Truck News


  • Money PIT

    November 4, 2014 3:24PM by Carolyn Gruske

    Non-profit organization helps fleets save fuel and earn government rebates

  • PIT researcher talks EOBR standard at PMTC conference

    June 23, 2014 10:01AM by Sonia Straface

    KING CITY, Ont. – The wheels are finally rolling on Canada’s EOBR mandate. Adime Kofi Bonsi a researcher for FPInnovations’s Performance Innovation Transport – a company that tests and analyzes third-party technologies and has worked with over 50 fleets ­–

  • PIT announces 20% discount on memberships

    May 12, 2014 12:15PM by Truck News

    MONTREAL, Que. – FPInnovations’ Performance Innovation Transport (PIT) group, a not-for-profit engineering and research group, announced today that it is offering 20% off its memberships to fleets that join its company before June 30, 2014. Today, more than 50 North

  • FPInnovations reorganizes, expands business development component

    February 10, 2012 10:44AM by Truck News

    MONTREAL, Que. — FPInnovations has unveiled a new organizational structure for the company. Company officials say the reorganization came about after an in-depth review of FPInnovations’ business model. The company says the changes are…

  • Feature Sustainability

    The truth about hybrids

    October 1, 2010 12:00AM by Carroll McCormick

    MONTREAL, Que. – This Sept. 7, Transports Quebec revealed in a little show-and-tell at FPInnovation’s Montreal facility that it is sponsoring two year-long studies of hybrid trucks. The first will com…

  • Feature Sustainability

    Saving fuel in the city

    September 1, 2010 12:00AM by Carroll McCormick

    BLAINVILLE, Que. – Testing fuel-saving technologies at 100 km/h is great, but the results of such high-speed trials cannot be applied to urban duty cycles, such as those garbage trucks and municipal r…

  • Feature Transportation

    Alberta green lights new log hauling configurations

    April 1, 2010 12:00AM by Truck News

    EDMONTON, Alta. – A pilot project by the Alberta forest industry has resulted in an increase to the allowable axle weights and the use of new log hauling configurations, FPInnovations, Feric Division …