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June 26 2014 - Products

Navigation Vendor Sygic Enters North American Market

Slovakia-based Sygic has made its truck mobile device-based navigation application available in the North American market.

Tags: Navigation, Information Technology

June 25 2014 - Industry News

Coaching and Scoring Feature Debuts for SmartDrive

SmartDrive Systems announced Wednesday it added a custom coaching and scoring feature to its on-board video-based safety system.

Tags: SmartDrive Systems, Drivers, Information Technology

June 25 2014 - Products

BigRoad and Sylectus Announce Integration

Sylectus, a business unit of Omnitracs, Canada, and BigRoad announced BigRoad's smartphone-based driver's log app now integrates with Sylectus' cloud-based transportation management systems

Tags: Information Technology, Sylectus, Hours of Service, Drivers, Omnitracs

June 25 2014 - Products

Transportation Service Connects Shippers, Truckers

Cargomatic has launched its service in Southern California, which the company described as a ride-sharing app for local trucking companies.

Tags: Information Technology, California

June 25 2014 - Products

Lytx Offering Safety, Compliance System for Smaller Fleets

Video-based driver safety and compliance system provider Lytx, formerly known as DriveCam, has rolled out DC Protect, a program designed to meet the unique needs of fleets with fewer than 350 vehicles.

Tags: Drivers, Information Technology, Lytx

June 23 2014 - Products

PressurePro Offers Tire Management Uplink through Shaw Tracking

Advantage PressurePro and Shaw Tracking now have a partnership in place that provides customers with real time, fully integrated vehicle performance information.

Tags: Advantage PressurePro, Shaw Tracking, Information Technology

June 23 2014 - Products

XRS Adds Features to Fleet Management Platform

XRS has added new trip management, form editing, IFTA fuel tax reporting and other features to its mobile fleet management management platform designed to improve compliance readiness and overall fleet and operational performance monitoring.

Tags: XRS Corporation, XRS, Information Technology

Roomy, comfortable T680 is a sales “home run” for Kenworth as it’s quickly edging out the older T660. Photo: Tom Berg

June 20 2014 - Industry News

New Models Selling Well, Natural Gas ‘Happening,’ KW Reps Say

Revival in construction activity is driving healthy sales of vocational trucks, a recently launched highway tractor has become a “home run,” and interest in natural gas power should cause that segment to grow to 15-20% of heavy truck sales by 2020, Kenworth Truck Co. representatives said at a briefing for reporters Friday morning.

Tags: T880, T680, Cummins Westport, Kenworth, Chillicothe, Natural Gas

June 18 2014 - Industry News

GM Claims Highest Power Ratings for Midsize Colorado/Canyon

Horsepower and torque ratings announced by General Motors will make its 2015 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickups the most powerful in the midsized truck segment, the company claims.

Tags: Chevrolet, Pickup Trucks, Colorado, General Motors, GMC, Mid-Size Pickups, Canyon, Light-Duty Trucks, Engines

June 18 2014 - Products

TrakLok Enhances Cargo Security Platform

The latest enhancements to the integrated lock, alarm and tracking system further enable fleets to proactively protect cargo by improving monitoring and alerts for lock and latch status changes, enter and exit fences, and low battery issues, according to the company

Tags: TrakLok International, Locks

Photo of K370 courtesy of Kenworth.

June 17 2014 - Industry News

Kenworth's Refreshed Cabovers Now Available

Kenworth has refreshed its K270 Class 6 and K360 Class 7 cabover trucks with an updated exterior, dash and gauge cluster, front air disc brakes, electronic braking module, Allison six-speed transmission, push-button control shifter, and Dana rear axles.

Tags: Kenworth, Medium-Duty Trucks, Cabovers, Class 6, Class 7

June 12 2014 - Industry News

Utility Trailer Opening Spokane, Wash. Dealership

The dealership will be more than 31,000 square feet, including an office, parts department, shop area and 8 service bays with overhead cranes and a service pit. There are plans to add 20 employees to handle operations at the Spokane location.

Tags: Washington, Trailers, Dealers, Utility Trailer, Utility Trailer Manufacturing

June 12 2014 - Equipment

Morgan Offers Cold-Plate Trailer and Truck-Body System

Morgan Corp. has released a cold plate refrigeration system for trailers and truck bodies. Cold plates are pre-chilled and keep commodities at proper temperatures without use of engine-driven reefer units or idling the truck’s main engine while a vehicle makes its rounds.

