MUSCATINE, Iowa — Bridgestone Bandag Tire Solutions (BBTS), a division of Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, has announced a 12 percent price increase on its Bridgestone and Firestone brand truck and bus radial tires, effective immediately.
LA JOLLA, Calif. — Blue Sky Network, a global provider of GPS tracking and communication solutions for land, sea, and aviation assets has introduced the HawkEye 5300, a dual-mode tracking device leveraging both GSM and Iridium satellite capabilities.
DENTON, Texas — Peterbilt Motors Co. has announced the purchase of 50 Model 386 liquefied natural gas (LNG) trucks by Vedder Transport Ltd. of Abbotsford, British Columbia, expanding Peterbilt’s expansion into alternative fuel truck manufacturing.
LAS VEGAS — Eaton Corp. has launched a new brand of aftermarket-specific drivetrain components. The new lineup of EverTough products, which were introduced at the 2011 Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) conference here, have been engineered specifically for the aftermarket to provide customers with the optimum balance of price and performance to meet their replacement part needs.
VAN BUREN, Ark., and STERLING, Va. — USA Truck has announced it has chosen SkyBitz for its trailer tracking technology using the Gemini GLS400 mobile terminals plus cargo sensors.
WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the state of California Monday announced a single timeframe for proposing fuel economy and greenhouse gas standards for model year 2017-2025 cars and light-duty trucks.