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2014-02-25 16:20:55

Allison 9800 OFS transmissions deliver superior performance and reliability for fracturing and pressure pumping applications with a 2600 hp rating INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) has introduced a new product line engineered to meet the evolving demands of the global energy market. A leading provider of fully automatic transmissions in the oil and gas industry for more than 60 years, Allison unveiled the 9800 Oil Field Series...

2014-02-25 12:21:07

READING, Pa., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Penske Used Trucks today announced it has opened a commercial truck dealership in Torrance, Calif., where it will sell used light-, medium- and heavy-duty trucks, trailers and related equipment. The used truck dealership is located at 20425 S. Hamilton Ave. and sits on nearly 5 acres. For local sales inquiries call 1-855-624-2272. The center is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. (Logo:...

2014-02-25 12:21:01

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations announced it is seeking nominations for professional truck drivers to serve on the 2015-2016 America's Road Team. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) "America's Road Team are great ambassadors for our industry," said ATA President and CEO Bill Graves. "They have represented all segments of trucking and every region of the country and I look forward to this new team...

2014-02-25 12:20:37

WASHINGTON, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has ordered Atlanta-based STSC Transportation Services, Inc., USDOT No. 2350604, to immediately cease all passenger transportation operations after finding that the company was endangering the traveling public by failing to ensure the safety of its vehicles and drivers. Although the company is registered in Atlanta, Georgia, the company operates...

2014-02-21 12:20:32

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Phil Byrd, chairman of American Trucking Associations and president and CEO of Bulldog Hiway Express, will be the featured speaker for ATA's Technology & Maintenance Council's 2014 Annual Meeting, to be held March 10-13 in Nashville, Tenn. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) "TMC represents an important part of ATA and our industry - the suppliers, fleet managers and technicians that keep our nation's trucks...

2014-02-21 12:20:21

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations is pleased to announce it is renaming DDC FPO (http://www.ddcfpo.com/) to the ATA Featured Product program for a second consecutive year. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) "The trucking industry is supported by a diverse and strong allied community," said ATA President and CEO Bill Graves. "Companies like DDC FPO help the carrier members of ATA move America's...

2014-02-20 12:21:04

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- American Trucking Associations' Technology & Maintenance Council is accepting applications for its 2014 scholarship programs available for diesel technician studies at WyoTech, the University of Northwestern Ohio, and Lincoln Technical Institute/Lincoln College of Technology/Nashville Auto Diesel College. The scholarships, administered by TMC's Professional Technician Development Committee, are part of the council's effort...

2014-02-20 08:21:13

CHARLESTON, S.C., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) has named Jim Schacht General Manager for the Commercial Marine Business. Working in close cooperation with the Cummins distributor network, Schacht will be responsible for all commercial marine business activities for the Engine Business Unit (EBU) globally, including business development and support. He will be located in Columbus, Indiana and will report directly to Ed Pence, Vice President of the High...

2014-02-19 23:01:13

Dallas truck accident lawyer Jeff Rasansky discusses the effectiveness of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's CSA program in response to the GAO report released this month. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, also known as the FMCSA, launched a program seeking to change the face of safety as it relates to trucks. The Compliance, Safety and Accountability Program was established to...

2014-02-19 12:21:59

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Trucking Associations' advanced seasonally adjusted For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index decreased 4.3% in January, after edging 0.8% lower in December. In January, the index equaled 124.4 (2000=100) versus 130.0 in December. The all-time high was in November 2013 (131.0). Compared with January 2013, the SA index increased 1.2%. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100129/ATALOGO) The not seasonally adjusted index,...