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March 6 2015 - Products

Atlas FastGear Are Faster Deploying Trailer Landing Gear

SAF Holland

SAF Holland introduced its Holland Atlas FastGear landing gear for trailers. The FastGear features a faster cranking deployment and comes in two models with different load capacities.

Tags: Trailers, Landing Gear, SAF Holland

March 2 2015 - Equipment

The IsoTemp Refrigeration Upfit is Designed for Cargo Vans


The Gruau IsoTemp is a one-piece refrigeration and insulation upfit for commercial vans featuring a lightweight and low-profile one piece module designed for efficient climate control while retaining cargo space.

Tags: Cargo Vans, Van Upfitting

February 26 2015 - Products

Rapid Check Speeds Up Diagnostic Process


Peterbilt launched the Rapid Check service program to provide diagnostics and an estimate of repairs in two hours or less.

Tags: Maintenance, Vehicle Diagnostics, Peterbilt, Vehicle Repairs

February 25 2015 - Products Matches Loads with Trucks is an online service allowing users to find trucks or loads in a single source. Both contractors and dump truck owners can become members, connecting the two sides.

Tags: Website, Load Board, Independent Contractors, Dump Trucks

February 25 2015 - Equipment

Crysteel Aluminum Dump Body Saves Weight

Crysteel Manufacturing

The Crysteel Manufacturing A-Tipper is an aluminum dump body designed for contractors and municipalities with improved strength, durability and efficiency.

Tags: Corrosion, Crysteel Manufacturing, Aluminum, Dump Trucks

February 19 2015 - Products

Underslung Suspension is Compatible with All Brake Sizes


The Underslung Suspension from Ingersoll Axles is a fully integrated suspension system designed to improve performance in drop decks, low boys, specialty vans and auto haulers.

Tags: Trailers, Brakes, Suspensions, Dropdeck Trailers

February 19 2015 - Products

Spicer Drive Axle Lubricant Made for Fuel Efficiency


The Spicer XFE 75W-90 axle lubricant is a synthetic gear oil designed to improve fuel economy in high-efficiency drivetrains.

February 19 2015 - Products

Shell Offers Nitrite-Free Extended-Life Coolant


The new Shell Rotella Extended Life Coolant - Nitrite Free (ELC NF) is designed to better protect aluminum components in today's hotter-running engines.

Tags: Shell Rotella, Heavy Duty Coolants

February 18 2015 - Products

Road Choice Expands Product Lineup

Road Choice

Road Choice Truck Parts has added several replacement product categories to its line of heavy-duty truck and trailer parts.

Tags: Aftermarket Parts, Catalog, Road Choice Truck Parts

February 18 2015 - Products

Larger, Lighter But Stronger MTec6 Trailer Axle Coming from Meritor


Meritor has developed a larger trailer axle said to be stronger but lighter than its current 5-inch-diameter tube-type product. The MTec6 experiences less bending at the wheel end and better tire wear, and cuts out 40 pounds of material.

Tags: Technology & Maintenance Council, Axles, Meritor, Tires, Lightweighting

February 17 2015 - Products

Roadmaster’s Trailer Tire Designed for Improved Treadwear

Cooper Tire & Rubber

Roadmaster’s RM272 trailer tire is designed to withstand treadwear from use with a drop-deck trailer.

Tags: Cooper Tire & Rubber Co., Tires, Tires and Wheels, Dropdeck Trailers

February 17 2015 - Products

New Lube Filter for ISX15 Addresses Changes in Engine Design and Oils

Cummins Filtration

Cummins Filtration says its new Fleetguard lube filter is the first to use a patented nanotechnology based synthetic media originally developed for fuel filters.

Tags: Filters, Cummins Filtration, Technology & Maintenance Council, Engine Oils, Oil Filters, Fleetguard, Cummins ISX15, PC-11

February 17 2015 - Products

Meritor Wabco Automatic Lift Axle Control Manages Suspension Load

Meritor Wabco

Meritor Wabco’s SmartTrac automatic trailer lift axle control system is designed to monitor suspension load and manage lift axles for trailers.

Tags: Electronic Stability Control, Meritor Wabco, Lift Axle, Trailers

February 17 2015 - Products

Lightning Hybrids Debuts System for Step Vans

Lightning Hybrids

Lightning Hybrids, which makes hydraulic hybrid systems for medium- and heavy-duty trucks and buses, is debuting the use of its emission-reducing brake regeneration technology on a walk-in van.

