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News

TODCO Names Director of Sales

Joe Owen, president of TODCO, announced that Chris Mihalik has joined the TODCO team as director of sales. TODCO is the Transportation Division of the Overhead Door Corporation.

A roundup of images from some of the top articles in 2017 covering upfitting, maintenance, spec'ing, and fuel.

News

Top 10 Work Truck Articles of 2017

The 2017 calendar-year brought about a whole lot of discussion revolving around the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate, increased interest in truck maintenance and fueling, as well as in-depth discussions about service level agreements and full-service leases.

Image of LoadMaster courtesy of LTA Manufacturing

Products

LoadMaster In-Bed Cargo System

LTA Manufacturing, LLC, now offers the LoadMaster series of in-bed sliding tray cargo management systems, including the LoadMaster Composite (CP) Bed System, LoadMaster SD (Standard Duty), and LoadMaster HD (Heavy Duty).

Image of Seattle DOT F-Series truck equipped with Walker Side Guard courtesy of Walker.

Products

Truck Side Guards

Walker Blocker has created a side guard to fit all truck body types. They are modular in nature and come in standard and custom kits to fit almost every truck body type.

Pull-out shelves can provide greater use of smaller space, bringing the tools or products to the driver. (Photo: Dejana)

Articles

Innovative Work Van Upfit Applications

New ways to upfit work vans improve safety, organization and technician productivity and ultimately, benefit the bottom line.

Videos

2018 Ram 5500 Chassis Cab Ambulance

Dave Sowers, head of commercial vehicle marketing for Ram, takes Automotive Fleet on a walk-around tour of a Ram 5500 Chassis Cab that has been upfit for service with the Los Angeles Fire Department. He also discusses the many vehicle options designed to meet the ever-changing needs of fleets, how total cost of ownership is still a crucial factor in fleet decision making, and what fleet managers can expect in 2018. Read our full coverage at the L.A. Auto Show.

Image courtesy of KC Hilites, Inc.

Products

KC M-RACK

KC HILITES, Inc. launched the line of KC M-RACK performance roof racks, featuring a precise fit and contour, lightweight aluminum construction and low profile clearance.

Image courtesy of ACI

Products

LOMAX Hard Tri-Fold Covers

The model-specific LOMAX Hard Tri-Fold Covers feature a strong, lightweight structure.

(From left to right) Ahsan Rahim, COO, Wheels; Dave Decker, director, strategic planning, Canfield; Nate Gibson, VP of sales, Canfield; Larry Gibson, president and CEO, Canfield; Joe Brightwell, supply chain manager, Wheels; Steve Wolff, VP of operations, Wheels

News

Wheels Recognizes Upfit Supplier of the Year

Wheels Inc. named Canfield Equipment as the recipient of its 2017 Upfit Supplier of the Year Award for performance excellence, exemplary service, and innovation. This is the second year the award has been presented by the fleet management company.

Products

Deuce E-Tipper Dump Body

The Deuce E-Tipper dump body from Crysteel Manufacturing doubles work truck efficiency by combining rear dumping and side dumping in a single body.

FleetFAQ

Fleet Faq Fuel Management

Bernie Kanavagh from WEX will answer your questions and challenges

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Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Todd Ewing from Fleetmatics will answer your questions and challenges

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Fleet Management And Leasing

Merchants Experts will answer your questions and challenges

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