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March 2008, - Feature

Horton introduces Stratis Viscous Fan

Horton has introduced its Stratis Viscous Fan Drives in anticipation of the 2010 and Euro V emissions standards

March 2008, - Feature

Two New Trailers from Fontaine

Fontaine's Revolution Combo trailer

Fontaine Trailer introduced two new trailers at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky., this week

March 2008, - Feature

Phillips i-Box Offers Room for Electronics

Phillips Industries introduced the i-Box, a larger, more efficient nosebox to handle the expanding electronic requirements of today's trailers

March 2008, - Feature

Reyco Granning Introduces Class 8 IFS

Reyco Granning introduced what it says is the industry's first viable Class 8 independent front suspension, creating a new category for front suspensions that allows Class 8 vehicles to attain automobile-type handling, with minimal cost and weight penalty

March 2008, - Feature

Thermo King Showcases New SLX Trailer Refrigeration Unit

Thermo King showcased its new SLX trailer refrigeration unit for Europe at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky., last week to gauge North American customer interest

March 2008, - Feature

Thermo King Offers DPF for TriPac APU

Thermo King has developed a diesel particulate filter for its TriPac Hybrid Auxiliary Idle Reduction and Temperature Management System

March 2008, - Feature

Dometic Battery-Powered HVAC for Day Cabs

Dometic Environmental Corp. has developed a new battery-powered auxiliary air conditioning system, designed specifically for day cabs

March 2008, - Feature

Toyo Premium High Performance Steer Radial

Toyo Tire U.S.A.'s new M137 premium high performance steer radial for long haul, over-the-highway applications is designed to deliver more miles per 32nds

March 2008, - Feature

Toyo Ultra-Premium Regional Highway Truck Tire

Toyo Tire U.S.A. introduces the new M154 ultra-premium, all-steel regional highway tire

March 2008, - Feature

ATDynamics' TrailerTail Cuts Drag

ATDynamics announced the commercial launch of its aerodynamic TrailerTail, a rear-drag reduction device proven to increase fuel efficiency of long-haul tractor-trailers by more than 5 percent

March 2008, - Feature

Fuel Card Offers Discounts on Biodiesel

The National Biodiesel Foundation unveiled the first-ever biodiesel fuel car

March 2008, - Feature

T2000 Gets Driver Info Center, Multiplex Dash

Kenworth Driver Information Center

Kenworth has added its Driver Information Center and new standard multiplex instrumentation to the T2000, it announced at the Mid-America Trucking Show

March 2008, - Feature

Kenworth Interior Appointments

Kenworth introduced new finish trim accents for cabs and sleepers on its Class 8 and medium-duty conventional models Wednesday at the Mid-America Trucking Show

March 2008, - Feature

Kenworth Expands Availability of No-Idle System

Purchasers of new Kenworth W900s and T800s can now go green with the Kenworth Clean Power no-idle system

March 2008, - Feature

Kenworth Front and Rear Suspensions

Kenworth AG130 front axle air spring suspension

Kenworth unveiled new front and rear suspensions for its heavy and medium duty truck models Wednesday at the Mid-America Trucking Sho

March 2008, - Feature

Mobile Software App for Private Fleets

Countermind introduced MI Deliver, an enterprise-grade mobile software application designed to coordinate logistics and fleet management for medium to large-sized corporations

March 2008, - Feature

Remove Ghost Sign Images

West End Products has added Ghost-Off to its Crystaltek environmental product line. This product restores weather exposed surfaces and removes ghost sign images from vehicle surfaces

March 2008, - Feature

Non-Citrus Adhesive Remover

West End Products has added Adhesive Off new "Vanilla Smash" formula to its Crystaltek environmental product line

March 2008, - Feature

Cummins ComfortGuard Solutions for 2008 CARB Regs

Cummins announced this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show that two new ComfortGuard APU solutions are compliant to meet the 2008 California Air Resources Board's idle reduction regulation

March 2008, - Feature

Dometic Prewired Battery Box

Dometic is offering a prewired battery box for its battery-powered CARB-compliant HVAC systems

March 2008, - Feature

Aljex for Carriers Offers Cost-Effective, Web-Based Fleet Management

Aljex Software's new Aljex for Carriers is a web-based management solution for truckload carriers. Because it's web-based, it's an ideal solution for smaller carriers

March 2008, - Feature

UltraShift HV Available on Hino Trucks

UltraShift HV offers fuel economy improvements.

Eaton's UltraShift Highway Value (HV) transmission will be offered by Hino Trucks on 2009 model year 268A and 338 truck models

March 2008, - Feature

Aggressive Bridgestone M775 Drive Available

Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire is now offering fleets in the U.S. the new Bridgestone M775 on/off-highway drive radial, a tire very popular with logging and oil field service fleets in Canada

March 2008, - Feature

New Detailing Products

Eagle One offers two new products for wheel and tire detailing

March 2008, - Feature

Mack's 'Big Dog' Titan Has 16-liter Power, Extra Strong Chassis, Bold Styling

High-capacity components will allow Titan to have gross combination weight ratings as high as 300,000 pounds.

