Month: October 2019

SAF-Holland’s new SMAR-te TPMS technology dynamically adusts tire pressures based on actual trailer axle loads.  Photo: SAF-Holland Atlanta – SAF Holland took advantage of the 2019 North American Commercial Vehicle Show to formally introduce its new CEO Kent Jones, a industry veteran with more than 25 years’ experience in the trucking industry. The company also launched
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Daimler Trucks North America is recalling more than 2,500 Western Star trucks and a small number of Freightliner Cascadias over issues with the sleeper door and ABS indicator light, respectively. Two recalls announced recently by Daimler Trucks North America affect more than 2,500 Western Star trucks for a potential sleeper door issue and approximately 12
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The interstate transportation of industrial hemp is now legal following the publication of an interim final rule by the United States Department of Agriculture on Thursday. Truck drivers have recently been caught in the weeds with legal battles over hemp transportation. In December 2018, President Donald Trump signed into law the Agricultural Improvement Act of
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The deadline to nominate drivers for two major awards draws near.  The Truckload Carriers Association and Truckers News seek the Company Driver of the Year. Our sister publication, Overdrive partners with TCA to locate the Owner-Operator of the Year. Nominations for both may be made online between now and Nov. 15. Danny Smith was Company
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According to Bendix, its new AD-HF product represents “the next evolution of full-function air dryer technology.” Photo courtesy Bendix Bendix spilled out a cornucopia of new product announcements during an Oct. 30 press briefing at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show. The product developments discussed ranged from air dryers and advanced safety systems to diagnostic
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The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Monday, Oct. 28, issued a regional emergency declaration in response to the wildfires in California. This comes after Gov. Gavin Newsom issued a statewide state of emergency Sunday, Oct. 27. The FMCSA said its action grants regulatory relief to commercial motor vehicle operators who provide direct assistance for emergency
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FMCSA has issued a Regional Emergency Declaration for the State of California in response to widespread wildfires and… Posted by Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 Multiple wildfires across California have prompted the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to suspend certain regulations for truck drivers providing direct assistance to the state, including
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During a five-day enforcement blitz in August, officials in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico inspected more than 9,200 commercial motor vehicles carrying dangerous goods or hazardous materials and identified 683 violations serious enough to receive out-of-service orders. A total of 9,259 inspections were part of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s Transportation of Dangerous Goods/Hazardous Materials
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The Nitro ThermoTech concept trailer shown by Hyundai Translead at the 2019 NACV Show features a hydrogen-powered refrigeration unit that emits no noise or harmful exhaust gases into the atmosphere. Image: Hyundai Translead While Hyundai’s Neptune 6 hydrogen concept truck was attracting all the crowds at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta (NACV),
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Roadtest of the Scania S500 Highline. BIGtruck tested this Scania on the test route through the Belgian Ardennes. Like our channel? Please subscribe! Want to read the whole story? Click here: http://magazine.bigtruck.nl/07-2017#!/bigtruck-online-magazine-juli-2017-editie-7-bigtruck-roadtest-scania-s500-highline
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Navistar unveiled this prototype battery-electric version of its medium-duty International MV truck. A regular production eMV model is slated to come on the market in 2021. Photos: David Cullen With a wrapped vehicle teasingly on display, Navistar drew a standing-room-only crowd for its Oct. 28 press conference at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show Attendees
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Trucking news and briefs for Monday, Oct. 28, 2019: Swift lays off 56 workers in warehouse closureSwift Logistics, a branch of mega-carrier Swift Transportation and the Swift-Knight conglomerate,  informed the state of Pennsylvania last week it is closing a warehouse facility in York, Pennsylvania, and will lay off 56 employees. The company filed a WARN
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