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Kinedyne Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Kinedyne LLC, a world-leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of cargo control technologies, including cargo securement, capacity and access solutions for the transportation industry, announced that it is celebrating its 50th-anniversary.  “As Kinedyne North America reaches this momentous 50-year milestone in our corporate history, we pause and reflect on our five decades of accomplishments and service to […]

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Peterbilt dealers honored at 2018 Parts and Service meeting held in Orlando

PACCAR Parts and Peterbilt Motors Company held the 2018 UPTIME 365 Parts and Service Meeting  in Orlando, FL. A two-day agenda provided training, discussion and networking opportunities among customers, Peterbilt dealers, PACCAR Parts, Peterbilt Motors and PACCAR suppliers. The meeting began with an awards ceremony recognizing dealer achievements and performance. Award criteria was based on maximizing […]

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Deeper Integrations Between LoadDocs and Synergize Will Unlock Great Efficiencies to Drive Higher ROI

Microdea, a leading document management and automation software provider, and Vector, the creators of LoadDocs, an innovative mobile workflow and POD capture application, have launched a partnership that will benefit users of LoadDocs with a wider range of features and integrations while expanding Microdea’s presence within the transportation industry.  LoadDocs, Vector’s mobile workflow and POD […]

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Minimizer donates heavy duty truck seat to charity auction

More than $30,000 raised for St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund The Minimizer Long Haul Series Seat made its debut at the Great American Trucking Show in 2017, and a year later, it helped raise more than $30,000 for charity. Minimizer donated one of its seats to the St. Christopher Truckers Relief Fund auction, held at GATS in Dallas. “We […]

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Mack Anthem® Helps ‘Trucking For a Cure’ Raise Money for Canadian Cancer Society

A Mack Anthem® model recently participated in “Trucking For a Cure,” an annual truck convoy that raises money in support of the Canadian Cancer Society. Mack Trucks dealer Vision Truck Group in Cambridge, Ontario provided the truck, which was driven by members of the OwnerOperators Business Association of Canada (OBAC) and raised $3,340 CAD in […]

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Dana Inc – Company Highlights

Dana Showcases Spicer® ElectrifiedTM with TM4 e-Propulsion Portfolio at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018   Company Highlights Comprehensive Global Electrification Capabilities, Including Complete Electrified System Integration   At the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018 trade show, Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) revealed its comprehensive Spicer® ElectrifiedTM with TM4® portfolio, including fully integrated electro-mechanical propulsion systems featuring gearboxes, electric motors, inverters, and […]

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Western Star 5700XE Helps Food Bank Feed the Hungry

A food bank is delivering food faster and more efficiently with a Western Star 5700XE. The truck belongs to God’s Pantry Food Bank, which serves more than 400 food pantries and meal programs across 50 counties and 16,000 square miles in Central and Eastern Kentucky. The Food Bank distributes enough food to create more than […]

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Leavitt’s Freight Service Merges with Central Oregon Truck Company

Leavitt’s Freight Service, a specialty carrier of utility poles and engineered wood products, today announced that it has merged with Central Oregon Truck Company (COTC), a member of the Daseke family of flatbed and specialized carriers.                Leavitt’s Freight, which operates a fleet of more than 120 trucks, will continue to operate under its existing name […]

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MHC Puts Drivers First with New Springdale Facility

Murphy-Hoffman Company’s (MHC) store in Springdale, Ark., has moved to a new facility off Interstate 49, making it the largest MHC dealership in Arkansas. MHC Kenworth/Volvo – Springdale has served the heavy and medium duty truck market since 1977 and continues to provide award-winning services, including 7-day, 24-hour service and an expanded parts inventory. The […]

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Peterbilt Graduates 50th Factory Trained Technician Class

Peterbilt Motors Company certified the graduation of the Peterbilt Technician Institute’s (PTI) 50th graduating class. Since PTI opened its doors in November 2013 at the Universal Technical Institute campus in Dallas more than 500 students have graduated from the program. PTI has placed more than 95 percent of graduates with a Peterbilt service location or […]

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Flatbed-Focused Builders Transportation Joins Daseke

Daseke, Inc. (NASDAQ: DSKE) (NASDAQ: DSKEW), the largest flatbed, specialized transportation and logistics solutions company in North America, is being joined by Builders Transportation Co., a Memphis-based carrier of steel, aluminum and metal products. Builders Transportation operates a fleet of more than 300 company trucks and nearly 500 spread-axle trailers. The company is solely focused […]

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Michigan Trucker Turns Heads and Profits with Western Star 5700XE

William Stenger feels obligated to keep a clean cab, and is happy to do so. “Every time I stop to buy fuel, I talk to five people who say, ‘Man, that’s a good-looking truck’,” Stenger said. “I have to keep the cab clean because other drivers are always wanting to take a look inside. I don’t mind; […]

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