GPS tracking uses GPS to determine positions based on a Global Positioning System. The Global Positioning System (GPS) is a group of 27 Earth-orbiting satellites (24 in operation and three extras in case one fails). When people talk about a “GPS,” they usually mean a GPS receiver. The U.S. military developed and implemented this satellite network as a military navigation system but now lets everyone use the signals. >> Continue Reading

Construction companies have several elements to juggle in order to keep projects on time and within the budget. A major component of this is managing heavy equipment and vehicles. This can be challenging when you have simultaneous operations in multiple locations. Fortunately, GPS tracking systems can help construction companies easily and efficiently monitor assets. >> Continue Reading

When the temperature plunges to five degrees, even the most experienced of truckers can have a hard time managing the icy roads. Poor visibility coupled with reduced traction makes the job of a big rig driver extremely challenging. However, by implementing preventive safety skills for driving in icy conditions, you can sail through the winter season without any major problems. Here are 10 winter driving tips for truck drivers that can help you stay safe this winter. >> Continue Reading