April 19, 2023
A dragster travels 1,320 feet, a quarter mile, in about 5.2 seconds. During that time, everything happening on the car is monitored and measured, from the wheel speed to the clutch to the way the car flexes.
“Without knowing what those components are doing in the course of that five seconds, you don’t know what to tune to get that extra speed and that extra little bit that’s going to help you get over the hump and win,” says Brent Hickman, senior manager of equipment maintenance and sales for Pilot Company, explaining how he applies his racing-team experience to running a more efficient trucking fleet. “A slight adjustment makes the difference of winning or losing.”
Petroleum hauler extending tire life, increasing payloads—and saving money—with EnTrans’ TankAI system powered by Drōv’s AirBoxOne
Trailer telematics are already giving fleets valuable insight and actionable data. But, users say, there’s room for improvement.
Pilot Flying J Realizing Efficiencies with EnTrans' Smart Trailer Technology
Engineered Transportation International recently teamed up with Drōv Technologies to develop a fleet of fully connected IntelliTank smart trailers.
Industry tips and tricks from the experts for monitoring and utilizing your trailer fleet—and the technology that makes a difference.
Wheel-end monitoring can help put a stop to costly thermal events. Here's how the technology works and what maintenance departments should know.
Today’s fleets require increased asset visibility, ease of software integration, and the knowledge that their units are operating safely as one.
A calling to improve maintenance and move to the next level
Extraordinary intelligence - Drov Technologies' innovative AirBoxOne connectivity turns tank trailers into smarter, safer, more efficient vehicles.
Drov Technologies offers multiple wheel sensors that integrate on its AirboxOne telematics solution for trailers.
“The trailer has been the forgotten asset in the telematics world until recently,” says Lisa Mullen, CEO, Drōv Technologies.
Drōv Technologies, a leader in the smart truck and trailer movement, partners with SKF Vehicle Aftermarket.
Drōv Technologies, a leader in the smart truck and trailer movement, is out to make tank trailers smarter with its AirBoxOne.
It was a little over two years ago when we wrote the days of calling dry van trailers “boxes with wheels” were numbered. After last month’s Technology & Maintenance Counc
Using wired and wireless technologies, the AirBoxOne platform relays diagnostics, operational, and safety information to the fleet and driver.
The benefits of the system include safety and financial ROI. There are fuel efficiency savings that come with standard tire inflation and management.
With the introduction of this new technology, the company is hoping to revolutionize the trucking industry.