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Waste Management Launches Public CNG Station in N.J.

Waste Management and New Jersey Natural Gas (NJNG) have opened a public-access compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station at Waste Management's facility in Toms River, N.J., the companies announced.

Photo courtesy of AmeriPride.

AmeriPride Launches Mobile App for Service Managers

AmeriPride Services, a textile rental services and supply company, has launched its Complete Customer Care (C3) Mobile app to support customer service managers using a touch-screen tablet.

Photo of 2016 Chevrolet Silverado LTZ Z71 crew cab courtesy of GM.

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Updated for 2016

The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 will offer expanded safety technologies, expanded use of 8-speed transmissions, and support for Apple CarPlay and Android Auto when it arrives for the 2016 model year, General Motors has announced.

Ford's 2017 Super Duty Photo: Ford

Ford Unveils New Super Duty With Aluminum Body

Ford introduced the 2017 Ford F-Series Super Duty with a number of enhancements including a lighter weight aluminum-alloy body.

EEI President Honored as 2015 Trade Association CEO of the Year

Presented by CEO Update, the award recognizes excellence in trade associations and professional societies.

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L.A. Hyundai Dealer Adds Tucson Fuel Cell SUV

Keyes Hyundai in Los Angeles has become the fourth qualified Hyundai dealer to offer the Tucson Fuel Cell SUV for lease, the automaker announced.

EPA Might Alter ‘Implementation Roadmap’ for GHG Phase 2 Rules

The EPA is serious about further reducing exhaust emissions and boosting vehicle fuel economy. But the agency official’s remarks suggested that it intends to be reasonable about it.

The UltraShift Plus automated manual transmission. Photo: Eaton

Eaton Adds Low-Speed Enhancements to Transmissions

Eaton has added two optional features to the company’s UltraShift Plus and Fuller Advantage automated manual transmissions designed to enhance low-speed maneuverability.

Photo courtesy of Advanced Disposal.

Georgia Refuse Company Launches CNG Station

Advanced Disposal opened its seventh compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station at its hauling facility in Macon, Ga., the refuse and recycling company announced.

Screen capture courtesy of McNeilus via YouTube.

McNeilus, Oshkosh Recall CNG Trucks for Fire Risk

The McNeilus recall affects 365 refuse and concrete mixer trucks, and the Oshkosh recall covers 33 S-Series concrete mixers.

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SambaSafety Hires VP of Fleet Channels

SambaSafety has hired Matthew Betz as vice president of fleet channels, where he will lead business development and partnerships between the company and fleet management companies.

Photo: Jim Park

Diesel Prices Decline Further

The prices of diesel and gasoline fuel dropped further for the week amid a volatile crude oil market, according to the U.S. Energy Department.

More than 40 people from around the world, including participants from Australia, Brazil, Chile, Peru, and the United States, recently attended Terex Utilities’ 37th annual Hands-On Training seminar at the company’s facilities in Watertown, S.D. (PHOTO: Terex)

Fleet Managers Attend Terex Hands-on Training Event

Participants of this year’s three-day Hands-on Training event gained valuable training on the proper operation and application of Terex digger derricks, aerial devices, and auger drills.

Altice to Acquire Cablevision

The acquisition represents an enterprise value of $17.7 billion and will include Cablevisions Lightpath service, News 12 Networks, Newsday Media Group, and Cablevision Media Sales, according to the company.

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Do You Operate a Top Truck Fleet?

Work Truck magazine is currently soliciting fleet managers to take part in the upcoming Top 100 Truck Fleet Listing, which will be published in a special edition of its sister publication, Automotive Fleet.

Truck and Van News: Silverado 1500 Update, Ford Super Duty, Ram Recalls

Recent headlines include Chevrolet Silverado 1500 update, new aluminum body for Ford Super Duty, and Ram recalls.

DOE Awards $55M to Boost PHEVs, Fuel Efficiency

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded nearly $55 million for 24 projects to develop and deploy cutting-edge vehicle technologies for improving fuel efficiency and reducing petroleum consumption, along with making plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) more affordable.

Video Tip: Battling Distracted Driving

This week's safety tip features the latest video installment in AT&T's "It Can Wait" campaign.

Motion Industires Agrees to New Acquisition

Motion Industries, Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of Genuine Parts Company, has entered into a definitive agreement whereby Motion Industries has agreed to acquire Lake Erie Abrasive & Tool (LEA&T), headquartered in Euclid, Ohio.

KOBELCO Adds Dealer in Illinois

Blue Ridge Tractor will represent KOBELCO’s full line of excavators and cover territory from the southern counties of Illinois to the western most counties of Kentucky.

IronPlanet Holds End-of-Quarter Auctions

IronPlanet, an online marketplace for buying and selling used heavy equipment and trucks, will hold its end-of-quarter auctions across its online marketplaces from September 22-25, 2015.

Daimler says its $30 million SuperTruck does not meet EPA's Phase 2 GHG reduction demands. Photo by Jim Park

GHG Phase 2 Proposal More Stringent than Originally Believed

Daimler Trucks says meeting EPA's Phase 2 GHG reduction requirements, as they currently stand in the proposal stage, may not be possible under the current timeline.

Photo courtesy of DHL Express.

DHL’s Aggressive Fleet Greening Plan

As part of a global, company-wide initiative, DHL Express has replaced approximately 75 percent of its 3,100-vehicle U.S. fleet with new, more fuel-efficient vehicles in 2014 and 2015, the parcel delivery company announced.

WEX Adds 200 Pacific Northwest Fueling Stations

WEX Inc. has signed an agreement with BP to accept WEX fleet card payments at 200 BP-supplied ARCO fuel stations in Washington and Oregon, the company has announced.

Michigan-based Suburban Mobility Authority for Regional Transportation is among the fleets that uses Ford E-450 vehicles retrofitted with ROUSH CleanTech propane autogas fueling systems. Photo courtesy of ROUSH CleanTech.

ROUSH Increases Propane Tank Capacity for Paratransit Fleets

ROUSH CleanTech has developed an extended-range propane autogas fuel tank for the Ford E-450 chassis, the modifier announced.

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