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October 2008, - Feature

Phillips Industries' Qwik-Snap 3-Hose Holder

Phillips Industries has made its new Qwik-Snap 3-Hose Holder a standard component in its Tracker Bar Spring Kits

October 2008, - Feature

Cintas Rentable Women's Comfort Pant

Cintas Corp., Cincinnati, Ohio, released the Women's Comfort Pant rentable uniform pants designed for women

October 2008, - Feature

Kaeser's Airtower Series

Kaeser, Fredricksburg, Va., released its new Airtower compressor packages, which combine a rotary screw air compressor, storage tank and dryer in one compact unit

October 2008, - Feature

Panasonic Upgrades Toughbook Notebooks

Panasonic announced updates to its business-rugged Toughbook notebook computer line with the introduction of the thin-and-light F8 and upgrades to the tablet alternative T8 and the ultraportable W8

October 2008, - Feature

Navistar Switches to Mitsubishi Electric Starters

Mitsubishi Electric Automotive America's heavy duty truck starters are now standard equipment on all Class 8 International branded trucks produced by Navistar Inc

October 2008, - Feature

Meritor Wabco, East Team Up To Offer InfoLink Trailer Info Standard

Meritor Wabco Vehicle Control Systems announced a new program with East Manufacturing on its Enhanced Easy-Stop trailer anti-lock braking system with InfoLink Gateway Communications capabilities

October 2008, - Feature

Tire Pressure Monitoring For Drop-and-Hook

Advantage PressurePro announced the release of their new Intelligent, "Drop-and-Hook" Tire Pressure Monitoring System

October 2008, - Editorial

Tire Selection In A New Environment

By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor

Give me 10 cents and I'll hand you back a dollar.

Tags: Michelin, Fuel Efficiency

October 2008, - Editorial

Formula For Regulation

By Deborah Whistler, Editor

A bad truck accident, plus public outcry for increased regulation equals more expensive trucks.

October 2008, - Editorial

An $8 Billion Fiasco

By Doug Condra, President

It shouldn't have taken a cash shortfall for the Highway Fund to be repaid.

Tags: Highway Funding, Highway Trust Fund, Highways, U.S. Congress

October 2008, - Test Drives

Class 1-2 Roundup

By Tom Berg

Redesigns, New Features Add Value

Tags: Toyota, Pickup Trucks, Nissan, Ford, General Motors, Redesign, Test Drive

October 2008, - Cover Story

At A Snail's Pace

By Deborah Lockridge, Senior Managing Editor

The economy likely will stay in the doldrums until at least the middle of 2009, but the trucking industry may have weathered the worst of it.

Tags: Economy, OPEC, Fuel Costs

October 2008, - Feature

Will Fleets Pre-Buy?

By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor

Anticipation of 2010 emissions regulations could cause fleets to pre-buy equipment, but that might only weaken the market.

Tags: Heavy-Duty Trucks

October 2008, - Feature

Highway Reform Tops Washington Agenda

By Oliver B. Patton, Washington Editor

The federal law that sets long-term surface transportation policy will expire next October.

Tags: FMCSA, U.S. Congress

September 2008, - Feature

Accellos Acquires Prophesy Transportation Software

Colorado-based Accellos Inc., a provider of logistics, warehouse, 3PL, transportation, and mobile resource management solutions, announced the acquisition of Prophesy Transportation Software

September 2008, - Feature

Select International Introduces Driver Assessment Solution

Select International, Pittsburgh, has introduced RoadWorthy, a remote assessment that provides intelligent decision support for driver selection

September 2008, - Feature

Grote Introduces Motion-Activated Interior LED Dome Lamp

Grote Industries announced the latest addition to its LED WhiteLight product line. The new, low-profile S100 LED surface mount dome lamp features built-in infrared motion activation, eliminating the need for installation of an independent switch

September 2008, - Feature

Aero Bright Visor For M2

Hendrickson Bumper and Trim, Joliet, Ill., released a Hendrickson Aero Bright visor for Freightliner Business Class M2 medium-duty trucks

September 2008, - Feature

Kenworth AG130 Front Air Suspension Brochure

The Kenworth AG130 Front Air Suspension brochure is now available from Kenworth dealers in the United States and Canada

September 2008, - Feature

Prophesy Expands Truck Tracking Hardware

Prophesy Transportation Solutions expanded its mobile communications solutions, adding several new data and voice networks, GPS devices, account services, and the Sprint/Sanyo PRO-700 model handset

September 2008, - Feature

TMW Systems Launches TMT ServiceCenter

TMW Systems, Orlando, Fla., announced the availability of TMT ServiceCenter software designed to support service centers performing both contracted outsourced fleet management services as well as retail maintenance and repair services

September 2008, - Feature

Champion Laboratories Offers Vendor Managed Inventory

Champion Laboratories, Albion, Ill., has begun offering product ordering, inventory management and tracking services to its customers through a Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) platform

September 2008, - Feature

Kenworth Introduces Hybrid Tractor

Kenworth introduced a new Kenworth T370 Class 7 diesel-electric hybrid tractor for local haul applications, including beverage, general freight, and grocery distribution

September 2008, - Feature

Xata Adds Customer-Defined Reporting Capabilities to Xatanet

Xata Corporation, Minneapolis, added a new self-service reporting tool to its core product, Xatanet, which allows customers to more effectively use their data to create additional reports tailored to their fleet operations needs

