More than 1,230 employees will be added to the company's manufacturing and administrative payroll in three locations.
Two big parts of the trucking industry are bouncing back very strong and getting the attention of financial media outside of trucking.
Daimler Trucks North America, based in Portland, Ore., offers commercial truck operators the option to receive e-mail notifications of offers containing savings on commonly-used parts, service and preventive maintenance repairs.
Daimler Trucks North America, based in Redford, Mich., ranked highest in satisfaction among drivers of trucks with heavy-duty engines.
DTNA has enough new orders to fill its production schedule through the first half of 2010, the company said.
Daimler Trucks North America partnered with Cleaire Advanced Emission Controls to be the exclusive North American provider of Cleaire retrofit emission control systems.
Cummins, Daimler North America and Navistar will receive $115 million in fuel efficiency projects.
Freight stabilization is a reflection of the recession coming to an end, analysts said.
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