Infrastructure can’t handle truck size, weight increases, OOIDA says in public session

| June 03, 2013

The Owner-Operator Independent Driver Association spoke against changing truck size and weight limits at a Department of Transportation session to gather public feedback.

Surplus parts online at cost or less

| June 01, 2013

The new Surplus-Solutions.com online parts engine is also working to expand its discounted labor rates offering throughout the year.

Credit loosening, income rising for owner-operators, says ATBS

| June 01, 2013

Institutional investors are looking for places to put their money, which is good news for owner-operators who've been hamstrung by tight credit since the recession.

California regulations drive out owner-operators

| June 01, 2013

Owner-operators are being driven out of business and the market value of used trucks has been hijacked by the ever-tightening emissions regulations in California, said a panel this week.

Keeping video documentation of your mishaps

| May 31, 2013

A dash cam on display at Great West keeps HD video recording synced with location for insurance if trouble arises.

Small fleet owner invents innovative, but simple securement device

| May 30, 2013

Former small fleet owner and flatbed hauler Steve Burroughs introduced at The Great West Truck Show today a product that he says is a "no-brainer" and something that he's hoping becomes standard equipment for flatbed ...

Natural gas payoff: Utility, ROI in construction trucking apps

| May 29, 2013

While natural gas engines and retrofits are not cheap, the key question is your return on investment. Does it pay to run a truck or a fleet on natural gas?

Peterbilt hires new GM after Kozek exit

| May 23, 2013

Peterbilt has hired Darrin Siver as its new general manager after former GM Bill Kozek took a job at Navistar.

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