The Role of Video Intelligence in Transportation

Video intelligence in transportation

The transportation industry is in the midst of a digital transformation. With self-driving vehicles expected to hit the road this year and ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft continuing to expand, it’s no surprise that companies are looking for ways to improve both passenger experience and safety. One way they can do this? By integrating […]

How to Select a Transportation Management System?

Transportation management system

A transportation management system (TMS) is crucial to the success of any business that uses vehicle fleets. As a result, companies need to select the best possible TMS for their needs. But how do you know what your company needs? And what types of questions should you ask when vetting potential solutions? We’ve outlined some […]

Five Ways to Extend the Value of Your Fleet Management Technology

Fleet management

For many years, one of the greatest advantages of owning a fleet of vehicles was monitoring their location and other information. Technology has changed dramatically over the past decade, and so have your options for monitoring vehicle data. While some companies still offer basic GPS tracking systems, many more can help you make sense of […]

Are Autonomous Trucks a Near Future Reality?

Autonomous trucks

Autonomous trucks are coming sooner than you think and maybe faster than you expected. This isn’t just hype: there are signs that autonomous technology is ready now or very soon. But there are also signs that it will take longer for autonomous trucks to hit the roads than some may have led us to believe. […]

History of Passenger Transportation

Trains are a major part of history of passenger transportation

From horse-driven carriages to autonomous cars, technology has changed how we travel. Although these changes have been gradual, some clear historical moments stand out as major advancements. Here is a brief history of passenger transportation. Walking Walking is the most basic form and where the history of passenger transportation has begun. It has been a […]

Important things to Consider When Renting a Vehicle

Important things to Consider When Renting a Vehicle

Renting a vehicle is not the same as renting any other property type. You can’t just rent a car like you would a hotel room or an apartment. There are many things to consider when you plan to make a rental. Pickup time The pickup time can affect the price when you are renting a […]

Serious Mistakes When Moving Yourself

man moving boxes

I’ve moved a lot. I first left home for college, then made a few more moves for grad school and work. Now that I’m married, I move every time my husband gets a new job (which is often).  This means that we’ve moved our belongings between us in the past decade at least ten times. […]

Safety first: Farm Equipment on Public Roads

farm equipment on public roads

Farm equipment on public roads can create a severe safety hazard. It is important to understand the rules for safely sharing the road with farm equipment to prevent accidents. Farm equipment often travels at slow speeds, leading to dangerous situations when drivers attempt to pass or turn in front of them. This blog post will […]

How Do You Safely Transport Chemicals?

Safely Transport Chemicals

If you need to safely transport chemicals, it’s vital to be aware of the international directives and regulations that must be followed, the hazards of chemical transportation (and how to avoid them), and best practices for moving chemicals both on and off-site. The transport of hazardous substances brings significant financial, environmental, and health-related risks, so it’s […]

Final Designs For London Underground’s New Piccadilly Line Trains Shown Off

London Underground’s new Piccadilly line trains shown off

The final design and some of the engineering challenges for a new fleet of London Underground tube trains have been shown off by the manufacturer. Externally not much has changed from early concepts, but there’s been a refinement of the interior, and more details announced about how they will operate. Siemens was awarded the £1.5 […]