Cargo Tanks/Trailers en New FlowBelow trailer AeroKit, tractor AeroFender devices showcased at TMC <div class="node-body article-body"><p>During the 2017 Technology &amp; Maintenance Council Annual Meeting and Transportation Technology Exhibition, FlowBelow Aero Inc showed two of its newest technology products to complement the company&rsquo;s flagship fuel-saving Tractor AeroKit device.</p> <p>The tractor-mounted AeroFender is a patented aerodynamic replacement for standard (non-aerodynamic) quarter fenders. The device is installed in front of the forward-most drive wheels of single-axle and tandem-axle tractors and helps to direct airflow past the tractor drive wheels.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers Trucks Green Trends News Wed, 15 Mar 2017 15:20:00 +0000 52831 at SAF-HOLLAND introduces new CBX23 AeroBeam suspension, yard tractor fifthwheel <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Tank fleets are among the trucking operations targeted for the new SAF-Holland CBX23 AeroBeam Fixed Frame Air Suspension. The CBX23 AeroBeam was introduced during the Technology &amp; Maintenance Council annual conference in Nashville TN.</p> <p>The CBX23 AeroBeam is now the lightest weight air suspension in the industry, providing the optimal balance of strength and weight for ultimate performance in standard duty applications including flatbed and tanker trailer operations.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers Trucks News Tue, 07 Mar 2017 16:50:00 +0000 52731 at Blackmer launches NGH100 Series of oil-free reciprocating gas compressors for oilfield applications <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Blackmer, part of PSG, a Dover company and a global leader in positive displacement, regenerative turbine and centrifugal pump, and reciprocating compressor technologies, has introduced its new NGH100 Series Horizontal Oil-Free Reciprocating Gas Compressors. NGH100 compressors have been designed to optimize operational capabilities in a wide variety of critical oilfield production operations, including wellhead transfer, artificial lift, and vapor recovery.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers Transloading News Tue, 07 Mar 2017 02:27:00 +0000 52651 at Eaton upgrades Advantage clutches <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Eaton has upgraded its line of Advantage Series heavy-duty clutches that improve durability, reduce vibrations, and enhanced shifting across a range of torque ratings up to 2,250 lbs.-ft.</p> <p>OEM production is scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2017 with aftermarket production beginning in the third quarter.</p> <p>Highlights of the list of enhancements include:</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers Trucks News Fri, 03 Mar 2017 18:38:00 +0000 52391 at Meritor expands line of king pin kits <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Meritor (NYSE: <strong>MTOR</strong>) announced today at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week 2017 that it has expanded the FastSet King Pin Kit product line to now offer 45 no-ream kits that provide fleets with a faster solution for aftermarket king pin replacement.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers Trucks Fri, 03 Mar 2017 18:35:00 +0000 52381 at Velociti Inc, Meritor partner on automatic tire inflation system retrofit effort <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Velociti Inc and Meritor are partnering to retrofit existing trailers with the Meritor Tire Inflation System (MTIS) by PSI. Velociti is offering deferred billing in combination with an extended payment plan that effectively utilizes the savings generated by the tire inflation system to pay for the solution.</p> <p>This turnkey solution offers ATIS hardware, retrofit installation, and 24/7 remote monitoring/event reporting via telematics integration.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers News Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:08:00 +0000 52611 at Truck-Lite reveals Road Ready trailer telematics at TMC <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Truck-Lite Co LLC, a leader in heavy-duty lighting and visibility systems, has announced its debut into the telematics market with the Road Ready trailer monitoring and communication system.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers Technology News Wed, 01 Mar 2017 16:03:00 +0000 52591 at Ridewell introduces new air-ride single-point suspension <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Ridewell Suspensions has released the first model of its air-ride single point suspensions in the new RAR-254. The air-ride single-point suspension leverages proven components of the popular model RAR-266 suspension to provide the smoothness of an air-ride suspension with the advantages of a single point, pedestal mount suspension.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers News Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:15:00 +0000 52531 at Heil launches line of Fleet Duty lightweight petroleum trailers <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Heil Trailer International has launched its brand-new Fleet Duty frameless petroleum trailer at the Western Petroleum Marketers Association (WPMA) convention February 21-23 in Las Vegas NV. The optimized trailer offers reduced weights of 800 to 1,100 pounds and delivers the same durability that Heil Trailer models have been known for throughout the industry.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers News Tue, 28 Feb 2017 17:03:00 +0000 52501 at Tremcar designs in greater flexibility for milk transport tanks <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Tremcar has designed new features into its standard farm pick up tanks to offer greater operational flexibility.</p> <p>Imagine using a two-compartment farm pick up tank as a direct load tank. Or imagine using a transport tank as a farm pick up. Imagine not having to climb up on the tanker every time you load.</p></div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cargo Tanks/Trailers News Tue, 28 Feb 2017 16:59:00 +0000 52491 at