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Lytx brings DriveCam programme to US

August 14, 2014
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US company Lytx,  a global leader in delivering video-based driver safety and compliance solutions, announced today that Lytx is a sponsor of the US National Truck Driving Championships, which will take place on August 14-16 at the David Lawrence Convention Centre in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 

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Peerless Beverage chooses DriveCam

June 17, 2014
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Peerless Beverage, a major US beer distributor has chosen the the DriveCam® Programme to deliver diver safety and compliance solutions. Confident that the DriveCam® Programme would meet their needs based on references from other distributors, Peerless Beverage skipped the trial phase and deployed the DriveCam Programme throughout its entire fleet

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New time-based user charge a step closer

September 4, 2013
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A new time-based user charge for all heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) using the UK road network from April 2014 is a step closer to delivery following the appointment today of Northgate Public Services to develop and operate the foreign operator payment system for the HGV road user levy. The foreign operator payment system will enable…

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Volvo Truck focuses on alternative fuels

June 10, 2013
Volvo DME

Volvo Trucks is taking another important step forward with vehicles running on alternative fuels. Within a couple of years, trucks running on DME – an energy-efficient fuel with low environmental impact – will be introduced in the North American market.

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Cummins Euro 6 engines tested down to –29C

May 1, 2013
Cummins Euro 6 engines tested down to –29C

As part of a three-year development programme, Cummins’ Euro 6 ISB engines have successfully completed cold climate testing in Sweden and Norway. Engineers carried out 6,000 kms of product validation in extreme vehicle operating conditions, with ambient temperatures down to -29C.

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Hoyer continues Russian expansion

April 16, 2013

Hoyer is continuing to invest in the Russian market and is once again exhibiting its wares at TransRussia, the leading fair for the region.

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DAF launches new Euro 6 LF and CF Series

April 10, 2013
DAF launches new Euro 6 LF and CF Series

DAF Trucks has launched the new Euro 6 LF and CF models and the new Euro 6 PACCAR MX-11engine at the Commercial Vehicle Show in Birmingham.

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Volvo and Shell in global gas agreement

March 27, 2013

Volvo Trucks and Shell have agreed to co-operate globally on the introduction of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) as a fuel for commercial heavy duty trucks. Based on Volvo’s new MethaneDiesel concept – whereby LNG can be used in diesel engines – and Shell’s LNG expertise and infrastructure investments, the two companies will co-ordinate their activities…

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World premiere of new Volvo FMX at Bauma

March 26, 2013
New FMX

The world premiere of the new Volvo FMX will take place at the Bauma exhibition in Munich on Monday April 15th, Volvo Trucks will pull the wraps off the truck, which it claims takes efficient construction operations to an entirely new dimension.

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Kenworth launches new T880 vocational truck

March 25, 2013
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Kenworth has launched its new T880 vocational truck at the annual Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Kentucky.

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SuperTruck delivers massive increase in fuel economy

March 20, 2013
SuperTruck delivers massive increase in fuel economy

Cummins Inc. and Peterbilt Motors Company, a division of PACCAR has released test results today showing their demonstration tractor-trailer achieved a 54 percent increase in fuel economy, averaging nearly 10 miles per gallon (mpg) under real world driving conditions.

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SAF suspension system helps move oil rig

March 6, 2013
SAF suspension system helps move oil rig

Moving 100 tons of oil rig equipment requires specialist vehicles with outstanding axles. The Macro Group in Ghana were recommended to contact Andover Trailers in the UK to supply a suitable low bed trailer for moving heavy components from the port at Takoradi, to a distribution point 30 kilometres inland and back again to the…

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