TruckScience Partners with CTEA: A New Era of Innovation in Truck Design
TruckScience Partners with CTEA: A New Era of Innovation in Truck Design 1024 439 Sorcha O'Grady

TruckScience, a leader in commercial vehicle design software, has partnered with the Canadian Transportation Equipment Association (CTEA), to bring groundbreaking advancements to the commercial vehicle industry in Canada. This partnership will combine the cutting-edge technology of TruckScience with the extensive expertise and network of CTEA. CTEA’s mission, “to be the “GO TO” association for all…

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WasteExpo 2024
WasteExpo 2024 – TruckScience Showcases Cutting-Edge Axle Weight Calculator
WasteExpo 2024 – TruckScience Showcases Cutting-Edge Axle Weight Calculator 1024 642 John McLean

We are just back from another awesome WasteExpo at the Las Vegas Convention Center. WasteExpo 2024 was a fantastic opportunity to connect with TruckScience users in the waste industry, an education in the latest technological advances, and an opportunity to showcase our cutting-edge Axle Weight Calculator to a wider audience. Hearing firsthand how our product…

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TruckScience at NAFA Institute & Expo 2024
TruckScience at NAFA Institute & Expo 2024 1024 260 Sorcha O'Grady

Last week saw the TruckScience team in San Antonio, TX, where we exhibited at NAFA Institute & Expo. The conference and expo took place from 22 – 24 April in the Henry B. González Convention Center, right in the center of San Antonio, and easily accessible from the beautiful San Antonio River Walk. We joined…

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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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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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