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November 13 2014 - Products

Hercules Releases H-704 Drive Tire

Hercules Tire unveiled the Hercules H-704 premium closed shoulder deep drive tire at the recent SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nev.

Tags: SmartWay, Tires, Linehaul Heavy Duty, Hercules Tire

November 12 2014 - Products

Husky Offers DEF Dispensing Hose

Husky Corporation is offering dispensing hoses for diesel exhaust fluid adding to the company’s line of DEF products including nozzles, spouts, swivels, adapters, Safe-T-Breaks and Benecor DEF systems.

Tags: DEF, EPA, DEF Dispenser, Husky Corporation

November 12 2014 - Products

Dana Expands Warranty Options For Drive Axle

Dana Holding Corporation announced that it has broadened the Extended Protection Plan for drive axles in on-highway linehaul applications. The changes to the warranty are available to customers in both the U.S. and Canada.

Tags: Linehaul Heavy Duty, Dana Holding Corp., Axles, Dana Spicer, Tandem axle

November 11 2014 - Products

Noregon Updates Vehicle Diagnostics Software

Noregon Systems released JPRO Commercial Vehicle Diagnostics 2014 v2 software with updated features. The new features will be on all new copies of the software and current JPRO license holders are able to update their version.

Tags: Vehicle Diagnostics, Information Technology, Software, JPRO, Noregon Systems

November 10 2014 - Products

CAT Scale's Weigh Station App Released for iPhone

CAT Scale announced that its Weigh My Truck app is now available for the iPhone and iPad through the iOS App Store.

Tags: iPhone, iPad, Weigh Stations, CAT Scale, Mobile Apps

Talbert 6 Axle Steer Dolly: Photo via Talbert Manufacturing

November 7 2014 - Product News

Talbert Manufacturing Acquires Specialty Trailer Maker

Talbert Manufacturing acquired Ferree Trailers adding the company’s specialty trailer lines that weren't previously in Talbert’s own lineup, along with gaining Ferree’s manufacturing facility.

Tags: Trailers, Heavy Haul, Mergers & Acquisitions, Talbert Trailers

74 percent of those polled are aware that texting and driving is dangerous, but still do it. Photo via Wikipedia Commons.

November 7 2014 - Industry News

AT&T App Limits Driver Mobile Phone Use

AT&T has introduced an iOS version of its DriveMode mobile app to limit a driver's ability to use a smart phones while driving. The app silences incoming text message alerts when the driver is going faster than 15 mph.

Tags: Driver Safety, AT&T, Mobile Apps

Credit: J.B. Hunt Facebook page.

November 6 2014 - Industry News

New Transportation Management Tool from J.B. Hunt

J.B. Hunt Transport Inc. has rolled out a new self-service freight transportation management tool for customers using either desktop or mobile devices.

Tags: Information Technology, J.B. Hunt

Photo: Fontaine

November 5 2014 - Industry News

Simard Expands Twin-Steer Vocational Suspension Availability

Fontaine Modification Vocational Services has partnered with Canadian-based Simard Suspensions to install and distribute Simard’s patented AMS twin-steer front suspension products in the United States and Mexico.

Tags: Mexico, Suspensions, Fontaine Modification Vocational Services, Simard, Vocational Trucks

November 5 2014 - Products

TMW Integrates ALK Maps into Fleet Software

TMW Systems announced the integration of ALK Maps across several products in TMW’s suite of fleet management software.

Tags: ALK Technologies, Information Technology, TMW Systems, Navigation, fleet tracking system

Photo via AutoSock.

November 5 2014 - Product News

Nevada Grants AutoSock Approval as Chain Alternative

The state of Nevada approved the use of AutoSock’s textile traction devices as alternatives to metal chains in snowy conditions. Nevada had required the use of chains in certain operating conditions.

Tags: Nevada, Snow Chain, Snow, AutoSock, Winter Driving

November 4 2014 - Products

Teletrac Updates Fleet Director Software

The latest version of Teletrac’s Fleet Director software adds improvements for mobility, mapping, business and safety analytics.

Tags: Telematics, Fleet Management Software, Fleet Director, Teletrac, Mobility

October 31 2014 - Products

Winegard Brings Portable TV Antennas to Truck Market

Winegard is partnering with DAS Distributing to sell its portable satellite and broadcast TV antennas at Travel Centers of America locations and other independent stores aimed at professional truck drivers.

