ATRI launches 2022 trucking industry top issues survey

ATRI launches 2022 trucking industry top issues survey

The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI), the trucking industry’s not-for-profit research organization, this month launched its 2022 Top Industry Issues Survey.  The annual survey asks trucking industry stakeholders to rank the top issues of concern for the industry along with potential strategies for addressing each issue. Now in its 18th year, ATRI’s annual analysis not…

U.S. Trucking: How Artificial Intelligence could pave the way to the future

U.S. Trucking: How Artificial Intelligence could pave the way to the future

The trucking industry is at an inflection point. Electric trucks are starting to make inroads. Autonomous trucks are gaining traction. Global supply chains have been disrupted. An aging truck driver workforce is dwindling. The future profile of the industry is changing. Thefutureofthings.com recently looked at what’s coming in the trucking industry with many of these…

Truck parking: The national industry dilemma that won’t go away

Truck parking: The national industry dilemma that won’t go away

For truck drivers slogging through long, tedious shifts on the road, the availability of safe and reliable parking is not a convenience – it is a necessity. On average, an estimated three million trucks move across the U.S. every day. Unfortunately, there are only 313,000 parking spaces to accommodate them, 40,000 at public rest areas…