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Operation Safe Driving Week - What YOU can do to help

Operation Safe Driving Week – What YOU can do to help

Today kicks off Operation Safe Driving Week in North America and we have compiled a few tips on how you ...
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Haul without Hassle: The Need for Hazmat & Energy Specific Routing, Mapping and Navigation

Haul without Hassle: The Need for Hazmat & Energy Specific Routing, Mapping and Navigation

In the trucking industry, there’s no “one size fits all” when it comes to route planning and daily operations. Roads ...
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Digital Revolution - A World of Connected Trucks

Digital Revolution – A World of Connected Trucks

What is digitalization and how is it affecting the trucking industry? The digitalization of the trucking industry, and on a ...
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When Getting On-site is Only Part of the Journey

When Getting On-site is Only Part of the Journey

In these days of GPS, navigating public highways is a straightforward process. Load up your itinerary, optimize your route and ...
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Run the River Charity Event

Run the River Charity Event

On Tuesday 12th September, a team from our London office took part in the 5K Run the River fundraising event ...
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How to Avoid Bridge Strikes?

How to Avoid Bridge Strikes?

You’ve seen the videos.  A 53 foot trailer hitting a low bridge.  You think, “Why was that driver even routed ...
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Autonomous Trucking and Driverless Fleets

Autonomous Trucking and Driverless Fleets

   Self-driving vehicles are on their way When we talk about autonomous driving, the first thing that comes to mind ...
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New ‘TruETA’ Tool From TMW Systems Enables Fleets to Solve Planning and Execution Challenges

New ‘TruETA’ Tool From TMW Systems Enables Fleets to Solve Planning and Execution Challenges

Solution for Innovative IES, TMWSuite, TMW.Suite and TruckMate Users Calculates ETA for Each Stop Based on Vehicle Location, Hours of ...
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Safe, Safer, Safest - Innovations in Truck Safety

Safe, Safer, Safest – Innovations in Truck Safety

In the last few years, the trucking industry has undergone some serious changes: From the emergence of electric trucks (see ...
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ALK Map Data: Built for Commercial Vehicles

ALK Map Data: Built for Commercial Vehicles

Commercial map data is the core of our business. At ALK, we have a team of GIS and mapping specialists ...
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2017 Standard Chartered Great City Race - London

2017 Standard Chartered Great City Race – London

Last night, our British colleagues Matt Conby and Will Colborn entered the 2017 Standard Chartered Great City Race​ along with ...
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Brexit & Beyond - What's in Store for the UK Trucking Industry?

Brexit & Beyond – What’s in Store for the UK Trucking Industry?

It's been over a year since the British public voted to exit the European Union. The Brexit negotiations have started ...
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ALK Technologies Debuts New CoPilot Truck GPS Version 10 for iOS

ALK Technologies Debuts New CoPilot Truck GPS Version 10 for iOS

Includes key truck-specific data improvements and enhanced driver safety elements Princeton, NJ– June 22, 2017 – ALK Technologies, a Trimble ...
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Goodbye Roaming Charges, Hello Europe!

Goodbye Roaming Charges, Hello Europe!

Good news for all Europeans: From mid June onwards, roaming charges for certain mobile plans in the European Union have been ...
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PC*MILER Web Product Update

PC*MILER Web – Product Update

We are excited to announce the latest version of PC*MILER Web is now available! PC*MILER Web provides users access to the ...
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The 2017 ALK Tech Summit Claimed an Unexpected Theme, One of Resilience

The 2017 ALK Tech Summit Claimed an Unexpected Theme, One of Resilience

From the very first event at the 2017 ALK Transportation Technology Summit the overall theme of resilience began to make ...
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Transport & Logistic Trade Fair 2017 - Munich, Germany

Transport & Logistic Trade Fair 2017 – Munich, Germany

“[With digitalization] logistics is on the threshold of the most exciting phase of innovation in recent decades—and as a result it ...
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Countdown to the 2017 ALK Transportation Technology Summit

Countdown to the 2017 ALK Transportation Technology Summit

5 ALK Product Training Sessions            The Backbone of Your Bottom Line: Revitalizing Your Business through Routing ...
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Join Us at the Transport & Logistic Trade Show - Munich, Germany

Join Us at the Transport & Logistic Trade Show – Munich, Germany

The Transport & Logistic show will kick off in two weeks in Munich, Germany. It is the world's leading trade fair ...
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ALK Road Closure Alert - I-85 Atlanta, GA

