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2014-07-25 12:21:32

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Research Report on "China Heavy Truck Industry Report, 2014-2017" to its store. DALLAS, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In the heavy truck industry, the demand mainly comes from infrastructure construction and transportation, and sales volume is to a large extent influenced by macro economy and industrial policies. After the downturn in 2011-2012, China heavy truck industry resumed growth in 2013 thanks to logistics demand and national IV...

2014-07-25 08:20:36

NORTH BERGEN, New Jersey, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Where are all the truck drivers? This is a commonly asked question that perplexes operational managers and recruitment officers alike as thousands of drivers retire every year with very little of the new generation coming forth to fill those vacant trucks. Transportation leaders are aware that without a revolving door of drivers, organizations cannot meet customer demands, which ultimately affects consumers who...

2014-07-24 20:20:26

SAN DIEGO, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Knutson of the national plaintiff's law firm Finkelstein & Krinsk, the first to file a class action lawsuit against Navistar, Inc., on behalf of Washington/California trucker client Par 4, affirms the intent to recover all losses suffered by trucking companies resulting from their purchasing or leasing Navistar truck models 2008-2013 equipped with Navistar's MaxxForce Advanced EGR diesel engines. The MaxxForce engines contain a...

2014-07-24 12:29:29

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cal/OSHA cited warehousing and logistics company National Distribution Center LP (doing business as NFI) $308,435 in proposed penalties on Monday for not providing employees with foot protection--a safety violation for which the company was previously cited in 2012 and has failed to abate, despite its obligation to do so. "Prevention is vital to limiting accidents in warehouses where hazards are magnified by the size of...

2014-07-23 20:20:42

TRUSSVILLE, Ala., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Fontaine Fifth Wheel Group has expanded to include Fontaine Coupling Solutions, a new company dedicated to the terminal tractor (yard truck) market. Terry Mennen, who has served as a vice president for Fontaine Fifth Wheel since 2007, has been named president of the new operating company. Other Fontaine veterans on the management team include Robbie Laney, director of sales, and Steven Alldredge, product manager. Photo -...

2014-07-22 12:22:03

DUBLIN, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Forklift Trucks Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 A forklift truck, also known as fork truck, lift truck, or forklift, is widely used to lift and move materials within a warehouse or for loading and unloading trucks. They form an essential part of the supply chain market. Forklifts have a lifting capacity of up to 48 tons and up to...

2014-07-18 23:02:09

GTG Technology Group, LLC (GTG), leading transportation software provider, recently published their first white paper. The white paper introduces readers to facts about the E-Log Mandate, the benefits and impact of the bill passed by United States Congress, as well as the capabilities of the E-Log devices. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 Truck drivers, company managers, and individuals traveling on the interstate will benefit from the E-Log Mandate. The E-Log mandate was developed by...

2014-07-17 20:20:32

Pegasus Legal Funding offers assistance to victims of trucking accidents NEW YORK, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tracy Morgan isn't taking the accident he endured last month lightly. The comedian and several other passengers were severely injured and fellow comedian James McNair was killed, when an allegedly drowsy Walmart truck driver crashed into Morgan's limousine on the New Jersey Turnpike. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140123/NY51061LOGO Morgan and three other...

2014-07-15 16:22:05

Deadly Highway Accidents Can Be Prevented When Drivers Adhere to Current Hours of Service Regulations WASHINGTON, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Teamsters Union today called for a renewed commitment by Congress to protect the driving public by keeping current hours of service rules in place to help prevent tragedies that are the result of driver fatigue. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100127/IBTLOGO Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan has filed a lawsuit against...

2014-07-15 08:20:38

New engines provide up to eight percent fuel economy improvement in International DuraStar and WorkStar trucks LISLE, Ill., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Navistar, Inc. announced today that it has started customer shipments of its first International(®) DuraStar(®) and International(®) WorkStar(®) vehicles with the company's 9- and 10-liter engines with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) emissions technology. The company's internal testing shows these products are delivering up...


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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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