Tags: Technology, Truckstops, Sleepers

October 30 2014 - Products

CoPilot Nav App Refreshed and Updated

ALK updated the CoPilot Truck mobile GPS navigation app with a refreshed design and full maps update.

Tags: GPS, ALK Technologies, Navigation System, iPhone

October 30 2014 - Industry News

Cummins Reports Strong Earnings in Q3

Cummins reported its third quarter revenue was $4.9 billion, a 15% increase from the third quarter of last year. Stronger demand for on-highway markets and distributor acquisitions in North America was a significant factor in revenue growth.

Tags: Cummins, Quarterly Earnings, Equity Markets, Engines

October 30 2014 - Products

Toyo Drive Tire is SmartWay Verified

Toyo Tire U.S.A. released the Toyo M650, a commercial drive tire that is SmartWay verified. The tire is designed for regional haul service and higher-torque operating conditions.

Tags: SmartWay, Toyo Tires, Tires, Low Rolling Resistance Tires

Graphic courtesy of Telogis.

October 29 2014 - Product News

Telogis Introduces Fleet Analytics Tools at Latitude Event

Telogis released several new tools for the company’s fleet analytics software at the Telogis Latitude event in Dana Point, Calif. These new tools included the Telogis For Field Service extension, the Dynamic Response Suite, and Telogis Sites.

Tags: Navigation System, Information Technology, Telogis, Vehicle Tracking, Industry Event

October 29 2014 - Products

Meritor Fuel-Efficient Axle to be Used for 6x2 Configurations

Meritor's 17X EVO axle for linehaul applications, originally designed for 4x2 applications in Europe, will be introduced in North America for the 6x2 segment.

Tags: Fuel Economy, Meritor, Axles, Global, 6x2

October 27 2014 - Products

W&C Suspension Has Adjustable Ride Height

The Watson & Chalin SL13K-1190 is an integrated suspension and axle assembly that features air disc brakes and a quick change ride height system. It is made for dump, mixer, refuse and heavy haul applications.

Tags: Refuse Trucks, Mixer, Suspension, Heavy Haul, Air Disc Brake, Dump Trucks, Watson & Chalin

October 23 2014 - Products

Forklift Inflator Speeds Up Trailer Load Times

The Forklift Inflator is an air pump made by Shippers Products that attaches to a forklift and provides a portable way to inflate dunnage airbags when loading a trailer with cargo.

Tags: ATA, Trailers, Air Bags, Shippers

October 23 2014 - Products

Transflo On-Demand Transmits Documents Efficiently

Pegasus TransTech’s new Transflo On-Demand service allows drivers to print, fax or email documents stored in the network to expedite the delivery of paperwork to truckers on the road.

Tags: Pegasus TransTech, Document Management, Information Technology, Truckstops, Scanning

Isuzu Commerical Truck of America and Telogis have entered into an exclusive collaboration to develop connected vehicle products and services. Photo: Isuzu

October 23 2014 - Industry News

Isuzu, Telogis Agree on Connected Vehicle Pact

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. distributor of low-cab-forward trucks, has announced an exclusive collaboration with Telogis to improve the overall ownership experience for Isuzu customers.

Tags: Telogis, Connected Vehicle Technology, Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Medium-Duty Trucks, Telematics

The guayule plant can produce a substitute source of rubber. Photo by U.S. Department of Agriculture.

October 22 2014 - Industry News

Cooper Makes Progress on Guayule-Rubber Tire

Cooper Tire and Rubber has completed builds of tires made of natural rubber sourced from the guayule plants.

Tags: Sustainability, Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Tires, Rubber, Guayule

A Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company tire test engineer checks the pressure on a tire equipped with the company's Air Maintenance Technology. Photo:  Goodyear.

October 22 2014 - Industry News

Goodyear Automatic Tire Inflation System in Fleet Testing

Goodyear will test its Air Maintenance Technology for commercial vehicles -- which keeps tires inflated without any external pumps or electronics -- on trucking fleets over the next year and a half.

Tags: Technology, Air Maintenance Technology, Tire Inflation, Tires, Goodyear, Automatic Tire Inflation Systems, Inflation

October 22 2014 - Products

Carrier Transicold Improves Warranty on Reefer Units

Carrier Transicold improved the warranty coverage for its Vector trailer refrigeration units extending mileage and warranty length on several models.

Tags: Warranty, Refrigerated Truck, Reefers, Carrier Transicold

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