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Different configurations of the Freightliner 122SD. Photo courtesy of Freightliner Trucks

March 4 2015 - Product News

Freightliner Increases Severe-Duty Options on 122SD Truck

Freightliner is showcasing several new options for the 122SD truck at the NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. The options are aimed at severe terrain and off-road applications.

Tags: Freightliner, Severe Duty, Vocational Trucks, Off-Road Vehicles, NTEA, Work Truck Show

Photo courtesy of Ford.

March 3 2015 - Product News

Ford Rolls Out Global Telogis-Powered Telematics Platform

Ford is taking its Telogis-powered factory telematics system to a global audience in a rebranding of the existing Crew Chief platform, Ford announced on the eve of NTEA's Work Truck Show in Indianapolis.

Tags: Telogis, Ford, telematics, Analytics, Fleet Metrics, Information Technology

Ford's John Davis says upcoming F-650/750 will suit many applications, and powertrains were tested for heavy service. Photo by Tom Berg

March 3 2015 - Industry News

Ford Lowers Noise Levels in F-650/F-750 Trucks

Ford's redesigned 2016 F-650 and F-750 trucks will offer a lower noise level than outgoing models mostly due to the redesigned turbo diesel engine, Ford announced on the eve of NTEA's Work Truck Show.

Tags: Ford, Ford F-650, Ford F-750, Ergonomics, 2016-MY, Work Truck Show

Photo courtesy of Reading Truck Body.

March 3 2015 - Industry News

Reading Introduces Isuzu NPR With Tool-Pro Body

Reading Truck Body has introduced the Isuzu NPR ECO-MAX work truck with Tool-Pro body. The truck is on display at the NTEA Work Truck Show in Indianapolis.

Tags: Isuzu, Reading Truck Body, Cabovers, Service Bodies, Work Truck Show

March 2 2015 - Equipment

The IsoTemp Refrigeration Upfit is Designed for Cargo Vans

The Gruau IsoTemp is a one-piece refrigeration and insulation upfit for commercial vans featuring a lightweight and low-profile one piece module designed for efficient climate control while retaining cargo space.

Tags: Cargo Vans, Van Upfitting

Mack Trucks now offers its Mack Pinnacle with the Eaton UltraShift Plus transmission and Bendix Wingman Advanced collision mitigation technology. Photo courtesy of Mack

March 2 2015 - Product News

Mack Offers Natural Gas Pinnacle with UltraShift Plus and Collision Tech

Mack Trucks is offering natural gas versions of its Pinnacle model with the Eaton UltraShift Plus transmission and Bendix Wingman Advanced collision mitigation technology.

Tags: Mack Trucks, Natural Gas Vehicles, Collision Avoidance Technology, Bendix, UltraShift Plus

Transflo Mobile+ app for iPhone.

March 2 2015 - Product News

Transflo Mobile+ 1.3 Allows Migration from Legacy App

Pegasus TransTech has updated the Transflo Mobile+ app with version 1.3 which includes load reconciliation and in-app migration from the legacy app, Transflo Mobile.

Tags: Transflo, Pegasus TransTech, Document Management, Mobile Apps, Information Technology

February 26 2015 - Products

Rapid Check Speeds Up Diagnostic Process

Peterbilt launched the Rapid Check service program to provide diagnostics and an estimate of repairs in two hours or less.

Tags: Maintenance, Vehicle Diagnostics, Peterbilt, Vehicle Repairs

February 25 2015 - Products

DumpTruckLoads.com Matches Loads with Trucks

DumpTruckLoads.com is an online service allowing users to find trucks or loads in a single source. Both contractors and dump truck owners can become members, connecting the two sides.

Tags: Website, Load Board, Independent Contractors, Dump Trucks

February 25 2015 - Equipment

Crysteel Aluminum Dump Body Saves Weight

The Crysteel Manufacturing A-Tipper is an aluminum dump body designed for contractors and municipalities with improved strength, durability and efficiency.

Tags: Corrosion, Crysteel Manufacturing, Aluminum, Dump Trucks

February 19 2015 - Products

Underslung Suspension is Compatible with All Brake Sizes

The Underslung Suspension from Ingersoll Axles is a fully integrated suspension system designed to improve performance in drop decks, low boys, specialty vans and auto haulers.

Tags: Trailers, Brakes, Suspensions, Dropdeck Trailers

February 19 2015 - Products

Spicer Drive Axle Lubricant Made for Fuel Efficiency

The Spicer XFE 75W-90 axle lubricant is a synthetic gear oil designed to improve fuel economy in high-efficiency drivetrains.

February 19 2015 - Products

Shell Offers Nitrite-Free Extended-Life Coolant

The new Shell Rotella Extended Life Coolant - Nitrite Free (ELC NF) is designed to better protect aluminum components in today's hotter-running engines.

Tags: Shell Rotella, Heavy Duty Coolants

February 18 2015 - Products

Road Choice Expands Product Lineup

Road Choice Truck Parts has added several replacement product categories to its line of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts.

Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Catalog, Road Choice Truck Parts

February 18 2015 - Products

Larger, Lighter But Stronger MTec6 Trailer Axle Coming from Meritor

Meritor has developed a larger trailer axle said to be stronger but lighter than its current 5-inch-diameter tube-type product. The MTec6 experiences less bending at the wheel end and better tire wear, and cuts out 40 pounds of material.

Tags: Technology & Maintenance Council, Axles, Meritor, Tires, Lightweighting

February 17 2015 - Industry News

Meritor Previews Inflation System for Tractors

The Meritor booth at the Technology & Maintenance Council's 2015 Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition has been humming this week with word of a new inflation system for tractors.

Tags: TMC, Meritor, ATIS

February 17 2015 - Products

Meritor Wabco Automatic Lift Axle Control Manages Suspension Load

Meritor Wabco’s SmartTrac automatic trailer lift axle control system is designed to monitor suspension load and manage lift axles for trailers.

Tags: Electronic Stability Control, Meritor Wabco, Lift Axle, Trailers

February 17 2015 - Products

Lightning Hybrids Debuts System for Step Vans

Lightning Hybrids, which makes hydraulic hybrid systems for medium- and heavy-duty trucks and buses, is debuting the use of its emission-reducing brake regeneration technology on a walk-in van.

Tags: Hydraulic Hybrid, Walk-in Van, Morgan Olson, Lightning Hybrids

February 16 2015 - Products

Dana Delivers Web-Based Training to Clarify Downspeeding

Dana's new online course will delve into the basic principles, benefits, and challenges associated with engine downspeeding. It also provides a one-stop source for key drivetrain system knowledge, individual component specifications, literature, videos, images, service bulletins, and parts books.

Tags: Dana Holding Corp., Downspeed, Technology & Maintenance Council, Vehicle Spec'ing, Drivetrains, Fuel Efficiency

February 16 2015 - Products

Bose Ride System II Delivers New Features, More Functionality

Adjustable seat settings will help drivers who are accustomed to the firmer feel of an air ride seat will find the Bose II seats easier to get used to.

Tags: driver safety, Driver Health, Driver Retention, Bose, Technology & Maintenance Council, Seats, Ergonomics

February 16 2015 - Products

McLeod, iGlobal Integrate Software with In-cab Scanning

Billing and payroll documents are scanned and transmitted with iGlobal’s device, and payment for a delivered load can be made by Friday of the following week.

Tags: Scanning, McLeod Software, Technology & Maintenance Council, Information Technology, iGlobal

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

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