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April 10 2015 - Products

Mitsubishi Electric Offers Starter Developed for DD15 Engine

Mitsubishi Electric

Mitsubishi Electric introduced its Diamond Power S60 starter as an upgrade for Freightliner and Western star trucks using Detroit DD15 and DD16 engines.

Tags: Freightliner, DD15, Western Star, DD16, Starters

April 8 2015 - Products

Trail King Returns to End-Dump Market

Trail King Industries

The Steel End Dump is a project that has been in consideration over the past few years and, with the re-awakening of construction activity, the company decided to re-introduce the model.

Tags: Trailers, Trail King, Dump Trailers

April 8 2015 - Products

Stemco Launches New Shop Tool Line

STEMCO

Stemco recently announced the launch of a new product line segment called Stemco Equipment featuring several shop tools designed for fleets and commercial vehicle technicians.

Tags: Wheel Alignment, Stemco, Shop Tools, Tires and Wheels, Wheel Balancers

April 8 2015 - Products

GTL922 Tire Designed for Line Haul Trailer Use

Giti Tire

The GT Radial GTL922 is a line haul trailer tire designed for better driving stability and wet grip performance.

Tags: Trailers, Tires, Linehaul Heavy Duty, Giti TIre USA

April 2 2015 - Equipment

Modular Trailer Molds to Job Size

Scheuerle

The Scheuerle Highway Trailer MES merges the requirements for transporting oversize and concentrated loads into one trailer.

Tags: Trailers, Oversize Loads, Scheuerle

April 1 2015 - Products

Reading SL 132 is A Dual Wheel Service Body

Reading Truck Body

Reading Truck Body’s SL 132 is a truck service body with a dual-wheel configuration to accommodate increased storage demands and volume.

Tags: Work Trucks, Service Bodies, Reading Truck Body

March 24 2015 - Products

Toyo M153 Designed for High-Scrub Applications

Toyo Tires

Toyo Tire’s M153 regional and urban heavy-duty steer tire is designed for refuse operations and other high-scrub applications.

Tags: Refuse Trucks, Toyo Tires, Sanitation, Tires and Wheels

March 20 2015 - Products

Altec Offers Fiberglass Service And Utility Bodies

Altec Inc.

Altec’s fiberglass utility and service bodies are designed and engineered to be both lightweight and strong to fit a variety of customized needs.

Tags: Utility Fleets, Service Bodies, Lightweight Materials, Altec

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March 18 2015 - Products

Goodyear Adds Retread for Fuel Max Long-Haul Tire

Goodyear Tire & Rubber

Goodyear has introduced the precure Fuel Max LHD G505D retread, which is designed to extend the life cycle of the Goodyear Fuel Max LHD G505D long haul tire.

Tags: SmartWay, Tires, Retreads, Goodyear Tire & Rubber

March 17 2015 - Products

Ridewell Releases 15K Trailer Air Supension

Ridewell Suspensions

The Ridewell Suspensions RAR-260 15K is a trailer air-ride suspension designed for light- and medium-duty service.

Tags: Light & Medium, Ridewell, Trailer Suspensions

March 10 2015 - Products

Alliance Autogas Has Bi-Fuel Conversion for Transit Vans

Aliance Autogas

Alliance AutoGas has developed a bi-fuel propane-gasoline system for the Ford Transit’s 3.7-liter V-6 engine.

Tags: Alliance AutoGas, Ford Transit, Bi-Fuel Propane, Propane Conversion

March 9 2015 - Products

Webasto Releases Efficient Cargo Heaters

Webasto

Webasto’s Air Top Evo 40 and 55 are air heaters designed for heating cargo spaces in medium-duty commercial vehicles to keep sensitive cargo from freezing or getting too cold.

Tags: Cargo Vans, Medium-Duty Trucks, Webasto, Heaters

March 6 2015 - Products

Atlas FastGear Are Faster Deploying Trailer Landing Gear

SAF Holland

SAF Holland introduced its Holland Atlas FastGear landing gear for trailers. The FastGear features a faster cranking deployment and comes in two models with different load capacities.

Tags: Trailers, Landing Gear, SAF Holland

March 2 2015 - Equipment

The IsoTemp Refrigeration Upfit is Designed for Cargo Vans

Gruau

The Gruau IsoTemp is a one-piece refrigeration and insulation upfit for commercial vans featuring a lightweight and low-profile one piece module designed for efficient climate control while retaining cargo space.

