Fleet Management

13th February 2019

Electric Bus Simulation Tech Launched

Technology claiming to help city managers simulate different routes and scenarios for electric buses is being introduced. Innovation in Transportation (INIT), a public transport IT supplier, is rolling out...


28th January 2019

Cameras Taking a Lead Role in Fleet Telematics

Fleet operators have long understood the value of telematics solutions that let them know where vehicles are, how they’re performing, and, more recently, how drivers behave. Adding video cameras...

By Susan Kuchinskas


16th January 2019

TuSimple Expanding Routes for Self-Driving Trucks

TuSimple is expanding the routes for its fleet of self driving trucks in an effort to quickly help the industry beat low margins and battle declining numbers of drivers.


14th December 2018

ELD Pumps Up the Data Stream for Trucking Fleets

In December 2017 the first deadline to comply to the FMCSA rule, the Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) Mandate, was reached. Since then, according to some media reports, the mandate...

By Graham Jarvis

9th November 2018

Autonomous Trucking Seen as Boosting Safety, Reducing Costs

Autonomous trucks are on the way, but many global transport companies feel the high cost of investment is a deterrent to adoption, a survey finds.


2nd November 2018

AT&T & Daimler Partner on Connected Trucks, Fleet Services

AT&T is bringing its Detroit Connect telematics and fleet management platform to Daimler trucks in Europe and Australia.


30th October 2018

Fleet Managers Give UK Budget Mixed Reception

Two fleet management trade organizations have responded in contrasting ways to UK Chancellor Philip Hammond’s Budget. The British Vehicle Rental and Leasing Association (BVRLA) praised Hammond for saying he...


16th October 2018

Volvo Trials Alexa For Fleet Managers

Volvo has begun trialing voice activated in-cab personal assistants specifically aimed at the fleet operator. The automaker is testing Amazon Alexa as a way of activating its Volvo Fleet...


4th October 2018

MiX Claims Telematics Will Improve Driver Safety

MiX Telematics has agreed to provide its technology to an unnamed North American FMCG company. It claims this will improve company drivers’ safety. The tech being deployed includes MiX...


2nd October 2018

Volvo Launching Electric Trucks in California

Volvo Trucks will start demonstrating all-electric trucks in California next year, with a view to commercializing them across North America in 2020. The project is a collaboration between Volvo...


21st September 2018

Fleet Managers Think EVs Overhyped, Diesel Unfairly Tarnished

A survey suggests fleet managers think electric vehicles won’t be the growth market many assume, and diesel vehicles’ reputation for producing emissions is unfair. BT’s Operational Fleet Insight: Clean...


18th September 2018

Daimler & Hermes Partner on Electric Truck Trials

The Mercedes-Benz eActros electric commercial truck continues Daimler's rapid development of sustainable trucking technology. Now, Hermes will help with additional testing.