Equipment

Engine innovation: Cummins ISX15

Cummins employs new tech and outside-the-box ideas to make next year’s ISX15 smart, smooth and economical.

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Navistar discontinues MaxxForce 15, drops ICT+ terminology

Navistar announced today at that it will drop its MaxxForce 15-liter heavy-duty diesel engine in favor of the Cummins ISX15.

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Natural gas station network coming to Southeast

Nopetro, a supplier of turnkey natural gas fueling stations, opened the first of 19 compressed natural gas fueling stations as part of a planned regional network.

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GPS devices causing accidents, Senator says

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) is pushing for establishing national standards for truck Global Positioning System devices, citing research indicating a high percentage of trucks hitting low bridges.

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Securement 201: How best to chain to a stake pocket

What is the best way to use a stake pocket as a chain anchor point? Reader J.D. Bronson, among others, offers his preferred method.

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Diesel price falls for first time in 12 weeks

After 11 consecutive weeks of climbing prices, the national average retail diesel price fell 4.9 cents to $4.086.

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Equipment leasing confidence up in September

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation's Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry is 53.0, up from the August index of 50.2, reflecting increased optimism.

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Diesel emissions: Cleaner than fast food charbroilers

Interesting new findings of a California study of commercial charbroilers -- and one driver makes a difference for the better in partnership with Truckers Against Trafficking.

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