Truck News


  • Bison receives Ovation Award for use of maintenance technology

    September 13, 2018 5:18PM by Truck West

    HOUSTON, Texas – Bison Transport was recognized with a 2018 in.sight Ovation Award for how the Winnipeg-based carrier has leveraged the TMT Fleet Maintenance program. Trimble handed out several Ovation Awards during the PeopleNet in.sight User Conference in Houston this

  • The state of Canadian fleets discussed during in.sight User Conference

    September 10, 2018 6:33PM by Derek Clouthier

    HOUSTON, Texas – Several issues affecting the Canadian trucking industry were addressed today in Houston, including the idea of mandating onboard video for fleets. Discussed during the PeopleNet and TMW Systems in.sight User Conference and Expo, several attendees, who either

  • Product Mobile and IT

    PeopleNet unveils new fixed-mount display

    July 26, 2018 4:21PM by Truck News

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – A new display unit from PeopleNet is boasting rugged features and access to third-party applications through the Android platform. The PeopleNet Display.5 (PD.5) gives customers the option to implement what zthe company is calling a ruggedized display

  • Product Uncategorized

    PeopleNet upgrades video view

    April 30, 2018 3:50PM by Truck News

    PeopleNet’s hood-mounted MirrorCam is a spot mirror with a built-in camera that offers added perspective around a truck’s blindspots. The second generation of the tool is part of the company’s Video Intelligence platform that draws on forward-, side-, and rear-facing

  • PeopleNet, TMW execs talk on-demand economy

    August 14, 2017 11:52AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The on-demand economy is here, and transportation businesses must become increasingly interconnected to keep pace with an ever-changing market. This was the message delivered to a large audience of fleet professionals, third-party logistics providers, freight brokers and

  • PeopleNet names new leader of trucking segment

    August 10, 2017 3:05PM by Truck News

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – PeopleNet has appointed Bryan Coyne to lead the company’s growth and delivery of mobility solutions to the trucking market in North America. Serving as the senior vice-president/general manager of PeopleNet’s truck division, Coyne will spearhead the business

  • Osiecki to help PeopleNet strengthen compliance efforts

    December 28, 2016 10:50AM by Truck West

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – PeopleNet has brought on Scopelitis Transportation Consulting president and CEO David J. Osiecki in an attempt to help its customers strengthen their safety and compliance efforts. “With the final ruling on the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate,

  • In conversation with Bill Wright, new PeopleNet Canada president

    April 18, 2016 2:32PM by James Menzies

    BURLINGTON, Ont. — PeopleNet Canada has announced the appointment of Bill Wright to the role of president. He has been promoted from the position of national account manager for PeopleNet Canada. He will now lead all aspects of the Canadian

  • Product Equipment

    New Wabco system wirelessly monitors tire pressure

    March 23, 2016 10:26AM by Truck West

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – PeopleNet announced the integration of Wabco’s tire pressure monitoring system March 21, enabling users to ensure optimal tire pressure by wirelessly providing in-cab updates of tire pressure from each wheel. “Working with Wabco gives our customers more

  • PeopleNet Webinar to explain US ELD mandate

    December 30, 2015 8:49AM by Truck News

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — PeopleNet will hold a Webinar Jan. 7 to discuss the US electronic logging device (ELD) mandate and how to comply with the new legislation. PeopleNet Explains the ELD Mandate will be hosted Jan. 7 at 1 p.m.

  • PeopleNet to track movements of US Capitol Christmas tree

    October 29, 2014 1:46PM by Truck News

    MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — PeopleNet and sister company ALK are teaming up to track the ‘People’s Tree’ Christmas tree as it’s transported from the Chippewa National Forest in Minnesota to the front lawn of the US Capitol Building in Washington, D.C.