ALK Road Closure Alert – I-85 Atlanta, GA

Please be advised I-85 in Atlanta, GA near Piedmont Road has been closed due to a collapse.  If this road ...
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The Trade Show Season Begins in Europe

The Trade Show Season Begins in Europe

Last week was a busy one for our European team with two events happening in France and Germany: SITL Paris ...
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STELLA! Don't Let Storms Like Winter Storm Stella Hurt Your Bottom Line

STELLA! Don’t Let Storms Like Winter Storm Stella Hurt Your Bottom Line

As Winter Storm Stella is in the process of delivering more than a foot of snow to the east coast ...
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Transport America Case Study: The 5 Benefits of Weather Alerts

Transport America Case Study: The 5 Benefits of Weather Alerts

We recently caught up with Tom Benusa, CIO at Transport America about how his team has incorporated Weather Alerts to ...
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YRC Worldwide Inc. Chief Customer Officer Justin Hall to Keynote the 2017 ALK Transportation Technology Summit

YRC Worldwide Inc. Chief Customer Officer Justin Hall to Keynote the 2017 ALK Transportation Technology Summit

Keynote Speaker Announced Justin M. Hall Chief Customer Officer YRC Worldwide Inc. It is with great excitement we announce YRC ...
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Winter is Coming. Plan with proactive weather displays and alerts to keep your assets safe.

Winter is Coming. Plan with proactive weather displays and alerts to keep your assets safe.

With winter on the horizon, fleet managers are preparing for the busiest and most dangerous time of the year. The ...
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Compliance Counts - How CoPilot Truck Keeps Fleets Ahead of the Curve

Compliance Counts – How CoPilot Truck Keeps Fleets Ahead of the Curve

Adhering to ever changing regulations can prove to be a headache for any driver manager or driver. Staying complaint on ...
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Protecting the Driver & Others on the Road - How CoPilot Truck Puts Safety First

Protecting the Driver & Others on the Road – How CoPilot Truck Puts Safety First

                                     Safety is ...
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To Our Veterans, ALK Salutes You

To Our Veterans, ALK Salutes You

On Veterans Day, and every day, we would like to say thank you to all the men and women who ...
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‘Back to School’ Made Simple for Bus Drivers Using CoPilot® Integrated Navigation

‘Back to School’ Made Simple for Bus Drivers Using CoPilot® Integrated Navigation

The school year is back in full swing, and with the return of pencils and books, some students may experience ...
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Inside Scoop: PC*MILER’s Top 5 Most Asked Technical Support Questions

Inside Scoop: PC*MILER’s Top 5 Most Asked Technical Support Questions

You asked, we answered. With so many PC*MILER customers, there are bound to be a few frequently asked questions that ...
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Top 5 Reasons Truck Navigation is Essential for Fleets

Top 5 Reasons Truck Navigation is Essential for Fleets

Everyday we are faced with decisions.  One of the toughest decisions is how to weed through so much technology constantly ...
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We’re Headed Out to Some of the Transportation Industry’s Biggest Tradeshows!

We’re Headed Out to Some of the Transportation Industry’s Biggest Tradeshows!

We’ve got a full schedule this September and October - we’ll be exhibiting at the McLeod Software User Conference, in.sight ...
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2016 National Truck Driver Appreciation Week

September 11-17, 2016 On a small scale, the 3.4 million truck drivers of America impact your life on a daily ...
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Aspray24 Next Day Delivery - Utilizing CoPilot Truck and Advanced Route Optimization to Improve Driver Efficiency

Aspray24 Next Day Delivery – Utilizing CoPilot Truck and Advanced Route Optimization to Improve Driver Efficiency

https://vimeo.com/176593249 Aspray24, a specialized next day delivery company operating a fleet of more than 400 trucks out of 14 depots, ...
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ALK Technologies Is Headed to the Fleet Safety Conference

Join us as we participate for the first time in the 2016 Fleet Safety Conference in Schaumburg IL, July 18-20th ...
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PC*MILER just turned the big 3-0.

PC*MILER just turned the big 3-0.

