18026  -  18050  of  33836

February 27, 2008 - Industry News

Coca-Cola Distributor Orders Hybrid Trucks

Coca-Cola Enterprises is buying 120 new trucks this year powered by Eaton's hybrid electric drivetrain systems

February 27, 2008 - Industry News

Custom Truck Sales Named 2007 Kenworth Dealer of Year

Custom Truck Sales in Regina, Sask., was named 2007 Kenworth Dealer of the Year for the United States and Canad

February 27, 2008 - Industry News

Oil Prices Hit Record High

Oil prices set a new intraday trading high of over $102 a barrel Wednesday morning after the dollar sank to a record low against the euro

Tags: Fuel and Oil

February 26, 2008 - Industry News

Truck Tonnage Index Jumped 2.4 Percent in January

The American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index increased 2.4 percent in January 2008, after rising an amended 1.5 percent in December 2007

Tags: Economy

February 26, 2008 - Industry News

Transplace Announces Mexican Subsidiary

Transplace has launched a new subsidiary in Mexico to allow it to offer seamless service offerings on both sides of the border

February 26, 2008 - Industry News

Goodyear Proposes To Expand European Production

Goodyear announced that it will ask Polish tire company TC Debica -- in which it is the majority shareholder -- to nearly triple its commercial tire production for Goodyea

February 26, 2008 - Industry News

TCA Offers Seminar For Fleet Managers

The Truckload Carriers Association is offering a seminar for fleet and driver managers March 25-26 in Dallas

February 26, 2008 - Industry News

Michigan Embarks On Ambassador Bridge Gateway Project

On Monday, the Michigan Department of Transportation began major construction on Phase 4 of the I-75 Ambassador Bridge Gateway Project, which involved closing a 1.5-mile section of I-75 in Detroi

Tags: Highways

February 25, 2008 - Industry News

Peterbilt Honors Dealers

Peterbilt named Stahl Peterbilt in Canada its 2007 Dealer of the Year and Hunter Peterbilt in Smithfield (Uniontown) Pennsylvania its 2007 Medium Duty Truck Dealer of the Year

February 25, 2008 - Industry News

Diesel Prices Hit $3.55

The average price of a gallon of diesel hit a new record, with last week's U.S. on-highway retail average hitting $3.55 a gallon, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration

Tags: Fuel and Oil

February 25, 2008 - Industry News

Hot Fuel Lawsuit Proceeding

A lawsuit alleging that consumers are being cheated because fuel prices are not adjusted to account for temperature will proceed, a judge ruled last week

Tags: Fuel and Oil

February 24, 2008 - Industry News

Port of Long Beach Adopts Clean Truck Regs

The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners last week approved key elements of a landmark Clean Trucks Program that will replace and modernize the entire port trucking fleet to slash truck-related air pollution by 80 percent within four years

February 22, 2008 - Industry News

Cadec Global and CMV Safety Announce Partnership

Cadec Global and CMV Safety Consulting have announced a partnership designed to keep Cadec customers up to date on the latest North American safety regulations,

February 21, 2008 - Industry News

Knight Transportation Acquires its 1,000th EPA-compliant Engine

Some fleets may have been hesitant to jump into the new EPA-2007 engines, but not Knight Transportation

February 21, 2008 - Industry News

Motor Freight Association Names New CCSB Board Member

The National Motor Freight Traffic Association has announced that Erin N. Topper has been named to the Classification Commodity Standards Board

February 21, 2008 - Industry News

KW, Peterbilt: Hybrid Certification Qualifies Buyers For Tax Rebates

Kenworth Truck and Peterbilt Motors say they've qualified several hybrid-powertrain models for federal tax rebates that can speed payback of the vehicles' higher purchase costs. The trucks, which use Eaton electric-drive system

February 21, 2008 - Industry News

Citgo Introduces Greenway Program for Fleets

Citgo Lubricants has announced a new program to optimize fleet performance, both economically and environmentally, called the Citgo HD Greenway program. By using Greenway, fleet manager

Tags: Fuel and Oil

February 21, 2008 - Industry News

TMC Updates VMRS 2000 Version 1.05 Once More

The Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) of the American Trucking Associations (ATA) has released its third update for Version 1.05 of the Vehicle Maintenance Reporting Standards (VMRS)

February 20, 2008 - Industry News

TBB Global Logistics Launches Smokin' Stampede

TBB Global Logistics, a third-party domestic and international supply chain management company, has launched Smokin' Stampede, a rebranding of its truckload division.

February 20, 2008 - Industry News

Vipar Expands Into Commercial Vehicle Equipment Market

Vipar Heavy Duty, the North American truck parts network, has expanded the network into the commercial vehicle equipment market. The new entity will be known as VHD Equipment Network, LLC

February 20, 2008 - Industry News

New Bridgestone, Bandag Warranty Extends Coverage

Bridgestone Firestone North American Tire is extending its warranty for the company's premium truck tires and casings, increasing the coverage period for seven years and three retreads. The new limited warranty cover

February 20, 2008 - Industry News

Everco Heavy Duty Launches Web Site

Everco Heavy Duty said it has developed a web site that is user friendly and better able to serve its heavy-duty customers. Matt Guden, business development manager for Everco, said the web site

February 20, 2008 - Industry News

Alabama Agency Picks Networkcar for Fleet Operations

Networkcar said the Alabama Department of Environmental Management (ADEM) has selected Networkfleet as its fleet management solution to wirelessly monitor GPS location, engine diagnostics and emissions for its entire fleet.

February 20, 2008 - Industry News

Continental Tire Moving Headquarters to South Carolina

Continental is moving its corporate headquarters for Continental Tire North America Inc. (CTNA) from Charlotte, N.C., to Lancaster County in South Carolina next year. The new facility will be located 12 mile

February 20, 2008 - Industry News

Highly Effective Fleet Manager Topic of TCA Program March 25-26

In lean times like today, keeping fleet managers up to date can mean the difference between profit and loss for a carrier. "The Highly Effective Fleet Manager," a two-day educational program from TCA's Truckload Academy

Tags: Events


We offer e-newsletters that deliver targeted news and information for the entire fleet industry.


Sleeper Cab Power Experts

The expert, Steve Carlson from Xantrex, will answer your questions

View All