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February 5, 2008 - Industry News

Shareholders OK Name Change to Oshkosh Corp.

Oshkosh Truck Corp., which designs, manufactures and markets specialty access equipment, commercial, fire, emergency and military vehicles and vehicle bodies, has received a shareholders' vote of approva

February 5, 2008 - Industry News

2008 Aftermarket eForum Slated July 14-16 at O'Hare

"Learn More, Earn More: Techniques & Tools for Growing Your Business" is the theme for the 2008 Aftermarket eForum. Now entering its eighth year, this year's event will be held July 14-16 at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in Chicago.

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February 5, 2008 - Industry News

MEMA Brand Protection Council Appoints 2008 Co-Chairmen

Andrew Cifranic of Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC and Brian O'Rourke of Ford Customer Service Division were named co-chairmen of the Brand Protection Council (BPC) of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Associatio

February 5, 2008 - Industry News

Con-way Converting Entire Fleet to Qualcomm's OmniVision Platform

Qualcomm Inc. and Con-way Truckload have announced plans to convert Con-way's entire fleet of tractors to Qualcomm's next-generation OmniVision mobile computing platform. Con-way Truckload selected the syste

February 5, 2008 - Industry News

Cummins APUs To Meet California's Clean Idle Rule with DPFs

Cummins Inc. says its ComfortGuard auxiliary power unit will meet Clean Idle requirements in California by exhausting through a diesel particulate filter. The APU's two-cylinder engine can be fitted with a special kit

February 4, 2008 - Industry News

Peters: $68 Billion DOT Budget Offers Congestion Relief

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Mary E. Peters Monday said President Bush's $68 billion budget for the U.S. Department of Transportation will help fund the department's safety programs, finance congestion relief program

February 4, 2008 - Industry News

PHH Arval Announces Training Partnership with CTS

PHH Arval has announced a strategic partnership with the Center for Transportation Safety (CTS), a leading provider of risk management and training solutions for drivers. The CTS program covers vehicle

February 4, 2008 - Industry News

Volvo Trucks Extends Agreement with Cummins for ISX Engine in 2010

Volvo Trucks North America will offer the 15-liter Cummins ISX engine certified for 2010 emissions standards in the Volvo VN. This is an extension of an existing agreement between Volvo and Cummins Inc

February 4, 2008 - Industry News

Delo Offers Nitrite-free Extended Life Coolant

Chevron's Delo brand of engine oils, lubricants and coolants, has introduced the latest member of its product family, Delo Extended Life Coolant/Antifreeze - Nitrite Free (DELO ELC-NF). The new Extended Life Coolant (ELC)

Tags: Fuel and Oil

February 4, 2008 - Industry News

HDAW '08 Conference Draws SRO Crowds to Vegas

Nearly 1,800 heavy-duty aftermarket executives and professionals attended Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week '08 (HDAW) late last month at The Mirage, Las Vegas. In its third year, this annual business conference

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February 1, 2008 - Industry News

XATA Corp. Completes Acquisition of GeoLogic Solutions

XATA Corp. has completed its acquisition of GeoLogic Solutions Inc., based in Herndon, Va. GeoLogic provides the commercial trucking industry with wireless asset management solutions. Its mobile communications and tracking system,

February 1, 2008 - Industry News

AxleTech International to Enter Commercial Vehicle Aftermarket

AxleTech International, which manufactures axles, suspensions, brakes and aftermarket parts for off-highway vehicles, will now produce original equipment (OE) aftermarket products for on-highway commercial

February 1, 2008 - Industry News

Old Dominion Relocates Service Center to Portland, Oregon

Chuck Powell, vice president of Pacific Northwest region for Old Dominion Freight Line, announced the expansion and relocation of its Portland, Ore., service center. The 84-door facility is located on a 15.6-acre sit

February 1, 2008 - Industry News

Cummins Records Fourth Year of Record Sales and Profits

Cummins Inc. has released results for 2007, completing a year of record sales and earnings - the fourth straight year of record financial performance for the company. Cummins' sales rose 15 percent to $13.05 billion, from $11.36 billion in 2006

February 1, 2008 - Industry News

Union Workers at Volvo Trucks' New River Valley Plant Go on Strike

Union workers at Volvo Trucks North America in Dublin, Va., went on strike today after the United Auto Workers' bargaining committee and Volvo failed to reach a tentative agreement. Volvo Trucks North America said today it was unabl

January 31, 2008 - Industry News

Heil 'Personalizes' Factory Training; Releases Schedule

The Heil Institute of Technology announces its 2008 schedule of factory training courses designed to help customers maximize their return on investment in Heil refuse and recycling equipment by increasing uptime.

January 31, 2008 - Industry News

Isuzu Halts Car Production, Concentrates on Mid-range, Medium-duty Trucks

Falling sales for its SUV and pickup models has led to a decision by Isuzu to abandon the car market to concentrate efforts on sales of its money-making mid-range and medium-duty cabover trucks.

January 31, 2008 - Industry News

Landstar Cites Increased 4th Quarter Revenue, Earnings

Landstar System Inc. reported consolidated revenue for the fourth quarter of 2007 of $643 million compared to $611 million for the 2006 fourth quarter. Net income for the 13-week period ended

January 31, 2008 - Industry News

New U.S. Trucking Industry Profile Released by Newport Communications

The 2008 Profile of the U.S. Commercial Truck Market, analyzing the universe of Classes 2c through 8 trucks, trailers and buses, is now available from Newport Communications Group. As with previous Newport Profiles, it provides a clear

January 30, 2008 - Industry News

Seko Opens New Office in Saudi Arabia

Seko, a global provider of supply chain solutions, has established a new facility in Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Arabia office offers a range of multi-modal transport and logistics services, including customs brokerage

January 30, 2008 - Industry News

Knight Transportation Opens Gulfport Brokerage Branch

Knight Transportation has opened its newest brokerage branch in Gulfport, Miss., which will be operated by Knight Brokerage, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Knight Transportation, Inc. This new branch, locate

January 30, 2008 - Industry News

Bergstrom, Firefly Test NITE Sleeper Cab Cooling System

Bergstrom Inc. and Firefly Energy Inc. have agreed to test and co-market the NITE system alongside Firefly Energy's Oasis BCI Group 31 truck battery. The agreement is designed to give drivers and fleets a cost-effectiv

January 30, 2008 - Industry News

Work Truck Show Highlights Hybrid, Alternative Fuel Trucks

The rising cost of fuel, new emissions regulations and environmental concerns are making hybrid and alternative fuel vehicles increasingly attractive to a wide range of companies and government agencies

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January 30, 2008 - Industry News

TCA Names National Fleet Safety Award Winners

The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) has announced the winners of its annual National Fleet Safety Awards competition for 2007. Listed first through third place, the best in each division are

January 30, 2008 - Industry News

Heavy Duty Trucking Takes 2 More Neal Prizes For Editorial Excellence

Heavy Duty Trucking magazine has won two Jesse H. Neal honors for editorial excellence in the 2008 American Business Media competition. The Neal Award is regarded as the Pulitzer Prize of business publishing

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