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March 21, 2002 - Industry News

International Offers FreedomLine Transmission

International Truck and Engine Corp. will soon offer the ZF Meritor FreedomLine transmission

March 21, 2002 - Industry News

ArvinMeritor Announces Emissions Technologies

ArvinMeritor Commercial Vehicle Exhaust business announced new technologies targeted at meeting upcoming emissions regulation

March 21, 2002 - Industry News

Pennsylvania Offers Traffic Cams On Web

Motorists can now view traffic images from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's traffic cameras on www.epenndot.com.

Tags: Highways

March 21, 2002 - Industry News

TMC Honors Members

The Technology & Maintenance Council honored a number of members during its 2002 Annual Meeting and Transportation Equipment Exhibitio

March 21, 2002 - Industry News

Federal-Mogul Announces Expansion of FP Diesel Line

FP Diesel will more than double its product offering through the integration of the Sealed Power heavy-duty engine parts line

March 21, 2002 - Industry News

McLeod Wins Award For Software Documentation

McLeod Software, Birmingham, Ala., recently received an award for its new LoadMaster Enterprise software documentation from the Society for Technical Communication

March 21, 2002 - Industry News

Rip Griffin Opening Location In Arkansas

Rip Griffin Travel Centers announced that its new Prescott, Ark., location will open for business April 18

March 21, 2002 - Industry News

Detroit Diesel Partners With Freightliner to Support Mercedes-Benz Engines

With more than 17,000 Mercedes-Benz 900 series engine (MBE 900) put into service since introduced into North American in 1998, mostly in Freightliner vehicles, Detroit Diesel and its distributors are working with Freightliner dealer

March 21, 2002 - Industry News

Webasto Merges Thermosystems, Roof Aftermarket Businesses

Webasto officials announced the formation of a new company called Webasto Product North America

March 21, 2002 - Industry News

Freightliner Resumes Coronado Production

Freightliner Trucks will ramp up production of its Coronado Class 8 owner-operator truck in June

March 21, 2002 - Industry News

RoadStar Radio News To Air On XM

RoadStar Radio News is among the trucking programming coming to XM Satellite Radio

March 20, 2002 - Industry News

Connecticut Proposal Would Allow Truck Parking In Commuter Lots

A bill in the Connecticut state Legislature would let tractor-trailers park in commuter parking lots and weigh stations

March 20, 2002 - Industry News

FedEx Reports Better Earnings & Income

FedEx Corp., Memphis, Tenn, reported higher earnings and operating income in its third quarter, which ended at the end of February

March 20, 2002 - Industry News

NHTSA Plans To Test Retreads

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is reportedly planning to put retreaded truck tires to the test. According to Tire Business, NHTSA plans to see how commercial retreads compare to new truck tire standards

March 20, 2002 - Industry News

Michelin, Bridgestone Truck Tires Top Satisfaction Survey

Michelin tires receive high marks from heavy-duty truck owners for overall satisfaction and Bridgestone tire owners report a low incidence of problems, according to the J.D. Power and Associates 2001 Heavy-Duty Truck Original Equipment Tire Report

March 20, 2002 - Industry News

Kenworth First Manufacturer To Offer Infrared Night Vision

Kenworth Nightvision, as installed on the T800 Technology Truck on display at the Mid-America Trucking Show.

Kenworth will now offer Bendix Xvision night vision system as optional equipment for its Class 8 models under the name Kenworth Night Vision

March 20, 2002 - Industry News

Updated Out-of-Service Criteria Available

The 2002 North American Standard Out-of-Service Criteria is available from the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance

March 20, 2002 - Industry News

Housing Starts Post Strong February Gain

Consumers continue to spend their way out of the recession and new figures show housing is still the hottest market

Tags: Economy

March 19, 2002 - Industry News

Mid-America Trucking Show Starts Tomorrow

The 31st Annual Mid-America Trucking Show runs Thursday through Saturday at the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center in Louisville, Ky

Tags: Events

March 19, 2002 - Industry News

Drivers: Don't Forget The Medical Kit

It's often hard to get medical care on the road, so it's important to carry a personalized medical kit in the truck, both for your own health and for responding to emergencies

March 19, 2002 - Industry News

Port Security Bill Introduced

A bill introduced in the House of Representatives this week addresses the issue of security at the nation's ports

Tags: Intermodal

March 19, 2002 - Industry News

Trailer Tracking Becoming Survival Technique

Deregulation has created an environment where competition on the basis of price threatens the financial survival of many independent carriers. In this climate, the ability of fleets to control costs and operate at peak efficiency has taken on renewed importance. Led by industry giants like Schneider National and J.B. Hunt, fleets are increasingly turning to asset tracking technology - trailer tracking - to meet this need, according to a new report for Technology Assessment Associates

March 19, 2002 - Industry News

Cummins Expects EPA '02 Certification By End Of Month

Cummins Inc. was the first engine manufacturer to apply for certification for 2002 emissions engines, and hopes to receive that certification from the Environmental Protection Agency by the end of the month

March 19, 2002 - Industry News

ADS Division Opens Specialized Automotive Facility

ADS Logistics' Roll & Hold division has opened a metals warehouse in Wentzville, Mo., specializing in the transload of metal blanks from light-weight skids to pin-pallets for a major automotive manufacturer

March 19, 2002 - Industry News

Trimble, McNeilus Offer Fleet Management Solutions on Ready Mix Trucks

Trimble and McNeilus Companies, a subsidiary of Oshkosh, have formed a strategic alliance to offer Trimble's fleet management solution as a factory-installed and aftermarket option on McNeilus' ready mix concrete mixers

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