James Jaillet

James Jaillet is the News Editor for CCJ and Overdrive. Reach him at jjaillet@randallreilly.com.


Oil intervals up across industry thanks to new categories

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October 2, 2017

The trucking industry’s transition to a new generation of engine oils, which began last December, has gone smoothly, say top engineers for Shell Rotella. All major North American engine makers are recommending use of the ...

FMCSA finalizes electronic logging mandate

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December 16, 2015

A federal rule to require truck operators to use electronic logging devices to keep records of duty status has been published in the Federal Register, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has announced. The rule will take effect Dec. 16, 2017, giving carriers and drivers a ...

PC-11 ahead of schedule

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June 11, 2015

The next category of heavy-duty engine oils, right now dubbed PC-11, could come to market in December 2016 ...