Advanced Technologies Continue to Bring Benefits to Trucking Industry

The COVID-19 pandemic has emphasized the need for continued development of advanced technologies such as automation and connectivity in the trucking industry.

Automation, connectivity and other advanced technologies continue to be areas in which the trucking industry is focusing its development efforts. While the COVID-19 pandemic has brought about many changes to the industry, it has not hindered these efforts and has even brought to light an increased necessity for further implementation of some technologies.

In this segment from the fourth episode of our ongoing Transportation Chain series, OEM Off-Highway's Editor Sara Jensen discusses with Curt Bennink, Senior Field Editor at Equipment Today, the many technologies under development within the trucking industry and the benefits they can provide.

Transportation Chain is a six-part series in which the various brands of AC Business Media examine how current events are impacting transportation, trucking and supply chain management, as well as other related industries.

Watch the full fourth episode from which this segment is a part to get further insight into impacts on the construction, trucking and supply chain industries.  

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