United Parcel Service Inc. said on Tuesday it is buying 125 Tesla Inc. all-electric tractors, which media reports said was the largest order thus far.
ROANOKE, Va. —The Virginia Museum of Transportation formally has taken possession of donated items for its collection Thursday, December 14, from Volvo Trucks’ New River Valley Plant, based in Dublin, Virgina, as part of the budding relationship between the two organizations. Volvo Trucks has graciously donated two cab cutaways and an operating highway tractor to the museum.
WASHINGTON — Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., and Reps. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., and Mark DeSaulnier, D-Calif., Tuesday stood alongside families of truck under-ride crash victims and truck safety advocates to announce bipartisan legislation, the Stop Under-rides Act of 2017, to help prevent deadly truck under-ride crashes.
ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. — Wabco Holdings, a global supplier of technologies and services that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, December 12 said that R.H. Sheppard, a supplier of industry-leading steering technologies for commercial vehicles recently acquired by Wabco, received the Paccar Supplier Performance Management (SPM) Achiever Award. R.H. Sheppard received the honor for the second year in a row.
TULSA, Okla. — Optronics International, a manufacturer and supplier of heavy-duty LED vehicle lighting, has broadened its Opti-Brite LED headlamp family with the introduction of its new 5-inch by 7-inch combination high- and low-beam headlamp.