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February 16 2015 - Products

Michelin Adds Tire Care Monitoring Program to Commercial Service Network

Michelin says fleets will benefit from a reduced number of road service calls, improved CSA scores, improved fuel economy and longer tire life with its fully digital, nationwide fleet tire monitoring program called Michelin Tire Care.

Tags: Michelin Americas Truck Tires, Michelin Truck Care, Love's Travel Stops, Technology & Maintenance Council, Tires

February 16 2015 - Products

Noregon Systems Releases JPro 2015 v1

The latest version of Noregon's JPro has data updates for Cummins and Detroit as well as Ford, GM and Sprinter modules through 2015. It also includes expanded coverage of model years and diagnostic data for Freightliner and Freightliner Cascadia body and chassis controllers.

Tags: Noregon Systems, Information Technology, Customer Service, Technology & Maintenance Council

February 16 2015 - Products

Multi-Capable Jensen HD Bluetooth Radio Coming in May

The radio that integrates with a truck’s electrical system and can be Bluetooth-linked to smart phones, which then are operated by the radio.

Tags: Technology & Maintenance Council, Smartphones, Distracted Driving, ASA Electronics

February 16 2015 - Products

Optronics LED Lamps Impervious to Damage, Resistant to Theft

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

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

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

The SmarTemp Control works exclusively with Webasto's Air Top 200 ST (pictured). Courtesy of Webasto

February 13 2015 - Product News

Webasto SmarTemp Control Available From the Factory

Webasto Thermo and Comfort North America is partnering with Freightliner to offer its SmarTemp Control on Cascadia and Cascadia Evolution trucks from the production line. The feature will be available from the factory beginning on March 2.

Tags: Air Conditioning, Webasto, Sleepercab, Temperature Control

February 13 2015 - Products

Enhanced Mapping Application Introduced

Nashville-based BOLT, a provider of cloud-based dispatching applications, recently introduced BOLT Atlas, a mapping application that combines a fleet’s customer, dispatch and routing data with telematics, elog, navigation and other information.

Tags: Information Technology, Fleet Management Software

February 12 2015 - Products

New Detroit Drive Axles Can Improve Fuel Economy

Detroit Diesel introduced the Model 6 Detroit Drive Axle, designed for smoother performance and better fuel economy.The Model 6 is available for single drive 4x2 or tandem 6x2 configurations.

Tags: Detroit Diesel, Axles, Tandem axle

February 12 2015 - Products

Eco-flaps Splash Guards Feature Aerodynamic Design

Andersen Flaps is expanding its Eco-flaps splash guard line with the addition of 27- and 36-inch long sized splash guards designed for minimal drag.

Tags: Aerodynamics, Andersen Flaps, Mud Flaps

February 11 2015 - Equipment

Galbreath Expands Lightweight Roll-off Trailer Line

Galbreath launched the M6-250 Series Roll-off Trailer designed to be lightweight and handle heavy loads like scrap and construction materials.

Tags: Trailers, Wastequip, Roll-Off Trailer, Galbreath, Roll-Off Containers

February 11 2015 - Products

Toyo Tires M149 Wide-Based Single Designed for Regional Use

Toyo Tires' new M149 wide-based single is an all-position tire made for regional to urban use on commercial trucks.

Tags: Medium-Duty Trucks, Toyo Tires, Wide-Base Tires, Regional, Tires

February 11 2015 - Products

Luber-finer Offers New Air and Fuel Filters

Luber-finer is releasing two new products to its lineup, the MP995 High Efficiency Fuel Filter and the MXM NanoTech Air Filter.

Tags: Luber-finer, Air Filter, Fuel Filter, Filters

February 10 2015 - Products

Roadnet Insight Offers Business Intelligence

As part of Omnitracs, LLC’s global user conference held Feb. 8 – 11 in Dallas, the company’s Roadnet Technologies business unit unveiled new products and enhancements, including a new business intelligence tool.

Tags: Telematics, Roadnet Technologies, Routing, Information Technology

February 9 2015 - Products

Rand McNally Tablet is Pre-Loaded With Truck Apps

Rand McNally’s TND Tablet is an Android-based tablet that comes pre-loaded with trucking applications and features the company’s TND truck GPS service.

Tags: Information Technology, Rand McNally, Android, Navigation, Tablets

February 6 2015 - Products

Apex To Launch Free Load Board

Apex is launching a free load board at which will become available to the public on March 26. The website features custom filters, alerts and is designed to be used on any computer or smart phone.

Tags: Information Technology, Freight, Brokers

February 6 2015 - Products

Transfer Flow Tanks Increase Fuel Capacity

Transfer Flow is offering an expanded capacity fuel tank designed to replace the stock tank on 2015 Ford F-250 and F-350 short wheelbase or long wheelbase diesel trucks.

Tags: Transfer Flow, Ford F-350, Ford F-250, Fuel Tanks

February 5 2015 - Products

SumoSprings Solos Reduce Body Roll in Ford Transits

SumoSprings Solo suspension applications are designed to enhance ride, reduce body roll and eliminate sudden bottoming out on a full range of Ford Transit commercial vans.

Tags: Ford Transit, Full-Size Vans, Suspensions, SumoSprings, SuperSprings International

February 5 2015 - Products

SafeSpace Disinfectant Sanitizes and Kills Germs

SafeSpace Company’s Disinfecting and Deodorizing Foggers are EPA approved, hospital-grade, contact disinfectants that can sanitize trailers and kill 99.9% of germs.

Tags: Trailers, Cleaning Products, Vehicle Cleaning, SafeSpace

February 5 2015 - Products

ComFreight Matches Trucking Companies with Freight

ComFreight is a mobile web app that helps match freight with empty truck space. Carriers and independent truckers can use the app to connect with large commercial shippers and freight brokers to fill free capacity.

Tags: Shippers, Freight Rates, Freight Capacity, ComFreight, Mobile Apps, Information Technology

February 3 2015 - Products

Mack's 12-Speed mDrive HD Transmission Beefed Up for Vocational Applications

LAS VEGAS -- A heavier-duty version of Mack's mDrive automated manual transmission will be standard on the Granite truck starting this March.

Tags: Mack Trucks, Automated Manual Transmissions, mDrive, Vocational Trucks, Automated Driving, Transmissions

International Workstar 4x4 with Cummins ISB6.7. Photo: Tom Berg

February 3 2015 - Product News

WorkStar Available With Cummins Diesel

LAS VEGAS -- The International WorkStar vocational truck is now available with the Cummins ISB6.7 engine, officials announced at the World of Concrete.

Tags: Cummins, Navistar, World of Concrete, International WorkStar, Vocational Trucks

February 2 2015 - Equipment

Volvo VAH 630 Sleeper Designed for Long-Haul

Volvo Trucks introduced the Volvo VAH 630, a new sleeper model designed for the long-haul segment of the trucking market. The VAH 630 is currently available for order.

Tags: Volvo Trucks, Sleepercab, Volvo VAH

January 29 2015 - Products

PDA Provides Quick Estimates Across the U.S.

Property Damage Appraisers are a national network of appraisers providing estimate services for trucks damaged through accidents.

Tags: Accidents, Insurance Claims, Insurance, Property Damage Appraisers

January 29 2015 - Products

ALK Maps Releases Weather Alert Module Module for Maps

The Weather Alerts module overlays weather information on top of the existing ALK Maps platform allowing drivers and dispatchers to see where severe weather is occurring.

Tags: Routing, PC*MILER, Weather, ALK


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