By Tom Berg, Senior Equipment Editor

Big power, extra-strong chassis components, bold styling and a posh interior are among features of Mack Trucks' Titan, a severe-service model designed for heavy transport and construction applications

March 2008, - Feature

Western Star, J&J Build Extreme-Duty Off-Highway Truck

Western Star Trucks is collaborating with Somerset, Pa.-based J&J Truck Bodies & Trailers to build the ultimate truck for mining and quarry applications

March 2008, - Feature

Qualcomm Announces OmniVision Metro Service

Qualcomm announced the first OmniVision Metro service offering, Service Fleet Manager. This new offering is designed to meet the unique needs of local service-based businesses that are centered in metropolitan areas and have mobile resources

March 2008, - Feature

Hunter Introduces New Premium Heavy-Duty Alignment Systems

Hunter has introduced the WT200 series premium alignment system for heavy-duty trucks

March 2008, - Feature

Michelin Offers On-/Off-Highway X One

Michelin Americas Truck Tires has expanded its line of wide base single tires to include the on-/off-road applications

March 2008, - Feature

Algae-X Automated Fuel Filtration System

Algae-X International of Fort Myers, Fla., expanded its line of Automated Fuel Filtration Systems for storage tanks with the addition of the new STS-6000 series

March 2008, - Feature

IntelliStick Intelligent Dipstick

IntelliStick offers condition-based preventive maintenance by providing an onboard, real-time oil quality sensor monitoring the true condition of lube oil.

March 2008, - Feature

Hendrickson Launches Softek Production

Hendrickson has launched production of its lighter weight Softek front steer suspension and axle system

March 2008, - Feature

ALK CoPilot Live 11 for Laptops

ALK Technologies announced the launch of CoPilot Live 11, a trip-planning and GPS navigation system for Windows laptops

March 2008, - Feature

Qualcomm Asset Management For Reefers

Qualcomm announced the availability of the Untethered Asset Management service for refrigerated trailers

March 2008, - Feature

Portable GPS for Truckers

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WorldNav Portable GPS offers advanced touch-screen truck routing for professional truck drivers

March 2008, - Feature

Tire Pressure Monitoring System Features "Green Means Good" Indicator

The new Doran 360HD Tire Pressure Monitoring System provides the driver "at- a-glance" status updates with a new patent-pending Green Means Good indicator.

March 2008, - Feature

PeopleNet Introduces BLU In-Cab Application Platform, Launches Tailored Solutions

PeopleNet introduced its BLU In-Cab Application Platform and announced the launch of its new Tailored Solutions practice

March 2008, - Feature

Isuzu Offers All-Electric Refrigeration Unit

Isuzu announced the availability of an all-electric refrigeration unit that eliminates the need for a diesel motor to run the compressor on refrigerated trucks

March 2008, - Feature

GM's 4500 Cutaway Chassis Strengthened For Higher Payload and Towing Capacities

General Motors has strengthened its 2009-model G-4500 chassis and increased its gross vehicle weight rating by 1,900 pounds and its towing capacity by as much as 2,400 pounds

March 2008, - Feature

New Fuller Aftermarket Clutch Kits Save Time

Eaton has made ordering replacement kits for Fuller clutches simpler and faster by combining key clutch and transmission components into one convenient package

March 2008, - Feature

Upgrade Inground Lifts

The new Rotary Lift Retrofit 60 in-ground lift enables fleets to replace their failing heavy-duty in-ground lifts with new, high-capacity models using their existing pits

March 2008, - Feature

Service All Vehicles with a Single Lift

Rotary Lift's new X Pad frame-contact adapter for its MOD30 in-ground lift allows the lift to be used with light vehicles

March 2008, - Feature

SkyBitz Reefer Control Solution Offers Two-Way Communication

SkyBitz, in partnership with StarTrak Systems, is launching the SkyBitz Reefer Control Solution, an affordable refrigeration monitoring and control technology

March 2008, - Feature

DriverTech Integrates ALK's CoPilot Truck 11

DriverTech LLC has integrated ALK's CoPilot Truck navigation into its tri-mode mobile communications and onboard computing system

March 2008, - Feature

Cartridges for Transverse and Longitudinal Torque Rods

Uro Shackle & Suspension Systems has developed a product family of free-rotation, ellipsoid straddle mount and tapered torque rod bushings for a variety of applications

March 2008, - Feature

Web-Enabled, Warranty Transaction Processing has introduced the heavy-duty trucking industry's first automated warranty claims transaction processing service based on industry-standard VMRS 2000 codes

March 2008, - Feature

SKF Rebuild Kit for PreSet Hubs

SKF now provides a unique all-in-one rebuild kit that contains everything needed to service ConMet's PreSet hub assemblies

March 2008, - Cover Story

Roadway Reforms

By Oliver Patton

Congress asked for the report in preparation for the 2009 reauthorization of the law that controls how we govern and pay for the system.

Tags: Maintenance, Funding, American Trucking Associations, U.S. DOT, U.S. Congress

March 2008, - Feature

Preventing Trailer Corrosion: Spec'ing Against Corrosion

By Tom Berg

Aggressive road salts require consideration of tougher materials.

Tags: Corrosion, Weather

March 2008, - Feature

Truck Fleet Innovator Awards: Honoring Trucking's Elite Leaders

By Deborah Lockridge

Six Outstanding trucking executives are recognized with Heavy Duty trucking's annual truck Fleet Innovators awards.

Tags: Awards, Heavy Duty Trucking magazine, trucking industry, Fleet Innovators, Driver Safety, Swift Transportation, HDT Truck Fleet Innovators


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