How to Make Automatic Emergency Braking Right For Your Fleet

The Dangers of Ignoring Emerging Safety Technology In the trucking industry, change is constant, but change can be difficult to accept. This has certainly been the case with technological advances in trucking as both drivers and fleet managers have been faced with new additions to rigs like automatic braking systems and collision avoidance technologies. On [...]
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Steps to Implement a Polyfuel Strategy for Your Fleet

New regulations and shareholder demands are forcing trucking fleets to switch to zero-carbon fuel alternatives. Fleet managers have to handle much of this decarbonization without disrupting business. In a recent article published in Heavy Duty Trucking, Lynn Lyon made some recommendations on applying a polyfuel strategy to meet these goals. Emissions sources are divided into [...]
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Featured Trailers from Intermountain Trailer

View our Featured Trailers and check back for updates! With over 150 Trailers in stock or arriving soon, we are sure to have what you need, check out our full inventory . We are well-known for our great prices, unbeatable service dept and excellent customer care. Come see us today and you’ll find out why! 2019 WABASH [...]
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Carrier Transicold Makes Telematics Standard on Reefer Units

Carrier Transicold is making telematics standard on their most popular reefer units, the X4 and Vector 8000 series. This web-based system provides fleet managers with continuous information on cold chain assets via a centralized data stream. Using the system, they can see trailer temperatures, location, and movement. This makes it easier to manage refrigeration unit [...]
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How the Role of Fleet Maintenance Technician is Evolving

North America’s fleet of Class 8 trucks is undergoing massive changes to meet new demands for safety, fuel economy, and emissions. These new models have more computerized systems than ever, while electric and hybrid vehicles are rapidly being adopted across the industry. This means maintenance technicians need new skills to keep on top of repairs [...]
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Organization Preparation for Fleet Electrification

In November, four experts in fleet electrification held a panel at the 2021 Fleet Forward Conference to share insights from their real-world experiences:  - Danita Park, director of EV and commercial development, NRG  - Chris George, executive director, EVolve Houston  - Michael Ambrose, manager of maintenance and construction, East Bay Municipal Utility District  - Yann [...]
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