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Business, Equipment

Cummins to Acquire Silicon Valley’s Efficient Drivetrains

Cummins Inc. announced it is acquiring Silicon Valley-based Efficient Drivetrains Inc., which designs and produces hybrid and fully-electric power solutions for commercial markets.

July 3, 2018
Business

FleetPride Adds Location In Colorado

Heavy-duty aftermarket distributor FleetPride Inc. added a location in Montrose, Colo., and the location’s grand opening in November attracted 80 customers from the local market and more than a dozen FleetPride vendors.

November 27, 2017
Business, Technology, Equipment

Bendix Aftermarket Air Dryer Uses Recycled Desiccant

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems announced that its new aftermarket Bendix GC spin-on style air dryer cartridge is using recycled desiccant and will be available Aug. 20.

August 11, 2017
Safety

ATRI Produces First Findings for Younger Driver Assessment Tool

driver Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg News

The American Transportation Research Institute has released preliminary findings on a tool assessing whether young people’s characteristics could indicate if they would make good truck drivers.

August 9, 2017
Business

UPS Commemorates 110th Anniversary

UPS Tim Boyle/Bloomberg News

UPS Inc. celebrated its 110-year anniversary Aug. 2 in Seattle’s Waterfall Garden Park, a bit ahead of the actual day, and the city honored the parcel delivery service by declaring Aug. 28 “UPS Day."

August 7, 2017