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Phillips Industries Establishes Toll-Free Technical Assistance Number

Phillips Industries has established a new toll free technical assistance number, 888-959-0995. It will be staffed by a knowledgeable company representative between the hours of 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Pacific Time, ...

Hammond A/C Attains ISO Registration

Hammond Air Conditioning is now registered to the ISO 9001:2008 quality standard. Deb Lemon, vice president at Hammond reports that the firm’s experience in quality management simplified the ISO process. “We found that ...

Truck weight reform bill reintroduced in Senate

Federal truck weight reform legislation that would give each state the flexibility to raise interstate weight limits has been reintroduced in the U.S. Senate. The Safe and Efficient Transportation Act (S. 747) ...

Eaton Makes Staffing Changes

Eaton Corporation announced that Jim Sahli has been named to the new position of director – global field sales and marketing for the Vehicle Group. In his new role, Sahli will report ...

Specialy Formulated 5th Wheel Trailer Grease

Plews & Edelmann announced the introduction of UltraLube 5th Wheel Trailer Grease. Specifically formulated with extreme-pressure and graphite additives, UltraLube 5th Wheel Trailer Grease is said to provide superior protection against friction and ...

Horton Introduces On/Off Conversion Super Kit

Horton has introduced the DM Advantage On/Off Conversion Super Kit, which converts a standard DriveMaster On/Off Fan Drive to a DM Advantage On/Off Fan Drive. The DM Advantage Conversion Super Kit features easy-to-install ...

NTEA Recognizes Safety and Quality Processes

Through its Member Verification Program (MVP), the NTEA, the Association for the Work Truck Industry, has requalified 13 member companies and approved four new member companies for their commitment to safety and ...

Truck shortages, rate hikes about to kick in, FTR says

Truckload capacity shortages will gather momentum this year and continue through 2013 as the economy recovers and regulatory restrictions will limit the driver pool, an FTR Associates economist said Wednesday, April 6, ...

UltraShift PLUS Available On Cascadia and VN Trucks

Eaton Corporation recently announced its UltraShift PLUS automated transmissions are an available option on select models of Freightliner Trucks’ Cascadia on-highway Class 8 truck and Volvo Truck North America’s VN series heavy-duty ...

Fontaine to Open New Modification Service Center in Denton, Texas

Fontaine Modification Company will open its newest modification service center on May 1 in Denton, Texas.         The new service center is dedicated to providing post-production truck modifications directly to Peterbilt dealers. Services available ...

Serti Dealership System Expands In U.S.

Serti Dealership System (SDS) has been offering its dealership management system for more than 20 years primarily in Canada. Now it is expanding its offering to U.S. heavy-truck dealerships. Modules are available for ...

Mack Launches Dealer Locator App for iPhone, iPad

Customers can find a Mack Trucks, Inc. dealer or service location while on the road. using the free Mack Dealer Locator app, available for the iPhone and iPad through the iTunes App ...

Preliminary Net Class 8 Orders for March Up 20%

FTR Associates has released preliminary data showing March Class 8 truck net orders for all major North American OEM’s totaled 28,871, a 20 percent increase over February preliminary orders  and a 155 ...

New Service for Truck Dealers

DealerMine Corporation, provider of an obsolescence management service for auto dealers, announces its service is now being offered to medium- and heavy-duty truck dealers. DealerMine says it can help truck dealerships reduce their ...

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