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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — At its joint user conference in Nashville, Tenn. this week, PeopleNet and TMW Systems announced the winners of its 2016 Innovator of the Year awards. The awards recognize customers of each company that have best leveraged technology… …Read the rest of this story

Source:: http://www.trucknews.com/transportation/peoplenet-tmw-reveal-winners-innovation-awards/1003074219/

Mandated electronic logging devices, or ELDs, for commercial truck drivers are around the corner. As the trucking industry approaches a watershed moment of technology adoption because of that, it may go farther than you think — don’t let your competitors outpace you.

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Source:: http://fleetowner.com/technology/biggest-data-explosion-transportation-history

CALGARY, Alta. – Transwestern Truck Centres will hold a pair of open houses Sept. 30 and Oct. 1 to showcase what the Mack Trucks parts dealership has to offer. Selling and finding parts for light-, medium- and heavy-duty Mack trucks,… …Read the rest of this story

Source:: http://www.trucknews.com/business-management/transwestern-truck-centres-hold-open-house-calgary/1003074217/

Running in a local 5K can often be a difficult task for a truck driver. All of the time spent on the highways makes it tough to find the time for such events. The Truckin’ Runners Facebook Group, however, has created a 5-kilometer run specifically tailored toward the life of a truck driver. And it’s for a good cause. …Read the rest of this story

Source:: http://www.landlinemag.com/Story.aspx?StoryID=32024

Many homes and businesses in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, remained vacant Tuesday, Sept. 27, as flooding threatened much of the area. According to CNN, more than 10,000 residents were evacuated from their homes. …Read the rest of this story

Source:: http://www.landlinemag.com/Story.aspx?StoryID=32022