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TIDA Awards Grant To Cuyahoga Community College

The Trucking Industry Defense Association (TIDA) announced that it will award one of four Endowment Fund Grants in the amount of $5,000 to the Ohio-based Cuyahoga Community College Foundation (Tri-C). TIDA President Paul ...

PSI Recognizes Utility Trailer With Customer Excellence Award

Pressure Systems International has chosen Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company to receive its 2009 Customer Excellence Award.  Frank Sonzala, executive vice president of PSI with Steve Robinson, PSI’s director of OEM Sales and ...

Kenworth Adds Lane Departure Warning System As Option for T700

 Kenworth Truck Company now offers the Takata SafeTraK 3 lane departure warning system as an option for the Kenworth T700. The system combines an interior, windshield-mounted video camera with vision software to help ...

Hess Elected Association Of Diesel Specialists President

Chuck Hess, vice president of H.G. Makelim Co, was recently elected president of the Association of Diesel Specialist (ADS). He began his term August 4 during the 2010 ADS International Convention & ...

Super Session On Future Equipment Technologies Headlines GATS Truck Smart Summit

Ever-tightening environmental regulations, high fuel prices and continuing pressure to improve productivity amid a shifting supply chain will force ever greater changes to equipment over the next 10 years. How truck, trailer ...

Cummins appoints Yoder VP/global supply chain

Cummins Inc. announced that it has promoted Lisa Yoder to the newly created position of vice president of global supply chain. In her new role, Yoder will report to Cummins President and ...

Eaton names Boccadoro senior VP/sales and marketing

Eaton Corp. announced that Steve Boccadoro has been named senior vice president of sales and marketing. “Steve brings great experience in managing large sales and marketing organizations and working with some of ...

Sales down, inventories up in June

The ratio of inventories to sales edged slightly higher on a seasonally adjusted basis in June as sales for all U.S. businesses declined 0.6 percent from May while inventories rose by 0.3 ...

Truck Centers Hosts VIP Event

Truck Centers, Inc., a Freightliner/Western Star dealership networks, recently hosted a VIP Daimler Vocational Truck Showcase at The Kemp Auto Museum in Chesterfield, Mo.  The event featured an array of Western Star ...

Motor Power Equipment – Billings Completes Major Expansion

Motor Power Equipment recently completed a major $4 million expansion of its full-service dealership in Billings, Mont. Motor Power Equipment – Billings more than doubled its facility size to 60,000 square feet ...

eStar Comes Off Production Line

Navistar’s eStar all-electric truck is coming off the production line one year the truck maker received a $39.2 million grant funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act and administered by the ...

Rush Enterprises Appoints Konecny Vice President – Marketing and Communications

Rush Enterprises, Inc. has announced the appointment of Karen Konecny to Vice President – Marketing and Communications. Konecny joined Rush in 2006 as National Marketing Director, where she led the company’s brand ...

Premium 2000+ Launches Three New Coverage Options

Premium 2000+, a supplier of aftermarket used truck warranties, announced recently that beginning September 1, 2010, it will offer an Emissions Component Warranty on the diesel particulate filter (DPF) and the exhaust ...

All-Makes Replacement Fuel Tanks For Heavy-Duty Trucks

Paccar Parts recently introduced TRP all-makes fuel tanks offering heavy-duty truck operators and truck fleets a cost-effective alternative to repairing aged or damaged fuel tanks.   TRP fuel tanks are available in various ...

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