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    Jost fifth wheel is Peterbilt’s first choice

    January 22, 2019 9:19AM by

    Peterbilt Model 579 trucks will now come standard with Jost JSK37 12-inch inboard air slide fifth wheels. The inboard slider is 23 lb. lighter than previous models, and Jost refers to other benefits including ease of use and infinite adjustment

  • News Equipment

    SAF-Holland reveals new lift axle, fifth wheel safety retrofit kit

    September 28, 2017 11:18AM by James Menzies

    ATLANTA, Ga. – SAF-Holland has introduced a new steerable lift axle, and a retrofit kit for its Elite electronic lock indicator for fifth wheels. Both products were announced at the North American Commercial Vehicle show. Jason Heath, product manager, unveiled

  • News Equipment

    SAF-Holland introduces new severe-duty fifth wheel slider

    April 24, 2017 6:49AM by Truck News

    MONTREAL, Que. – SAF-Holland revealed at ExpoCam a new severe-duty slider fifth wheel system. It’s designed for heavy- and severe-duty hauling operations, and boasts a 80,000-lb vertical load and 200,000-lb drawbar pull capacity. It’s compatible with Holland FW35, FW33, and

  • SAF-Holland introduces new suspension, shunt truck fifth wheel

    February 27, 2017 11:42AM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – SAF-Holland has come out with a new lightweight fixed frame air suspension and a new terminal tractor fifth wheel. Both products were introduced at the spring meeting of the Technology & Maintenance Council. The CBX23 AeroBeam fixed

  • News Equipment

    Jost builds 500,000th fifth wheel in US

    March 7, 2016 1:08PM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Jost International recently celebrated the production of its 500,000th fifth wheel in the US. The fifth wheel was produced at the company’s Greeneville, Tenn. plant. It celebrated the milestone among customers at the Technology & Maintenance Council’s

  • News Equipment

    Jost International produces 400,000th fifth wheel

    December 19, 2014 5:33AM by Truck News

    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. — Jost International recently shipped the 400,00th fifth wheel manufactured at its Greeneville, Tenn. facility. The milestone fifth wheel was installed on a Class 8 truck bought by Werner Enterprises. The company has been manufacturing Jost fifth wheels