61 years trucking — and counting

“I was in the Army National Guard for Eight Years.  I was too young for Korea, and too old for Vietnam.  Never felt like I even […]

Nikola announces plans for electric truck

Still more than two months away from an event the company has dubbed Nikola World – where the now-Arizona-based hydrogen fuel cell truck startup plans to debut its […]

In the blockchain race, supply chains stand to gain the most

The idea of blockchain started out packaged as a use case that attempted to replace government-regulated fiat currency with cryptocurrency. However, it has expanded dramatically  since […]

Idaho snubs feds over hemp

Truck driver Denis Palamarchuck is collateral damage in the battle over cannabis legalization. Last month Idaho state police arrested Palamarchuck for driving hemp across the state […]

House T&I’s DeFazio: Raising the gas tax more likely in new Congress

Members of the House Transportation & Infrastructure (T&I) Committee agreed on Thursday, February 7 on the need for a bold and long-overdue plan to fix the […]

So what if it’s legal: Truck driver arrested for hauling hemp into Idaho

Confirming carriers’ worst fears about hauling cannabis products, a truck driver was arrested last month for bringing hemp across the Oregon border into Idaho. The arrest, […]

IoT is changing reefer technology quickly

Virtual mariner “Captain Peter” is the latest addition to the Maersk reefer fleet, with the new addition to the remote container management (RCM) system, first launched […]

Trucking rap sheet: Household goods moving fraud, cargo theft, false DOT exams

Action in three trucking-related crimes – including a household goods moving scheme, DOT medical exam fraud and cargo theft – has recently been reported by the Department of […]

White House help on ELD exemptions for small-business truckers sought

A new petition drive has been launched on the White House petition site hoping to convince the Trump administration to look at exempting small motor carriers […]