Industry briefs

Volvo launches used trucks program, online search tool

| September 19, 2014

Volvo Trucks has launched its Volvo Premium Certified used trucks program and online Used Truck Search tool to help simplify finding fully inspected used Volvo models.

Optronics spotlights revamped website

| September 19, 2014

Optronics International announced that its newly revamped website is now live with database-driven content updated on a real-time basis.

Impeltronics touts attractive tool

| September 19, 2014

Drop a wrench into the engine again? Lose a nut in a hard-to-reach spot? Don't panic, because help is available from Impeltronics, which recently took a few moments to remind everyone about its LED Telescoping ...

TCA names Brad Bentley its new president

| September 18, 2014

The Truckload Carriers Association announced Sept. 18 it has selected Brad Bentley as its new president. Bentley will succeed Chris Burruss, who resigned as head of TCA in June for personal reasons. Bentley, who currently is ...

BFGoodrich redesigns site

| September 18, 2014

BFGoodrich Truck Tires has redesigned its website based on customer input. The site is more interactive and user-friendly, BFG says, and includes enhanced tire selector and dealer locator. Content is formatted for mobile devices, too, BFG ...

Cummins recognized as top engine supplier

| September 18, 2014

Cummins has received the 2014 U.S. Overall Best Heavy-Duty Truck Engines Product Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan, given this week at Frost & Sullivan’s annual gala in San Jose, Calif., on Sept. 16.

CEVA Ground increases owner-op pay

| September 16, 2014

CEVA Ground announced it is increasing rates for its owner-operator drivers in the U.S. The announcement, it says, was done as part of National Truck Driver Appreciation Week. Owner-operators for the company will now get $1 a ...

Ind. truckers group NAIT creates health insurance exchange

| September 09, 2014

The National Association of Independent Truckers has partnered with ConnectedHealth to offer the Truckers Insurance Exchange Marketplace.

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