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December 12, 2012 - Industry News

Canadian Carriers Report Trouble with eManifest

The Canadian Trucking Alliance has informed Canada Customs and Border Agency that member carriers are still experiencing difficulties and delays with the ACI eManifest program since the beginning of the informed compliance period, which took effect on Nov. 1

Tags: Canada, border

December 11, 2012 - Industry News

Jason Swann Wins Top Heavy-duty Tech at Rush Rodeo

Jason Swann of Rush Truck Centers in Dallas was named the All Around Winner.

For the third time in his career, Jason Swann of Rush Truck Centers in Dallas was named the All Around Winner in the Heavy-Duty Division in the Rush Truck Centers Skills Rodeo

Tags: Industry, Technicians, Rush, Dealers, Maintenance

December 11, 2012 - Industry News

HDA Truck Pride Expands Master Warehouse Program

HDA Truck Pride has expanded its Master Warehouse to a new, larger facility in the metropolitan St Louis area

Tags: Industry, HDA Truck Pride, Aftermarket

December 11, 2012 - Industry News

Used Truck Association Honors Tom Horne

Tom Horne of Pennsylvania-based Hunter Peterbilt was posthumously awarded the Marvin F Gordon Lifetime Achievement Award at this years 2012 Used Truck Association Convention

Tags: Industry, Peterbilt, Pennsylvania, Dealers

December 11, 2012 - Industry News

Honeywell Buying Intermec

Honeywell International is buying Intermec, known in trucking for its handheld barcode readers, RFID products and rugged mobile devices, for approximately $600 million

Tags: Industry, Intermec

December 10, 2012 - Industry News

Obama Praises Detroit Investment as Daimler Announces American Production of Automated Transmission

President Barack Obama speaks to employees at the Detroit Diesel plant outside Detroit, where the new Detroit automated manual transmission will be built.

President Barack Obama visited Detroit Diesel Corp. in Redford, Mich., on Monday to recognize Daimler Trucks North America's decision to invest $120 million in facilities to build the new Detroit DT12 automated manual transmission and the new Detroit DD15 proprietary asymmetric turbocharger in the United States

Tags: Industry, Detroit Diesel, Transmissions, Michigan, President Obama

December 10, 2012 - Industry News

Cummins Builds Two-Millionth Ram Diesel For Chrysler Group

Cummins Inc. has produced its 2-millionth diesel engine for Ram Trucks

Tags: Industry, Cummins, Chrysler, Ram

December 7, 2012 - Industry News

Paul Will Replaces Steve Russel as Celadon CEO

Steve Russell, left, will be chairman of the board, and Paul Will, right, becomes CEO at Celadon.

Celadon Group Inc. announced changes to the roles of members of its executive team. The changes are effective immediately

Tags: Industry, Celadon

December 6, 2012 - Industry News

Natural Gas Vehicle Institute Recognized as ASE-Certified CASE Training Provider

The Natural Gas Vehicle Institute has received certification from the National Institute of Automotive Service Excellence for the companys training programs

Tags: Industry, Natural Gas, Training

December 5, 2012 - Industry News

Penray Names New Product Manager

Wheeling, Ill.-based Penray, a supplier of cooling system treatments, fuel treatments, and shop chemicals, named Gilbert Riley product manager

Tags: Industry, People, Penray

December 5, 2012 - Industry News

Mack Delivers Christmas to the U.S. Capitol

The 2012 Capitol Christmas Tree was illuminated in an official lighting ceremony Dec. 4 on the west lawn of the U.S. Capitol, following a 5,300-mile multi-week journey powered by a Mack Pinnacle truck

Tags: Industry, Mack

December 4, 2012 - Industry News

Boyd Bros. Acquires Mid Seven Transportation

Boyd Bros. Transportation recently acquired Mid Seven Transportation in Des Moines, Iowa.

Tags: Industry, Aquisistion

December 4, 2012 - Industry News

TBEI Appoints New General Manager for Ox Bodies Inc.

Terry Campbell was recently named General Manager of Ox Bodies Inc.

