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Truck tire iPhone app

| April 21, 2011

Commercial truck operators can get access to emergency road and tire service at the location closest to them from their iPhone or iPad with the “Continental Truck Tires Dealer Locator” application that can be downloaded ...

DeFazio criticizes cross-border proposal

Jill Dunn | April 18, 2011

Congressman said Mexico’s safety standards do not equal those of the U.S. and Mexican carriers operating beyond the border zone will hurt jobs.

FMCSA unveils cross-border trucking plan

Jill Dunn | April 09, 2011

Cross-border trucking project with Mexico will require fewer participants and equip participating Mexican trucks with GPS or electronic on-board recorders.

PRO Navigation System

| March 31, 2011

The 5550 PRO Navigation System has a 5-in. LCD screen. It features Junction View with Lane Assist, state mileage log, hours-of-service Log and last-mile routing for road coverage on secondary highways. The Quick-Tabs feature includes ...

U.S. will pay for EOBR on Mexican trucks

Jill Dunn | March 10, 2011

The EOBR with GPS will aid in monitoring Mexican carriers, but the agency must consistently monitor these EOBR devices, the agency said.

Fuel site locator mobile app

| March 07, 2011

The fuel site locator application for smart phones allows customers to locate the type of fuel they need at the lowest fuel price. Customers set their location and search radius and fuel type, and the ...

Toughbook handheld computer

| October 04, 2010

The Toughbook U1 Ultra is a portable handheld device that is tested to withstand collisions and operates on a full Windows system. Designed for highly mobile jobs, the U1 Ultra has improved sunlight display and ...

Highway agency creates online traffic-tracking tool

| May 27, 2010

The Federal Highway Administration system identifies traffic chokepoints using data from thousands of trucks.

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