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FMCSA Announces New Smartphone App Providing Safety Data on Interstate Commercial Truck and Bus Companies

March 18, 2015 - in Corporate, Modeling, Transportation

WASHINGTON, March 18, 2015—The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) today announced a new Smartphone app that will allow for more convenient access to currently available online safety performance information…

Twin Cities Introduce a Fleet of Natural Gas Powered Trucks

October 10, 2013 - in Projects, Transportation

Republic Services, Inc. today announced the deployment of 23 Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) solid waste and recycling trucks to serve customers throughout…

Russian Trucks Get Trackers to Stop Alcohol Theft

September 25, 2013 - in Transportation

The government agency that oversees alcohol policy in Russia has ordered alcohol haulers to install Glonass GNSS tracking devices in response to ongoing…

ORBCOMM Launches Self-Powered M2M Tracking and Monitoring Device

May 17, 2013 - in Corporate, Transportation

ORBCOMM Inc., a global provider of satellite and cellular-based Machine-to-Machine (M2M) solutions, today announced the availability of the ORBCOMM GT 1100, a self-powered M2M asset tracking and monitoring device targeted for a variety of global markets including…

B.C. Study Uses Remote Sensing to Measure Truck Emissions

April 15, 2013 - in Transportation

An in-depth report commissioned by Metro Vancouver has been conducted to determine how dirty - or not - the province’s truck fleet is. The study was conducted using remote emissions sensing at 26 locations throughout the Lower Fraser Valley over a 55-day…