KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation is bringing five heavy-duty trucks with the company’s new UltraShift PLUS automated transmissions to this year’s Mid-America Trucking Show at Louisville, Ky., for a special ride-and-drive event.
GREENSBORO, N.C.— Mack Trucks, Inc. finished 2009 as the leading exporter of heavy-duty North American trucks. Mack had nearly one-third of total truck exports from the U.S., Canada and Mexico to countries outside North America with a 30.8 percent market share, the company stated in a news release today.
WARRENVILLE, Ill. – Navistar International Corp. said Monday it became the first heavy duty truck and bus manufacturer to sell parts online to customers via an e-commerce website integrated into www.partsmartparts.com. The online store features hundreds of popular parts from the PARTSMART line, Navistar’s value line of all-makes truck and bus parts sold through their International and IC Bus dealer network.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Cummins Filtration and Ashland Consumer Markets (Valvoline) today announced a new alliance to package, market and distribute Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) in North America.
ST. LOUIS — U.S. Under Secretary for Energy Kristina Johnson, Ph.D., will deliver the keynote address at the Green Truck Summit in St. Louis on March 9. Johnson, who is responsible for Department of Energy (DOE) programs in energy efficiency, renewable energy, environmental management, fossil energy, nuclear energy, and energy reliability, will speak on “U.S. Opportunities for Increasing Commercial Truck Productivity.”
TAMPA, Fla. — The Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) of American Trucking Associations has bestowed its highest honor — the Silver Spark Plug Award — to four trucking industry professionals.