HDAW 2020 Archives - Fleet Equipment Magazine
Setting a new standard: Data’s heavy-duty aftermarket impact

Data drives decisions, and the only thing worse than not having data is having the wrong data. That’s especially true in the heavy-duty aftermarket where nomenclature for parts, components and quantities (to name a few) can vary wildly. It’s confusing, inefficient and worst of all—costly. Consider the quantity terminology when placing a parts order. “Some

Dana talks truck electrification’s aftermarket impact, supplying solutions

Truck electrification conversations coursed through Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week. Some suppliers saw a threat to their business due to electric trucks’ reduced service expectations, while others saw opportunities—a new frontier of solutions and partnership possibilities. Dana Aftermarket’s booth was host to an inspiring sight—a full electric truck drivetrain, from the new electric drive controller and

WABCO previews improved product, service platform

WABCO Holdings Inc., global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced technologies that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, previewed its expanded product and service platform designed to help North American commercial vehicle fleets enhance safety and improve the availability, or uptime, of equipment at every stage of its service lifecycle.

WABCO introduces enhanced diagnostic software, new aftermarket offerings

During a press conference at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week, WABCO Holdings Inc. announced enhancements to its subscription-based TOOLBOX PLUS diagnostic software, as well as expanded air dryer and cartridge offerings and genuine remanufactured air compressors. TOOLBOX PLUS diagnostic software WABCO’s TOOLBOX software has been enhanced to help users save time in diagnosing WABCO systems. The

WABCO expands ADAS retrofit kit applications

WABCO Holdings Inc., global supplier of braking control systems and other advanced technologies that improve the safety, efficiency and connectivity of commercial vehicles, announced the availability of an expanded range of advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) retrofit kits. The announcement was made at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week 2020. Now available for several additional applications, WABCO

Live: News from HDAW 2020 (UPDATED)

There’s plenty of talk of the challenges, changes and opportunities in today’s heavy-duty truck aftermarket, with plenty of news coming from the show.

HDDA: Heavy Duty announces product data standards

HDDA: Heavy Duty rolled out its long-anticipated data standards solution for the heavy duty aftermarket at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW). The data standards are offered as a new expansion of the Product Information Exchange Standard (PIES) and provides nearly two dozen product categories in Heavy Duty data through the Auto Care Vehicle Information Portal

SAF-Holland relaunches aftermarket parts on-demand electronic catalog

SAF-Holland, manufacturer of suspensions axle brake systems, fifth wheels, landing gear and coupling products, announced the relaunch of its Aftermarket Parts on Demand (POD) Electronic Parts Catalog, rebranded as POD Plus. POD Plus now connects directly with the SAF-Holland business system, allowing users in real time to view inventory, system order entry, and customer specific

Denso touts new, expanded heavy-duty truck product lines

Denso Products and Services Americas Inc., an affiliate of global automotive supplier Denso Corp., is showcasing its new and expanded lines of heavy-duty and medium-duty starters, alternators, compressors, spark plugs and diesel aftertreatment products at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW). Denso’s newest products include heavy-duty and medium-duty starters and alternators for the heavy duty and

Minimizer releases Peterbilt medium-duty truck floor mats

Minimizer released custom molded floor mats that fit Peterbilt 337 and 348 models. The new release features four unique floor mat kits that cover Peterbilt 337 and 348 trucks within model years 2010-2020. Minimizer floor mats are laser-measured to ensure an exact fit, and their tray system features a raised edge that keeps everything on

Meritor offers of all-makes Aftermarket air disc brake rotors

Meritor Inc. announced Meritor-branded, all-makes aftermarket air disc brake (ADB) rotors for linehaul, refuse, vocational, coach and trailer applications. The announcement came at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week. Designed with high-quality cast iron to keep peak temperatures low during brake operation, Meritor rotors offer durability and long friction life as well as excellent fade resistance, the

Meritor demonstrates MeritorPartsXpress.com improvements

Meritor Inc. demonstrated new features and enhancements to MeritorPartsXpress.com that give customers new tools to find, benchmark, order and track replacement parts at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW). In addition to expanding the catalog search function to include custom drill-downs for specific product categories, MeritorPartsXpress.com now features: Click here to read all of our HDAW