Archive | January, 2018

Kenworth T880S with Con-Tech Manufacturing BridgeKing Package Up for Auction To Support CIM Educational Programs

A Kenworth T880S bridge formula mixer chassis will be auctioned at the 12th annual Concrete Industry Management (CIM) program auction Jan. 24 at the World of Concrete Show in Las Vegas.  Proceeds will support CIM’s educational programs, and help fund scholarships for students pursuing a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in Concrete Industry Management at […]

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Mack Trucks Supports CIM Auction with Donation of a Mack® Granite® Model

Mack Trucks donated a 2018 Mack® Granite® Axle Back model to support the Concrete Industry Management (CIM) Auction. All proceeds from the auction, which will be Wednesday, Jan. 24 during World of Concrete 2018, will benefit CIM and their mission to develop broadly educated, articulate graduates grounded in basic construction management with specific knowledge of the concrete […]

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Mack® Granite® Driver-Focused Interior Spotlighted at World of Concrete 2018

The Mack® Granite® model featuring an all-new interior developed to help customers attract and retain drivers while also improving their productivity took center stage in the Mack Trucks booth Jan. 23-26, 2018 at World of Concrete 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Designed through detailed input from thousands of drivers, the new interior was developed to improve comfort […]

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Kenworth To Feature Two T880S Mixers and a T880 Pumper at 2018 World of Concrete

Two Kenworth T880S mixers and a T880 pumper are the featured construction trucks in the Kenworth Truck Co. booth (No. 6613) at the 2018 World of Concrete Show Jan. 23-26 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.The Kenworth T880S with set-forward front axle is the go-to configuration for mixer customers whose trucks need to meet the federal bridge […]

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Mack Trucks Expands Mack® mDRIVE™ HD Capabilities with Split-Shaft Functionality

Mack Trucks introduced a new split-shaft functionality for its Mack® mDRIVE™ HD automated manual transmission (AMT), giving customers with high-demand power take off (PTO) needs a fully integrated solution. The new feature is standard on all Mack mDRIVE HD AMTs. Mack made the announcement at World of Concrete 2018. “Mack Trucks’ legendary durability was built on the […]

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Dana Showcases Upgraded e-Commerce Platform, New Aftermarket Products at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week ’18

Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) revealed enhancements to its e-catalog and e-commerce platform, as well as a new seal installation tool kit, which the company is showcasing alongside its market-leading heavy-duty Spicer® universal joints, at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week ’18 (HDAW), the largest aftermarket trade show for the commercial-vehicle market in North America. Since launching its e-catalog […]

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International Truck Announces Industry Leading Uptime Warranty Packages For Vocational Trucks

International Truck today announced three compelling plans to deliver on its Uptime pledge to vocational truck customers. These include the extension of the International® A26 Customer Uptime Assurance Program for vocational models, a new, best-in-class Vocational Confidence Warranty Package and the International® A26 Barrel Protection Plan for the International® HX® Series and International® HV™ Series trucks powered by the International® A26 […]

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Eaton Enhances ServiceRanger™ 4 Diagnostic and Service Software to Keep Pace with Automated Transmission Growth

Power management company Eaton has enhanced the company’s ServiceRanger™ 4 diagnostic and service tool to provide commercial service providers with a suite of solutions, allowing them to more quickly diagnose and repair problems on automated Eaton transmission products. The announcement was made at the 2018 Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week trade show in Las Vegas. Eaton […]

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Haldex News from HDAW

Haldex Partners with Fras-le® to Offer a Full Line of All-Makes Air Disc Brake Pad Repair Kits Haldex, a leading global manufacturer of air brake systems for trucks, trailers and buses, is now offering a full line of all-makes air disc brake (ADB) pad repair kits for its North American customers through a joint sales […]

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International Truck unveiled the International® HV™ Series Mid-Range Diesel (MRD) at the World of Concrete 2018 North American Commercial Vehicle Show—that includes a bridge formula truck for the concrete industry. The first models of the International® HV™ Series, a new line of vocational trucks designed for serious work, pack brawn and brains into a severe service vehicle, […]

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CarriersEdge Now Offers Vehicle Inspection Courses in Spanish

CarriersEdge, a leading provider of online driver training for the trucking industry, is now offering Vehicle Inspection training courses in Spanish. The modules, 10 in all, provide a full scope of training material for drivers and are available in two versions – straight trucks and tractor/trailers. The material educates and tests drivers in the requirements […]

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Kinedyne Sets Higher Standard for Working Load Limit with Unveiling of RHINO MAX and K-FORCE Brand Load Securement Straps

Kinedyne’s U.S. operation uses state-of-the-art weaving technology and advanced coating formula to make RHINO MAX and K-FORCE load securement straps that are tougher and up to 50 percent stronger than standard load securement straps.  Kinedyne LLC, a world-leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of cargo control technologies, including cargo securement, capacity and access solutions for the transportation […]

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