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    IN PRINT — Tanks a Lot: Leave some tanker spec’ing to experts

    May 30, 2017 12:00AM by Jim Park

    TORONTO, ON — There used to be good money in the liquid bulk business. The required equipment is so specialized that it presented somewhat of a barrier to entry into the market. That’s still the case, but there are more players in the game now, and competition is keeping rates at near-1980s levels. Fleets, both private and for-hire, are now trying to make up for the low rates by optimizing their trailer spec’s to increase utilization and carrying capacity.

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    Cameras catch reactions to new Volvo VNR

    April 12, 2017 12:00AM by John G Smith

    GREENSBORO, NC – Volvo Trucks North America is showing how people are reacting to sneak peeks at its new VNR regional hauler, which will be officially unveiled on April 20 during the Expocam truck show in Montreal.

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    200 Peterbilt trucks to be converted to natural gas

    December 18, 2014 12:00AM by Theona Baetu

    ATLANTA, GA- Synergy Natural Resources, a firm that specializes in the supply and transportation of bulk aggregate materials, announced a deal with truck-maker Peterbilt to convert 200 trucks to liquefied natural gas.