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Telematics 101: Cutting through the jargon to what you need to know to get started with this fleet tracking tech

Telematics 101: Cutting through the jargon to what you...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jan 22, 2016

EW: What is telematics? DS: Think of it as a conduit that takes information from your vehicle or equipment and sends ...

Caterpillar’s online fleet management quiz is quick way to get acquainted with telematics

Caterpillar’s online fleet management quiz is...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 04, 2015

Much of Caterpillar's focus as of late, beyond its corporate focus of drastically reducing costs, has been on technology. Specifically, ...

Mobile surveillance towers record jobsite intruders, then call the cops (VIDEO)

Mobile surveillance towers record jobsite intruders,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 20, 2015

While surveillance devices have been a presence at retail stores and on some homes for decades, with cameras getting smaller, ...

Worker crushed, killed while servicing bulldozer in Florida

Worker crushed, killed while servicing bulldozer in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 18, 2015

A worker for a Florida construction company was killed late last month while performing maintenance on a bulldozer. According to a report ...

How to set up and maintain on-site fuel tanks

How to set up and maintain on-site fuel tanks

Posted by Staff Report on Oct 06, 2015

Storing your own diesel fuel on site offers many advantages for a heavy-equipment fleet. You get a price break for ...

Caterpillar launches Cat Inspect app, replacing forms with smartphones, tablets on machine walkarounds

Caterpillar launches Cat Inspect app, replacing forms...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 17, 2015

Caterpillar has released a new app for smartphones and tablets that allows owners, operators and fleet managers to remove paper ...

From refinery, to delivery trucks, to your storage tank, chances for diesel fuel contamination are ever present

From refinery, to delivery trucks, to your storage...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 14, 2015

Most of us know that clean fuel is necessary for the high-pressure common rail fuel injectors (HPCR) used in today’s ...

Disposable DEFBooty prevents contaminants from entering DEF tank

Disposable DEFBooty prevents contaminants from entering...

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 04, 2015

Avoid introducing contaminants into your equipment's DEF tanks with the disposable DEFBooty, which helps keeps systems clean on Tier 4 ...

Thunder Creek’s FST Series trailers offer versatile fuel and DEF delivery

Thunder Creek’s FST Series trailers offer...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 14, 2015

Designed for fuel and DEF delivery and field service, Thunder Creek Equipment offers three FST Series trailer models, available in ...

Low-viscosity oils are only the beginning; new EPA diesel fuel economy rules will significantly impact your future

Low-viscosity oils are only the beginning; new EPA...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jun 24, 2015

Earlier in June, Shell Lubricants went into great detail telling journalists about how the soon-to-come, low-viscosity diesel lube oil category ...

Are you ready for Tier 5 emissions regulations?

Are you ready for Tier 5 emissions regulations?

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jun 05, 2015

Is Tier 5 on its way to the United States? That’s up to the EPA, but if Europe is any indication ...

REVIEW: Can Lemur’s $100 BlueDriver device and app match up to a $3,000 OBD-II scan tool?

REVIEW: Can Lemur’s $100 BlueDriver device and...

Posted by Bruce Smith on Apr 23, 2015

Turn your smartphone or tablet into a $3,000 scan tool for $100? Sounds a bit far-fetched. Is the Lemur BlueDriver more gimmick than genuine? ...

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