1986 was a big year - The Chicago Bears became Super Bowl Champions after winning Super Bowl XX Top Gun ...
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ALK & Trimble UK Ride For a Cause

ALK & Trimble UK Ride For a Cause

Rain or shine, ALK and Trimble’s UK pro cycle team made it out on June 23, 2016 to bike for ...
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ALK’s Second Annual Field Day

ALK’s Second Annual Field Day

In honor of the first official day of summer ALK Technologies employees had some fun in the sun at our ...
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2016 ALK Tech Summit Highlights

2016 ALK Tech Summit Highlights

It was a year of change for the ALK Transportation Technology Summit… a new location in Philadelphia after 11 years ...
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PC*MILER Tutorial on HOS Manager

PC*MILER Tutorial on HOS Manager

Check out our latest PC*MILER Tutorial on HOS Manager.  Ideal for someone who is brand new to PC*MILER, or even ...
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Reliable, Integrated Navigation – To Maintain a Competitive Edge

Reliable, Integrated Navigation – To Maintain a Competitive Edge

For both domestic and field engineers within the Utilities Sector, increasing the number of installations or site visits performed each ...
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ALK & Kelgray Products Showcase Total Mobile Worker Solution at the Commercial Vehicle Show

ALK & Kelgray Products Showcase Total Mobile Worker Solution at the Commercial Vehicle Show

This week we’ll be joining our partner Kelgray Products at the Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham, UK. The joint exhibit ...
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Keynote Speaker Announced for 2016 ALK Transportation Technology Summit

Keynote Speaker Announced for 2016 ALK Transportation Technology Summit

Estes Express Lines to deliver keynote on business and technology innovation   ALK Technologies will hold its annual Transportation Technology ...
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Tech Summit Keynote Announced

Tech Summit Keynote Announced

We’re thrilled to announce that William T. Hupp (Billy), COO & Executive Vice President, Estes Express Lines is the 2016 ...
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ALK Tech Summit: Do it All in One Day

ALK Tech Summit: Do it All in One Day

Do it all in one day, thought leadership + product training. At this year's Summit, you have the flexibility to attend sessions that ...
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A Comprehensive Solution for Owner Operators

A Comprehensive Solution for Owner Operators

You do it all – from management, to planning, to driving, and everything in between. There are approximately 350,000 owner-operators ...
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The only thing that's the same is our name.

The only thing that’s the same is our name.

Here’s the top 5 differences between the past and the present… Location, Location, Location. No more renting cars or long ...
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ALK is Headed to Dallas for an Interactive Training Program!

ALK is Headed to Dallas for an Interactive Training Program!

Thursday, March 24, 2016 Dallas Marriott Las Colinas ⋅ Irving, TX 9:00am – 12:00pm Our products have it all, but ...
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Reliable, Integrated Navigation - Down to the Hour

Reliable, Integrated Navigation – Down to the Hour

For Postal, Parcel and Courier Services, first time delivery success and high customer satisfaction are key.  With highly accurate navigation ...
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ALK Technologies Announces 2016 Transportation Technology Summit Dates and Speakers

ALK Technologies Announces 2016 Transportation Technology Summit Dates and Speakers

Transportation leaders will gather May 23-24 in Philadelphia to discuss the industry’s most pressing issues ALK Technologies will hold its ...
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ALK Technologies Introduces PC*MILER|Rates

ALK Technologies Introduces PC*MILER|Rates

Provides a Cloud-Based, Real-Time Rating Service for the Shippers, Brokers and 3PLs Princeton, N.J. – February 10, 2016 – ALK ...
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Transport America’s Use of ALK Maps’ Weather Alerts Receives CCJ Innovator of the Year Award

Transport America’s Use of ALK Maps’ Weather Alerts Receives CCJ Innovator of the Year Award

Congratulations Transport America on the honor of being named CCJ’s 2016 Innovator of the Year! We’ve always known you were ...
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Reliable, Integrated Navigation...When Every Second Counts

Reliable, Integrated Navigation…When Every Second Counts

Emergencies come in all shapes and sizes, but the one constant is the need for a fast response time. No ...
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Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Human Trafficking Awareness Month

Last year, President Obama signed a proclamation, designating January as National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month. With millions of ...
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Code Local with ALK

Code Local with ALK

We're hiring developers who love building great software products. ALK is dedicated to developing best-in-class solutions and services that power ...
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We're Going Places

We’re Going Places

…To Philadelphia and Beyond! The 2016 ALK Transportation Technology Summit (May 23-24, 2016) has moved from Princeton, NJ to Philadelphia, ...
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ALK's Big Successes in 2015

ALK’s Big Successes in 2015

In 2015, ALK excelled in all areas of product, data, development and design. Together we executed a year of new ...
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ALK Blog Series #2: Staying Safe in Winter Weather Driving Conditions

