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2014-04-02 20:20:06

Illinois-based trucking company declared to be an imminent hazard to public safety WASHINGTON, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) has ordered DND International, Inc., USDOT No. 1434005, to immediately shut down after declaring the Naperville, Illinois-based trucking company to be an imminent hazard to public safety. FMCSA investigators found the carrier had committed widespread, serious...

2014-03-31 23:23:05

Branching out yet again to another new industry, Prestige Food Trucks has struck a deal to build a new food truck to serve up their fare to oil workers and executives while on-site, saving time, money, and boosting performance. Orlando, Fl (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Prestige Food Trucks knows the value of having an on-site mobile food truck at construction sites, and Bogey’s Bar and Grill has jumped on board to bring the value-added benefits that only a food truck can provide. Bogey’s...

2014-03-31 16:20:18

LINCOLN, Neb., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- I-80 Self Storage, located at 1930 Fletcher Ave., recently added U-Haul truck and trailer rentals to the self-storage business, which is conveniently accessible from I-80, Highway 34, and Highway 77. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140331/LA94423 AddingU-Haul truck rentals is one of the most convenient features I-80 Self Storage offers. The entire storage process is streamlined by providing everything you need all at one location, including...

2014-03-27 08:22:54

LOUISVILLE, Ky., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 2014 Mid-America Trucking Show this week, Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) will exhibit a wide range of drivetrain and engine technologies that help make commercial vehicles more fuel-efficient, reliable, productive, and cost-effective over the long term. Dana will showcase numerous offerings for commercial vehicles in booth 30455, including: -- new, lighter weight Spicer(®) steer axles that provide improved braking...

2014-03-26 08:20:26

Products on display include ATD 2014 Heavy-Duty Commercial Truck of the Year, OnCommand Connection remote diagnostics LOUISVILLE, Ky., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Navistar, Inc. is showcasing its full Class 8 vehicle portfolio with a blend of MaxxForce(®) and Cummins engines this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. The company's International(®) ProStar(®) with Cummins ISX15 engine, which was bestowed the American Truck Dealers (ATD) 2014 Heavy-Duty...

2014-03-25 23:00:50

Nearly 4,000 people die nationwide each year in crashes involving large commercial trucks or buses. Many of those people are young, inexperienced drivers who don’t understand the dangers they and their passengers face every day on the road. College Station, Texas (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Federal officials, law enforcement and teen driving safety advocates are joining forces to help young drivers share the roadways more safely with large trucks. The Teens in the Driver Seat program,...

2014-03-24 23:03:50

CertifyMe recently announced the top locations for U.S. forklift drivers to work and live in. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 CertfyMe.net, a leading online forklift training company, recently announced the top locations for U.S. forklift drivers. CertifyMe already enjoys a well-earned reputation in the forklift training industry, and their rollout of potential market-related job opportunities for forklift drivers further advances the company’s overall mission, vision and purpose....

2014-03-21 23:00:33

Flow-Rite Inc. (http://www.flowrite.ca), a North American supplier of industrial storage systems, warehouse shelving, new and used pallet rack systems and equipment, has added a forklift safety tips article to their website. Burlington, Ontario (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 Flow-Rite Inc. (http://www.flowrite.ca), a North American supplier of industrial storage systems, warehouse racking, new and used shelving systems and equipment, has worked with companies to equip and operate safe and...

2014-03-18 12:21:21

Herb Schmidt Brings Industry Knowledge and Strategic Insight to Commercial Freight Online Marketplace Leader SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Post.Bid.Ship., the leading online marketplace for the commercial freight industry, announces the appointment of Herb Schmidt, retired president of Con-way Truckload, to its Board of Directors. As Post.Bid.Ship. continues to gain traction within the $740 billion B2B commercial freight industry, this appointment is a significant...

2014-03-14 12:30:40

DUBLIN, Mar. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2xcqz4/hopper_bottom ) has announced the addition of the "Hopper Bottom Grain Trailer Manufacturing in North America: Market Size, Shares & Analysis" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) This report examines the business of hopper bottom grain trailer manufacture in North America. While grain is also sometimes transported in commodity...


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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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