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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.

Allison Transmission acquires Vantage Power and AxleTech’s electric vehicle systems division

Allison Transmission Holdings has purchased Vantage Power and AxleTech’s electric vehicle (EV) systems division.

Dana, Motiv Power Systems collaborate on all-electric e-axle on Ford Super Duty F-550 Chassis

Dana Incorporated and Motiv Power Systems have announced a collaboration to integrate Dana’s Spicer Electrified eS9000r e-Axle on the Ford F-550 chassis for use in commercial fleet applications.

Volvo Trucks releases new parameter updates

Volvo Trucks has made parameter updates to complement its newly-launched Parameter Plus subscription package, which allows for up to 50 parameter updates annually per covered vehicle.

Kenworth Chillicothe Plant breaks ground on $140 million expansion

Kenworth Truck Company held a groundbreaking ceremony April 24 to start construction on a $140 million, 120,000 square-foot paint facility addition to its Class 8 truck assembly plant in Chillicothe, Ohio.

Dana expands training series with electrification maintenance

Dana Incorporated has expanded its “Driveline Forensics” training series to include videos covering key safety and maintenance tips for electrified vehicles.

ACT’s For-Hire Trucking Index supply-demand balance shows slight improvement in March

The latest release of ACT Research’s For-Hire Trucking Index showed an uptick in volume, pricing and productivity.

EV Connect launches certification program for electric vehicle charging station manufacturers

EV Connect is launching its EV Charge Station (EVCS) Certification Program for EV charging station manufacturers.

Flexfab and Weller Reman are PACCAR’s 2018 Suppliers of the Year

PACCAR Parts has recognized Flexfab as the Proprietary Supplier of the Year and Weller Reman as the Commodity Supplier of the Year for 2018.

PACCAR redesignes powertrain website

PACCAR has redesigned its powertrain website, which features product information on PACCAR engines, transmissions and axles.