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September 14, 2004 - Industry News

Senate Tables GPS for Hazmat Vehicles

The United States Senate this week tabled an amendment to the Department of Homeland Security appropriations bill that would have required trucks transporting hazardous materials to be equipped with global positioning satellite tracking devices

September 14, 2004 - Industry News

Diesel Prices Match Record High

The national average price of retail on-highway diesel rose 0.5 cent to $1.874 per gallon, according to Monday's price release from the Energy Information Administration

September 14, 2004 - Industry News

International Introduces World’s Biggest Production Pick-up

The International CXT -- the world’s biggest production pick-up truck for commercial business owners -- is the newest offering from International Truck and Engine Corp

September 14, 2004 - Industry News

Highway Watch Gets $21 Million from Homeland Security

The Department of Homeland Security this week announced an additional $21 million grant, available for use beginning March 2005, for the American Trucking Assns.’ (ATA) Highway Watch program

September 13, 2004 - Industry News

Hoffa Pushes Border-Crossing Remedy in Detroit

James P. Hoffa, general president of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, told Michigan business and political leaders Monday that the Jobs Tunnel project to expand freight capacity between Windsor and Detroit is neede

September 13, 2004 - Industry News

WBKO-TV and Ol’ Blue Produce Safety Film

Kentucky’s drivers may be more careful and safer these days, thanks to a public service announcement featuring Kentucky Vehicle Enforcement and Ol’ Blue, USA.

September 13, 2004 - Industry News

Mobileye Introduces Low Cost Collision Avoidance System

MobileEye N.V., a Netherlands-based technology company with U.S. offices in Southfield, Mich., has introduced the Mobileye Advance Warning Syste

September 13, 2004 - Industry News

Rip Griffin Offers Fuelman at All Locations

FleetCor, The Fleet Card Company, has announced that its Fuelman Fleet Cards are now honored at all Rip Griffin Truck Plazas and convenience stores

September 13, 2004 - Industry News

FFE Announces Great Truck Give-A-Way Winner

FFE Transportation Services Inc. has announced that veteran driver Steve Hester was given a new Freightliner Century show truck at the conclusion of the refrigerated carrier’s Truck Give-A-Way program

September 13, 2004 - Industry News

Mack Trucks Hosts Annual Bulldog Roundup

Mack Trucks, Inc. will again host a day of fun and community spirit during the 11th annual Bulldog Roundup event in Hagerstown, Md., this Saturday

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September 13, 2004 - Industry News

IdleAire Picks Firm to Install 200,000 Truck Parking Spaces

IdleAire has selected Parsons Brinckerhoff (PB) as the program manager for the national deployment of IdleAire’s Advanced Travel Center Electrification (ATE) ShorePower system

September 13, 2004 - Industry News

Briggs Equipment Selects GlobalTRACS

Qualcomm Inc., San Diego, Calif., announced that Briggs Equipment Inc. will outfit its heavy equipment rental fleet with GlobalTRAC

September 11, 2004 - Industry News

Power2Ship Available Through TruckersB2B

Power2Ship Inc., Boca Raton, Fla., announced that its online services will now be available through the TruckersB2B buying cooperative

September 10, 2004 - Industry News

Digital/Maddocks Deal Off

Digital Dispatch Systems Inc. has dropped plans announced in July to acquire Maddocks Systems Inc

September 10, 2004 - Industry News

Passenger Seat Upgraded for Freightliner M2 Class

A rear bench passenger seat has been added as a factory option for Freightliner’s Business Class M2 106, 106V, 112 and 112V truck models that are equipped with an extended cab

September 10, 2004 - Industry News

Cummins Offers QuickServe Online for O-Os

Cummins Inc., Columbus, Ind., announced that owner-operator customers can now access parts and service informatio

September 10, 2004 - Industry News

Freightliner Unveils Business Class M2 106V

Freightliner Trucks has announced the addition of the new Business Class M2 106V vocational vehicle to the Business Class M2 product line.

September 10, 2004 - Industry News

Peterbilt Offers Allison Automatic Transmissions

Drivetrain combinations of Allison automatic transmissions and all heavy-duty Cummins and Caterpillar engines are now available for Peterbilt Models 379, 385, 378 and 357, Peterbilt announced.

September 10, 2004 - Industry News

Cat C15 Engine Available on Peterbilt 379, 379X

The Caterpillar C15 engine, rated at 600 and 625 horsepower, is now available for order with Peterbilt's Model 379-127 and Model 379X

September 10, 2004 - Industry News

Detroit Releases MBE 900 reliabilt Engine

Detroit Diesel Corp. announces the release of the MBE 900 reliabilt engine.

September 10, 2004 - Industry News

Volvo Trucks Adds Chicago Distribution Center

Volvo Trucks North America Inc. significantly expanded its customer and dealer support this month with the addition of a new parts distribution center in Joliet, Ill.

September 9, 2004 - Industry News

Trimble Introduces Low-Power Miniature GPS Module

Trimble Navigation Ltd., Sunnyvale, Calif., has introduced the Lassen iQ module, a ultra-low power, miniature Global Positioning System receive

September 9, 2004 - Industry News

EPA Releases Particulate Matter Research Report

The Environmental Protection Agency has released the report, "Particulate Matter (PM) Research Program: Five Years of Progress.

September 9, 2004 - Industry News

Oshkosh Gets $144.6-million USMC Truck Contract

Oshkosh Truck Corp. said it has received a contract with a value not to exceed $144.6 million covering up to 796 armor kits for trucks

September 9, 2004 - Industry News

Freightliner, Dometic, Temco Team Up for "Idle Solutions"

Freightliner Trucks said an aftermarket HVAC system and auxiliary generator designed to eliminate prolonged idling is now available as a factory option on select Class 8 truck models

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