September 2008, - Feature

Rand McNally Launches Intelliroute Dock2Dock Software

Rand McNally launched the new IntelliRoute Dock2Dock enhanced with datasets from Navteq to provide truck-attributed dock-to-dock navigation on city and inter-neighborhood streets

September 2008, - Feature

Truck-Lite Improves Gas Discharge Strobe

Truck-Lite released a new gas discharge emergency warning strobe lamp unit that uses a cylindrical flash tube and internal optics, leaving an aerodynamic surface that's easier to clean and maintain

September 2008, - Feature

Double Coin Announces Certified Retread Specifications

CMA and Double Coin are releasing Double Coin retread specifications for their Truck Bus Radial (TBR) casings

September 2008, - Feature

Bridgestone Bandag Fuel Economy Guide

Bridgestone Bandag Tire Solutions is releasing "Tires & Truck Fuel Economy - a New Perspective," its fourth comprehensive fuel economy guide for large trucks

September 2008, - Feature

PeopleNet's eDriver Logs Integrated with McLeod's LoadMaster

PeopleNet announced the integration of its eDriver Logs automated driver log application with LoadMaster dispatch and enterprise software from McLeod Software

September 2008, - Feature

Wabco Launches Transmission Automation System at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2008

Wabco Holdings will unveil its new modular automated manual transmission (AMT) system at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2008 this week in Hanover, Germany

September 2008, - Feature

J.J. Keller Launches Mobile Performance/Compliance Product

J.J. Keller says its new J.J. Keller Mobile is the only system that allows you to track, monitor, and record both fleet performance and regulatory compliance of your fleet operations

September 2008, - Feature

Cat Scale Releases 9th Series of Super Trucks Collector Cards

Cat Scale Company will release its ninth series of Super Trucks Limited Edition collector cards at Cat Scale locations later this month

September 2008, - Feature

Intermec CK3 Rugged Handheld Computer

Intermec, Everett, Wash., announced the CK3 mobile computer, which delivers adaptable data and image capture capabilities, along with secure wireless communications, in a durable handheld package

September 2008, - Feature

ALK Technologies Partners with

ALK Technologies, Princeton, N.J., has partnered with uShip to offer PC*Miler as an online tool for its participating carriers

September 2008, - Feature

ECK Corrosion Coating Now Available in Squeeze Tubes

Van Nay Corp., South Elgin, Ill., added a squeeze tube to its Electrolysis, Corrosion, Kontrol (ECK) corrosion prevention coating

September 2008, - Feature

Dyna Beads OTR

Innovative Balancing, Rochester, N.Y., introduced a larger Dyna Beads ceramic balancing media for big rig and fleet use

September 2008, - Feature

Express Brake International Announces Brake Alert

Express Brake International, Ocala, Fla., released the Brake Alert, which provides a highly visual indication of both brake adjustment and brake life using a single meter

September 2008, - Feature

Stemco Tire Pressure Monitoring Sensors for Single Wide Tire Applications

Stemco introduced an AirBAT tire pressure monitoring sensor designed for single wide tire applications

September 2008, - Feature

Stemco Introduces AirBat RF DAS

Stemco, Longview, Texas, introduces AirBAT RF DAS (Driver Alert System), an in-cab indicator that alerts the driver to tires that are under inflated and will help fleets increase safety, fuel efficiency and the life of truck and trailer tires

September 2008, - Feature

OnSpot Now Part of International Truck Ship Direct Program

Onspot of North America, Stratford, Conn., added the Onspot Automatic Tire Chain System and its replacement parts to the Ship Direct Program offered by Navistar.

September 2008, - Feature

Hendrickson Updates Parts Catalog

Hendrickson officials announced publication of Solutions at Work, an update of the Truck Suspension Systems Parts Catalog

September 2008, - Feature

Algae-X New MTC Model With Variable Flow Rate

Algae-X, Fort Myers, Fla., released a new MTC 500-AFR tank cleaning system equipped with an adjustable flow rate pump

September 2008, - Feature

Karmak Updates Director Series Software

Karmak released an update of its Director Series service shop and parts inventory management software

September 2008, - Feature

Xtra Lease Service Provides Online Invoice Viewing

Xtra Lease, St. Louis, Mo., now provides invoice viewing online to customers via their web site,

September 2008, - Feature

Phillips Industries Revamps Website

Phillips Industries launched an updated web site with improvements to help visitors easily locate information they need

September 2008, - Feature Launches New Web Site has launched its redesigned web site, giving professional drivers access to more than 130,000 chrome and trucking accessory items

September 2008, - Feature

ALK Technologies Offers Latest Version of ALK FleetSuite

ALK Technologies released version 22 of ALK FleetSuite

September 2008, - Feature

Polk Forecast Looks At Commercial Vehicle Market

R.L. Polk & Co.'s new Forecast of Commercial Vehicle Activity for North America provides insight into the class 3-8 commercial vehicle market through 2012

September 2008, - Feature

Kenworth White Paper on Fuel Economy

Kenworth has produced the "Kenworth White Paper on Fuel Economy" to help meet the challenges of today's high diesel prices and operating costs

September 2008, - Feature

Warren Launches Lubriguard Synthetic 5W40 CJ-4/SM

Warren Oil Company, Dunn, N.C., released Lubriguard Full Synthetic 5W40 CJ-4/SM Heavy Duty Engine Oil designed to enhance performance and save fuel


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