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Optimizing Truck and Van Specs

Without fully understanding the fleet application requirements and operating parameters of truck and van assets, it is impossible to spec the best powertrain, chassis, and body needed to optimize productivity and total cost of ownership.

The song “Brave Men”, is from Colton’s TIME IS NOW album, and is a tribute to all that served in America’s Armed Forces. (Screen Capture from Music Video)

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Patriotic Music Video Features JASPER Associate Veterans

Ride N High Records recording artist, Colton James, produced a special music video for Jasper Engines & Transmissions, in conjunction with the company's 75th Anniversary celebration.

DEFENDER Series snowplow image courtesy of Western Products

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DEFENDER Series

The reliable, 16-gauge, powder coated steel moldboard is 23½" tall and available in 6' 8" and 7' 2" widths for rugged snow plowing performance without the extra weight.

Wabash National’s refrigerated truck bodies are constructed using state-of-the-art bonding assembly technology combined with a revolutionary patent-pending composite panel, providing up to 25% improvement in thermal efficiency when compared to conventional designs. (Screen capture from YouTube)

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American Metals Supply Moves Steel with Wabash

American Metals Supply Co., a wholesale distributor of sheet and coil steel, prefabricated duct and fittings, and HVACR products operates from seven locations and distributes products to nine Midwest states. To assist in their product transportation needs, they turned to Wabash Truck Bodies.

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Dejana Acquires Arrowhead Equipment

Dejana Truck and Utility Equipment, an upfitter and manufacturer of vehicle attachments and equipment and a subsidiary of Douglas Dynamics, Inc., announced it has acquired Arrowhead Equipment, Inc.

The new state-of-the-art manufacturing center will more than double the capacity of Mickey’s existing business to over 15,000 units a year. (Photo courtesy of Mickey Truck Bodies)

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Mickey Truck Bodies Breaks Ground on New Plant

Mickey Truck Bodies has broken ground on a 20,000-square-foot liftgate installation facility on the 13-acre site the company purchased in 2015 from a former furniture manufacturer.

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Spartan Motors Partners with Ranger Design

Ranger and Spartan Motors will offer a portfolio of work-truck solutions with original equipment manufacturer Ship-Thru availability.

Products

Low Profile Seats

Commercial Vehicle Group is offering two low profile seat options for use in medium-duty vehicle applications.

Photo of UST Truck Body courtesy of Prefix.

Products

UST Aluminum Truck Bodies

Earlier in 2017, Prefix acquired the assets of Product Assembly Group in Troy, Mich., which built UST Aluminum Truck Bodies for commercial vehicle applications. Truck body production is now underway at its Rochester Hills, Mich., location.

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Auto Truck Group Shipping Colorados with Ute Beds

Ute Ltd. and Auto Truck Group have come to an agreement to partner on the Ute Bed ship-thru program for Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon. Dealers should contact Ute Ltd. for details and purchase order.

FleetFAQ

Fuel Management

Bernie Kanavagh from WEX will answer your questions and challenges

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Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Verizon Connect will answer your questions and challenges

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Fleet Management And Leasing

Jack Firriolo from Merchants will answer your questions and challenges

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