Tags: Cargo Vans, Van Upfitting

February 25 2015 - Equipment

Crysteel Aluminum Dump Body Saves Weight

Crysteel Manufacturing

The Crysteel Manufacturing A-Tipper is an aluminum dump body designed for contractors and municipalities with improved strength, durability and efficiency.

Tags: Corrosion, Crysteel Manufacturing, Aluminum, Dump Trucks

February 18 2015 - Products

Larger, Lighter But Stronger MTec6 Trailer Axle Coming from Meritor

Meritor

Meritor has developed a larger trailer axle said to be stronger but lighter than its current 5-inch-diameter tube-type product. The MTec6 experiences less bending at the wheel end and better tire wear, and cuts out 40 pounds of material.

Tags: Technology & Maintenance Council, Axles, Meritor, Tires, Lightweighting

February 17 2015 - Products

Roadmaster’s Trailer Tire Designed for Improved Treadwear

Cooper Tire & Rubber

Roadmaster’s RM272 trailer tire is designed to withstand treadwear from use with a drop-deck trailer.

Tags: Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Tires, Tires and Wheels, Dropdeck Trailers

February 17 2015 - Products

New Lube Filter for ISX15 Addresses Changes in Engine Design and Oils

Cummins Filtration

Cummins Filtration says its new Fleetguard lube filter is the first to use a patented nanotechnology based synthetic media originally developed for fuel filters.

Tags: Filters, Cummins Filtration, Technology & Maintenance Council, Engine Oils, Oil Filters, Fleetguard, Cummins ISX15, PC-11

February 17 2015 - Products

Meritor Wabco Automatic Lift Axle Control Manages Suspension Load

Meritor Wabco

Meritor Wabco’s SmartTrac automatic trailer lift axle control system is designed to monitor suspension load and manage lift axles for trailers.

Tags: Electronic Stability Control, Meritor Wabco, Lift Axle, Trailers

February 17 2015 - Products

Lightning Hybrids Debuts System for Step Vans

Lightning Hybrids

Lightning Hybrids, which makes hydraulic hybrid systems for medium- and heavy-duty trucks and buses, is debuting the use of its emission-reducing brake regeneration technology on a walk-in van.

Tags: Hydraulic Hybrid, Walk-in Van, Morgan Olson, Lightning Hybrids

February 16 2015 - Products

Dana Delivers Web-Based Training to Clarify Downspeeding

Dana Holding Corp.

Dana's new online course will delve into the basic principles, benefits, and challenges associated with engine downspeeding. It also provides a one-stop source for key drivetrain system knowledge, individual component specifications, literature, videos, images, service bulletins, and parts books.

Tags: Dana Holding Corp., Downspeed, Technology & Maintenance Council, Vehicle Spec'ing, Drivetrains, Fuel Efficiency

February 16 2015 - Products

Bose Ride System II Delivers New Features, More Functionality

Bose Ride Systems

Adjustable seat settings will help drivers who are accustomed to the firmer feel of an air ride seat will find the Bose II seats easier to get used to.

Tags: driver safety, Driver Health, Driver Retention, Bose, Technology & Maintenance Council, Seats, Ergonomics

February 16 2015 - Products

Optronics LED Lamps Impervious to Damage, Resistant to Theft

Optronics International

SuperLamps are waterproof and highly resistant to contaminants, while LampLock fixtures cannot be removed without destroying them, making them useless to a thief.

Tags: Theft, Intermodal Chassis, LED Lighting, Optronics International, Technology & Maintenance Council, Lighting

February 16 2015 - Products

Converter Dolly Automatically Closes Gap

Silver Eagle Mfg.

The large gap between combination trailers can now be decreased at highway speeds to reduce aerodynamic drag and save fuel with Silver Eagle Manufacturing’s T-Dolly.

Tags: Trailers, Silver Eagle Mfg., Converter Dollies, Double Trailers, Fuel Economy, Technology & Maintenance Council

February 16 2015 - Products

More Strength, Efficiency in Capacity’s Sabre Terminal Tractor

Capacity Trucks

Sabre features include a 13% stronger main frame, a lower skid ramp to more easily pick up low-nosed trailers, 30% faster actuation of the fifth-wheel boom, easily replaceable parts, and a more comfortable cab.

Tags: Capacity, Terminal Tractors, Technology & Maintenance Council

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