CoPilot Truck, software from ALK Technologies that provides detailed driving directions for truckers, will be offered at TravelCenters of America LLC beginning in September. The product will be available in 160 stores nationwide through Barjan's distribution channel, ALK said. Based on ALK's flagship software PC-MILER, CoPilot Truck provides truck-specific, spoken, dock-to-dock directions for company drivers, owner-operators and leased operations. New features include map data from PC-MILER 20, improved routing with the most practical and shortest directions, expanded hazardous-materials routing options, exportable state mileage reports, enhanced 3D map displays with mileage markers and moving maps, and operability with USB and Bluetooth GPS receivers. TravelCenters of America is a national chain of travel centers in 41 states and Canada. Barjan is a distributor of general merchandise to truck stops, travel centers, convenience stores and other points throughout North America.
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