ALK Blog Series #2: Staying Safe in Winter Weather Driving Conditions

Some parts of the country and world have already seen their fair share of unpleasant weather recently. Whether it’s snow, ...
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GIS Day – Using Maps to Navigate Safely & Efficiently Around the World

GIS Day – Using Maps to Navigate Safely & Efficiently Around the World

As technology continues to advance, people and organizations around the world are better understanding how to utilize the power of ...
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A Day of Gratitude Around the World

A Day of Gratitude Around the World

November 11th is a day of commemoration around the world to the men and women who have fought bravely throughout ...
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ALK Salutes America’s Veterans

ALK Salutes America’s Veterans

ALK Technologies stands and salutes the millions of American veterans who have so bravely fought for our country. We thank ...
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ALK Blog Series - Stress Less

ALK Blog Series – Stress Less

Recently, we’ve been hearing more and more about the stresses that truck drivers have to face while on the road ...
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The Return of ALK’s Interactive Training Program

The Return of ALK’s Interactive Training Program

This past Wednesday, October 28th, we hosted our first-ever, off-site Interactive Training Program in Harrisburg, PA. The half-day program was ...
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Routing, Mileage & Navigation in the Patch

Increasing efficiency and safety are always at the top of the list for companies operating in the patch.  As highlighted ...
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Drive For a Cause!

Drive For a Cause!

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month. Help ALK & CoPilot Mobile Navigation raise awareness for early breast cancer detection ...
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A Lesson in Sustainability by One of ALK’s Own

We’re excited to announce that ALK’s own Director of Implementation & Support, Jeff Sibio, has a feature chapter in Peter ...
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Come Visit Us at These Upcoming Fall Events

Throughout the year, we send our experts to nearly 70 tradeshows around North American and Europe to spend time with ...
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APPFORUM 2015 Sponsor Series: Mapping the Journey from Navigation to Advanced Route Solutions with ALK Technologies

As a sponsor of APPFORUM 2015, ALK is eager to meet application developers to swap ideas about practical, commercial approaches ...
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Thank You to America’s 3.4 Million Truck Drivers!

Thank You to America’s 3.4 Million Truck Drivers!

National Truck Driver Appreciation Week may be coming to an end, but don’t let that stop you from tipping your ...
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Have You Thanked a Trucker This Week?

Truck Driver Appreciation Week is September 13-19, 2015. Did you know there are 3.4 million professional truck drivers working day in ...
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ALK Technologies Announces TMW Systems Integration of PC*MILER 29

ALK Technologies Announces TMW Systems Integration of PC*MILER 29

TMW customers gain the latest nationwide commercial routing, mileage and mapping for planning and optimizing fleet operations Orlando, FL – ...
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Take a Break for Brake Safety

Take a Break for Brake Safety

September 6-12 is all about Brake Safety Awareness, thanks to an initiative brought forward by the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) ...
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Make Booth 18158 Your #1 POI at GATS

Make Booth 18158 Your #1 POI at GATS

We care about drivers and their safety. That’s why we’ve created CoPilot Truck. Our unique offering provides drivers: Safe, reliable, ...
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PC*MILER Fall Freebie Contest

PC*MILER Fall Freebie Contest

Retweet & Enter to Win! The PC*MILER® Fall Freebie Contest has officially begun! The contest will run from August 26 ...
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New Case Study Published: Weather Alerts with ALK Maps

New Case Study Published: Weather Alerts with ALK Maps

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Ask Away at ALK’s Fall Interactive Training Program

Knowledge is Power.  Get ready for something NEW from ALK this fall. On October 28th, we will be hosting the ...
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Latest from our Webinar Series: PC*MILER 29 with HOS Manager

Latest from our Webinar Series: PC*MILER 29 with HOS Manager

Kara Jo O'Neil, Senior Product Manager, recently presented a webinar on the latest features and enhancements in PC*MILER. If you ...
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Driving the Future of Cohesive Solutions: ALK's One-Stop Shop

Driving the Future of Cohesive Solutions: ALK’s One-Stop Shop

We’re thrilled to announce our first-ever integration of ALK Maps and our Transportation Solutions suite with Cargas Systems, a company ...
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ALK is Pleased to Present PC*MILER 29

Now with the HOS Manager ALK’s product, data, development and design teams work diligently together throughout the year to execute ...
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2015 Transportation Technology Summit Recap

Another year… another great ALK Tech Summit! We were thrilled to have Noël Perry, Founder of Transportation Economics and Mark ...
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Safe & Attentive – Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Distractions - they're everywhere, but what happens when you're the one who's distracted and you're behind the wheel? In 2013, 3,154 ...
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How Valuable is Your Data?

