Tuesday, January 16, 2018
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Age of Class 8 used trucks stays flat in June

Age of Class 8 used trucks stays flat in June

COLUMBUS, Ind. — While the average age of Class 8 used trucks was flat in June and the average miles of sold used trucks slipped 2 percent month-over-month, the average sale price remained strong, ACT Research said.

WABCO Appoints Jon Morrison President for its Business in the Americas

WABCO Appoints Jon Morrison President for its Business in the Americas

ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. — WABCO Holdings, a global supplier of technologies designed to improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles, Tuesday announced that it has appointed Jon Morrison as president for its Americas Business Unit.

Diesel prices drop another 5.5 cents a gallon

Diesel prices drop another 5.5 cents a gallon

WASHINGTON — The average on-highway price of a gallon of diesel dropped another 5.5 cents to $2.668 for the week ending August 3, according to the Energy Information Administration of the Department of Energy.

BTS North American freight numbers down 10.8% overall; trucks carry 63.2%

BTS North American freight numbers down 10.8% overall; trucks carry 63.2%

The value of U.S.-NAFTA freight totaled $92.7 billion in May 2015 as all modes carried less U.S.-NAFTA freight than in May 2014, according to the TransBorder Freight Data released today by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS).

UPS inks agreement to use 46M gallons of renewable fuels for next 3 years

UPS inks agreement to use 46M gallons of renewable fuels for next 3 years

UPS today announced agreements for up to 46 million gallons of renewable fuels over the next three years, constituting a 15-fold increase over prior contracts and making UPS one of the largest users of renewable diesel in the world.

Bendix picks Avon, Ohio, for new headquarters

Bendix picks Avon, Ohio, for new headquarters

ELYRIA, Ohio — The new headquarters of Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems will remain in Lorain County and will be located in Avon, Ohio, the company announced Friday.

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