TBEI Inc., a manufacturer of dump truck bodies, equipment and end dump trailers, has named Terry Campbell as its new General Manager of Ox Bodies Inc

Tags: Industry

December 4, 2012 - Industry News

Baldwin Filters Promotes Yaw To Vice President, International

Brent Yaw was promoted to the Vice President, International of Baldwin Filters.

Baldwin Filters in Kearney announced the promotion of Brent Yaw to the position of Vice President, International, effective immediately.

Tags: Industry

December 4, 2012 - Industry News

Transplace Acquires Torus Freight Systems

Transplace, a provider of transportation management services and logistics technology, announced it has acquired Torus Freight Systems, a Canadian-based logistics services company focused on Canadian cross-border and intra-Canada freight.

Tags: Industry, Aquisistion, Transplace

December 4, 2012 - Industry News

New Volvo Trucks Chief Plans to Take on Vocational Market

Expect Volvo Trucks in North America to work on making inroads into the vocational market as well as enhancing ways to benefit customers as long as they own the truck, under Goran Nyberg, the company's new president of North American Sales & Marketing. After a whirlwind first two months on the job traveling across the country to meet customers and dealers (and finding some time to get behind the wheel of a truck), Nyberg spoke to HDT about Volvo and the North American market

Tags: Industry, Volvo, Vocational

December 3, 2012 - Industry News

Affinia Group Spins Off Brake Business

Affinia Group Inc. announced that it has spun off its brake businesses. The new organization will be led by the management team from Affinia Group's former Global Brake group, with oversight provided by a separate board of directors.

Tags: Industry, Affinia, Brakes

December 3, 2012 - Industry News

Bosselman Boss Shops Opens 39th Location

Bosselman Boss Truck Shops Inc. announced its newest location in Sayre, Okla. Located adjacent to the Flying J Travel Plaza, this Boss Shop will be part of the Uni-Maxx Truck Care network

Tags: Industry, Truckstops, Tires

November 30, 2012 - Industry News

Wabash Supports Hurricane Sandy Relief Efforts

When Hurricane Sandy struck the East Coast , Wabash Corp. immediately reached out to numerous agencies to extend a helping hand with its new DuraPlate portable structures

Tags: Industry, Sandy, Wabash

November 30, 2012 - Industry News

Horton Expands QuickShip Warehouse Program to Indiana

Horton has added a warehouse location in Indianapolis, Ind., to its QuickShip warehouse program. The addition in Indianapolis is intended to better serve the Midwest market.

Tags: Industry, Horton, Indiana

November 30, 2012 - Industry News

Phoenix Truck and Bus is New Vipar Stockholder

Vipar Heavy Duty announced that Phoenix Truck and Bus LLC in Indianapolis, Ind., is the newest stockholder to join its network of distributors.

Tags: Industry, Vipar

November 30, 2012 - Industry News

Covering Trucking for 90 years: Part 2 - The 1970s through the 1980s

In the 1970s HDT reported on the battle over mandatory antilock brakes.

We continue our reflection back on the past 90 years of HDT's history. We start Part Two of the series in the 1970s

Tags: Industry

November 29, 2012 - Industry News

Smith Electric to Open Manufacturing Facility in Chicago

The Newton is one of the all-electric commercial vehicles produced by Smith.

Smith Electric Vehicles announced that it will open an electric vehicle manufacturing facility in Chicago, after Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced a voucher system created to accelerate the conversion from diesel to all-electric commercial vehicles

Tags: Industry, Smith, Battery-Electric Vehicles, Illinois

November 29, 2012 - Industry News

Spence Appointed NationaLease VP-National Accounts

M. Jeffrey Spence Appointed NationaLease VP-National Accounts

M. Jeffrey Spence has been named vice president of national accounts for NationaLease, a North American full-service truck leasing organization

Tags: Industry

November 29, 2012 - Industry News

Fontaine Reopens Modification Center in Springfield, Ohio

Fontaine Modification is reopening its truck modification center in Springfield, Ohio, to provide post-production modifications on Navistar on-highway and vocational trucks for dealers and fleets

Tags: Industry, Navistar, Fontaine

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