How Valuable is Your Data?

World Backup Day Reminds Us of the Importance of Saving It All Everyone can relate to that anxious feeling you ...
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ALK Partners with Road Safety Charity Brake

ALK Partners with Road Safety Charity Brake

Developer of CoPilot sat nav apps embarks on a campaign to promote safer driving with leading UK road safety charity ...
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ALK Tech Summit’s Interactive Training Programs

ALK Tech Summit’s Interactive Training Programs

ALK’s Transportation Technology Summit takes place May 4-7, 2015 in Princeton, NJ and is again being held at the Hyatt ...
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Keep Your Drivers Safe and Make Informed Decisions with ALK Maps’ Weather Alerts

The Northeast has already seen their share of ugly winter storms - Knife in Western New York and most recently, ...
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Mark V. Rosenker & Noël Perry to Speak at ALK Transportation Technology Summit

We are excited to announce the Featured Speakers for our 11th Annual Transportation Technology Summit – The Honorable Mark V. Rosenker and ...
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PC*MILER|Energy Webinar: Precise Routing & Mileage in the Patch

PC*MILER|Energy Webinar: Precise Routing & Mileage in the Patch

The latest webinar in our PC*MILER tutorial series provides an in-depth overview of PC*MILER|Energy’s industry specific solution, providing precise mileage ...
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Precise Mileage & Routing in the Patch

Did you know PC*MILER now offers street-level routing, mileage and mapping specific to the oil and gas industry? PC*MILER|Energy is ...
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ALK Maps Saves Time and Improves Efficiency for Schilli Transportation

ALK Maps Saves Time and Improves Efficiency for Schilli Transportation

As Lou Wilkinson, software development manager, Schilli Transportation Services put it, “It’s not often in IT when you create something ...
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ALK Maps Unveils Version 1.2 with Enhanced Visualization Tools

ALK Maps Unveils Version 1.2 with Enhanced Visualization Tools

Adds improved satellite imagery and new user functionality Princeton, New Jersey – August 19, 2014 – ALK Technologies, Inc., a global ...
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Mobile Devices Transform Vacations

Vacationers use them most for GPS directions and local search but encounter unreliable mobile service that robs devices of full ...
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New Tech Makes Weigh Station Bypass Easier

CoPilot Truck users know that cell phones and smart phones are no longer just for staying connected, but are helping ...
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It has Arrived!   PC*MILER 28 Now Available

It has Arrived! PC*MILER 28 Now Available

Throughout the year ALK’s product, design and development teams look into ways to improve, streamline and fine-tune the usability of ...
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Achieving True Route Compliance

Looking to achieve true route compliance?  We can help. Companies today want their vehicles to drive specific pre-planned routes for ...
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Generating Hazmat Compliant Routes and Mileage

Did you know that PC*MILER offers routing, mileage and mapping specific to the needs of hauling hazardous materials and dangerous ...
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The 2014 ALK Transportation Technology Summit – 10th Anniversary!

The 2014 ALK Transportation Technology Summit was truly special this year, as it marked our 10th anniversary of the event ...
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CoPilot Cares: Distracted Driving Awareness

Driver safety has always been and remains a priority for ALK.  Our CoPilot and CoPilot Truck apps for mobile devices ...
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5 weeks away from the 10th Annual Tech Summit

Can you believe we are 5 weeks away from the 10th Annual Tech Summit? We’re pulling out all of the ...
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CoPilot Truck available through Trimble’s TrimFleet Mobile for Android App

CoPilot Truck available through Trimble’s TrimFleet Mobile for Android App

CoPilot Truck’s turn-by-turn, truck-specific GPS navigation will soon be available to Trimble’s Construction Logistics customers through the new Trimble® TrimFleet™ ...
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Mark Hornung talks Zeroing in on Tolls in Transport Topics

Mark Hornung, Senior Vice President of Strategic Projects at ALK Technologies wrote an opinion piece for Transport Topics titled Zeroing in on ...
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Zeroing in on Actual Cost of Tolls

Zeroing in on Actual Cost of Tolls

Read the article from ALK's Mark Hornung, Senior Vice President of Strategic Projects, in the Transport Topics December 23rd/30th issue ...
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