Friday, January 19, 2018
Equipment
DTNA lineup certified GHG14 compliant

DTNA lineup certified GHG14 compliant

PORTLAND, Ore. — Daimler Trucks North America reports that the Environmental Protection Agency has certified DTNA's complete portfolio of model year 2013 on-highway, vocational and medium duty vehicles as fully compliant with the new greenhouse gas 2014 (GHG14) regulations.

Abaqus announces location feature for use with any standard cellphone

Abaqus announces location feature for use with any standard cellphone

PALO ALTO, Calif. — Abaqus Inc., a developer of cross-carrier, cloud-hosted location-based platforms that enable what the company calls “high quality, low cost mobile workforce and asset management solutions,” has announced it is rolling out the new “myGeoText” location enhanced SMS feature that will allow organizations with employees in the field to generate real-time location-enhanced status reports using standard cellphones.

3M, Chesapeake Energy to collaborate on portfolio of CNG tanks for all transportation sectors

3M, Chesapeake Energy to collaborate on portfolio of CNG tanks for all transportation sectors

ST. PAUL, Minn. and OKLAHOMA CITY — 3M and Chesapeake Energy Corp. Feb. 22 announced an agreement to collaborate in designing, manufacturing and marketing a broad portfolio of compressed natural gas (CNG) tanks for use in all sectors of the U. S. transportation market.

Volvo Trucks’ XE13 named top industry innovation in 2011

Volvo Trucks’ XE13 named top industry innovation in 2011

TAMPA, Fla. — Ballots have been cast and the verdict is in: Volvo Trucks’ XE13 powertrain package was the North American trucking industry’s most significant technical innovation of 2011. The Truck Writers of North America (TWNA) presented Volvo Trucks with the 21st annual TWNA Technical Achievement Award today during an award ceremony at the Technology Maintenance Council’s spring meeting here.

Rebates still available for anti-idling equipment

Rebates still available for anti-idling equipment

PORTLAND, Ore. — Truck owners and operators are making the switch from idling to clean electricity, thanks to a federally funded program that provides purchase rebates for equipment that can connect with the grid to run in-cab conveniences and comforts.

SmartTruck debuts new UT-1 UnderTray System at TMC

SmartTruck debuts new UT-1 UnderTray System at TMC

TAMPA, Fla. — SmartTruck, a manufacturer of EPA SmartWay-verified aerodynamic products for the trucking industry, unveiled its new UT-1 Trailer UnderTray System today at the Technology and Maintenance Council’s 2012 Annual Meeting and Exhibition (Booth No. 137) here.

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