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Vessel Tool releases Megadora Screwdriver

Vessel Tool has released the Magadora Screwdriver, which the company says features a “jawsfit” mechanism to allow the blade to bite into screws for easy removal.

Volvo presents $44.8M check for Volvo LIGHTS project to South Coast AQMD

Volvo Trucks North America hosted the California Air Resources Board (CARB) as they presented a $44.8 million check to the South Coast Air Quality Management District (South Coast AQMD) for the Volvo LIGHTS (Low Impact Green Heavy Transport Solutions) project.

Great Dane recognizes supply partners for support, commitment

Great Dane has recognized two of its supply partners with service awards for their outstanding support and commitment to the company.

TRP celebrates 25 years of business

This May, TRP is celebrating 25 years of providing aftermarket parts for all makes and models of trucks, trailers and buses.

Meritor contracted to supply all-electric drivetrain system for 38 terminal trucks

Meritor has been contracted to supply all-electric drivetrain systems under its Blue Horizon technology brand for 38 terminal tractors for use at Port of Long Beach and the Port of Oakland, California.

Used truck prices fell in March, but are up year-to-date

The average price of total used Class 8 trucks in March was down 5% month-over-month, but remained 10% higher year-to-date, according to the latest data from ACT Research.

Trailer orders continue to drop in March

According to the latest reports from both ACT Research and FTR, trailer orders continued to fall in the month of March.

NACFE releases report on rise of regional haul trucking

The North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE) released its latest report, titled “More Regional Haul: An Opportunity for Trucking?” “If you ask most people to define trucking, words like ‘over the road’ and ‘long haul’ are likely to be part of the description. But the reality is that 45% of the Class 8 tractors

Dana launches new electric powertrain for medium-duty vehicles

Dana Incorporated has launched its newest direct-drive electric powertrain, the TM4 Sumo LD.

ACT Research data indicates stagnating freight growth

According to ACT Research, March’s Class 8 metrics generally aligned with expectations, with the exception of cancellations, which continued to trend lower.

Dana integrates Spicer Electrified e-axle on Isuzu N-Series chassis

Dana Incorporated will partner with Nordresa to integrate its Spicer Electrified eS9000r e-Axle on the Isuzu N-Series chassis for commercial fleet applications.

Hendrickson breaks ground on sixth trailer suspension plant

Hendrickson is expanding its Trailer Commercial Vehicle Systems operations in Northeastern Ohio.