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Love’s adds ultra-fast electric vehicle charging stations to seven locations; commercial vehicles welcome

OKLAHOMA CITY — Electrify America, the largest open direct current (DC) fast-charging network in the U.S., today announced it will work with Love’s Travel...
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‘Perfect storm’ of positive factors results in upward revisions for commercial vehicle forecast

COLUMBUS, Ind. — According to ACT Research’s latest release of the North American Commercial Vehicle Outlook, forecasts for 2020 were marked up across the board...
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Daimler Trucks North America announces winners of 2020 tech skills competition

PORTLAND, Ore. — Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) recently announced the winners of this year’s Technician Skills Competition, which was held in a virtual...
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McLeod releases completely re-engineered Version 20.2 LoadMaster, PowerBroker software

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — McLeod Software has completely re-engineered its LoadMaster Enterprise and PowerBroker software, the company announced today (Aug. 17). The Version 20.2 updates provide new...
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Vanguard Truck Centers opens new Volvo Trucks dealership in Greater Austin area of Texas

AUSTIN, Texas — Vanguard Truck Centers, a Volvo Trucks North America dealer, has expanded its operations with the opening of a new location just...
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Penske Truck Leasing expands heavy-duty electric vehicle charging network

READING, Pa. — Penske Truck Leasing has opened its sixth heavy-duty electric vehicle (EV) charging station in Southern California, the company announced Aug. 10. Penske's latest...
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Autonomous milestone: Locomation, Wilson Logistics complete revenue-earning deliveries in on-road pilot program

PORTLAND, Ore. — Locomation, the world’s first trucking technology platform to offer human-guided autonomous convoying, announced yesterday (Aug. 12) the successful completion of its...
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North Dakota’s Wallwork Kenworth-Williston moves to larger full-service facility on 8-acre site

WILLISTON, N.D. — Wallwork Kenworth has relocated its Williston, North Dakota, operation to a larger full-service facility to meet the growing demand for Kenworth...
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CVSA sets previously postponed 2020 inspection blitz for Sept. 9-11

GREENBELT, Md. — This year’s International Roadcheck will be Sept. 9-11, according to the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA). The Roadcheck, initially set for...
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J.B. Hunt makes first company delivery using the all-electric Freightliner eCascadia

LOWELL, Ark. — J.B. Hunt Transport Inc. announced Aug. 11 that it has completed its first delivery using the Freightliner eCascadia, an all-electric Class 8...
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Carrier Transicold’s new thin-profile Vector HE 19 unit delivers sustainability, efficiency, capacity for intermodal...

ATHENS, Ga. — Carrier Transicold, part of Carrier Global Corp., has introduced a sleek new high-efficiency Vector HE 19 unit that the company says...
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Volvo Trucks North America’s Voorhoeve slated as keynote speaker for launch of ACT Virtual...

SANTA MONICA, Calif. — Organizers of ACT Virtual, a four-month online event series covering innovations in advanced vehicle technology and clean fueling infrastructure for fleet operators, announced that Peter Voorhoeve, president of Volvo Trucks North America, will deliver...
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New features for C.H. Robinson’s Freightquote offer first-in-industry tech solutions for small business shippers

EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. — C.H. Robinson, one of the world’s largest logistics platforms, on Aug. 4 announced a series of tech enhancements that delivers...
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Fleet Advantage industry benchmark survey shows impact of older trucks on safety, repair costs,...

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Fleet Advantage, a provider of truck fleet business analytics, equipment financing and lifecycle cost management, released results of its latest...
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KBX Logistics partners with Transflo to offer automated, touch-free eBOL, ePOD solutions

TAMPA, Fla. — KBX Logistics, an independent Koch Industries company, is partnering with Transflo, a supplier of point-of-delivery solutions for the transportation industry, to...
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A. Duie Pyle grows Northeast presence with expanded distribution center in Massachusetts

WEST CHESTER, Pa. — A. Duie Pyle (Pyle), a provider of asset and non-asset based transportation and supply chain solutions in the Northeast, has...
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Michelin redesigns fuel-efficient trailer tire for dry-van, reefer and tanker segments

GREENVILLE, S.C. — Michelin North America Inc. announced Aug. 3 that it is launching the fuel-efficient Michelin X One Line Energy T2 tire for the North American...
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Drivewyze adds new weigh-station bypass locations in Montana, Illinois

DALLAS — Drivewyze has bolstered its PreClear weigh-station bypass service with 12 new locations in Montana and Illinois. The new sites expand the company’s weigh-station...
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Trucker Tools partners with TVC Pro-Driver to provide drivers with access to legal services

RESTON, Va., and OKLAHOMA CITY — Trucker Tools has announced a new partnership with TVC Pro-Driver that will provide access to legal representation and...
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SelecTrucks opens new used-truck center near Chattanooga, Tennessee

FORT MILLS, S.C. — Monday, Aug. 3, marked the opening of SelecTrucks’ newest location, SelecTrucks of Chattanooga. This location is the third SelecTrucks center...