August 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Cover Story
There are many ways to tell a story – through words in books and magazines, pictures, videos, song, and more. With the inaugural issue of the HDT Fact Book, we are telling trucking’s story through facts, numbers, statistics, charts, and graphs.
Tags: Emissions, Drivers, Safety, Equipment, Statistics, Parts, industry statistics, Fuel and Oil
February 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Jim Park
While most of the early problems have been engineered out of the exhaust gas recirculation systems on today’s clean diesel engines, corroded coolers, stuck valves and other problems still plague owners of older equipment.
Tags: Emissions, Volvo, Cummins, Navistar, Detroit Diesel, SCR, EGR, EPA, Mack, DPF
January 2014, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive
By Deborah Lockridge
In May, Navistar International Corp. named Bill Kozek, a 26-year veteran of Paccar, as president of Navistar's North America Truck and Parts business. He succeeded Jack Allen, who was promoted to chief operating officer. Kozek spoke with HDT Editor in Chief Deborah Lockridge shortly after the company announced disappointing fourth-quarter earnings. Here's the Q&A.
Tags: Navistar, SCR, EGR, Engines, Emissions
January 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Advancements in clean diesel technology will continue to deliver major reductions in black carbon emissions in both the U.S. and worldwide, said Allen Schaeffer, the executive director of the Diesel Technology Forum
January 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Cover Story
Finally, a regulation that gives something back. Sometime between now and Jan. 1, 2014, all new heavy-duty trucks coming into service will be certified to a new fuel efficiency standard. Compliance rests with the truck maker, and the customer sees the benefit. So, what's the catch
Tags: Emissions, GHG14, GHG, MPG, Fuel Economy, Truckstops
December 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Idle-reduction supplier Webasto has teamed up with ESW Group, which provides emission control products, to integrate the two technologies in a way that allows fleets to obtain DERA (Diesel Emission Reduction Act) funding for emission control and idle reduction equipment
Tags: Idle Reduction, Webasto, Emissions, DERA
November 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
The California Air Resources Board announced that Boshart Engineering Inc. achieved verification of the BE Econix Diesel Particulate Filter active metal system, with what Boshart calls the industry's first safety device for a DPF
Tags: CARB, DPF, Emissions
April 2012, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Glen Sokolis, Contributor
Fleet companies are facing all kinds of new decisions with diesel exhaust fluid
August 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Steve Sturgess, Executive Editor
Why equipment costs more today... or does it?
Tags: Emissions, EPA, Surface Transportation
June 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
Spec a truck right, and you'll get top fuel economy. Do it wrong, and you could be doomed.
Tags: Emissions, Spec'ing, Cascadia, Fuel Economy, Aerodynamics
October 2007, TruckingInfo.com - Feature
By Oliver Patton
Infrastructure, emissions incentives, hours of service, NAFTA and Mexico are the hot issues for 2008.
Tags: Congress, Highway Funding, Highways, Emissions
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