Tags: Morgan Corporation, Refrigerated Truck, Trailers

June 12 2014 - Products

Recommended Practices Guide Released for Tire Retreading, Tire Repairs

The Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau, along with the Tread Rubber and Tire Repair Materials Manufacturers' Group, has released an updated industry recommended practices for tire retreading and tire repairing.

Tags: TRIB, Tires, Retreads

June 11 2014 - Products

Navman Adds eLogs and Electronic Inspection Forms

New options available with Navman Wireless help streamline compliance reporting, the company announced June 10 as the company’s OnlineAVL2 vehicle tracking system now includes an electronic driver log and driver vehicle inspection report forms.

Tags: Telematics, Fleet Management, Navman Wireless, eDVIR, eLogs, Information Technology

June 10 2014 - Products

Royal Purple Launches Commercial Lubricant Product Line

Royal Purple releases a new line of commercial lubricants. The line, called Duralec, has been developed for a variety of fleet markets to optimize equipment performance.

Tags: Royal Purple, Lubricants

June 10 2014 - Products

Aljex Announces Integration with RMIS

Aljex transportation management software now integrates with carrier qualification applications from Registry Monitoring Insurance Services.

Tags: Information Technology, Aljex Software

June 10 2014 - Products

Talbert’s 35-Ton Traveling Axle Trailer Features Corrosion Protection

Talbert Manufacturing has manufactured its first trailer with Corsol WB Corrosion Protection, a complete metal treatment system that protects the steel from the corrosive effects of magnesium chloride, calcium chloride, sodium chloride, rock chipping, acid rain and extreme temperatures.

Tags: Trailers, Corrosion, Talbert, PRP Industries

June 9 2014 - Industry News

Special Snowplow Set for Raffle to Support Military Veterans Group

Western designed a one-of-a-kind Wide-Out plow commemorating the five branches of the U.S. military and their veterans. PPG Industrial Coatings donated the paint for this project, and ICAFe Inc. donated the custom paint job.

Tags: Snow Removal, Snow Plow, Military Support, Western Products

June 9 2014 - Equipment

Kenworth Offers Lightweight T680 Sleeper

Specs include the 12.9-liter MX-13 diesel mated to an Eaton Advantage transmission, a 6x2 tandem, wide-base single wheels and tires, and an aluminum fifth wheel.

Tags: Kenworth, T680, Lightweighting

June 9 2014 - Products

Rotary Introduces Fast, Friendly HD 4-Post Lifts

HDC series lifts are battery powered and need only a 110-volt source for charging. They can be fitted with wheels to make them mobile.

Tags: Maintenance, Rotary Lift, Vehicle Lifts

June 9 2014 - Products

Drug and Alcohol Testing Training

Two new training programs from J.J. Keller help fleets keep impaired drivers off the road while meeting Department of Transportation drug and alcohol testing regulations.

Tags: Drivers, J.J. Keller, Drug Testing, Alcohol Testing

CNG-powered Peterbilt Model 579.

June 3 2014 - Industry News

Peterbilt adds Ultrashift Plus, ISX12 G to Natural Gas Lineup

The Eaton UltraShift Plus is available in the 13-speed MHP and 10-speed LAS series and the 11.9-liter Cummins Westport ISX12 G is available up to 400 horsepower and 1,450 lb.-ft. of torque.

Tags: Peterbilt, Natural Gas Vehicles, Cummins ISX12 G, UltraShift Plus

June 3 2014 - Products

Waytek's E-Copilot Saves Fuel by Reducing Throttle Demand

In addition to fuel savings, E-Copilot eliminates aggressive acceleration without sacrificing necessary power. WayTek says E-Copilot can reduce maintenance costs, fuels costs and decreases premature tire wear.

Tags: Waytek, Fuel Efficiency

June 3 2014 - Products

Optronics Restyles Panelite Millennium Series LEDs

The new products combine the look of GloLight lamps with the signature aerodynamic chrome-plated bezels of the Panelite Millennium Series to create a distinctive new, ultra-high-style offering. The updated look is expected to appeal to independent owner-operators.

Tags: Optronics, Lighting

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