Today's Trucking

Question Authority

August 1, 2014

The powers that be aren’t perfect, but why so many repeat offenders?


The Role of Foreign Workers in Trucking

August 1, 2014

Why RBC’s offshore-job mess is completely different from trucking’s need to hire abroad.


Please, More Leadership Like This

August 1, 2014

Lord knows we need to improve the trucking industry’s image.


Mandatory Out-of-Service Orders Adds Salt to Wounds

August 1, 2014

Why Ontario’s mandatory out-of-service orders adds salt to already grievous wounds.


Lockwood’s Blog: All Aboard the Blame Train

August 1, 2014

Reluctantly — oh so reluctantly — I’m going to trek down a tired old pathway here, one that I thought was way, way in the past. The war between truck and rail is so yesterday.


Driving Blues

August 1, 2014

How to tell if a bad mood is more than just a bad mood and what to do about it.


Lockwood’s Blog: Looking to Pick Up Women

August 1, 2014

When I look around and take stock of what this industry needs — what the entire world needs, for that matter — I see a monstrous waste of talent because women haven’t been allowed to play a role.


The Lockwood Report

March 3, 2014

 THE LOCKWOOD REPORT   A NAVISTAR UPDATE   August 29, 2012 Vol. 8, No. 18   The arbitrary timing of this newsletter doesn’t always fit events, and as the Navistar engine story has developed over the last few weeks, the […]


THE UNIMOG IS 60 YEARS OLD

March 3, 2014

June 8, 2011 Vol. 7, No. 12 One of my all-time favorite trucks is a tough little bugger that doesn’t even haul freight and isn’t totally at home on the road. Mind you, it does a zillion other things. The […]


NEXT YEAR’S BIG NEWS

March 3, 2014

December 29, 2010 Vol. 6, No. 26 FIRST OFF, I hope you all had a fine Christmas or whatever else it is that you celebrate at this time of year. I’m actually still celebrating, on holiday this week, so this […]


TMC REPORT: IT’S ALL ABOUT SCR

March 3, 2014

February 11, 2009 Vol. 5, No. 3 From deep in the Land of Mouse comes interesting news about a very light flatdeck with all sorts of innovations, about retrofittable roll stability control for trailers, about a brake lining that defeats […]


ENGINES THIS WAY AND THAT

March 3, 2014

January 30, 2008 Vol. 4, No. 3 Well, finally, things are heating up on the product front, and they’re about to get warmer still. To tell you the truth, I’ve been rationing the new bits and pieces these last couple […]


October 12, 2005 Vol.1, No. 3

March 3, 2014

Hot off the presses for this third edition of Product Watch is Kenworth’s announcement about its expanded T800 wide-hood lineup. The new extended daycab and 38-inch AeroCab sleeper options make this venerable workhorse even more versatile than it was. For […]


THE LOCKWOOD REPORT

March 3, 2014

January 18, 2012 Vol. 8, No. 2 Well, barely a couple of weeks into the year and we already have significant news to talk about on the hardware front. That’s courtesy of Daimler Trucks North America which launched its own […]


A NEW APPROACH FROM DAIMLER

March 3, 2014

October 19, 2011 Vol. 7, No. 22 OK, here we are with what is now a weekly look at the technology scene. I think of this week’s newsletter as the alternate report, having had a bi-weekly schedule for nearly 8 […]