Tags: Hydraulic Hybrid, Walk-in Van, Morgan Olson, Lightning Hybrids

February 16 2015 - Products

Dana Delivers Web-Based Training to Clarify Downspeeding

Dana Holding Corp.

Dana's new online course will delve into the basic principles, benefits, and challenges associated with engine downspeeding. It also provides a one-stop source for key drivetrain system knowledge, individual component specifications, literature, videos, images, service bulletins, and parts books.

Tags: Dana Holding Corp., Downspeed, Technology & Maintenance Council, Vehicle Spec'ing, Drivetrains, Fuel Efficiency

February 16 2015 - Products

Bose Ride System II Delivers New Features, More Functionality

Bose Ride Systems

Adjustable seat settings will help drivers who are accustomed to the firmer feel of an air ride seat will find the Bose II seats easier to get used to.

Tags: Driver Safety, Driver Health, Driver Retention, Bose, Technology & Maintenance Council, Seats, Ergonomics

February 16 2015 - Products

McLeod, iGlobal Integrate Software with In-cab Scanning

iGlobal LLC

Billing and payroll documents are scanned and transmitted with iGlobal’s device, and payment for a delivered load can be made by Friday of the following week.

Tags: Scanning, McLeod Software, Technology & Maintenance Council, Information Technology, iGlobal

February 16 2015 - Products

Michelin Adds Tire Care Monitoring Program to Commercial Service Network

Michelin Truck Tires

Michelin says fleets will benefit from a reduced number of road service calls, improved CSA scores, improved fuel economy and longer tire life with its fully digital, nationwide fleet tire monitoring program called Michelin Tire Care.

Tags: Michelin Americas Truck Tires, Michelin Truck Care, Love's Travel Stops, Technology & Maintenance Council, Tires

February 16 2015 - Products

Noregon Systems Releases JPro 2015 v1


The latest version of Noregon's JPro has data updates for Cummins and Detroit as well as Ford, GM and Sprinter modules through 2015. It also includes expanded coverage of model years and diagnostic data for Freightliner and Freightliner Cascadia body and chassis controllers.

Tags: Noregon Systems, Information Technology, Customer Service, Technology & Maintenance Council

February 16 2015 - Products

Multi-Capable Jensen HD Bluetooth Radio Coming in May

ASA Electronics

The radio that integrates with a truck’s electrical system and can be Bluetooth-linked to smart phones, which then are operated by the radio.

Tags: Technology & Maintenance Council, Smartphones, Distracted Driving, ASA Electronics

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February 16 2015 - Products

Rush, Decisiv to Link Service-Info Management Systems

Rush Truck Centers

Integrating the RushCare communications management system with Decisiv's service platform will improve service, reduce waiting times and sharpen billing accuracy for truck and bus operators and leasing customers.

Tags: Information Technology, Customer Service, Rush Truck Centers, Rush Enterprises, Decisiv, Dealers, Technology & Maintenance Council

February 16 2015 - Products

Optronics LED Lamps Impervious to Damage, Resistant to Theft

Optronics International

SuperLamps are waterproof and highly resistant to contaminants, while LampLock fixtures cannot be removed without destroying them, making them useless to a thief.

Tags: Theft, Intermodal Chassis, LED Lighting, Optronics International, Technology & Maintenance Council, Lighting

February 16 2015 - Products

Converter Dolly Automatically Closes Gap

Silver Eagle Mfg.

The large gap between combination trailers can now be decreased at highway speeds to reduce aerodynamic drag and save fuel with Silver Eagle Manufacturing’s T-Dolly.

Tags: Trailers, Silver Eagle Mfg., Converter Dollies, Double Trailers, Fuel Economy, Technology & Maintenance Council

February 16 2015 - Products

More Strength, Efficiency in Capacity’s Sabre Terminal Tractor

Capacity Trucks

Sabre features include a 13% stronger main frame, a lower skid ramp to more easily pick up low-nosed trailers, 30% faster actuation of the fifth-wheel boom, easily replaceable parts, and a more comfortable cab.

Tags: Capacity, Terminal Tractors, Technology & Maintenance Council

February 13 2015 - Products

Enhanced Mapping Application Introduced

Bolt System

Nashville-based BOLT, a provider of cloud-based dispatching applications, recently introduced BOLT Atlas, a mapping application that combines a fleet’s customer, dispatch and routing data with telematics, elog, navigation and other information.

Tags: Information Technology, Fleet Management Software


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