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August 19 2014 - Products

Phillips Announces Liftgate Dual Pole Kit

Philips Industries is now offering a liftgate dual pole installation and conversion kit to help fleets that are seeing an increasing need to have a ground return system versus a chassis ground system for the supplemental power requirements of liftgates.

Tags: Trailers, Phillips Industries, Liftgates, Electrical System

August 18 2014 - Products

ALK Releases Enhanced Version of ALK Maps

ALK Technologies has released version 1.2 of its ALK Maps interactive visualization platform.

Tags: ALK Technologies, Information Technology, Navigation

August 18 2014 - Products

Rand McNally Announces TrueTrack for Fleet Managers

Rand McNally has released the TrueTrack service, a web-based solution for improving driver safety, enhancing customer service and reducing fuel usage.

Tags: Rand McNally, Customer Service, Vehicle Tracking, Fleet Management, Information Technology, Navigation

August 15 2014 - Industry News

Cummins Says it's First to Meet CARB Low-Emission Standards in Medium-Duty Vehicle

Cummins announced that it has received certification for its 6.7L Turbo Diesel from the California Air Resources Board, meeting the Low-Emission Vehicle III standards.

Tags: Emissions, Cummins, Medium-Duty Trucks, California, Ram, California Air Resources Board, Engines

August 15 2014 - Products

Penray Releases New Synthetic Media Heavy-Duty Coolant Filters

Penray has released a line of heavy-duty coolant filters which feature new synthetic media technology.

Tags: Penray, Coolant Filter, Cooling Systems, Filters

August 14 2014 - Industry News

Bendix Upgrades Brake Shoe Reman Facility

Bendix has unveiled its newly upgraded brake shoe remanufacturing facility in Huntington, Indiana

Tags: Bendix, Remanufacturing, Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake, Brakes, Aftermarket, Aftermarket Parts

August 14 2014 - Products

Berkebile Oil Releases Biodegradable Penetrating Lubricant

Berkebile Oil Company has introduced its first biodegradable penetrating lubricant and rust-inhibitor, which uses lanolin rather than traditional solvent-based products.

Tags: Lubricants, Berkebile Oil

August 14 2014 - Products

Canter FE130 Now Available in Lightweight Dry Van Body

Mitsubishi Fuso announced that the 2015 Canter FE130 is now available with a new lightweight dry van body.

Tags: Canter, Lightweight Materials, Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Dry Vans, Medium-Duty Trucks

August 14 2014 - Products

Drivewyze and ALK Technologies Announce Collaboration

Drivewyze and ALK Technologies announced a collaboration to integrate the PreClear service with the CoPilot Truck app.

Tags: Drivewyze, Drivewyze PreClear, Navigation, Mobile Apps, ALK Technologies, Information Technology

Photo courtesy of Volvo.

August 13 2014 - Industry News

Volvo’s Enhanced 2016 VN Series Trucks Tout Increased Fuel Efficiency

Volvo announced several enhancements to the 2016 VN Series highway tractors designed to improve fuel efficiency compared to previous generations.

Tags: Volvo Trucks, Fuel Efficiency, Aerodynamics, Powertrains

August 13 2014 - Products

Remote Panels Enable Easy Access to Reefer Controls

Carrier Transicold now has APX remote panels that can be mounted in easily accessible locations to control transport refrigeration units.

Tags: Reefers, Carrier Transicold, Remote Controls, Trailers

August 12 2014 - Products

Omnitracs Releases App for Tracking Drivers

Omnitracs has released a new mobile workforce app for tracking the activities and location of workers on the job.

Tags: Roadnet Technologies, Smartphones, Omnitracs, GPS Vehicle Tracking, Mobile Apps, Information Technology

August 11 2014 - Products

Noregon Introduces Trailer Diagnostic Adapter

Noregon Systems has released a new trailer diagnostic adapter for analyzing trailer ABS issues.

Tags: Trailers, Diagnostics, ABS, Noregon Systems

Photo via Data Driven Shipping

August 7 2014 - Industry News

New Subscription Service Offers Trucking Company, Shipper Information

Data Driven Shipping has launched a subscription service for finding and downloading trucking company and shipper information online.

