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Service Tire Truck Centers Chooses Trimble GeoManager to Enhance Customer Service and Improve Efficiency

SUNNYVALE, CA - Trimble announced that Service Tire Truck Centers (STTC) is implementing Trimble GeoManager across its fleet of vehicles.

Pork Rind Leader Says, 'Thank You' To Truck Drivers

Rudolph Foods, manufacturer of pork rinds, and ShurTech Brands, LLC., makers of Duck brand duct tape, are preparing to celebrate National Truck Driver Appreciation (NTDA) Week September 16-22.

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ROUSH CleanTech Hires Bates as Director of Strategic Accounts

ROUSH CleanTech announced the recent appointment of Eric Bates as director of strategic accounts

24 Professional Drivers Qualify For YRC National Truck Driving Championships

YRC Freight, a subsidiary of YRC Worldwide Inc., announced that 24 of its professional drivers have qualified for the 2012 National Truck Driving Championships (NTDC).

VVS offers Bi-Fuel and CNG dedicated conversions for Ford F-250/350 trucks, providing unparalleled technology, customer support and service. Because Venchurs is a QVM, the original Ford warranty stays intact, the conversions can be financed through Ford Credit and standard Ford Diagnostic Equipment can service the vehicles.

Venchurs, Inc. Visits <i>Work Truck</i> Magazine Headquarters

TORRANCE, CAWork Truck magazine recently hosted Jeff Wyatt, president CEO of Venchurs, Inc. at its Torrance, Calif. headquarters office to discuss and showcase the company’s newest bi-fuel CNG Ford truck.

Customization Added to GPS Insight's Tracking Solution

SCOTTSDALE, AZ – GPS Insight, a provider of GPS tracking solutions for commercial and government fleets, has announced a new capability for all customers to apply their own custom categories and attributes to their fleets within the GPS fleet tracking software.

Green Fleet Conference: Learn How to Green Your Medium-Duty Truck Fleet

TORRANCE, CA - Considering greening your medium-duty truck fleet? You may want to wait until you attend "Planning on Greening Your Fleet? Look Before You Leap" at this year's Green Fleet Conference in Shaumburg, Ill.

ATA Lauds Congress, Administration on Signing of Highway Bill

ARLINGTON, VA – American Trucking Associations (ATA) President and CEO Bill Graves offered his congratulations to congressional leaders and President Barack Obama after the long-delayed highway authorization bill was signed into law.

GM Puts Next Generation Silverado to the Test

DETROIT – GM engineers are putting the next generation Chevrolet Silverado through the final paces at the company’s proving grounds in Yuma, Ariz.

Ryder Offers Free Test Drive for Natural Gas Trucks

MIAMI – In a continued effort to promote the benefits of natural gas vehicles for commercial fleets, Ryder System, Inc., is offering businesses in Sacramento, Calif., an opportunity to test drive alternative fuel trucks for free.

Be Heard: The Clock is Ticking on Fleet Hall of Fame Voting

TORRANCE, CA - Voting is now open for the 2012 Fleet Hall of Fame. Twenty-one individuals have been nominated by the industry, but only six will be inducted this year.

PHH Arval Launches Mobile, Online Capability to Manage Fleet Requests

SPARKS, MD - PHH Arval's technology innovation provides fleet managers a one-stop shop for managing various requests through a flexible platform that is also accessible on mobile devices.

Beck/Arnley Launches New Website

SMYRNA, TN – Beck/Arnley has launched a new website at www.beckfluids.com to highlight its innovative line of genuine OE quality fluids.

U.S. DOT Orders Three Angels Farms to Shut Down

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) ordered Tennessee-based truck company Three Angels Farms and its owners, Edwin Ayache and Dorian Ayache, to immediately cease all transportation services based on serious safety violations that posed an imminent hazard to public safety.

NTEA Announces New and Requalified MVP Companies

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI – Through its Member Verification Program (MVP), the NTEA, the Association for the Work Truck Industry, has requalified 10 member companies and approved five new member companies.

Chevron’s Delo Brand Lubricants Announces June 2012 Inductees to Million Mile Club

SAN RAMON, CA – Chevron Lubricants unveiled the eight drivers inducted to the Chevron Delo sponsored Red Eye Radio Million Mile Club in June 2012.

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Betz Leaves LeasePlan USA

TORRANCE, CA - Matthew Betz has left LeasePlan USA, where he was VP, government fleet services, since April 2010.

2013 Ford F-150 Limited.

Ford Launches New F-150 Limited

DEARBORN, MI – Ford marks the launch of the latest F-150 with a new statement on pickup luxury for 2013 – the F-150 Limited.

Registration Open for Green Fleet Conference

TORRANCE, CA - The 2012 Green Fleet Conference & Expo, to be held Oct. 2-3 at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center and Hotel in Schaumburg, Ill. is now open for registration!

Veolia Environmental Services Introduces CNG Trucks to Madison Market

WAUNAKEE, WI – Veolia ES Solid Waste, Inc., the solid waste division of Veolia Environmental Services North America Corp., announced the introduction of a fleet of compressed natural gas (CNG) powered refuse trucks to its Waunakee, Wis., service area.

Truck Fleets Grapple With Managing Costs as Freight Hauling Demand Grows

IRVING, TEXAS – A recent survey by GE Capital found that transportation company chief financial officers (CFOs) across the U.S. see more business opportunities despite rising costs and regulatory challenges.

Networkfleet Achieves Esri Silver Tier Membership

SAN DIEGO – Networkfleet, a provider of wireless fleet management, announced it has achieved Silver Tier membership in the Esri Partner Network, a group of organizations offering a wide range of geographic information systems (GIS) solutions and services developed on the Esri software platform.

Propane-Autogas Trucks Help Small Business Save Big

HARRISONBURG, VA – Lewis Pest Control in Alabama expects to save more than $16,000 in fuel costs and displace approximately 20 tons of greenhouse gas emissions annually with eight propane autogas trucks.

Nissan NV 4X4

Quigley Transforms Nissan NV into 4X4

MANCHESTER, PA - Quigley Motor Company, a manufacturer of 4x4 full size van systems, announced the addition of the 4x4 Nissan NV Cargo and Passenger van to its product offerings.

Navistar to Introduce its Next Generation Clean Engine Solution

LISLE, IL - Navistar International Corporation announced that it will introduce its next generation clean engine solution – In-Cylinder Technology Plus (ICT+).





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