Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Equipment
Eaton to showcase new automated transmission at trucking show

Eaton to showcase new automated transmission at trucking show

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation is bringing five heavy-duty trucks with the company’s new UltraShift PLUS automated transmissions to this year’s Mid-America Trucking Show at Louisville, Ky., for a special ride-and-drive event.

Mack says it’s top exporter of trucks from North America in 2009

Mack says it’s top exporter of trucks from North America in 2009

GREENSBORO, N.C.— Mack Trucks, Inc. finished 2009 as the leading exporter of heavy-duty North American trucks. Mack had nearly one-third of total truck exports from the U.S., Canada and Mexico to countries outside North America with a 30.8 percent market share, the company stated in a news release today.

Navistar launches online platform for parts sales

Navistar launches online platform for parts sales

WARRENVILLE, Ill. – Navistar International Corp. said Monday it became the first heavy duty truck and bus manufacturer to sell parts online to customers via an e-commerce website integrated into www.partsmartparts.com. The online store features hundreds of popular parts from the PARTSMART line, Navistar’s value line of all-makes truck and bus parts sold through their International and IC Bus dealer network.

Valvoline, Cummins Filtration to market Air Shield DEF

Valvoline, Cummins Filtration to market Air Shield DEF

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Cummins Filtration and Ashland Consumer Markets (Valvoline) today announced a new alliance to package, market and distribute Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) in North America.

DOE official to speak at Green Truck Summit

DOE official to speak at Green Truck Summit

ST. LOUIS — U.S. Under Secretary for Energy Kristina Johnson, Ph.D., will deliver the keynote address at the Green Truck Summit in St. Louis on March 9. Johnson, who is responsible for Department of Energy (DOE) programs in energy efficiency, renewable energy, environmental management, fossil energy, nuclear energy, and energy reliability, will speak on “U.S. Opportunities for Increasing Commercial Truck Productivity.”

TMC awards highest honor to four trucking professionals

TMC awards highest honor to four trucking professionals

TAMPA, Fla. — The Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) of American Trucking Associations has bestowed its highest honor — the Silver Spark Plug Award — to four trucking industry professionals.

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