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  • 7 Factors to Consider When Selecting a Van for Expediting

    By Sean M. Lyden - Staff Writer
    Posted Jan 11th 2016 12:10PM
    If you're considering becoming an expeditor but not ready to take the plunge and invest $200,000 for a new straight tru...
  • Top Causes of Accidents for Expediters -- and How to Avoid Them

    By Sean M. Lyden - Staff Writer
    Posted Nov 16th 2015 11:03AM
    Accidents happen. But the stakes are much higher when you get into a collision while operating a Class 8 straight truck ...
  • The Latest Developments in Self-Driving Trucks

    By Sean M. Lyden, Staff Writer
    Posted Oct 5th 2015 9:00AM
    A fully autonomous truck may be 10 to 20 years down the road. But here are three major 'building block' technologies bei
  • Choosing the right Lift Gate

    By Bob Caffee - Contributing Writer
    Posted May 5th 2015 11:59AM
    Within the transportation industry there are many different operations that require specialized equipment. One of those ...
  • Generating Auxiliary Power from the Sun

    By Sean M. Lyden, Staff Writer
    Posted Apr 27th 2015 8:00AM
    It's not "breaking news" that excessive engine idle is bad for your truck, the environment and your bottom line. We've k...