LiveOnWeb by Transport Topics

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LiveOnWeb by Transport Topics
  • Language: eng
  • Episodes: 63
  • Last: 21 Feb 2018
Transportation news doesn't have to be boring. The biggest issues have many angles and many voices. Talking about them can be both entertaining and useful. You learn the most about the biggest issues when you become part of the conversation. Each month, we take to the web to prove just that. We bring the journalists who cover the industry's biggest issues together with business experts and the newsmakers to talk about everything from driver issues to freight capacity, supply chain, infrastructure, regulatory matters, politics, and the changing demographics of the industry. Every episode tackles a different transportation topic in a fun, interactive way, gives you access to our expert, and lets you ask the questions that go beyond the written story. We call it LiveOnWeb. It's a series just for freight transportation folks, like you.

Episodes (63)

  • Mega Trends in Trucking Technology
    Mega Trends in Trucking Technology
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    Published: 21 Feb 2018 Duration: 53:40
    Take a deep dive into three topics that can help fleets gain greater visibility into their trucking operations: Blockchain, predictive analytics and remote diagnostics. Watch the replay of our Feb. 21, 2018, LiveOnWeb program, "Mega Trends ... Read more →
    Take a deep dive into three topics that can help fleets gain greater visibility into their trucking operations: Blockchain, predictive analytics and remote diagnostics. Watch the replay of our Feb. 21, 2018, LiveOnWeb program, "Mega Trends ... Read more →

  • 2018 Government Outlook
    2018 Government Outlook
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    Published: 17 Jan 2018 Duration: 01:00:50
    Transport Topics' Eugene Mulero hosts this authoritative look at the regulatory and legislative action expected to come out of Washington this year and how it will affect trucking businesses. Featuring Rep. Sam Graves (R-Mo.), chairma... Read more →
    Transport Topics' Eugene Mulero hosts this authoritative look at the regulatory and legislative action expected to come out of Washington this year and how it will affect trucking businesses. Featuring Rep. Sam Graves (R-Mo.), chairma... Read more →

  • Powering the Trucks of Tomorrow
    Powering the Trucks of Tomorrow
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    Published: 17 Dec 2017 Duration: 59:41
    Our Nov. 17 LiveOnWeb program took a look at fuel efficiency and cost-savings gains that cleaner-running diesel and natural gas promise, as well as the intriguing potential that electric offers, even for Class 8 trucks.
    Our Nov. 17 LiveOnWeb program took a look at fuel efficiency and cost-savings gains that cleaner-running diesel and natural gas promise, as well as the intriguing potential that electric offers, even for Class 8 trucks.

  • 2017 Year In Review
    2017 Year In Review
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    Published: 17 Nov 2017 Duration: 59:41
    How will 2017 be remembered in the trucking industry? TT reporters and editors are joined by ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello to put the year's top business and government stories into perspective.
    How will 2017 be remembered in the trucking industry? TT reporters and editors are joined by ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello to put the year's top business and government stories into perspective.

  • The ELD Landscape Ahead
    The ELD Landscape Ahead
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    Published: 23 Aug 2017 Duration: 59:33
    How strictly will the ELD mandate be enforced? If you have AOBRDs, should you switch or wait? TT Managing Editor/Features Seth Clevenger hosted LiveOnWeb: The ELD Landscape Ahead on Aug. 28, 2017 with special guest Joe DeLorenzo, Dire... Read more →
    How strictly will the ELD mandate be enforced? If you have AOBRDs, should you switch or wait? TT Managing Editor/Features Seth Clevenger hosted LiveOnWeb: The ELD Landscape Ahead on Aug. 28, 2017 with special guest Joe DeLorenzo, Dire... Read more →

