The Work Truck Show is held March 5–7, 2014, at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. Educational programming, including the Green Truck Summit, begins March 4. The event includes the 50th Annual NTEA Convention.
In terms of trucks, the 2013 Ford F-Series Super Duty, Ford F-Series (F-150/F-250/F-350), and the GMC Sierra reached customers in the least number of days, according to the results of Automotive Fleet’s 14th annual order-to-delivery (OTD) study.
Central Maine Power Co. reports that its hybrid bucket trucks are achieving an average of 1.5-2.5 miles more per gallon compared to the standard trucks. Since it began testing two in August 2012, the electric utility has added seven more hybrid bucket trucks to continue evaluating their performance, maintenance costs, and fuel use.
Mike Palkovic, executive vice president, Services and Operations for DIRECTV, said that from the company's offices and hardware to its van fleet, that it is making continued efforts to reduce greenhouse gases.
The NGVs will join PGW’s existing fleet of approximately 600 vehicles, with the majority assigned to its marketing department.
The government shutdown has forced the Energy Information Administration to cancel publication of its gas and diesel price update, a key index for trucking fuel surcharges.
Chrysler Group Chairman and CEO Sergio Marchionne confirmed investments totaling $1,249 billion in two Saltillo facilities and the creation of 1,570 jobs during a dedication event at the new Van Assembly.
For more than 85 years Veit, a heavy industrial construction company, has relied on Chevrolet trucks to get its work done.
Cincinnati, Ohio-based Home City Ice Company has begun converting its delivery fleet to vehicles that run on natural gas.
Penske Used Trucks said it has simplified and modernized online truck shopping for its customers with the launch of its new mobile website.
By the end of the decade, FPL plans to purchase only electric vehicles and hybrids for its company fleet. It currently operates more than 620 vehicles that are electric-gas hybrids, plug-in hybrids, or all-electric.
Fortune magazine has named Debra L. Reed, chairman and CEO of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE), to the magazine's "50 Most Powerful Women in Business" list for 2013. This is the third consecutive year Reed has been named to the list.
Through Intelligent Operations’ customizable dashboard, service and delivery fleet managers can track where their drivers and vehicles are and how they’re performing.
Voting for the tenth annual Automotive Fleet Fleet Car and Truck of the Year awards closes today, Friday, Oct. 11!
“PowerUP”— a performance featuring the employees and machinery of Austin Energy — showcased 50-plus linemen, electrical technicians, and Austin Energy employees in a choreographed 90-minute dance with bucket trucks, cranes and field trucks, and a set of 20 utility poles.
Vince Otoole of Marysville, Kan., is the winner of a Western HTS 1/2-ton snow plow.
Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, Inc.has announced that, effective Monday, September 30, Scott Coyle was promoted to director, service operations for its medium-duty truck business. He will replace Bill Mohr, who is retiring effective Dec. 31, 2013.
Paul Kokalis has been named president of Fontaine Modification, a provider of truck modification services for OEMs, dealers, and fleets.
J. J. Keller's "Defensive Driving for Light & Medium Duty Vehicles" program helps teach non-CDL employees life-saving skills.
Introduced at the 2013 Mid-America Trucking Show and now available for order, the Kenworth T880 is standard with the PACCAR MX-13 engine rated up to 500 hp and 1,850 lb.-ft. of torque.
The ISV5.0 has been designed to easily fit where a comparable V-8 or V-10 gasoline engine was previously installed.
This work truck model has a GVWR of 12,500 pounds and a body/payload capacity in its normal configuration of 7,095 pounds, making the new long-wheelbase version well suited for urban delivery of high-bulking items.
RUTHMANN, a German truck-mounted aerial platform manufacturer, has achieved yet another significant milestone in its export-expansion campaign. The company’s work platforms will now be marketed in North America by TIME, a leading American truck-mounted aerial platform manufacturer.
On Monday, the Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS) kicked off its national Drive Safely Work Week (DSWW) campaign.
DIRECTV, DISH Network, and AT&T fleet professionals were among 40 individuals recently recognized as 2013 Sustainability All Stars by Green Fleet magazine.
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