August 2023

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Hilltip adds high-capacity electric sprayer to SprayStriker line

Sept. 15, 2023
The company's new series of de-icing sprayers feature electric-driven, high-flow pumps and are available in 12-volt models with a 24-volt kit for greater spray volumes
Buyers Products
Buyers Products Muni Spreader
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SaltDogg PRO Series gets hydraulic versions for big muni units

Sept. 14, 2023
Buyers Products has added two hydraulic units to its SaltDogg PRO Series lineup of salt spreaders. The spreaders are available with a four or six cubic-yard capacity. Independent...
Monroe Truck Equipment
Get ahead of the calendar, and stay ahead, by applying the latest technologies and techniques this coming winter.
What’s in Print

Snow and ice management trends from Monroe Truck Equipment

Sept. 8, 2023
Jim Smith from Monroe Truck Equipment offers tips and tricks to prepare for the winter, whether through new equipment or streamlined company procedures
The AngelWing side underride guard structure, seen here without the aero skirt, has been shown to be effective in protecting passenger car occupants in 40 mph crash tests.

Side underride notice triggers cost-benefit debate

Aug. 21, 2023
NHTSA's recent cost-benefit analysis on side underride guards has proven to be divisive, with stakeholders on all sides claiming the agency's research is flawed. However, they...
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Equipment & Parts

Reefer reconfiguration: TRU tech is evolving—and suppliers aim to help

Aug. 4, 2023
Carrier Transicold, Thermo King execs examine regulation-driven developments with transport refrigeration systems, parts, and technicians in TCA Refrigerated Meeting panel.

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Trailer Dealers

Trucking groups call for support of FET repeal bill—again

July 31, 2023
The bipartisan legislation would immediately reduce the cost of new, cleaner, and safer trucks by 12%, making it easier for fleets to upgrade their equipment, the coalition insists...
Schmitz Cargobull
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Schmitz Cargobull reefer snares sustainability award

July 28, 2023
Trailer manufacturer secures top ‘Technology-Energy’ honors for its all-electric S.KOe Cool refrigerated semi-trailer in German sustainability awards program
Turtleback Trailers
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Adventure trailer builder Turtleback moves to Tennessee

July 28, 2023
By bringing Turtleback Trailers under its leadership, Wil-Ro Inc. aims to combine its manufacturing expertise with Turtleback's overland industry-leading position
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Wabash reports record revenue, income for Q2

July 27, 2023
Execution during the first half of this year already positions 2023 as a record best year in terms of financial achievements as the company expects backlog to support a strong...
Saf Holand Cincinnati Location
Equipment & Parts

SAF-HOLLAND hosts aftermarket leaders in new distribution center

July 26, 2023
The heavy-duty component manufacturer's new center is located in Cincinnati and opened this past month
VIPAR Heavy Duty Family of Companies
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Distributors, Upfitters

VIPAR Heavy Duty Family of Companies to hold 2023 IMPACT Conference

July 26, 2023
The conference will take place October 15-20 in Florida, and feature networking opportunities for new and old participants alike
Dana Incorporated
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Equipment & Parts

Dana expands Spicer Select drivetrain coverage

July 24, 2023
Aftermarket supplier expands line with addition of end yokes, axle shafts, and D/S170 and D/S190 primary gearing coverage
MH Eby Inc.
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Truck Bodies

M.H. Eby to expand Story City facility by 100,000 square feet

July 22, 2023
This latest expansion calls for a $15.4 million capital investment and is expected to create 120 jobs
Lion Electric Co.
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Lion Electric opens largest commercial EV plant in U.S.

July 21, 2023
Dignitaries, customers, media, financial analysts, partners, and team members attended the opening, a daylong event that kicked-off with a press conference and diesel fuel hose...
ACT Research
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Prelim report shows trailer orders slip, cancellations rise: ACT Research

July 21, 2023
With 2024 orderboards just beginning to open, it is 'no surprise' that net orders in June were the lowest they’ve been so far this year—that is simply 'part of the cycle,' suggests...
Power Heavy Duty
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Distributors, Upfitters

Family-owned company joins Power Heavy Duty

July 20, 2023
After transitioning from a career in carpentry, Mike Gaffke of Van Horn Truck Parts has joined Power Heavy Duty's distribution network.
Terex Utilities
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Terex Utilities Service School provides derrick and aerial training

July 20, 2023
Terex Utilites provided technicians and support staff for equipment dealers and utility contractors across the U.S. and Canada with training on digger derricks and aerial devices...
ConMet eMobility
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ConMet eMobility and Penske Logistics unveil zero-emission refrigerated tractor-trailer

July 19, 2023
The two companies used a Freightliner eCascadia electric semi-truck with an nMotion TR 160-45 equipped reefer trailer and have completed over 125 trips
XL Specialized Trailers
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XL Specialized Trailers launches new options for Guardian Trailer

July 19, 2023
The company designed the new Guardian Trailer options to ensure its longevity and expect it to be popular in the western U.S. and Canada, XL Specialized Trailers stated in a release...
Mullen Automotive
Mullen One

Mullen readies EV cargo van for final assembly

July 14, 2023
More than 350 Class 1 vehicles are in preparation to be transferred to Tunica for final assembly
Winter Equipment Co.
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Snow & Ice

Winter Equipment unveils new product finder

July 13, 2023
The new product finder allows customers to filter their results by brand, plow, usage, or equipment before displaying the items available
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Behind the panel: Fiberglass expert aids Maxi-Cube construction

July 13, 2023
MaxiTrans’ refrigerated trailers protect fresh and frozen goods from the searing heat of the Australian Outback thanks to people like production supervisor Gavin Lewis
HDA Truck Pride
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Distributors, Upfitters

HDA Truck Pride adds Texas-based distributor

July 13, 2023
Located off Highway 35, a major trucking corridor, Truck Parts Direct is well positioned to service the expanding San Antonio market
Winter Equipment
Winter Equipment Road Maxx
Equipment & Parts

Winter Equipment highlights the RoadMAXX System

April 3, 2023
DOT-rated, Winter Equipment’s RoadMAXX is best used on concrete, chip-seal asphalt and gravel roads, according to the manufacturer