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2014-09-18 08:21:09

The DUDAD device promises to revolutionize the way truckers handle loading and unloading; This handy device allows truckers to rest more comfortably during the loading or unloading process, helping them get more sleep before long drives. MOORSEVILLE, N.C., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The DUDAD is a device that audibly rather than visually notifies truck drivers that they are finished being loaded or unloaded. This device enables drivers to sleep longer, saving them valuable time....

2014-09-16 08:20:34

Test rides for the public available for the first time at HTUF Conference in Chicago September 23, 2014 FOSTER CITY, Calif., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Chicago is now home to the first and only all-electric garbage truck in North America. Designed by Motiv Power Systems, the Electric Refuse Vehicle, or ERV, was made possible using Motiv's modular, plug-and-play electric Powertrain Control System (ePCS) technology and in collaboration with Chicago's existing refuse...

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...

2014-09-11 23:13:11

Discount Lift Rentals has the largest fleet of 10,000lbs forklift for rent in Houston area and their rental rates are the cheapest. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) September 11, 2014 Discount Lift Rentals LLC has recently purchased a 10,00-pound forklift in order to expand the capacity of its rental fleet. The new lift is a 2005 Yale GDP100. An incredibly powerful model of forklift, the 2005 Yale GDP100 boasts a 10,000-pound lift capacity, a 35.8-inch maximum lift height, and a 6,654 maximum draw...

2014-09-08 23:03:23

HNTB Corporation and Truck Smart Parking Services Inc. sign agreement following successful initial implementation along Interstate 94 in southwest Michigan. DETROIT (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 The seemingly never-ending problem of finding safe places to park that faces commercial truck drivers and perplexes departments of transportation and frustrates motorists may soon be history with the advent of smart transportation systems that improve safety, efficiency and sustainability. That...

2014-09-05 23:04:30

Top CMMS Software Provider Also Places as Finalist for Golden Bridge Award Center Harbor, NH (PRWEB) September 05, 2014 For the third consecutive year, Inc. magazine has added Smartware Group, producer of the top CMMS software Bigfoot Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) system, to its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000. The 2014 Inc. 500|5000 is an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies according to percentage revenue growth, comparing 2010 to 2013....

2014-08-27 12:20:58

ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Trucking Associations is urging the 29.7 million motorists that are expected to travel on the highways this Labor Day weekend to follow the safety tips from the America's Road Team Captains, a team of professional truck drivers with millions of accident-free miles. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100129/ATALOGO As motorists prepare for their last summer getaway, these safe professional drivers are offering advice on...

2014-08-25 08:21:14

Latest Upgrade Helps Businesses Remain Compliant with Hours of Service (HOS) Regulations DUBLIN and BOSTON, Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fleetmatics Group PLC (NYSE: FLTX), a leading global provider of mobile workforce solutions for service-based businesses of all sizes delivered as software-as-a-service (SaaS), today announced the introduction of a new upgrade for its Fleetmatics REVEAL(TM) product, a business-intelligence based fleet management solution. Most notably, the latest...

food truck phenomenon
2014-08-19 04:48:56

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online More than 4,000 food trucks service US cities with more than 100,000 residents, and according to the researchers behind a recent analysis of the vehicles, the quality of food they offer has increased significantly in recent years. Todd Schifeling, a Ph.D. candidate in sociology at the University of Michigan, and Daphne Demetry of Northwestern University took to Twitter to conduct a de facto census of up-scale food trucks in the...

2014-08-18 23:06:45

Typical delivery trucks have only been able to achieve 7.5 mph. E-Gen™ Breakthrough Technology Offers an Estimated 20 mpg equivalent in 14,500 – 19,500 lb. Medium-Duty Delivery Trucks Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) August 18, 2014 AMP Holding Inc., (OTCBB and OTCQB: AMPD, a medium-duty truck OEM, announced today that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved its WORKHORSE E-GEN™ electric truck that employs an alternatively-fueled 2.4 liter engine as an emergency generator...


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1919 GMC Truck Ad
2014-04-13 09:02:48

GMC is a division of American automaker General Motors (GM) that focuses on trucks and utility vehicles. William C. Durant, the founder of GM purchased the Rapid Motor Vehicle Company in 1909. The same year, Durant purchased the Reliance Motor Car Company. Rapid and Reliance merged in 1911 and GMC was formed in 1912. The first GMC truck went on exhibit in 1912 at the New York International Auto Show. Although 22,000 trucks were produced in 1912, only 372 were contributed by GMC. GM then...

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