KIRKLAND, Wash. — The Kenworth Truck Co. manufacturing plant in Renton, Wash., recently received a 2010 Best Workplace for Recycling and Waste Reduction Award from King County’s Solid Waste Division for Kenworth’s outstanding efforts to reduce, reuse and recycle.
CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio —The Environmental Protection Agency’s SmartWay program has announced that fleets installing Aerodynamic Trailer Systems’ new IAS Integrated Automated System (SmartTail with WindTamer) will satisfy stringent California Air Resources Board (CARB) legislation requiring 53-foot trailers operating in the state to have aerodynamic devices installed on trailers that yield 5 percent or greater verified fuel savings.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Fontaine Modification Co. has introduced new installation services that the company says make adding alternative fuel vehicles or auxiliary power units to a fleet a little less expensive.
REDFORD, Mich. – Detroit Diesel’s Engine Manufacturing Center in Redford, Mich., has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as one of the first manufacturing facilities to meet the ENERGY STAR Challenge for Industry.
AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — BorgWarner's improved Cool Logic variable speed fan drives are now standard equipment on MACK Granite, Titan and Pinnacle model series heavy-duty commercial diesel trucks.
ISSAQUAH, Wash. — Costco Wholesale Corp., the nation’s leading wholesale club operator, has become both the first Kenworth Truck Company and PacLease customer to receive a 2011 Kenworth production truck equipped with the new Paccar MX engine.