Luber Finer enhances training by adding “university”

January 26, 2017

One of the key themes discussed this week during the Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue at HDAW in Las Vegas was the constant need for additional training throughout all aspects of the industry. Luber Finer took that to heart  - although they didn’t need to be told at HDAW. Last summer, the company launched its online Luber Finer University which allows sales representatives and service technicians to participate ...

Trucking Efficiency uncovers maintenance-related fuel savings in Confidence Report

December 15, 2015 Turns out proper maintenance doesn’t just eliminate downtime. It also saves fuel. Sometimes as much as 5 to 10 percent of it. That was the conclusion reached by Trucking Efficiency in its most recent Confidence Report on Vehicle Maintenance. Released Tuesday, Trucking Efficiency spent nearly a year investigating the link between maintenance practices and fuel economy for its most recent report. Through its research, the study team found ...

Trucking Efficiency produces Confidence Report on lightweighting

August 25, 2015

Trucking Efficiency released its second Confidence Report in less than a month on Tuesday in publishing a report on lightweighting. The report, produced by the North American Council For Freight Efficiency and Carbon War Room, explores the benefits and challenges of lightweighting for Class 8 tractors and trailers. While the majority of bulk carriers have already invested in the lightweighting technologies that meet their upfront cost tolerances, Trucking ...