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    Zonar adds new tablet to offerings

    May 29, 2019 1:29PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Zonar has added a ruggedized Samsung Galaxy Tab Active2 to its portfolio of devices. The new devices are available with a certified plan that offers access to Zonar apps and certified apps from the Google Play Store. It comes with

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    GoCam goes to Geotab Marketplace

    May 29, 2019 9:44AM by johng@newcom.ca

    SmartWitness’ video telematics system, GoCam, has become the latest addition to the Geotab Marketplace.

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    Chevin updates fleet management software

    May 29, 2019 8:28AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Chevin has updated search features and introduced new keyboard shortcuts as part of the latest update to its FleetWave fleet management software.

  • Product Equipment

    AutoTarp aims to alleviate driver injury

    May 24, 2019 9:47PM by Truck News-West

    PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. – Valid Manufacturing has released its AutoTarp System, revealing the new product today during the Canada North Resources Expo in Prince George, B.C. With the primary goal of reducing workplace injuries sustained by drivers while tarping bulk-hauler

  • Product Technology

    BigRoad offers pay-as-you-drive ELD

    May 22, 2019 9:17AM by Truck News

    BigRoad says it has brought to market the first pay-as-you-drive electronic logging device (ELD), designed for drivers who only require an ELD on an occasional basis. Subscriptions come with no contract or cancellation fees, and come with complementary DashLink hardware,

  • Product Equipment

    Carrier Transicold updates app

    May 22, 2019 8:58AM by Truck News

    Carrier Transicold has updated its dealer locator app, adding new features and expanding its service network. The app, now dubbed Carrier Transicold Dealers, is used by customers to find dealers and product information. More than 300 dealers are included throughout

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    Momentum unveils high-capacity CNG tailgate system

    May 21, 2019 9:19AM by johng@newcom.ca

    Refuse fleets can now tap into a 120 DGE (diesel gallon equivalent) tailgate system that runs on compressed natural gas (CNG). The system is the latest offering from Momentum Fuel Technologies, which has also expanded its product line to include

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    Ryder’s RyderGyde app now available in Canada

    May 16, 2019 1:08PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Ryder’s RyderGyde app, now available in Canada, offers quick access to commercial truck rentals and can even be used to schedule maintenance appointments in less than 60 seconds. Recent enhancements to the roadside vehicle repair functions include a roadside wizard,

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    Remote diagnostics now on Kenworth medium-duty trucks

    May 14, 2019 2:55PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Kenworth medium-duty conventional trucks now come with the option of TruckTech+ Remote Diagnostics. The system will be available in new Kenworth T270, T370, T440 and T470 models equipped with Paccar’s 6.7-liter PX-7 engine, 8.9-liter PX-9 Paccar engine, or Cummins Westport

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    Link Mfg suspensions support heavy hauls

    May 14, 2019 2:13PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Link Mfg.’s new high-capacity Triton Tri-Drive Air Suspension is engineered for multi-axle, heavy-haul and off-highway applications including mining and logging. The suspensions can be combined for a variety of carrying capacities, including a 35K single drive, 70K dual drive, and

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    Jake brake now standard on International’s A26 engine

    May 13, 2019 12:38PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Jacobs Vehicle Systems’ 5783A engine brake is now standard equipment on International Trucks’ A26 engine. Jacobs has supplied a compression release engine brake for the 13-liter engine since 2009. Not only is it standard on the A26 engine, but the

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    CITT launches new path to CCLP designation for experienced logistics professionals

    May 10, 2019 1:10PM by Truck News

    There’s no substitute for experience. That was the starting point for CITT in developing a new program to allow experienced professionals a quicker path to earning their CITT-Certified Logistics Professional (CCLP) designation. The new Challenge On-Ramp to the CCLP Designation

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    Cooper adds wide-base mixed-service tire

    May 6, 2019 3:21PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Cooper Tire is expanding its Severe Series product line by adding a new mixed-service wide-base all-position tire. The WBA promises long miles to removal in the face of harsh operating conditions in construction applications like mixers and dump trucks. The

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    Hankook unveils super-single drive tire

    May 6, 2019 2:47PM by johng@newcom.ca

    Hankook Tire’s new e3 WiDE DL21 super single drive tire has been unveiled with the promise of a longer life when compared to the DL07 that came before it. Company testing shows the new tire betters the DL07’s mileage by

  • Product Technology

    KoiReader extracts document data

    May 6, 2019 12:03PM by johng@newcom.ca

    KoiReader has unveiled a suite of document automation application programming interfaces for multimodal and global logistics operations. The technology, based on artificial intelligence, recognizes unstructured words and numbers in freight documents and converts the information into structured data. It does