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November 25 2013 - Products

Freightliner Trucks Offers Twin Steer Prep Kits for 114SD and 122SD

Freightliner Trucks is now offering twin steer chassis prep kits for its 114SD and 122SD truck models. The prep kits will serve to quickly facilitate aftermarket conversions and installation of second steer axle and heavy-duty suspensions, resulting in faster delivery to the customer.

Tags: Freightliner, Severe Duty, Aftermarket, Chassis

November 22 2013 - Products

Waytek Adds Eaton Rocker Switch Product Line

Waytek Inc., a distributor of electrical wiring supplies and electrical connectors, now carries Eaton Rocker Switches to meet OEM manufacturing requirements.

Tags: Eaton, Waytek

November 21 2013 - Industry News

New Service to Help with Independent Contractor Misclassification

A provider of information and services ensuring independent contractor best practices, Relevant Business Solutions, has launched its Independent Contractor Information subscription-based service website.

Tags: Owner-Operators

November 21 2013 - Products

Hunter Introduces WinAlign HD Alignment System

Hunter’s new WinAlign HD alignment system allows fleet operators to perform truck and trailer alignments without unhooking the trailer from the tractor, maximizing workflow and reducing setup time.

Tags: Aftermarket, Alignment, In the Shop, Hunter Engineering

November 20 2013 - Products

Chassisfinder.com Expands Geographic Scope and Adds Upgraded Chassis Types

Chassisfinder.com, an Internet-based chassis reservation exchange owned and operated by Chassis Finder LLC, has expanded coverage nationwide with the addition of locations in or near the Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Seattle port complexes. The western locations went live on the website on Oct. 1.

Tags: Intermodal, Chassis

November 20 2013 - Products

Verizon Introduces Networkfleet Asset Guard

Verizon Enterprise Solutions announced the expansion of its asset-tracking capabilities, with the introduction of Verizon Networkfleet Asset Guard. Designed to fit seamlessly on Verizon's existing Networkfleet vehicle tracking solution, Networkfleet Asset Guard runs on the Verizon Wireless network for fixed and moveable fleets such as trailers, yellow iron machines and generators.

Tags: Information Technology, Verizon, Trailer Tracking

Mack Trucks introduced today the Mack Granite MHD rear loader, a lightweight solution for refuse customers.

November 20 2013 - Products

Mack Granite MHD Rear Loader Offers Option for Refuse Customers

The recently introduced Mack Granite Medium Heavy Duty rear loader offers a reduced weight option for refuse companies and municipalities desiring a truck built for lighter-duty cycles, such as short inner-city routes or for service in smaller towns.

Tags: Cummins, Refuse Trucks, Mack Trucks

November 20 2013 - Products

EcoDual, Hunter Truck Sales to Offer Peterbilt Dual Fuel Gliders

EcoDual Inc. is partnering with Hunter Truck Sales, one of Peterbilt dealers with 15 locations throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York and West Virginia. Hunter will provide custom configured Peterbilt gliders with EcoDual's platform, the MAX/SR Dual Fuel System.

Tags: Cummins, Peterbilt, EcoDual, Glider Kits

Lubecore's EP-0 grease pump for parallel pneumatic automated lubrication systems. A court rejected claims that the pump’s shape and appearance violated trademark laws.

November 19 2013 - Industry News

Lubecore International Victorious in Trademark Case

In a victory for Lubecore International, the U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned a lower court’s ruling and lifted restrictions on Lubecore’s ability to freely market its complete line of automated lubrication systems for heavy trucks and off-highway equipment in the United States.

November 19 2013 - Products

Pegasus TransTech Upgrades Transflo Express

Pegasus TransTech has released new versions of its scanning solutions that will improve image quality and software performance. Enhancements have been made to Transflo Express truck stop scanning service, Transflo Now anywhere, in-cab scanning, and Transflo Express Carrier Retrieval.

November 19 2013 - Products

TransiTank Turns Vans into Tankers, 2 Firms Say

Van trailers can become tankers with a new bulk liquid transport system announced by two Texas companies who say that it will increase trucking and intermodal backhauls and lower shipping costs.

Tags: Trailer, TTS, Trailers

November 19 2013 - Products

Ridewell Releases RAR-266 Series Trailer Air Ride Suspension

Ridewell Suspensions announces the launch of the new RAR-266 Series trailer air ride suspension. A 5 3/4-inch large diameter axle with short brake cams is used to minimize weight and increase strength.

