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2014-09-15 16:20:28

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GENCO, a leader in comprehensive transportation solutions and product lifecycle logistics® services, has named eight carriers as winners of the company's first "Carrier of the Year" awards. "The selected carriers represent the 'best of the best,'" says Tom Nightingale, president of GENCO's Transportation Logistics business unit. "GENCO makes every effort to ensure that, as we draw from our deep carrier base, we find mutually beneficial...

2014-09-15 12:21:30

LONDON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mature Category to Enjoy Incremental GrowthThis research service provides an overview of the North American ride control components aftermarket. It includes unit shipment and revenue forecasts, percent of revenue by product type, pricing analysis, distribution channel analysis, and market share analysis. The base year is 2013, the historical data is presented for 2009 through 2012, and the forecast period is 2014 through 2020. In the forecast...

2014-09-15 12:21:24

Innovative Design Promises to Expand Laser Weapon Effectiveness on Fighter Aircraft SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT], in partnership with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) and the University of Notre Dame, has demonstrated the airworthiness of a new beam control turret being developed for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and AFRL to give 360-degree coverage for high-energy laser weapons operating on military...

2014-09-15 12:21:16

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Trucking Associations is taking this week, National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, to honor the 3.2 million professional truck drivers that deliver America's freight safely and securely, every day. "I just wanted to take a moment to say 'Thank you to the 3.2 million professionals, men and women, who safely move products for this country and provide for the quality of life that Americans have come to appreciate," ATA...

2014-09-15 12:21:13

BOSTON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, has commenced an investigation into possible breaches of fiduciary duty by the board of directors of TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. ("TRW" or the "Company") (NYSE: TRW) concerning the proposed acquisition of the Company by ZF Friedrichshafen AG ("ZF"). Under the terms of the proposed transaction, each share of TRW will be cashed out for a...

2014-09-15 12:21:02

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, Germany and LIVONIA, Michigan, September 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - Combined Company With Pro Forma Sales of More Than EUR 30 Billion and 138,000 Employees - Complementary Portfolio of Acknowledged Products and Technologies Benefitting from Megatrends Such as Fuel Efficiency, Increased Safety Requirements and Autonomous Driving - Balanced Regional and Customer Portfolio in Both Volume and Premium...

2014-09-15 12:20:54

Initiative will help market, show customers the benefits of making the switch. NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Iberdrola USA recently signed a commitment agreement with the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) to spend at least five percent of its annual fleet acquisition budget on plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) and equipment. This commitment is the latest step in Iberdrola USA's ongoing strategy to utilize and support alternative-fuel vehicle technology throughout its...

2014-09-15 12:20:53

Dealership provides multiple models for customers SEATTLE, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- There are few names in the automotive industry that so vividly evoke such a strong emotional response as Maserati. The Italian import has made a home in the Pacific Northwest at Maserati of Kirkland and residents in and around the Seattle area are excited by the vehicles offered. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140912/145841 One of the most popular vehicles is the 2014...

2014-09-15 12:20:50

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) successfully tested a new solution for integrated live, virtual and constructive (LVC) training during a flight demonstration at the company's Aeronautics facility in Fort Worth, Texas. During the flight test, a pilot flying in a live F-16 engaged in a synthetic training exercise with a pilot flying as wingman in a ground-based F-16 simulator. Simulated sensor data sent from the ground into the aircraft...

2014-09-15 12:20:43

DALLAS, September 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- RnRMarketResearch.com offers 2014 Market Research Report on Global Auto Glass Industry and 2014 Market Research Report on Global Auto Tyre Industry in its store. The auto glass market report is of 188 pages and the auto tyre industry report is of 500 pages. Both automotive reports published in September 2014 provide in-depth analysis of the auto glass industry and the auto tyre market respectively. The 2014 Market Research...


Latest Transport Reference Libraries

DINA S.A.
2014-06-23 06:49:58

DINA S.A. is a Mexican automotive manufacturer of heavy trucks, specialty trucks, urban buses, armored military vehicles and intercity coaches. The company was founded in 1951 and is owned by the Gomez Flores family located in Ciudad Sahagun, Hidalgo, Mexico. Products manufactured by DINA are distributed to the UK, US, Russia, Iran, Egypt, Syria, Mexico, Nicaragua and other Central and South American countries. The company was founded under the name Diesel Nacional S.A. with an...

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM)
2014-06-23 06:39:08

Vehículos Automotores Mexicanos (VAM) was founded in 1946 under the Willys Mexicana SA name and manufactured automobiles in Mexico until 1989. It originally produced vehicles licensed under Willys-Overland and American Motors Corporation (AMC). In 1963 the company became government controlled so VAM became its own company, transforming from Willys Mexicana through an agreement with AMC and the government. In late 1980 Renault assumed the majority of AMC ownership in VAM and the last...

Alpha Sports
2014-06-23 06:23:23

Alpha Sports (ASP) is a kit car manufacturer from Australia founded in 1962.The original cars produced were based on the Lotus Seven, but over time were redesigned into their own style. ASP cars have also competed in various racing events. In the 1960s Rory Thompson and Ray Lewis built cars based on the Lotus Seven called the “Bacchus Clubman.” Engines used were a BMC B-Series 1500. Later Models were called ASP with their workshop located at Alpha House, Alpha Street, Kensington,...

Holden
2014-06-18 08:33:12

Holden is the shortened name for GM Holden LTD located in Australia. It is an automaker that began in 1856 as a manufacturer of saddles and entered into automobile manufacturing in 1908. In 1931 the company became a subsidiary of GM and was named GM Holden LTD. In 1998 the name was changed to Holden LTD and adopted the name Holden in 2005. On December 11, 2013, Holden announced they will cease production at the end of 2017. Holden produces GM vehicles in Australia along with other brand...

Mastretta
2014-06-18 08:19:49

Mastretta is the shortened name for Mastrettadesign Tecnoidea SA de CV, a Mexican car manufacturer founded in 1987 by Daniel Mastretta. Initially, the company produced a limited amount of kit cars, buses and trucks until 2010 when the in-house MXT was developed. In 1990, Mastretta produced microbuses’ for the metropolitan area as well as buses for the urban area. In 1998 they produced their first kit car built on a Volkswagen frame -- the Unidiserio Mastretta MXA. The engine was a VW...

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