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PHOTOS: ConExpo 2014 Day 3: Tour the tons of trucks at the show

PHOTOS: ConExpo 2014 Day 3: Tour the tons of trucks at...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 07, 2014

It's not a truck show per se, but that doesn't mean ConExpo isn't a show that doesn't love trucks. In ...

ROAD TEST: Natural gas retrofit fuel systems and glider kits reveal interesting hauling possibilities for cost-minded contractors

ROAD TEST: Natural gas retrofit fuel systems and glider...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Feb 04, 2014

The first part of my test drive began westbound on Interstate 80 out of Salt Lake City, on the level ...

How to build out the perfect work truck by taking advantage of dealer spec’ing technologies

How to build out the perfect work truck by taking...

Posted by Staff Report on Nov 01, 2013

Not long ago spec’ing a vocational truck meant going to a dealer, picking from a limited list of wheelbases and ...

Western Star’s 4700SF proves itself on ascent from desert floor

Western Star’s 4700SF proves itself on ascent...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Jan 01, 2013

With the high-rollers still sleeping off the previous night’s excesses, navigating out of Las Vegas early on a Saturday morning ...

Hebe leaves his mark on an industry he loved

Posted by Jack Roberts on Oct 08, 2012

Love him, or hate him, there's no disputing the fact that Jim Hebe has been one of the prime movers ...

Freightliner makes cross-country natural gas haul

Posted by James Jaillet on May 18, 2012

A Cascadia tractor with a 30,000 pound trailer full of waste paper will set out from Long Beach, Calif., bound ...

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Trucks

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 01, 2012

Ready for Natural Gas? LNG and CNG look to be a medium-duty hit – but will they work in Class 8? By ...

Tier 4 rules for gensets and compressors

Tier 4 rules for gensets and compressors

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 05, 2012

As Tier 4 Interim and Final construction equipment continues to roll into the marketplace over the next two years, contractors ...

Daimler Trucks North America recognizes 29 North...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 28, 2011

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has recognized 29 North American manufacturers from the United States, Canada, and Mexico as recipients ...

Freightliner, McNeilus develop bridge formula mixer chassis

Freightliner, McNeilus develop bridge formula mixer...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 18, 2011

Freightliner Trucks has collaborated with McNeilus Companies in the development of a new bridge formula mixer chassis, Freightliner announced ...

Machine Matters

Machine Matters

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Nov 09, 2010

Heavy trucks, Heavy drama 2010 may have been the Year of the Engine in trucks, but 2011 welcomes an old engine ...

Allison, Daimler extend partnership

Posted by on Jun 01, 2010

Allison Transmission and Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) signed a multi-year, long-term extension on a partnership combining Allison's transmissions and ...

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