Equipment

No. 1 construction equipment theft: Trucks and trailers

The annual Construction Equipment Theft Study from LoJack, a leading provider of vehicle tracking and recovery systems, once again this year saw trucks and trailers in the top spot of stolen equipment.

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Icahn demands new Navistar board seats to rectify problems

Navistar expresses "disappointment" in investor Carl Icahn, saying it has strategy to turn the company around.

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How many people can you get in a truck cab?

During the reveal event for the new European Volvo FH cabover, a performance troupe illustrated the cab's space to answer this question.

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Power, versatility in refuse truck line

Freightliner's severe-duty waste-haul line offers a solution for most any refuse job.

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August Class 8 orders rebound, up 27 percent

FTR's preliminary data shows August Class 8 truck net orders at 15,935 units, up 27 percent from July.

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Navistar reducing work force to cut costs

The company said a voluntary separation program and a reduction in its salaried work force should generate $70-$80 million in annual savings

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Mustang’s 3-million-mile, one-truck haul nears end

Owner-operator Mike Crawford is approaching 3 million safe miles all logged in the same 1994 Freightliner -- wish him luck on the final 37,000...

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PHOTOs: Bridgestone’s retread process, tire maintenance and more

A pictorial tour through Bridgestone's La Vergne, Tenn., North American Manufacturing Education Center and retread plant.

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