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    Heil Trailer unveils new 1611 food grade dry bulk trailer

    September 19, 2017 8:11AM by Truck News

    ATHENS, Tenn. – Heil Trailer recently unveiled its 1611 Super Jet Dry Bulk trailer. For model year 2019, the company announced substantial upgrades and engineering innovations to the model, making it the lightest food-grade clean bore dry bulk trailer in

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    Azuga unveils new ELD solution

    September 14, 2017 3:50PM by Truck News

      SAN JOSE, Calif. – Azuga had introduced its new electronic logging device (ELD) solution, Azuga eLogs. With less than 100 days left before the mandate goes into effect, the Azuga eLogs solution provides commercial vehicles with ELD technology that

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    Fairbanks Scales announces product enhancements

    September 13, 2017 2:16PM by Truck News

    KANSAS CITY, Mo.  – Fairbanks Scales announced enhancements to its FB6000 weighing system. The new instrument features a new web interface that reduces calibration and custom ticket formatting time over previous generations and competing technology. Other enhancements include an expanded

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    CloudHawk changes the telematics game

    September 5, 2017 7:56AM by Truck News

    WATERLOO, Ont. — CloudHawk, a Canadian telematics technology company, is quickly growing according to its latest news release. The company, headquartered in the  technology hub of the Kitchener Waterloo region, offers high performing tracking devices for the trucking transportation industry and has

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    CX North America partners with EM Data Consultants

    August 30, 2017 1:43PM by Truck News

    TECUMSEH, Ontario – CX North America Information Services announced today that it is partnering with EM Data Consultants to bring CX North America’s technology to that firm’s UFOS freight management solution. The partnership agreement was signed on August 4, 2017

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    Truck-Lite introduces new LED fog and scene lights

    August 30, 2017 1:18PM by Truck News

    FALCONER, N.Y. — Truck-Lite has added an SAE-compliant LED fog light and LED scene light to its Rigid product line. The fog light is designed as a direct replacement for the Freightliner Cascadia model years 2007-2016. It features a durable die-cast

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    Peterbilt introduces new slack adjusters, spring brakes

    August 28, 2017 1:43PM by Truck News

    DENTON, Texas– Peterbilt announced today the availability of the Bendix Versajust LS slack adjuster and the Bendix Eversure spring brake as factory options. The Bendix Versajust LS is a link-style automatic slack adjuster that can extend lining life by up

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    Kenworth’s T370 now offering factory-installed heavy front drive axles

    August 28, 2017 7:23AM by Truck News

    KIRKLAND, Wash.– The Kenworth T370 is now available with factory-installed 18,000-pound and 20,000-pound front drive axles, the company announced this week The Kenworth T370 offers the Fabco FSD-18A and FSD-20A front drive axles paired with an all-new Fabco TC-548 transfer

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    Truck-Lite announces product availability for Road Ready System

    August 24, 2017 9:51AM by Truck News

    FALCONER, N.Y. — Truck-Lite has released product for the new Road Ready trailer monitoring and communication system. The Road Ready system creates a “smart” trailer with its solar-powered Master Control Unit (MCU). With its military-grade solar panel and 10-year, quick-charging

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    Garmin introduces new navigation device

    August 24, 2017 7:45AM by Truck News

    OLATHE, Kan. – Garmin International rolled out its newest navigation tool today called the dēzl 580 LMT-S. According to the company, the new system offers seamless break planning, built-in Wi-Fi and a full suite f solutions to help drivers on

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    TMW rolls out portfolio of new mobile apps

    August 18, 2017 9:32AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — TMW Systems rolled out a portfolio of 11 user-friendly mobile apps this week. TMW says the new apps empower professionals at every level of a transportation business from their Android- or iOS-based devices. The new apps support

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    TMW unveils new trip planning tool

    August 18, 2017 9:22AM by Truck News

      NASHVILLE , Tenn.  — TMW Systems revealed  a new trip planning tool called TruETA earlier this week at its user conference. The new tool calculates estimated time of arrival for each stop along a commercial truck’s route. “Hitting the

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    TMW introduces new predictive maintenance application

    August 18, 2017 9:18AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — At its annual user conference,  TMW Systems introduced a new maintenance application called TMT Predict.Fault Code, that enables fleet professionals to anticipate and address potential vehicle breakdowns and other unscheduled service needs before they occur. The new

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    Blue Tree Systems announces its intregration with TMWSuite

    August 18, 2017 9:12AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Blue Tree Systems has announced the availability of new integration features with TMW Systems’ TMWSuite product, which it says will improve operational efficiency and the driver experience through better management of workload assignments. Blue Tree said that

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    TMW rolls out scorecards, performance metrics

    August 18, 2017 9:03AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE – Fleets using TMW Systems’ TMW.Suite transportation management solution will now have access to driver scorecards and other data-driven tools to increase driver performance and satisfaction through a new business intelligence application. The optional new TMW Driver Management application, announced