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Dayco, Nuvera to offer hydrogen fuel cell vehicle solutions

Dayco, an engine products and drive systems manufacturer for the automotive, heavy-duty, and industrial market segments, has entered a strategic partnership with Nuvera Fuel Cells, LLC, a manufacturer of heavy-duty, zero-emission fuel cell engines for on- and off-road mobility and other applications. This association brings together the best of both companies’ capabilities to design and develop advanced fully integrated

Symbio, Faurecia and Michelin to develop Class 8 hydrogen-fueled truck

The California Energy Commission (CEC) has selected Symbio, Michelin, Faurecia along with GTI and other industry partners, to develop and demonstrate a hydrogen-fueled, regional-haul Class 8 truck, as major contributors to a state-supported hydrogen mobility project. The “Symbio H2 Central Valley Express” project, supported with $2 million from the CEC, will develop and demonstrate a

Parade integrates with BrokerWare TMS logistics software

Parade has announced the integration of its capacity management solution with the BrokerWare TMS software from 3PL Systems. Together, these logistics software providers help freight brokers digitize operations, deliver on customer expectations, and further digital transformation initiatives of their customers. Re-utilization of carriers is more efficient for the freight brokerage and helps improve their relationship with

Peterbilt announces new natural gas engine for new medium-duty trucks

Peterbilt Motors Co. has announced the availability of the Cummins B6.7N natural gas engine in its new medium duty Models 536 and 537. The Peterbilt Model 536 with the B6.7N engine sports 200-240 HP and 520-560 lb-ft torque available while emitting 50% lower NOx emissions than current EPA standards, the OEM noted. The non-CDL Class 6 Model 536

ChargePoint, Gatik to develop an electric ecosystem for autonomous electric medium-duty trucks

ChargePoint and Gatik have announced a strategic partnership to develop an electric ecosystem for autonomous vehicles designed to maximize sustainability, operational efficiency and economics for ChargePoint and Gatik’s customers across North America. Through the partnership, infrastructure and integrated services will play a significant role in helping to decarbonize the B2B short-haul logistics sector and will

Dana highlights Spicer commercial vehicle steering shafts

Dana Incorporated highlighted its genuine Spicer commercial vehicle (CV) steering shafts. Constructed of high-quality steel and painted to protect against corrosion, the line of Spicer steering shafts covers the popular CV applications, the manufacturer noted. Spicer CV steering shafts feature 710 Nm of torque capacity. The painted steel construction of the steering shafts provides optimum

Mack Trucks announces first EV-certified Canadian dealer

Mack Laval’s Dorval facility in Montreal, Quebec, is now a Mack Trucks Certified Electric Vehicle (EV) Dealer, making it the first Mack dealer in Canada to achieve this designation. This achievement enables Mack Laval in Dorval to service and support the Mack LR Electric refuse truck, Mack’s first fully electric Class 8 vehicle. Dealers must meet

Equipment Leasing and Finance Association: March new business volume is on the rise

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25), which reports economic activity from 25 companies representing a cross section of the $900 billion equipment finance sector, showed their overall new business volume for March was $10.6 billion, up 14 percent year-over-year from new business volume in March 2021. Volume was up 49 percent month-to-month

Webasto highlights SmarTemp 3.0, SmarTemp 3.0 bluetooth controllers

Webasto North America, commercial vehicle and aftermarket equipment manufacturer, has announced the introduction of its new SmarTemp 3.0 and SmarTemp 3.0 Bluetooth controllers. The advanced new devices provide ease of use and control of both Webasto fuel-operated air heaters and fuel-operated coolant heaters, all from a single unit. Fully programmable within a seven-day period, the SmarTemp

Verizon Connect charges up EV fleet management with Sawatch Labs

a new partnership between Verizon Connect and Sawatch Labs helps fleets with more than 10 vehicles plan their EV strategies. With EVs poised to become a significant part of vehicle fleets in the coming years, growing to 31 percent of the market by 2050, or about 672 million vehicles, according to the U.S. Energy Information

Trucker Path DISPATCH service offers load sourcing, navigation

Trucker Path has announced its new Trucker Path DISPATCH service. Trucker Path DISPATCH Features include:  · Load Sourcing & Negotiation—Trucker Path find the profitable loads drivers want to haul by gathering their preferences and sharing them with their personal dispatcher who is armed with powerful Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools and millions of data points.  · Truck Navigation—Safest truck-specific

Decisiv drives intelligent truck service management with fleet-focused solutions

Decisiv has announced a series of new fleet-focused asset service management solutions integrated into the Decisiv SRM platform they already have in operation. New fleet-focused solutions introduced by Decisiv include: SRM Discovery Service Priorities Monitor provides an actionable real-time asset service status and fleet performance dashboard, Decisiv explained. Based on an analytics framework, Decisiv delivers insights