    Data Integration: The Key to Trucking Company Success

    The possibilities of today’s modern data processing technology is nearly endless—until it isn’t. Currently, technology is being used to track vehicle health, driver behaviors, collisions, routing, dwell time, fuel costs, temperature sensors, asset locations, and so on. When back-office and in-cab technologies are unable to communicate with one another, fleets experience a pain point that […]