Tags: Suspension, Ridewell

November 18 2013 - Products

Thermo King's TriPac Evolution Features 2,000-hour Maintenance Interval

The TriPac Evolution from Thermo King now offers a 2,000-hour maintenance interval. The extended maintenance interval reduces the cost of ownership, aligns with tractor maintenance cycles and reduces environmental impact by lowering waste, according to the company.

Tags: APU, Thermo King

November 15 2013 - Products

Meritor Wabco Releases Reman Mack Aset Air Compressor

Meritor Wabco has released a remanufactured System Saver air compressor for select trucks that use the Mack Aset engine.

Tags: air compressor, Aftermarket, Meritor Wabco, Remanufactured Parts

November 15 2013 - Products

Mobile Awareness Marries MobileTraq, TireStat for Advanced TPMS

MobileTraq Vue gets tire pressure management capability.

Tags: Mobile Awareness, MobileTraq

Webasto Thermo Top C heats coolant to safe starting temperatures and meanwhile warms sleeper areas without idling the engine.

November 13 2013 - Industry News

Test Shows Emissions Reduction by Pre-Heating Engine Coolant, Webasto Says

Pre-warming a diesel’s coolant allows the engine to start cleanly and emit lower levels of pollutants compared to cold starts, and extends the duty cycle of the exhaust system’s diesel particulate filter, according to tests sponsored by Webasto Thermo & Comfort North America, a maker of coolant heaters.

Tags: Webasto, Coolant

Mack unveils its Vision model for the Mexican market at Expo Transporte on Tuesday. Photo: Evan Lockridge

November 13 2013 - Industry News

Volvo Rolls Out I-Shift, Mack Launches Vision, for Mexican Market

GUADALAJARA, MEXICO -- Volvo Trucks North America officially introduced its I-Shift automated manual transmissions for the Mexican market and rolled out a truck model from sister company Mack to address the Mexican on-highway market.

Tags: Volvo Trucks, Mack Trucks, Mexico, Cross-Border Trucking, Transmissions

November 13 2013 - Products

IPA Introduces Diamond-Coated Point/Contact Cleaners

The professional solution for cleaning and enhancing spade electrical contacts, the Diamond-Coated Point/Contact Cleaners are the newest addition to IPA's line of contact care tools. This three-piece series set features a highly abrasive diamond coating designed to increase the contact life of electrical connections and reduce diagnostic guesswork.

Tags: Aftermarket, In the Shop, IPA

November 13 2013 - Products

Kalyn Siebert Offers Corrosion Protection with PRP Industries’ Corsol MP System

PRP Industries announces that trailer manufacturer Kalyn Siebert now offers the corrosion protection system, Corsol MP, as an option available for the company’s entire product line. PRP Industries’ systems protect against corrosion, undercutting and blistering, and offer an alternative to hot-dip galvanizing.

Tags: Trailers, Corrosion, PRP Industries

November 13 2013 - Products

Eaton Launches New Roadranger Used Truck Program with Extended Warranty Options

Power management company Eaton announced a new Roadranger used truck program for the North American Class 6, 7 and 8 truck markets that features extended warranty options available for up to eight years and 1 million miles on transmissions, and up to five years and 500,000 miles on clutch components.

Tags: Eaton, Used Truck

November 12 2013 - Industry News

Mercedes-Benz Considers Vito Van for U.S. Market

Mercedes-Benz U.S.A. is considering bringing the Vito commercial van to the U.S. market to offer with its larger Sprinter, a spokesman has confirmed to Automotive Fleet, a sister publication of Heavy Duty Trucking.

Tags: Vans, Mercedes-Benz, Cargo Vans

November 12 2013 - Products

Stemco Releases Aeris Automatic Tire Inflation Installation Toolkit

Intelligent Transportation Systems, a provider of commercial vehicle tire inflation systems and tire pressure monitoring systems, announced the release of the Aeris Installation Toolkit.

Tags: Tires, ITS, Stemco

November 11 2013 - Products

Webb Vortex Drums Released for High Frequency Stopping Applications

Webb Severe Duty has released a lineup of Webb Vortex brake drums for applications such as refuse trucks that are subjected to a higher frequency of braking stops compared to standard commercial vehicles.

Tags: Brakes

November 11 2013 - Products

Waytek Now Stocks Eaton Rocker Switches

Waytek Inc., a distributor of electrical wiring supplies and connectors, now carries Eaton Rocker Switches to meet OEM manufacturing needs.

Tags: Waytek

November 6 2013 - Industry News

Securement Veteran Abato to Head up New North American Venture

Dolezych, a 78-year-old German-based manufacturer of lifting equipment, slings, ropes and load-securing technologies, announced the creation of Doleco USA, its first sales, distribution and manufacturing presence in North America.

Tags: Leadership

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