Equipment http://bulktransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7343/more en Air-Weigh launches new LoadMaxx trailer scale http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/air-weigh-launches-new-loadmaxx-trailer-scale <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Air-Weigh announced the release of the next generation LoadMaxx trailer scale. The new scale combines the best of previous LoadMaxx and Quickload trailer scales into a single trailer scale with two options: LoadMaxx base model, and LoadMaxx with ComLink.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/air-weigh-launches-new-loadmaxx-trailer-scale" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/air-weigh-launches-new-loadmaxx-trailer-scale#comments Cargo Tanks/Trailers News Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:29:00 +0000 53511 at http://bulktransporter.com Volvo’s new VNR regional haul model designed to appeal to tank fleets http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/volvo-s-new-vnr-regional-haul-model-designed-appeal-tank-fleets <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Volvo Trucks North America unveiled today the new Volvo VNR model, a versatile regional haul tractor designed and developed for the modern professional truck driver and the rapidly evolving demands of goods delivery. The new regional haul truck was introduced April 20 during the ExpoCam truck show in Montreal PQ, Canada.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/volvo-s-new-vnr-regional-haul-model-designed-appeal-tank-fleets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/volvo-s-new-vnr-regional-haul-model-designed-appeal-tank-fleets#comments Trucks News Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:32:00 +0000 53431 at http://bulktransporter.com International Truck targets bulk haul with new RH Series http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/international-truck-targets-bulk-haul-new-rh-series <div class="node-body article-body"><p>International Truck launched the International RH Series, its new Class 8 regional haul tractor, powered by the new International A26 12.4L engine and designed to deliver best-in-class uptime, improved visibility, and outstanding fuel economy. The new truck was unveiled April 20 during the ExpoCam truck show in Montreal PQ, Canada.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/international-truck-targets-bulk-haul-new-rh-series" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/international-truck-targets-bulk-haul-new-rh-series#comments Trucks News Fri, 21 Apr 2017 18:03:00 +0000 53421 at http://bulktransporter.com Volvo Trucks previews new VNR regional haul model http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/volvo-trucks-previews-new-vnr-regional-haul-model <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Volvo Trucks North America offered a glimpse of the shape of trucks to come with two preview videos for its new Volvo VNR regional haul model. The new Volvo VNR will make its public debut April 20 at ExpoCam in Montreal PQ, Canada.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/volvo-trucks-previews-new-vnr-regional-haul-model" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/volvo-trucks-previews-new-vnr-regional-haul-model#comments Trucks News Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:17:00 +0000 53401 at http://bulktransporter.com Muncie adds RS6S-P89M Series rear-mount PTO http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/muncie-adds-rs6s-p89m-series-rear-mount-pto <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Muncie Power Products Inc introduces its new RS6S-P89M Series power take-off.</p> <p>A rear mount PTO, the RS6S-P89M power take-off features an integral hydraulic mount for structural support of hydraulic pumps up to 60 pounds without additional transmission support but has a bending moment limit of 29.5 ft/lb maximum.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/muncie-adds-rs6s-p89m-series-rear-mount-pto" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/muncie-adds-rs6s-p89m-series-rear-mount-pto#comments Trucks News Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:07:00 +0000 53361 at http://bulktransporter.com NeoBrake develops lightweight cast iron brake shoe http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/neobrake-develops-lightweight-cast-iron-brake-shoe <div class="node-body article-body"><p>NeoBrake Systems Inc, an early North American heavy-duty brake remanufacturer and formulator of world-class asbestos-free brake linings and pads, has announced a major breakthrough in S-cam foundation brake stopping power and performance with the introduction of Matrix NeoCast, a new lightweight cast iron 4707Q brake shoe.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/neobrake-develops-lightweight-cast-iron-brake-shoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/neobrake-develops-lightweight-cast-iron-brake-shoe#comments Trucks News Mon, 17 Apr 2017 00:05:00 +0000 53351 at http://bulktransporter.com Volvo boosts uptime support for legacy trucks through connectivity partnership http://bulktransporter.com/technology/volvo-boosts-uptime-support-legacy-trucks-through-connectivity-partnership <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Volvo Trucks North America is extending its comprehensive Volvo Trucks Uptime Services to legacy vehicles through the addition of telematics connectivity via partner Geotab, a leading provider of telematics technology. Owners of Volvo legacy vehicles with EPA 2010 or newer Volvo engines will be able to access the same suite of uptime services available for newer model Volvo trucks.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/technology/volvo-boosts-uptime-support-legacy-trucks-through-connectivity-partnership" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/technology/volvo-boosts-uptime-support-legacy-trucks-through-connectivity-partnership#comments Trucks Technology News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 16:01:00 +0000 53311 at http://bulktransporter.com Run on Less roadshow coming in September http://bulktransporter.com/green-trends/run-less-roadshow-coming-september <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Shell, PepsiCo, the North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE), and Carbon War Room (CWR) have announced Run on Less, a first-of-its-kind cross-country roadshow to showcase advancements in fuel efficiency. The event will take place during September 2017.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/green-trends/run-less-roadshow-coming-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/green-trends/run-less-roadshow-coming-september#comments Trucks Green Trends Technology News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 15:58:00 +0000 53301 at http://bulktransporter.com Solimar promotes disk fluidizer/aerator for dry bulkers http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/solimar-promotes-disk-fluidizeraerator-dry-bulkers <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Solimar Pneumatics, Minneapolis MN, a leader in the dry bulk handling and transportation industry, is touting the advantages of fluidizers that promote more efficient discharge of powders from bulk trailers. The company&rsquo;s aerators can be specified when ordering new equipment or retrofitted to existing applications with convenient kits.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/solimar-promotes-disk-fluidizeraerator-dry-bulkers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/cargo-tankstrailers/solimar-promotes-disk-fluidizeraerator-dry-bulkers#comments Cargo Tanks/Trailers News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 15:55:00 +0000 53291 at http://bulktransporter.com Update to international hazmat standards changes rules for cargo tank repairs in Canada http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/update-international-hazmat-standards-changes-rules-cargo-tank-repairs-canada <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Although there is a general freeze on new regulations, the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) was approved to issue<a href="https://www.phmsa.dot.gov/hazmat/phmsa-final-rule-amends-hmr-to-maintain-consistency-with-international-regulations"> HM-215N</a> as a final rule. This rule updates the hazardous materials regulations to reflect changes in various international hazardous materials standards.</p> <p>Called the &ldquo;harmonization rule,&rdquo; it normally does not affect cargo tanks, but this year is different. Section 180.413 has been amended to:</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/update-international-hazmat-standards-changes-rules-cargo-tank-repairs-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/tank-repair/update-international-hazmat-standards-changes-rules-cargo-tank-repairs-canada#comments Tank Repair Regulations News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 15:03:00 +0000 53271 at http://bulktransporter.com