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    ’07 engines to last longer?

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TORONTO — No, we don’t mean by the headline above that the engines of our present emissions standard are more durable than others, (though that would be welcome news to many cash-strapped truck operators).

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    Shippers envision rate increases in 2010

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    OTTAWA — Turning the corner on a dismal 2009, a recent survey indicates shippers expect modest growth in their volumes and in rate increases of their carriers in 2010.

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    The ABCs of DEF

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Passenger Service: State troopers ride-along with truckers in crash study

    By this time next year you’ll be putting diesel exhaust fluid into most of your new engines. Here’s what you need to know about the stuff.

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    The Alpha Log

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Passenger Service: State troopers ride-along with truckers in crash study

    Twenty six hot-button issues,from A to Z, that truckers will be monitoring throughout this year and beyond.

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    Miners’ Canaries

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Rolf Lockwood

    REPORT: Way more pros than cons with new 2010 engine technology

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    ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Eaton Offers Unique 2010 Emissions Solution

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Rolf Lockwood

    KALAMAZOO, MI — Eaton Corporation is working on a new diesel exhaust aftertreatment technology to meet 2010 U.S. EPA emissions requirements.

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    BREAKING NEWS: Cat and Navistar cooperate in global truck development

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    CHICAGO — In a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed today, Caterpillar Inc. and Navistar International say they intend to pursue global on-highway truck business opportunities and cooperate on a variety of engine platforms

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    2010 timetable affirmed; now OEMs want to move on

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. — Truck OEMs invested in SCR technology are applauding the Environmental Protection Agency for standing firm on its scheduled Jan. 1, 2010 deadline for new emission reduction rules to kick-in.

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    EXCLUSIVE REPORT: Cat out of the bag?

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TORONTO — It looks as though Cat has one more life in the world of heavy-duty on-highway engine production. And, apparently, that’s good news for Navistar.

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    MATS: Mack provides real-world SCR testing updates

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Extensive field-testing on Mack Trucks’ selective catalytic reduction (SCR) technology for the next round of emissions standards has the 2010 engines performing very well in customer test fleets.