TMC

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March 1, 2016

TMC Awards Five Members With Silver Spark Plug

American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council honored five trucking industry professionals with the Silver Spark Plug Award, the group’s highest honor.

March 1, 2016

Wabash Shows Almost All-Composite Prototype Reefer

The trailer uses molded structural composites, or MSCs, developed by Wabash engineers over the last three years. It uses few bolts and no metal crossmembers.

February 29, 2016

Michelin Launches X Line Energy Z Steer Tire

Michelin X Line Energy Z guarantees 20 percent more mileage than leading competitors with guarantees to back up the claim.

February 29, 2016

TMC Opens 60th Anniversary Annual Meeting

As the American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council celebrates its 60th birthday, Monday it opened the doors on one of its largest exhibit halls ever as part of the 2016 TMC Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition at the Music City Center in Nashville.

February 29, 2016

Cummins, Eaton Strengthen Integration, Add New Torque Options

Expanded torque offering mean customer can not get get the low-end performance they want without have to go to a high-horsepower bracket. Integrated call centers and better cross-training of customer service agents means it's easier for customer to get answers to their questions with just one phone call.

February 29, 2016

Agility Builds Compact CNG Fuel System

For 2016, Agility Fuel Systems has launched its 160 DGE Behind-the-Cab CNG fuel system designed for improved aerodynamics and reduced weight.

February 29, 2016

Dana Offers Downspeeding Tech for SmartAdvantage

Dana Holding Corporation is offering axle ratios that are compatible with all seven configurations of the SmartAdvantage powertrain from Eaton and Cummins.

February 29, 2016

13X Drive Axle Designed for Medium-Duty Applications

Meritor has introduced a lighter-weight drive axle platform designed for Class 6 and 7 applications called the 13X.

February 29, 2016

Meritor's Lighter-Weight Front Steer Axle for Linehaul

Meritor has released the MFS+, a lighter-weight steer axle designed to be 85 pounds lighter than the current offering.

February 28, 2016

Meritor Extends AxlePak Trailer Wheel-End Warranty Coverage to Seven Years

Fleets will soon be able to specify AxlePak7 wheel-ends on their Meritor axles and suspensions, and enjoy seven-year Meritor warranty coverage on these components hubs, bearings, seals, hubcaps and spindle nuts as well as thru-tees and stators for Meritor Tire Inflation System by P.S.I. when the MTIS option is selected in conjunction with AxlePak7

February 28, 2016

Haldex Re-enters North American ADB market

The first member of the ModulT family to be introduced in North America is the 22.5-inch optimized trailer brake, weighing 70 pounds including pads. It will soon be followed with 19.5-inch and 22.5-inch air disc brake sizes for trucks and buses

February 28, 2016

FlowBelow Inks Long-term Supply Deal with DTNA

FlowBelow Aero's quick-release wheel covers are now a data-book option on Daimler Trucks North America's Cascadia Evolution model.

February 28, 2016

SKF Expands Warranty Options to 5 or 7 Years

The package options do not require customers to purchase pre-assembled kits. Instead, customers can continue to purchase and install product as they do today. Fleets can reduce sourcing by using SKF wheel end components on both truck and trailer applications.

February 28, 2016

Trailer Light-Out System Shown by Truck-Lite

Truck-Lite says its new Light-Out Detection System alerts drivers of one or more trailer lights that are dark. The system replaces the nose box and distributes power among lighting circuits, and signals a light-out condition by illuminating a warning lamp on the trailer’s nose.

February 28, 2016

Aperia's Halo Finds a Home at Over 100 Fleets

Rapid adoption of thousands of tractor bolt-on inflation systems follows more than 50 fleet tests, validating Halo’s performance and ability to drive significant safety and efficiency benefits

February 28, 2016

NACFE: Trailer Aero Products Work, 'Depending'

Trailer aerodynamic devices work, but how well depends on the products and users’ operating conditions, says the latest Confidence Report from the North American Council for Freight Efficiency.

February 28, 2016

Mitchell 1, Noregon Interface Speeds Data Flow for Techs

Mitchell 1 says an update to the interface between its RepairConnect diagnostic trouble-code tool and Noregon’s JPro Professional commercial fleet diagnostics software gives technicians faster access to TruckSeries, the latest version of Mitchell 1’s repair information for Class 4-8 trucks.

February 28, 2016

Kenworth Expands Auto Stop-Start Operation

Kenworth's Engine Auto Start and Stop monitoring system now monitors oil temperature as well as state of battery charge.

February 17, 2016

HDT Announces 2016 Top 20 Products

Heavy Duty Trucking magazine announced its 2016 Top 20 Products, highlighting the most innovative, significant and useful new product announcements from the previous year.

January 18, 2016

TWNA Names 2015 Tech Achievement Award Finalists

Finalists include safety and driveline products and a converter dolly. The truck writers group gave its first tech award in 1991 for a then-novel LED marker light.

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