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August 17, 2006 - Industry News

Mack Introduces MV Preferred Fleet Program

To assist dealers and their customers in managing parts and service purchases, Mack Trucks Inc. has introduced a powerful new system called MV Preferred.

August 17, 2006 - Industry News

Kenworth Expands Production Plant in Chillicothe, Ohio

Kenworth is expanding its state-of-the-art production plant in Chillicothe, Ohio, by nearly 30 percent according to company officials. The major project will add 105,000 square feet to the Kenworth-Chillicothe plant

August 17, 2006 - Industry News

Schneider National Cuts 170 Jobs; Realigns Workforce

Following recent acquisitions that have increased its global workforce by more than 1,100 associates, Schneider National Inc., announced that it is undergoing a company-wide staff alignment effor

August 17, 2006 - Industry News

Load-Grip Ensures Motor Carriers are in Full Compliance with Safety Law

NRI Industries, an Ontario, Canada-based manufacturer of recycled rubber products, has introduced its Load-Grip friction mat, a cargo-securing solution for motor carriers

August 17, 2006 - Industry News

Class 4-7 Sales Up 60% at Rush Truck Centers

Rush Enterprises Inc., which operates the largest network of heavy- and medium-duty truck dealerships in North America and a John Deere construction equipment dealership in Houston, Texas, announced Rush Truck Centers

August 17, 2006 - Industry News

Logistics Firms Choose TMW Systems for Trucking Software

TMW Systems Inc., among the largest providers of enterprise management software for the trucking industry, has recently added several logistics firms – including six third-party logistics provider

August 16, 2006 - Industry News

Prophesy Launches EasyStreet Software

Prophesy Transportation Solutions Inc., which provides software solutions for the trucking industry, was founded 20 years ago as a supplier of commercial mileage & routing software.

August 16, 2006 - Industry News

TCA 2006 Drivers Contest Applications Available

TCA is now accepting applications for its prestigious Company Equipment Driver of the Year and Independent Contractor of the Year contests for 2006.

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August 16, 2006 - Industry News

Peterson Corporate Facilities Continues To Grow

Peterson Manufacturing Co., Grandview, Mo., has just completed another of the major expansions that have marked its 61-year history. New production, warehouse and maintenance facilities that were recently added to Peterson'

August 15, 2006 - Industry News

Petroleum Retailers Pumped Up About Biodiesel

A South Carolina petroleum retailer now makes a 20 percent biodiesel blend (B20) available at 35 public pumps statewide, signifying a trend of increasing availability to consumers nationally.

August 15, 2006 - Industry News

Freightliner Trucks Beat the Heat in Summer Testing

Record-breaking temperatures are sweeping across North America this summer, and Freightliner's "Summer Test" trucks are out in the hottest, most humid, and highest altitude locations in the country

August 15, 2006 - Industry News

Ryder Launches 'Road Ready PLUS' Extended Warranty

Ryder System has introduced the "Road Ready PLUS" extended warranty plan to complement the reliability of its Road Ready pre-owned vehicles. "First-time truck buyers and professional fleet operators recognize

August 14, 2006 - Industry News

ATA Thanks Truck Drivers By Offering Free Calls

The American Trucking Associations (ATA) will once again roll out its "phone home" campaign to help America's truck drivers celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation (NTDAW) week Aug. 20-26.

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August 14, 2006 - Industry News

Jevic Wins Quest for Quality Award

Jevic Transportation Inc. announced it has won Logistics Management magazine's 23rd annual Quest for Quality Award. This prestigious prize is based solely on customer evaluations and is considered among the transportation industry's highest honors.

August 14, 2006 - Industry News

Eaton, EPA Display Hydraulic Hybrid UPS Truck

Eaton Corp. and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have showcased the first-ever hydraulic hybrid diesel urban delivery vehicle. The EPA's patented hydraulic hybrid diesel technology is

August 14, 2006 - Industry News

BorgWarner Thermal Systems Standard on Freightliners

BorgWarner Thermal Systems fans and fan drives will be standard equipment on all Freightliner Class 8 trucks, beginning Jan. 1, 2007. The three-year agreement between Freightliner and BorgWarner Thermal Systems will provide customer

August 11, 2006 - Industry News

NAST Kicks Off 2006 Truck-Lite Trophy Season

The Monroe County Fairgrounds in Monroe, Mich., marked the beginning of the 2006 National Association of Show Trucks (NAST) Truck-Lite trophy series

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August 11, 2006 - Industry News

Truckomat Truck Wash Opens in Wytheville, Va.

Truckomat Corp. has announced the opening of a new location in Wytheville, Va. at I-81 Exit 77. Truckomat facilities are opened 24 hours a day, seven days a week

August 11, 2006 - Industry News

Wabash National Wins PSI Customer Excellence Award

Pressure Systems International (PSI) has presented Wabash National with its 2005 Customer Excellence Award. Wabash National was chosen by PSI to receive this annual award in recognition of its continued

August 11, 2006 - Industry News

Prime Honors Missouri’s Driver of the Month

The Missouri Motor Carrier’s Association recently named Robert Conger as Missouri’s Driver of the Month for June 2006.

August 11, 2006 - Industry News

Webb Wheel Obtains Trademark for Parts Numbers

Webb Wheel Products Inc., a leading U.S. brake drum manufacturer, has obtained United States federal trademark registrations for its part numbers in order to stop the use of its numbers by other manufacturers

August 11, 2006 - Industry News

Maverick Transportation Names Top Drivers

Maverick Transportation has announced its second-quarter recipients of Driver of the Month honors for 2006

August 11, 2006 - Industry News

NTEA Releases 2006 Distributor Profit Report

By controlling specific factors of high-profit performance, a typical distributor can increase profits annually by 5 percent or $300,000, concludes the 2006 National Truck Equipment Association’s (NTEA) Distributor Profit Report.

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August 11, 2006 - Industry News

International Truck to Offer Continental, General Tires

Continental Tire North America Inc. (CTNA) has signed an agreement with International Truck and Engine Corp. to supply International branded trucks with Continental tires.

August 10, 2006 - Industry News

Old Time Truck Show Sept. 1-2 in Ohio

Old trucks are fun, and the Old Time Truck Show, scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sept. 1 and 2, brings all the fun to the Warren County Fairgrounds in Lebanon, Ohio.

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