Seth Clevenger

Managing Editor, Features

@sethclevenger

Seth Clevenger is managing editor of features at Transport Topics. He plans, writes and edits news features for Transport Topics’ weekly newspaper, supplemental publications and TTNews.com. 


Business, Technology

Motorola to Sell Enterprise Business to Zebra for $3.45 Billion

Motorola Solutions Inc. has agreed to sell its Enterprise business — including the handheld computers and scanners it offers to the transportation industry — to Zebra Technologies Corp. for $3.45 billion.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
April 21, 2014
Business, Technology

Rand McNally Releases HOS and Navigation Updates

Truck technology supplier Rand McNally said it has released updated mapping and additional hours-of-service features for its in-cab navigation and fleet management devices.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
April 15, 2014
Business

Oshkosh to Lay Off About 760 Workers

Specialty-vehicle manufacturer Oshkosh Corp. said its defense segment plans to cut about 700 hourly jobs in Oshkosh, Wis., starting in June and about 60 salaried positions starting in July.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
April 14, 2014
Business

Mack to Add 100 Workers at Pa. Plant

Mack Trucks confirmed that it plans to add about 100 jobs at its assembly plant in Macungie, Pa., during the next few months to meet rising customer demand.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
April 8, 2014
Business

March Class 8 Truck Orders Rise 24.4%

New Class 8 truck orders continued to grow in March, climbing 24.4% from the same month last year, ACT Research Co. reported.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
April 4, 2014
Business, Logistics

February Trailer Orders Jump 67.6%

February trailer orders jumped 67.6% from a year ago as fleets moved forward with equipment purchasing plans amid tightening capacity and higher freight demand, ACT Research reported.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
March 21, 2014
Special Coverage

Eaton, Cummins Partner on New Diesel, Nat-Gas Powertrain Packages

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Eaton Corp. and Cummins Inc. said they are expanding their powertrain partnership to include new 12-liter diesel and natural-gas combinations, building upon last year’s launch of their 15-liter SmartAdvantage package.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
March 10, 2014
Business, Technology

UShip Integrates with eBay for Larger-Than-Parcel Shipping

Online shipping market operator uShip Inc. said it has reached an agreement with eBay Inc. to incorporate uShip-powered shipping options for eBay categories that frequently involve larger-than-parcel goods heavier than 150 pounds.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
March 10, 2014
Business

February Class 8 Orders Jump 30.2%

New Class 8 truck orders climbed 30.2% in February from a year ago, continuing the trend of strong order activity driven by tight freight capacity and growing confidence in the economy, ACT Research Co. said.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
March 4, 2014
Business

Daimler’s Truck Earnings Nearly Double While Company’s Profit Falls

Daimler AG said fourth-quarter earnings at its global truck division nearly doubled from a year ago, but companywide profit declined.

Seth Clevenger | Managing Editor, Features
February 6, 2014