Learning to adapt to the new technology today requires patience and an understanding of your truck's unique features. The driver is an integral piece in the operations as driver and technology must come together in order to accomplish the desired objective.
 

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Henry Albert

Henry Albert is the owner of Albert Transport, Inc., based in Statesville, NC. Before participating in the "Slice of Life" program, Albert drove a 2001 Freightliner Century Class S/Tâ„¢, and will use his Cascadia for general freight and a dry van trailer. Albert, who has been a trucker since 1983, was recognized by Overdrive as its 2007 Trucker of the Year.

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Henry I am glad you brought up the DT12 automated transmission as that concept can be difficult for people to grasp.

November 02, 2016 5:53:02 AM

Change and technology advancements can be difficult for many people to accept and adapt too. A very common trap as we age is getting stuck in your ways and in a rut and getting out of that is the same as getting out of your comfort zone and that's the first challenge in this ever changing world. Keep up the great work Henry and keep educating us. Thank you.

November 01, 2016 8:34:57 AM