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Schneider Deploys Platform Science Telematics to Entire Fleet

Schneider has deployed the Platform Science enterprise telematics platform to its entire fleet to improve flexibility in operations and improve driver experience.Photo via Schneider  Schneider has deployed the Platform Science...

On the Spot: Volvo Truck's Dynamic Steering [Video]

Volvo Dynamic Steering is an electrically controlled, hydraulic power steering pump. It adds a lot of flexibility to the truck and the ability to control steering inputs more precisely...

Sep 13, Do truckers meet people just to have someone to talk to when...

I Cant Answer For Everyoneby: HervyYou used the word 'Just'.They requires knowing intent.I am sure there are truckers who do this. Have talked to them.Have also talked to them...

Dakota Bodies Restructures Team

Dakota Bodies announced that Jim Peterson was named president. The change is effective as of Sept. 23, 2019. Jeff Orthaus, who has been the president of Dakota Bodies since they opened up their...

Volvo Trucks Brings Volvo Dynamic Steering to North America

Volvo Dynamic Steering consists of an electric motor mounted on the power steering gear. The steering column runs through the motor to the steering gear.Photo: Jim Park Volvo Trucks is...

Volvo moving forward with dynamic steering

DUBLIN, Va. —  Volvo Trucks is adding a new driver-assist steering feature to its 2020 Model Year line up. Volvo Dynamic Steering (VDS) is an electric-over-hydraulic steering-assist system designed...

Volvo commits to ‘changing the times’

Peter Voorhoeve, president, Volvo Trucks North America DUBLIN, Va. — In his opening remarks to journalists attending the Volvo Trucks North America Technology Summit, Roger Alm, president of Volvo Trucks...

Volvo offers sneak peek at Class 8 electric truck

DUBLIN, Va. — Volvo is a company committed to safety, efficiency and the environment, according to Magnus Koeck, vice president, brand marketing for Volvo Trucks North America. And he...

Sep 12, He And I Are Thinking of Buying a House

by Tammy Lynn(Syracuse, NY) My boyfriend is usually out and average of 2 weeks at a time and home 2-4 days.We are interested in buying our first home, but he...

USDOT Awards $7.5 Million Grant to Ohio For AV Testing

Funding will aid in the testing of self-driving vehicles on rural roads across 32 counties in Ohio.Photo via Pxhere. The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded a grant of $7.5...