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Parker Chelsea releases 892 series PTO

Parker Chelsea has introduced the new 892 series PTO, designed to make hydraulic pump installation simpler in oil field exploration ...

New connector product introduced

Phillips Industries has added its Clear Vu and Sta-Dry technologies to the new Window Crimp & Seal connector product. The product is designed to provide ...

Great West Truck Show set for June 9-11

With more than 300,000 square feet of truck-related equipment, products and services, the 2011 Great West Truck Show, held in ...

Cummins Center of Excellence opens in Houston

Cummins Inc. announced the Cummins Oil and Gas Center of Excellence, a business launched to serve the needs of its growing oil and gas customer base. The Houston land-based center is located in a primary hub of engineering and technology for the oil and gas industry, and represents ...

Air Power Systems launches new products

Air Power Systems Company (APSCO, Inc.) recently added the AV-195 and VM-2-X to its existing line of product offerings. The AV-195 is designed to address the needs of vehicles that have electric PTOs or PTO controls installed in a vehicle cab. The AV-195 offers metering hoist control in lower ...

U.S. Truck Sales acquires Chicago International Trucks

One of the largest dealer groups in the Midwest, U.S. Truck Sales, has acquired certain assets of Chicago International Trucks. Dealer Principal Shelby Howard has named Mark Yacobozzi the new president of Chicago International Trucks. Yacobozzi has more than 15 years of experience in the commercial trucking industry, and ...

Osborne to head Navistar’s expansionary business

Navistar, Inc. announced that William H. Osborne has been named vice president of Custom Products. In this role, Osborne will have accountability for Navistar’s Monaco RV and Workhorse business units. Osborne was appointed to Navistar’s board of directors in September 2009 and was a member of the board’s finance ...

MHT Brake & Wheel Ends group developing system solutions

The newly formed Brake and Wheel Ends (BWE) group of Marmon Highway Technologies (MHT) says it is developing system solutions to optimize the performance of brake and wheel end components for the heavy truck and trailer market. BWE is currently comprised of the businesses of Webb Wheel Products Inc., ...

Trojan Battery offers four-year warranty

Trojan Battery Company announced that a four-year warranty is now offered for its TransPower ST1000 starting AGM battery for the commercial transportation markets. “Enhancing the TransPower ST1000 warranty offers transportation markets, such as truck and bus, the confidence of knowing that their Trojan battery is covered by one of ...

Diesel prices rise 2.6 cents to $4.124

Once again, diesel prices managed to pause from their current surge only for a week before heading higher again. After falling by just 0.7 cents a week earlier, the national average retail price of on-highway diesel rose 2.6 cents to $4.124 a gallon during the week ended Monday, ...