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The enhanced Detroit DD15 Gen 5 engine is helping Schneider, a premier provider of trucking, intermodal and logistics services achieve fuel efficiency gains and meet sustainability initiatives. Schneider has been working with Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) through the development and running of Freightliner's Cascadia equipped with the DD15 Gen 5 engines in high-mileage operations. Through early tests, Schneider has...
Daimler Trucks North America announced the 55 recipients of its 2019 Masters of Quality Supplier award. The award honors the top components and services suppliers to Freightliner and Western Star trucks. The annual program recognizes outstanding suppliers that have received high scores based on their quality, delivery, technology, and cost performance as measured on a Balanced Scorecard basis. These suppliers...
"Electric Island" planned to feature charging for commercial electric vehicles up to four times the speed of today's chargers, energy storage, and generation and technology showcase Portland General Electric and Daimler Trucks North America announced the co-development of "Electric Island," a large public charging site for medium- and heavy-duty electric commercial vehicles expected to be the first of its kind...
Daimler Trucks North America's Mount Holly (N.C.) Truck Manufacturing plant recently marked two milestones, its 41st anniversary and the production of its 700,000th truck. The truck, an M2 106 extended cab, was presented to Miller Industries. Miller Industries is a leading manufacturer of towing and recovery equipment based in Ooltewah, Tenn., and has been a Freightliner customer for more than 24...
Accenture and Microsoft are collaborating with CNH Industrial to help the capital goods company enhance its digital capabilities and develop “smart” connected products and services. Farmer Watching A Digital Tablet At Work. Courtesy of: CNH Industrial The program is an integral part of CNH Industrial’s digital transformation initiative, which is designed to help the company grow topline revenue, build a digitally...
The recent signing of binding agreements to form a strategic alliance between Isuzu Motors Limited and the Volvo Group, set to build a long-term and industrious relationship, has been welcomed by Isuzu Australia Limited (IAL). Isuzu Australia Welcomes the Strategic Alliance between its Motors Limited Division and Volvo Group. Source: Isuzu Trucks Australia Melding the strengths of both global commercial vehicle...
A purpose-built logger, the Tigercat 865 will offer many advantages over excavator conversions, including better service access, stronger swing torque and superior operator visibility. The Tigercat FPT N67 engine delivers 165 kW (221 hp) at 1,900 rpm. The 865 loggers can be configured as a loader with boom options for various grapple types, or as a high capacity processor, capable...
Claas of America announces that Ray Ochsner has decided to join its management team as Vice President – Retail. A veteran leader in the agricultural industry, Ochsner will report to President Claas Global Sales – Americas, Leif Magnusson, on October 30. Ochsner comes to Claas North America with an extensive background in executive retail management. He has gained a reputation...
Aking place exclusively online from 9–10 March 2021, Hillhead Digital will combine a multi-stream conference with an innovative exhibition platform that will allow the industry to connect and engage like never before. Source: Hillhead Digital ‘New Horizons – Building the Recovery’ will feature 40 free-to-attend seminars and panel sessions providing invaluable insights into the key themes that will shape and transform...
Väderstad is preparing for its upcoming CEO succession. In February 2022, Henrik Gilstring will take over as President and CEO. Henrik represents the third generation of the owner's family and is currently part of Group Management. Continuity, sustainability, and innovation have served as important guiding principles for Väderstad since the company’s inception almost 60 years ago. The company’s Board of...