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Minimizer Fenders Preferred by Construction Industry

Met-Con needed more protection for new end dump trailers they purchased. They used Minimizer fenders not only because of the durability and perfect fit but also because the installation process is so easy.

Mitchell 1 Launches New ProDemand Video Available Online at YouTube

POWAY, CA - Mitchell 1's video on its forthcoming ProDemand information product, now available for viewing on YouTube, shows the Mitchell 1 product management team discussing the many features and benefits of the new software program as well as the design thinking and user input that went into developing it.

Waste Pro Adds CNG Solid Waste Trucks to Fleet

CYNTHIANA, KY - E-Z Pack Manufacturing, a refuse truck body manufacturer for more than 60 years, announced that Waste Pro USA's first-ever compressed natural gas (CNG) solid waste collection truck has rolled off E-Z Pack's assembly line and into the Atlanta market.

Pictured with the first of 60 Peterbilt LNG Model 388 Day Cabs that will be used by Green Energy Oilfield Services to provide vacuum and winch service to XTO Energy in the Freestone Play in Fairfield, Texas are (L-R) Ken Kirby, XTO Energy; Luke Bateman, Lone Star Investment Advisors; Keith Rand, Green Energy Oilfield Services; Roger Nevill, Green Energy Oilfield Services; Arthur Hollingsworth; Kent Kendall, Green Energy Oilfield Services; John McGuire, Lone Star Investment Advisors.

Green Energy Oilfield Services Builds Green Truck Fleet

SAN ANTONIO - Representatives from Rush Truck Centers in Austin and Waco, Texas participated in a review of the first of 60 Peterbilt Model 388 LNG (liquefied natural gas) trucks that will be delivered to Green Energy Oilfield Services, LLC.

Hino Trucks Honored at National Biodiesel Conference

NOVI, MI - During a ceremony at the National Biodiesel Conference in Orlando on Feb. 7, Hino Trucks was recognized by the National Biodiesel Board with the 2012 "Eye on Biodiesel Impact Award."

IRON Search Expands Its Reach Into Construction Market

FRANKLIN, TN - IRON Search, a marketplaces for buying and selling agricultural equipment online, announced its expansion into the construction market.

Clean Energy Opens LNG Fueling Station in Ohio to Support Truck Fleet

SEAL BEACH, CA - A new liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueling station built, owned, and operated by Clean Energy Fuels Corp. has opened in Seville, Ohio to support the expanding fleet of LNG trucks deployed by major contract freight carrier Dillon Transport serving Owens Corning.

American Truck Group & National Truck Funding to Provide 100,000 New Truck Driver Jobs

GULFPORT, MS - Sad as it may be, one of America's leading exports has become jobs. However, the trucking industry is different. By some reports, the trucking industry is suffering from a shortage of 200,000 drivers.

GMC U.S. Marketing Vice President Tony DiSalle unveils the 2013 GMC Acadia at the Chicago Auto Show Wednesday, February 8, 2012 in Chicago, Ill. The Acadia features a new exterior and the industry's first front center air bag system, created to protect drivers and front passengers in far-side impact crashes. (Photo by Tyler Mallory for GMC)

GM Unveils New 2013-MY GMC Acadia at Chicago Auto Show

CHICAGO - The new 2013-MY GMC Acadia features a redesigned exterior and new safety features, including GM’s new front center airbag.

Nissan Unveils All-New NV200 Compact Cargo Van in Chicago

CHICAGO - Nissan is offering the van in two models, the Nissan NV200 S and Nissan NV200 SV. The van is powered by a four-cylinder engine and comes in five exterior colors and one interior color.

ARI to Implement SAP HANA to Reduce Fleet Report Processing Time

MT. LAUREL, NJ – ARI announced it is implementing the SAP HANA platform to slash processing time and substantially broaden the scope of fleet reporting.

