Trucks http://bulktransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7347/more en 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 Eaton, Cummins announce automated transmission joint venture for HD/MD trucks http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/eaton-cummins-announce-automated-transmission-joint-venture-hdmd-trucks <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Eaton and Cummins Inc announced on April 10 an agreement to form a joint venture for automated transmissions for heavy-duty and medium-duty commercial vehicles. The joint venture will be named Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies.</p> <p>Cummins and Eaton will each own 50% of the new joint venture. The formation of the joint venture is subject to regulatory approvals and customary closing conditions. The parties expect the transaction to close in the third quarter of 2017. Cummins will consolidate joint venture results as part of its Components business segment.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/eaton-cummins-announce-automated-transmission-joint-venture-hdmd-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/eaton-cummins-announce-automated-transmission-joint-venture-hdmd-trucks#comments Trucks News Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:55:00 +0000 53261 at http://bulktransporter.com API-licensed CK-4, FA-4 diesel engine oils widely available now http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/api-licensed-ck-4-fa-4-diesel-engine-oils-widely-available-now <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The American Petroleum Institute (API) has licensed approximately 400 CK-4 and more than 60 FA-4 oils submitted by large, medium, and small oil marketers. While already significant, API expects availability to grow substantially over the next few years as more oil marketers add oils meeting the new standards to their product lines to address the needs of a variety of engine technologies&ndash;new and old, and in use both on- and off-highway.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/api-licensed-ck-4-fa-4-diesel-engine-oils-widely-available-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/api-licensed-ck-4-fa-4-diesel-engine-oils-widely-available-now#comments Trucks News Wed, 05 Apr 2017 13:31:00 +0000 53131 at http://bulktransporter.com Paragon launches HydraAIR for tank fleets http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/paragon-launches-hydraair-tank-fleets <div class="node-body article-body"><p>With the introduction of HydraAIR, Paragon Tank Truck Equipment now offers bulk liquid chemical haulers a more efficient means of supplying oil-free air for offloading liquids from tank trailers.</p></div> <p><a href="http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/paragon-launches-hydraair-tank-fleets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://bulktransporter.com/trucks/paragon-launches-hydraair-tank-fleets#comments Trucks News Tue, 04 Apr 2017 19:13:00 +0000 53121 at http://bulktransporter.com