  • Top 100 For-Hire Carriers and the Shifting Business Climate
    Top 100 For-Hire Carriers and the Shifting Business Climate
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    Published: 12 Jul 2017 Duration: 56:26
    On the heels of our newly released Top 100 For-Hire Carrier rankings, TT's Seth Clevenger and Daniel Bearth hosted a LiveOnWeb looking at the shifting business climate ahead for the industry, featuring ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello... Read more →
    On the heels of our newly released Top 100 For-Hire Carrier rankings, TT's Seth Clevenger and Daniel Bearth hosted a LiveOnWeb looking at the shifting business climate ahead for the industry, featuring ATA Chief Economist Bob Costello... Read more →

  • The Race to Automated Driving
    The Race to Automated Driving
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    Published: 14 Jun 2017 Duration: 01:04:32
    A growing number of new tech developers are jumping into the trucking industry to try to make self-driving trucks a reality sooner rather than later. Meanwhile, truck manufacturers and their suppliers continue to pursue their own path... Read more →
    A growing number of new tech developers are jumping into the trucking industry to try to make self-driving trucks a reality sooner rather than later. Meanwhile, truck manufacturers and their suppliers continue to pursue their own path... Read more →

  • Infrastructure Week Reporter Roundtable
    Infrastructure Week Reporter Roundtable
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    Published: 19 May 2017 Duration: 59:59
    In a special Reporter Roundtable edition of LiveOnWeb, TT Congressional Reporter Eugene Mulero will look back at Infrastructure Week with the help of 3 Capitol Hill watchers: Jacob Fischler of CQ Roll Call, Kathryn Wolfe of Politico P... Read more →
    In a special Reporter Roundtable edition of LiveOnWeb, TT Congressional Reporter Eugene Mulero will look back at Infrastructure Week with the help of 3 Capitol Hill watchers: Jacob Fischler of CQ Roll Call, Kathryn Wolfe of Politico P... Read more →

  • The Logistics Game
    The Logistics Game
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    Published: 5 Apr 2017 Duration: 52:32
    The Top 50 Logistics Company rankings are out. Whether you watched or played the logistics game this year, you know this: the 2017 version featured new stages, new challenges, and more sophisticated game play. The shift from tradition... Read more →
    The Top 50 Logistics Company rankings are out. Whether you watched or played the logistics game this year, you know this: the 2017 version featured new stages, new challenges, and more sophisticated game play. The shift from tradition... Read more →

  • Recruiting Young Drivers
    Recruiting Young Drivers
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    Published: 8 Mar 2017 Duration: 57:43
    Young drivers are appealing to fleets, but fleets often lose them as quickly as they find them, because millennials are more willing to job-hop than previous generations. What does this mean for recruiting? What specifically are young... Read more →
    Young drivers are appealing to fleets, but fleets often lose them as quickly as they find them, because millennials are more willing to job-hop than previous generations. What does this mean for recruiting? What specifically are young... Read more →

  • The Safe Driver Checklist
    The Safe Driver Checklist
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    Published: 31 Jan 2017 Duration: 57:08
    Reduce speed on curves and work zones. Watch your blind spots. Adjust for bad weather. These are all tips that we've heard time and again. However, driver safety is important not only to drivers but fleets as well, to say nothing of t... Read more →
    Reduce speed on curves and work zones. Watch your blind spots. Adjust for bad weather. These are all tips that we've heard time and again. However, driver safety is important not only to drivers but fleets as well, to say nothing of t... Read more →

  • 2017: An ELD Odyssey
    2017: An ELD Odyssey
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    Published: 14 Dec 2016 Duration: 01:04:51
    The pressure is on. Only 12 months stand between motor carriers and electronic logging device enforcement. For many, the path to adoption and implementation is less than clear; the post-implementation world is even hazier. Before truckers... Read more →
    The pressure is on. Only 12 months stand between motor carriers and electronic logging device enforcement. For many, the path to adoption and implementation is less than clear; the post-implementation world is even hazier. Before truckers... Read more →

