All posts tagged "David Kolman"

  • RoadKing Mag
    U.S. Most Congested Highways

    ATRI and FHWA recently released the findings of their “2009 Bottleneck Analysis of 100 Freight Significant Highway Locations.” Seems to me the organizations could have saved a ton of money by just asking a couple of...

    • Posted June 4, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Healthy While Trucking: Mind and Body

    As we struggle with our fitness, I recommend adding mental fitness to the workout routine. After all, we can’t get all the benefits from a healthy body if the mind doesn’t remain alive and active as we...

    • Posted May 26, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Finally, Roadability Accountability

    If you’re like me and occasionally pull intermodal containers, there’s some good news.The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has finally done something about the condition of these vehicles.

    • Posted May 5, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Roving Eyes

    I have a lady friend who is a cross-country trucker. Often, to help her pass the hours behind the wheel on those long, straight stretches of roadway she knits, usually making caps, gloves and sweaters for family...

    • Posted May 3, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    David Kolman in the Kenworth T700

    Senior Editor David Kolman gives his view of the new Kenworth T700 at the 2010 Mid-America Trucking Show.

    • Posted April 2, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Road King Wins Industry Awards

    Road King won nine awards for magazine writing and design at the Truck Writers of North America Communication Awards ceremony

    • Posted March 26, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Valentine's Day Dilemma

    A company developed what it says is the world’s first driver performance analysis system that can be an effective tool for identifying “drivers-at-risk.”

    • Posted February 11, 2010
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  • trafficJam
    SARTRE: Technology for vehicles to drive themselves

    Wouldn’t it be great if you could flip a switch and let your truck take over the inch-along-in-traffic chore while you read a magazine, enjoy a leisurely snack or do all the text-messaging and cell-phone calling you’d...

    • Posted January 5, 2010
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  • RoadKing Mag
    Going down the wrong path

    I had a close call last week. I was trucking north around a sharp curve on a rural two-lane road. Coming up toward on me on the southbound lane was a large RV pulling a car on...

    • Posted November 5, 2009
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