Truck News


  • Fuel for thought

    June 20, 2016 9:13AM by Carroll McCormick

    Industry players visit the test track at Transport Canada’s Motor Vehicle Test and Research Center

  • Fuel additive gets attention with strong showing at PIT’s Energotest

    April 2, 2015 10:54AM by James Menzies

    CALGARY, Alta. — When PE Fuels Solutions approached Performance Innovation Transport to get its fuel additive included in the popular Energotest trials of fuel-saving products, company president Christine Teschl was initially greeted with some skepticism. Fuel additives don’t have a

  • Don’t just train drivers, train them effectively, PIT panel advises

    February 27, 2015 1:54PM by James Menzies

    TORONTO, Ont. — Training drivers on efficient driving techniques but neglecting to provide ongoing feedback, usually results in them reverting back to their previous bad habits within two months. That was the finding of a study conducted by Performance Innovation

  • PIT to host two-day conference

    December 16, 2014 1:28PM by Truck News

    TORONTO, Ont. — FPInnovations’ Performance Innovation Transport (PIT) will be hosting a conference in February to discuss fuel-saving technologies. The PIT Conference 2015, entitled Innovation Has No Borders, will be held Feb. 25-26 at the Toronto Congress Centre. Fleets are

  • Feature Equipment


    August 19, 2014 12:33PM by James Menzies

    Project Innovation Transport (PIT) has secured funding from the Quebec government to explore the issue of engine programming. This is an interesting project and because the government is paying for it, PIT will share the results with all of us

  • News Equipment

    Does engine programming work? PIT aims to find out.

    August 18, 2014 6:58AM by Truck News

    POINTE-CLAIRE, Que. — Many fleets and owner/operators swear they can get greater efficiency out of a diesel engine by programming it for its specific duty cycle. FPInnovations’ Project Innovation Transport (PIT) group says it has received funding from the province of

  • 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 ­–