  • Master Class on Autonomous Trucking
    Master Class on Autonomous Trucking
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    Published: 19 Oct 2016 Duration: 01:13:43
    According to reports, within the next decade, we can expect that the number of autonomous vehicles on U.S. roads will become a mainstream force. While this will noticeably decrease the cost to move goods, it puts the 3.5 million truckers o... Read more →
    According to reports, within the next decade, we can expect that the number of autonomous vehicles on U.S. roads will become a mainstream force. While this will noticeably decrease the cost to move goods, it puts the 3.5 million truckers o... Read more →

  • Transporting the Nation's Freight Bill on a Natural Gas Diet
    Transporting the Nation's Freight Bill on a Natural Gas Diet
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    Published: 19 Sep 2016 Duration: 48:47
    Significant advancements have been made in recent years that have improved reliability, lowered implementation and operating costs, and increased efficiencies for natural gas, making it a dominant alternative transportation fuel for Americ... Read more →
    Significant advancements have been made in recent years that have improved reliability, lowered implementation and operating costs, and increased efficiencies for natural gas, making it a dominant alternative transportation fuel for Americ... Read more →

  • Top 100 For-Hire Carriers and Disruption in the Industry
    Top 100 For-Hire Carriers and Disruption in the Industry
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    Published: 27 Jul 2016 Duration: 59:35
    Transport Topics veteran reporter Dan Bearth will team up with industry executives Phil Byrd, Don Daseke, and Joe Carlier to answer your biggest questions on the disruption facing freight transportation and to tell you where the industry st... Read more →
    Transport Topics veteran reporter Dan Bearth will team up with industry executives Phil Byrd, Don Daseke, and Joe Carlier to answer your biggest questions on the disruption facing freight transportation and to tell you where the industry st... Read more →

  • Special Interview -- Bill Graves, ATA President and CEO
    Special Interview -- Bill Graves, ATA President and CEO
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    Published: 25 May 2016 Duration: 13:28
    In his final few months as President and CEO of American Trucking Associations, Bill Graves met with TT staffers, including Editorial Director Neil Abt, to reflect on where the trucking industry and the association stand as his tenure winds... Read more →
    In his final few months as President and CEO of American Trucking Associations, Bill Graves met with TT staffers, including Editorial Director Neil Abt, to reflect on where the trucking industry and the association stand as his tenure winds... Read more →

  • Web Extra -- Todd Simo, M.D.
    Web Extra -- Todd Simo, M.D.
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    Published: 18 May 2016 Duration: 09:12
    Transport Topics Editorial Director Neil Abt's full interview with Todd Simo, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, HireRight
    Transport Topics Editorial Director Neil Abt's full interview with Todd Simo, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, HireRight

  • Driver Health and Wellness from A to Zzzzz
    Driver Health and Wellness from A to Zzzzz
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    Published: 18 May 2016 Duration: 01:12:24
    According to recent studies, America's long-haul truck drivers are twice as likely as other industrial workers to be at-risk. 61% reported struggles with obesity, hypertension, high cholesterol, and other conditions related to poor health. ... Read more →
    According to recent studies, America's long-haul truck drivers are twice as likely as other industrial workers to be at-risk. 61% reported struggles with obesity, hypertension, high cholesterol, and other conditions related to poor health. ... Read more →

  • Web Extra -- Wellness Coaches USA
    Web Extra -- Wellness Coaches USA
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    Published: 18 May 2016 Duration: 26:02
    Transport Topics Editorial Director Neil Abt's full interview with Austin B. Zuerlein and Gene McGuire, Wellness Coaches USA
    Transport Topics Editorial Director Neil Abt's full interview with Austin B. Zuerlein and Gene McGuire, Wellness Coaches USA

  • Web Extra -- Paul Will
    Web Extra -- Paul Will
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    Published: 18 May 2016 Duration: 20:29
    Transport Topics Editorial Director Neil Abt's full interview with Paul Will, CEO, Celadon Group Inc.
    Transport Topics Editorial Director Neil Abt's full interview with Paul Will, CEO, Celadon Group Inc.