AT&T plans to take delivery of 1,200 Chevrolet Express compressed natural gas (CNG) dedicated cargo vans to be deployed to AT&T service centers nationwide. It is the largest-ever order of CNG vehicles from General Motors.

AT&T Orders 1,200 CNG-powered Chevrolet Express Vans

DETROIT - AT&T plans to take delivery of 1,200 Chevrolet Express compressed natural gas (CNG) dedicated cargo vans to be deployed to AT&T service centers nationwide. It is the largest-ever order of CNG vehicles from General Motors.

PHH Arval Allies with FleetCor on New Fleet Program

SPARKS, MD - As part of a strategic alliance with FleetCor, PHH Arval will now offer a new corporate universal PHH MasterCard, powered by Comdata.

The team at Fontaine Modification's Charlotte, N.C., headquarters, Innovation Center and modification center recently passed 1,000 days without a lost time accident.

Fontaine Modification Celebrates 1,000 Day Safety Milestone

CHARLOTTE, NC - At Fontaine Modification's Charlotte headquarters, January 16 passed without incident - and that was cause for celebration. It was the facility's 1,000th day without a lost-time accident, and a significant achievement for the 58 employees who work there.

Dana Expands SVL Aftermarket Drivetrain Offering for Owners of Older Vehicles

MAUMEE, OHIO - Dana Holding Corporation announced today it will extend its SVL aftermarket drivetrain product line and will include Dana-approved center support bearings for light-, medium-, and heavy-duty applications.

U & D Service Declared an Imminent Hazard and Ordered to Immediately Cease All Operations

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Transportation's FMCSA has ordered U & D Service, Inc. of Indianapolis, Ind., to immediately cease all transportation services in or affecting interstate commerce, declaring the commercial truck company an "imminent hazard" to public safety.

Snap-on Offers Diagnostic Training Courses Online

LINCOLNSHIRE, IL - Snap-on now offers a range of diagnostic multimedia training courses, at no charge, on its website, designed to help professional technicians learn how to use Snap-on's variety of platforms.

Federated member Hovis Auto &amp;amp; Truck Supply has opened its new Hovis Technical Training Center located in Mercer, Pa.<br />

Hovis Auto & Truck Supply Opens New Technical Training Facility

STAUNTON, VA - Federated member Hovis Auto & Truck Supply has opened its new Hovis Technical Training Center located in Mercer, Pa.

J.B. Hunt Selects FuelQuest Fuel Center for Outsourced Fuel Management

HOUSTON - FuelQuest Inc., an on-demand software and services company for the global downstream energy industry, announced a five-year contract with J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc.

Turbine Truck Engines Approves Joint Venture Entity

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Peterbilt Model 210 - ATD Medium Duty Truck of the Year (Photo: Business Wire)

Peterbilt Model 210 Earn American Truck Dealers Commercial Truck of the Year Honors

BELLEVUE, WA - The American Truck Dealers (ATD) named the Peterbilt Model 210 in the medium-duty category as "2012 ATD Commercial Truck of the Year" during its annual Convention and Exposition.

CEI Adopts New Branding Strategy, Logo and Communications Thrust

TREVOSE, PA - The CEI Group, Inc. (CEI) announced the adoption of a new corporate logo as one part of new brand strategy that stresses the company’s unique features and benefits in its core businesses.

Timken Extends Agreement With North Coast Bearings, LLC

CANTON, OHIO - The Timken Company and North Coast Bearings LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bearing Technologies Ltd., have agreed to a five-year extension of their strategic alliance.

Ford Expands Use of I.D. Systems' Industrial Vehicle Management Technology in Europe and North America

WOODCLIFF LAKE, NJ - I.D. Systems, Inc. will be working with Ford Motor Company to expand its deployment of I.D. Systems' wireless Vehicle Management System (VMS) on industrial trucks in Europe and North America.

Penske Continues Upward Hiring Trend in 2012

READING, PA - Penske Truck Leasing and Penske Logistics plan to hire approximately 3,500 associates within their North American operations throughout 2012.

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