Sean Kilcarr

Senior Editor , Penton Media comments on trends affecting the many different strata of the trucking industry -- light and medium duty fleets up through over-the-road truckload, less-than-truckload, and private fleet operations

Posts by Sean Kilcarr

Might drones replace trucks for package deliveries?

in Trucks at Work May 25, 2017
It is no secret that many think drones – or, to use their technical descriptive, unmanned aerial devices (UAVs) – prove an ideal delivery......

Dealing with supply chain data isn’t simple in the slightest

in Trucks at Work May 23, 2017
If there is one thing truckers know at this point in the “digital age” of supply chain operations, trying to manage data is far from easy......

Where driverless vehicles and golf clubs meet

in Trucks at Work May 11, 2017
It’s not every day that you encounter and analogy that links self-driving vehicle technology and golf clubs. Not by a long shot. [OK; you knew......

Europe prepares for full-scale truck platooning

in Trucks at Work May 09, 2017
Not only are key European automotive heavyweights preparing to roll out autonomous cars just three short years from now, truck makers across the pond......

Targeting the truck parking issue

in Trucks at Work May 05, 2017
So how bad is the truck parking problem in the U.S.? Well, that depends on who you ask. Some truck drivers say it’s impossible to find parking......