Tags: Online Tool, Data Driven Shipping, Information Technology, Shippers

August 7 2014 - Industry News

Drivewyze Nearing 400 Locations with Weigh Station Bypass Service

The Drivewyze PreClear bypass service has been added in Georgia, making it the 26th state to offer the mobile-based truck weigh station bypass service.

Tags: Information Technology, Drivewyze, Weigh Stations

August 7 2014 - Products

Peterbilt Offers Alcoa Aluminum Wheels As Option

Peterbilt is offering new, lightweight Alcoa Ultra aluminum wheels as a factory-installed option for all Peterbilt heavy-duty trucks.

Tags: Peterbilt, Wheels, Alcoa, Lightweighting


August 6 2014 - Products

Tarping Systems for Belly Dumps

Pulltarps offers three tarping systems for Belly Dumps, a traditional pulltarp, automatic arms, and a cable system.

Tags: Upfitting, Dump Trucks, Pulltarps, Belly Dump, Trailers

This Alkane prototype heavy tractor has a Cummins ISX12 G and Eaton UltraShift transmission. Its LNG system might be changed to easier-to-handle CNG. Photo: Alkane

August 5 2014 - Industry News

Chinese Gliders Are Platforms for New American Class 7-8 Trucks

Alkane Truck Co. will install domestic propane and natural gas engines and fuel systems, and automatic or automated manual transmissions in Daimler Foton chassis for sale in the U.S.

Tags: Propane Autogas, Alternative Fuels, Natural Gas, Cabovers, Alkane Truck Company, Class 7, Class 8

August 5 2014 - Products

Optronics Redesigns, Cuts Costs of GloLight Lamps

Optronics International announced that its newest GloLight LED stop/tail/turn lamps will be smaller and less expensive.

Tags: Optronics, LEDs, Lighting

As payload increases, bolster springs compress and engage the progressive load spring. Photo via Hendrickson

August 5 2014 - Products

Hendrickson Introduces Progressive Load Spring

Hendrickson Truck Commercial Vehicle Systems introduced the Progressive Load Spring for Haulmaax vocational rear suspension system.

Tags: Hendrickson, Suspensions

August 4 2014 - Products

Air Lift Adds Load Support Kits for Dodge Ram 2500

Air Lift Company is offering two new load support solutions for the redesigned suspension system on the 2014 Dodge Ram 2500.

Tags: Michigan, Air Lift Company

Peterbilt's online configurator allows customers to see what model they create. Photo via Peterbilt

August 1 2014 - Industry News

Peterbilt Customers Can Customize Trucks Online

Peterbilt is offering its customers the chance to customize their own Model 579 through an online truck configurator.

Tags: Peterbilt, Custom Products, Class 8

(L to R) Chris Helsel, director, retread, Goodyear; Doug Whittington, director of commercial tire sales, Goodyear; John Daniels, executive vice president, Daniels Tire; Doug Daniels Jr., president, Daniels Tire; Doug Daniels Sr., chairman, Daniels Tire; and Phillip Kane, vice president, Goodyear Commercial Tire  Systems. Photo courtesy of Goodyear

July 31 2014 - Industry News

Daniels Tire Service Celebrates 75 Years with Goodyear

Daniels Tired Service, a 14-location commercial, consumer and OTR tire dealership is celebrating 75 years as a Goodyear Tire and Rubber customer.

Tags: Goodyear, California, Tires, Company Anniversaries, Dealers

The 114SD, built on Freightliner’s severe-duty platform, now offers 12-liter natural gas power. Photo: Freightliner

July 30 2014 - Industry News

Freightliner Adds 12-Liter Natural Gas Power to 114SD Severe-Duty Model

The increased output of the Cummins-Westport ISX12 G will open new markets to the 114SD, including mixer, dump, and roll-off applications. At 400 horsepower and 1,450 pounds-feet, the IXS12 G is an ideal engine for the severe-duty market, where natural gas is fast becoming an alternative to diesel fuel.

Tags: Freightliner, Natural Gas Vehicles, Cummins ISX12 G, LNG, Cummins Westport, CNG, Vocational

July 30 2014 - Products

ALK Products Featured in J.J. Keller’s Fleet Management Tool

ALK Technologies announced that its ALK Maps and PC*Miler web services products are now available with J.J. Keller’s Encompass with E-Logs premium edition online fleet management dashboard.

Tags: Information Technology, J.J. Keller, ALK Technologies, Routing


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