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With the pipeline of projects underway or planned in the Middle East comes heightened pressure to ensure worker safety. Firms need to remain vigilant at all times, whilst ensuring training programmes...read more
Sweden's Volvo, the world's second-largest maker of trucks, said that it was setting aside €400-million to cover a potential antitrust fine from the European Union.Last week, the European...read more
The Volvo FL, Volvo Trucks' specialist in city distribution, is about to become even more productive. The compact 5-litre engine for Euro 6 is offered to the 14 and 16 tonne variants and releases 200...read more
The Michelin Tweel is an airless radial tyre comprising a rigid hub connected to a shear beam by means of flexible, deformable polyurethane spokes, all functioning as a single unit.Unlike...read more
John Deere has marked a manufacturing milestone with the completion of its one millionth tractor built at the John Deere - Augusta factory in Grovetown, GA. The millionth unit, a 5100M model, was...read more
There's high demand for people who can fix the machinery that runs Nebraska's number one industry.Instructors at Central Community College in Hastings said their Diesel Technology Program has grown...read more
Kenworth adds new cabover options for more customization
Kenworth has announced three new options for its medium-duty cabover models that will increase the number of body options for customers, it said.The options for the Kenworth K270 and K370 cabovers...
DETROIT ASSURANCE: ITS CAPABILITIES ARE NOT NEW, BUT IS IT BETTER?
From Daimler Trucks North America comes Detroit Assurance, a suite of active safety systems that are Daimler-designed and fully integrated into Freightliner trucks with Detroit engines. This system...
Mack Trucks Launches Dealer Technician Competition
Mack Trucks recently launched a new skill contest open to technicians in its dealer network called the Mack Masters Competition. There will be 991 participants making up 263 teams in a competition of...