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3 Reasons Smaller Carriers Will Always Be A Part of the Semi-Truck Industry

With all the new regulations taking effect in the trucking industry, some believe that smaller carriers will be driven out. They cite the cost of implementing things such as ELDs and compliance with the GHG rules. However, ...

New Preventive Maintenance Products to Make Your Life Easier

Whether you're new to trucking or a seasoned vet, good semi-truck maintenance tips are probably always welcome. The ability to take care of your rig while you're on the road is a skill that takes awhile to get down, but once ...

John Deere and Telogis Partnering to Offer New Software for Construction Equipment Fleets

Maintaining a fleet of construction equipment is a tricky job requiring excellent attention to detail and top-notch multitasking skills. Ensuring proper maintenance, tracking equipment from one project to the next, and ...

Winter Semi-Truck Maintenance Tips

When the days grow shorter and the weather takes on a brisk feeling, you know that winter is right around the corner. Winter semi-truck maintenance is essential to keep your rig running smoothly during adverse weather ...

When Hydraulic Systems Fail

A wide variety of construction equipment uses hydraulic systems to power heavy machinery. When hydraulic systems break down, the results can be costly to businesses both large and small. To reduce the risk of failure, ...

New Hydrogen Semi-Truck Technology Near Launch

Soon, the same element that powers the sun will be powering your semi-truck. Nikola Motor Co. is about to unveil its hydrogen semi-truck technology by releasing three products related to emissions-free semi-trucks. ...

Tips for Choosing the Right Construction Or Heavy Equipment Financing

There's no doubt about it, construction equipment is expensive and it can be difficult to come up with the capital that you need to make such a large purchase. Most times, taking the money directly out of the company's ...

How to Care for your Low Back While Maintaining a Trucker's Lifestyle

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics truck drivers are more likely to suffer back injuries more than any other occupation. It's no secret that sitting for long periods of time can cause a whole slew of low back ...

New Technology Helps Monitor and Control Construction Equipment Operator Fatigue

Construction equipment operators have one of the toughest, and most dangerous, jobs in the nation. These highly-skilled individuals must be diligently focused on the task at hand to avoid accidents and injury. However, long ...

Three Security Measures That Protect Against Cargo Theft

Truck drivers have a difficult job, there's no denying that. They're often called upon to spend hours behind the wheel to assure their cargo arrives at its destination on time and in perfect condition. They are also guardians ...
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