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Diesel Exhaust and Your Health Ah, the smell of diesel fumes in the morning. Almost as invigorating as that first cup of coffee. It’s been a part of your morning routine for as long as you can remember, and in…
August 22, 2016
Fuel Card Program
How to Set Up a Fuel Card Program If your trucking company doesn’t have a fuel card program, you could be missing out on a great way to simplify and control your fuel expenses. Using a fuel card, like the…
August 8, 2016
Fuel Card
6 Reasons to Use a Fuel Card Instead of Cash or Credit Controlling your fuel costs helps you manage your trucking company’s business expenses. One of the easiest ways to control your trucking company’s fuel costs is to get set up with…
August 2, 2016
Fuel Theft
How to Avoid Fuel Theft Because fuel can account for up to 40% of your company’s operating expenses, your truck’s fuel is your company’s livelihood. Refined fuel is more attractive to thieves because it’s easier to resell and use, so…
June 14, 2016
Fueling your truck is part of being a truck driver, but it can be dangerous. Diesel fuel is a hazardous, combustible material and can leak or spill during fueling. Improper refueling can even cause burns, fires or explosions. But if you follow these tips, you can protect yourself at the pump.
May 20, 2016
Driver Retention
With the shortage of truck drivers and high levels of driver turnover, fleet owners are constantly seeking out ways to create driver loyalty. Obviously, offering above average pay per mile and great benefits is important, but so is providing drivers with a comfortable and dependable vehicle with creature comforts, such as an Auxiliary Power Unit, or APU.
May 13, 2016
Truck Driver
It’s been said that the best way to truly know someone is to walk a mile in their shoes. After 25 years in the trucking industry, I finally got the chance to do just that when I did a ride-along with my best friend, Barry, who has been an owner-operator for over 20 years. This experience has given me a renewed sense of appreciation for the collective job our nation’s professional truck drivers do every day.
April 26, 2016
Fuel Economy
It can be a constant challenge for trucking companies to save money on fuel. Fuel prices are constantly changing and that can make it tough to stay cost-effective. While you can’t control the price of fuel, you can control the amount and rate of fuel consumption, which can really help your bottom line.
April 21, 2016
New Fuel Card
We’re proud to announce that TransConnect officially launched a new fuel card at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville last week. MATS is the largest heavy-duty trucking event in the world, over 70,000 people and over 1,000 exhibitors attended !
April 7, 2016
Transconnect Mobile App
Want to find the best retail fuel prices along your route? The TransConnect Services (TCS) Mobile App lets you see real-time fuel prices right on your Android® or iOS© device with our TransConnect Fuel Finder. The best part is anyone can use the TransConnect Mobile App to find truck stops with the best fuel prices along a route!
March 23, 2016