PALO ALTO, Calif. — Abaqus Inc., a developer of cross-carrier, cloud-hosted location-based platforms that enable what the company calls “high quality, low cost mobile workforce and asset management solutions,” has announced it is rolling out the new “myGeoText” location enhanced SMS feature that will allow organizations with employees in the field to generate real-time location-enhanced status reports using standard cellphones.
ST. PAUL, Minn. and OKLAHOMA CITY — 3M and Chesapeake Energy Corp. Feb. 22 announced an agreement to collaborate in designing, manufacturing and marketing a broad portfolio of compressed natural gas (CNG) tanks for use in all sectors of the U. S. transportation market.
TAMPA, Fla. — Ballots have been cast and the verdict is in: Volvo Trucks’ XE13 powertrain package was the North American trucking industry’s most significant technical innovation of 2011. The Truck Writers of North America (TWNA) presented Volvo Trucks with the 21st annual TWNA Technical Achievement Award today during an award ceremony at the Technology Maintenance Council’s spring meeting here.
PORTLAND, Ore. — Truck owners and operators are making the switch from idling to clean electricity, thanks to a federally funded program that provides purchase rebates for equipment that can connect with the grid to run in-cab conveniences and comforts.
TAMPA, Fla. — SmartTruck, a manufacturer of EPA SmartWay-verified aerodynamic products for the trucking industry, unveiled its new UT-1 Trailer UnderTray System today at the Technology and Maintenance Council’s 2012 Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Booth No. 137) here.
LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill.— It was announced at the American Trucking Associations’ Annual Technology & Maintenance Council Meeting & Exhibition that Aerofficient Side Skirts have received the prestigious "Top 20 Products of 2011."