Author: Sonia Straface

Volvo talks Vera at IAA

HANNOVER, Germany – Volvo Trucks used its press conference time at the IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hannover this week to talk more about its eye-popping Vera, the autonomous, electric vehicle that looks more like a driverless sports car than a tran…

Meritor rolls out Blue Horizon Brand in Europe

HANNOVER, Germany – Blue is the new black. At least it is to Meritor.
At the IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hannover, Germany this week, Meritor rolled out its new Blue Horizon brand to Europe that encompasses its emerging platform of advanced technol…

Thermo King showcases its vision for the future

HANNOVER, Germany – Thermo King unveiled its vision for the future at this year’s IAA truck show.
It’s called Thermotopia – a city where the refrigeration transportation industry ensures the safety of goods and food, while it eliminated smog, congestio…

Slow the flow

The trucking industry has an envious safety record when it comes to hauling the 2,200 products classified as dangerous goods. According to the Ontario Trucking Association, there’s about one spill for every 40,000 shipments, and that’s even when the sm…