Category Archives: Trucking News

Deol safeguards trucking data, assets

Transport companies need their offices working smoothly to ensure their trucks and drivers can deliver and pick up freight safely and on time. That means phones, emails, IT systems and security at offices, truck yards, and warehouses must function properly and seamlessly – day and night. Parm Deol’s companies – eTor Neworks and Eagle Vision…READ MORE

Mahle begins hydrogen fuel cell development with Ballard

Ballard Power Systems and Mahle Group are working together to build a next-generation hydrogen engine for longhaul commercial trucks. Mahle has taken delivery of a 120-kW module at its hydrogen test center in Stuttgart, Germany. Ballard says it will produce a future platform with power outputs from 180 to 360 kW for longhaul trucks in…READ MORE

Proterra appoints Nielsen to board of directors

Proterra on Wednesday announced the appointment of Roger Nielsen to the company’s board of directors effective March 2. The commercial vehicle electrification technology innovator also announced that Jochen Goetz will be stepping down from the company’s board effective March 2, so that he may focus on his other professional responsibilities. Nielsen fills the vacancy created…READ MORE

Teck to test electric on-highway mine truck

Teck Resources is piloting what it claims is the world’s first battery-electric truck to haul copper concentrate on-highway. It’s a Western Star mine truck that was electrified by MedaTech, and will travel between Teck’s Highland Valley Copper operations in south-central B.C. and a rail loading facility in Ashcroft, B.C. The test is part of a…READ MORE