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Trailer Suspension System Offering Expansion

SAF-Holland has announced significant engineering updates, as well as the expansion of the application breadth to its CBX Series Suspension System offering, for the North American Trailer Market. According to the company, one ...

Trucking Outlook Positive, Operating Expenses Rise

Nearly three-quarters (71 percent) of trucking company executives surveyed by GE Capital, Transportation Finance expect business conditions to improve in 2011 but they are concerned about the impact of external and internal ...

TransChicago Truck Opens New Location

TransChicago Truck, headquartered in Elmhurst, Ill., recently opened a new location in Joilet, Ill. The new location is on I-55 and I-80, an area that has heavy truck traffic. According to Michael Cappellett, ...

Kenworth Names 2011 Service Council

Kenworth Truck Company has named its 2011 Kenworth Service Council, which is comprised of leading Kenworth service managers in the United States and Canada. The council’s mission is to help promote service and product improvements to further ...

Transmission Clinic

The Automotive Parts Remanufacturers Association (APRA) will be hosting heavy-duty transmission clinic May 12-13 in Philadelphia..  On Thursday, May 12th the program of events consists of the following presentations: •        You Got A Problem?, ...

FleetPride Opens Distribution Center In Georgia

FleetPride announced the opening of its new 150,000 sq. ft. regional distribution center in Lawrenceville, Ga. Located at 2406 Tech Center Parkway, this regional distribution center will service the heavy-duty transportation market ...

Dana Holding To Buy Commercial Vehicle Axle Business From Axles India, Ltd.

Dana Holding Corporation announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with Axles India, Ltd. (AIL), to acquire select assets of AIL's commercial truck axle business.   Under terms of the agreement, Dana will ...

Kenworth Truck Models Brochure Now Available

The latest Kenworth Truck Models brochure featuring the company’s line of trucks is now available. The brochure offers key features, advantages and benefits information in sections covering the Kenworth T700, T660, T800, W900, ...

Vigillo Introduces PSP Converter

Vigillo LLC announced the availability of its Vigillo PSP Converter. The downloadable application enables motor carriers to convert Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Pre-Employment Screening Program (PSP) reports into Vigillo CSA ...

New Trailer Door Seal

VETS  (Visco-Elastic Trailer Seal) is a new, patent-pending design for dry van trailer door seals that is said to provide improved sealing and durability. Made from automotive-grade pure EPDM rubber approved for ...

ATD Regulatory Sessions

As legislative and regulatory challenges continue to grow, it’s more important than ever for commercial truck dealers to learn about issues that affect their dealerships and help shape sound policy decisions, says ...

Roadcheck set for June 7-9

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance announced that it will hold Roadcheck, its annual vehicle inspection program, on June 7-9. During a 72-hour period, an estimated 10,000 CVSA-certified federal, state and local enforcement personnel ...

Florida Supreme Court Upholds Graves Law

The Florida Supreme Court recently ruled to uphold the constitutionality and preemptive authority of the federal Graves Law (49 USC 30106) in the case of Vargas v. Enterprise Leasing Co.  According to ...

Eigen Capital Acquires Plews & Edelman

Private equity firm Eigen Capital leads the completion of the acquisition of Plews, Inc., dba Plews & Edelmann, from British industrial conglomerate Tomkins plc.  Plews & Edelmann products include power steering hose assemblies, ...

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