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Komatsu’s KOMTRAX Mobile App for Asset Monitoring

Komatsu America Corp. introduced a feature-rich mobile appKomatsu America Corp. introduced a feature-rich mobile app that allows owners to see critical machine information from KOMTRAX fleet-monitoring system on their Apple or Android smart phones or tablet devices. Building on the past decade of KOMTRAX technology, the app gives owners access to this critical information anytime and anywhere in daily, weekly or monthly time increments.

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Yokohama Tire CEO: Rolling Forward in 2014

Yokohama Tire Corp. (YTC) Chief Operating Officer Takayuki Hamaya Yokohama Tire Corp. (YTC) celebrated a landmark year in 2013 with the groundbreaking of its new commercial plant in West Point, Miss., and this year, the company is set to have a record year with the number of product launches it has planned. In this Q&A, YTC’s Chief Operating Officer Takayuki Hamaya takes a look back at YTC’s performance in 2013 and shares an outlook on what the company – and the tire industry in general – can expect in 2014.

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Rogers Group Relies on GPS Tracking

Navman WirelessWith a construction-equipment tracking system, your quarry operation can be sure that each piece of equipment at every plant is working as hard as you are. Navman Wireless is one company that provides fleet and mobile asset intelligence based on equipment tracking.

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Between the Road and the Load

By Greg Smith

Long before a single load is booked or any wheels turn, someone – usually a fleet manager – needs to determine exactly what is going to separate the road and the load. There’s a lot riding on this decision because, as much as some would like to think otherwise, a trailer is never just a trailer.

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