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2014-09-22 08:21:23

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, 134 truck technicians began their quest to be named Grand Champion at the 10th annual TMCSuperTech, held here at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO The National Technician Skills Competition is being held this week in conjunction with American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council 2014 Fall Meeting. "We started TMCSuperTech 10 years...

2014-09-19 23:04:00

Equipment leasing and market place LeaseQ announced that the truck rental industry in the U.S is gaining traction and although this may appear to be a negative for the equipment leasing industry, this recent news will in fact, have a positive impact on the truck leasing industry. Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 19, 2014 Recent financial data reveled that private companies in the freight trucking industry increased their sales by 7% in the last quarter of 2014. New data like this from the...

2014-09-18 12:21:58

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) today launched a new compendium of sustainable freight practices on its website, www.atri-online.org. The compendium identifies a number of sustainable practices being used by the trucking industry ranging from driver training, idle reduction and speed management to vehicle aerodynamics, tires and engine systems. In addition to identifying sustainable practices, the...

2014-09-16 12:21:21

ARLINGTON, Va., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- This week, American Trucking Associations' America's Road Team and Share the Road professional drivers will be participating in AAA Mid-Atlantic's IDrive program to educate young drivers on the importance of highway safety, particular around trucks. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO "Safety is the trucking industry's most important value," said ATA President and CEO Bill Graves. "We're always happy for events like...

2014-09-16 12:20:46

The company has the most robust customer support infrastructure and offers the widest range of heavy-duty truck engines in the market MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on Frost & Sullivan's independent research surveying heavy-duty fleet, safety, maintenance, and service managers in the United States (US), Cummins Inc. emerged as the overall best heavy-duty truck engine supplier. While 49 percent of the respondents chose Cummins, its closest competitor captured...

2014-09-15 16:21:24

Adds engine and power system distribution to complement existing truck distribution business BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penske Automotive Group, Inc. (NYSE: PAG), an international transportation services company, announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire MTU Detroit Diesel Australia ("MTU-DDA"), a leading distributor of the world's finest diesel and gas engines and power systems, operating across the on- and off-highway markets in...

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...

2014-09-12 12:20:34

- Celebration coincides with American Trucking Associations' 'Trucking Moves America Forward' campaign FORT SMITH, Ark., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ABF Freight(SM), an ArcBest company, is celebrating National Truck Driver Appreciation Week, September 14-20, 2014, with a system-wide campaign honoring both The Skill & The Will(SM) demonstrated by its employees and the fundamental role of transportation industry employees in building and sustaining economic growth. "This...

2014-09-08 16:20:52

EnerDel's Lithium-ion ESS Vigor+ pack is 'Buy American' compliant and now fully approved as Allison support equipment INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EnerDel and Allison Transmission (NYSE: ALSN) have entered into a strategic relationship naming the battery manufacturer's PP320-689-LP Vigor+ pack as approved Allison support equipment. EnerDel is a leading supplier of advanced lithium-ion batteries and ESS for heavy-duty transportation and hybrid power applications....

2014-09-08 16:20:50

INDIANAPOLIS, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) the largest global provider of commercial duty fully-automatic transmissions, today announced that Fred Bohley, Executive Director, Finance, Business Planning and Investor Relations will present at the INVEST Indiana Equity Conference - Indianapolis on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 9:25 a.m. EDT. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120702/DE33547LOGO The specific presentation time as...


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