Work Truck Week 2024 – Yet Another Awesome Show!
Work Truck Week 2024 – Yet Another Awesome Show! 937 491 John McLean

We are just back from exhibiting at Work Truck Week 2024 in Indianapolis, and what a great experience it was! Live Demos We were at our usual spot on the NTEA partners booth and we got the chance to meet many of our valued customers at Work Truck Week. The pandemic seemed like a distant…

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Regulations added for province of Alberta
Regulations added for province of Alberta 1024 531 Sorcha O'Grady

The TruckScience Axle Weight Calculator now validates your truck layouts against regulations for the province of Alberta. As with many jurisdictions, Alberta stipulates regulations for combinations that don’t necessarily apply country-wide. For example, twin-steer tridem-drive straight trucks require a minimum wheelbase length that depends on the axle spread. With a tridem-drive axle spread of between…

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What We Shipped In 2023
What We Shipped In 2023 1024 248 Sorcha O'Grady

In 2023, we set out to cater for the changing landscape of alternative fuels, deepen our coverage of state and provincial regulations, and listened to user feedback that would make our program easier to use. We shipped 4 releases and grew the total number of markets that use our apps to 64. As the sun…

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Multiple views in Weight Distribution Reports
Multiple views in Weight Distribution Reports 1024 683 Sorcha O'Grady

With today’s update to the TruckScience Axle Weight Calculator, users can optionally include multiple views in the PDF reports. Depending on the audience for your reports, you may wish to include a Side and Top view drawing, or a detailed Bridge view, comparing the gross weight on each axle group with the maximum permissible. The…

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Weight Distribution for Battery Electric Vehicles
Weight Distribution for Battery Electric Vehicles 1024 489 Sorcha O'Grady

The TruckScience Axle Weight Calculator now caters for alternative fuels or energy sources, including Battery-Electric, Compressed Natural Gas or CNG, Hydrogen Fuel Cell and Liquified Natural Gas or LNG. This is in addition to the more traditional Diesel, Ethanol and Gasoline. The Specific Gravity, or the density of the fuel, is used to calculate the…

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Regulations for Ontario SPIF and Quebec Thaw Period
Regulations for Ontario SPIF and Quebec Thaw Period
Regulations for Ontario SPIF and Quebec Thaw Period 1024 554 Sorcha O'Grady

The TruckScience Axle Weight Calculator now validates your truck layouts against regulations for Canadian provincial legislation, including Ontario SPIF, Quebec and Quebec Thaw Period (la période de dégel). The program also validates against both weights and dimensions limits for Canadian MOU. Steerable Lift Axles Prior to this, the Axle Weight Calculator treated all pusher and…

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TruckScience at Brisbane Truck Show 2023
TruckScience at Brisbane Truck Show 2023 1024 576 Jens Hellberg

We are just back from exhibiting at Brisbane Truck Show 2023, and it was a brilliant experience. Held every two years, the Brisbane Truck Show is about coming together, sharing ideas, discussing challenges – and showcasing the innovative ways we can address them. The event includes a huge line-up of trucks, trailers, components, equipment and…

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TruckScience at WasteExpo 2023
TruckScience at WasteExpo 2023 1024 548 John McLean

We are just back from an awesome WasteExpo 2023 in New Orleans, Louisiana! Live Demos We were delighted to get the chance to Demo our Axle Weight Calculator, to show people how it can be used to deliver safe legal, and efficient trucks. We got the chance to demo the TruckScience Axle Weight Calculator to…

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Work Truck Week 2023 – Another awesome show!
Work Truck Week 2023 – Another awesome show! 1024 518 Sorcha O'Grady

We are just back from exhibiting at Work Truck Week 2023 in Indianapolis, and what a week it was! Educational Session At Work Truck Week  We were honored to present the “Using Software to Upfit Safe, Legal and Efficient Trucks” educational session at the Summit. There was a fantastic turnout for the session, where our…

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Infrastructure Upgrade & Ohio Turnpike
Infrastructure Upgrade & Ohio Turnpike
Infrastructure Upgrade & Ohio Turnpike 1024 613 Sorcha O'Grady

Application Infrastructure Following a complete overhaul of our application infrastructure, we have made significantimprovements to our application security, stability and performance. The responsiveness of complex calculations, including those with imported custom drawings, ismuch enhanced. We have implemented sophisticated infrastructure monitoring, which allows us to collectoperational and performance data that helps to identify, diagnose and fix…

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