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Category: Equipment

Garmin® unveils new series of oversized dēzl™ truck navigators

Garmin® unveils new series of oversized dēzl™ truck navigators

| May 28, 2020

The Garmin dēzl OTR700/800/1000 offer over-the-road truckers more navigation options than ever before Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. announced the oversized dēzl OTR700/800/1000 GPS truck navigators. For a clear view of the road ahead, the new dēzl series features a 7-, 8-, or an extra-large 10-inch display option that can be easily switched from […]

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Stertil-Koni Debuts Customizable “G-Series” Heavy Duty  Mobile Column Lifts with Customer-Specified Pick-Up Points

Stertil-Koni Debuts Customizable “G-Series” Heavy Duty Mobile Column Lifts with Customer-Specified Pick-Up Points

| May 28, 2020

Lifts serve applications ranging from light rail, trolleys, buses, and military tanks to industrial, agricultural, and even construction equipment Heavy duty bus lift and truck lift leader Stertil-Koni launched its new “G-Series” Mobile Column Lifts — engineered to solve the challenge of heavy lifting applications that demand special lifting adapter configurations with uniquely customized pick-up […]

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Carrier Transicold’s Innovative ‘Center Divide’ Vector 8611MT Trailer Refrigeration Unit Now Available

Carrier Transicold’s Innovative ‘Center Divide’ Vector 8611MT Trailer Refrigeration Unit Now Available

| May 27, 2020

Meets tremendous interest from grocery distribution and food service operations that deliver mixed loads Carrier Transicold has launched its innovative Vector™ 8611MT multi-temperature trailer refrigeration unit. Designed for trailers split lengthwise with a center dividing wall, the unit creates two refrigerated compartments without requiring a remote evaporator. Carrier Transicold is part of Carrier (NYSE: CARR), […]

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XTRA LEASE ADDS 4,000 NEW TRAILERS IN 2020

XTRA LEASE ADDS 4,000 NEW TRAILERS IN 2020

| May 27, 2020

Renting or leasing equipment, gives fleets an opportunity to operate new trailers, even while their own orders are on hold New trailers are coming off production now for XTRA Lease, the nation’s leading provider of semi-trailer rentals and leases, which has ordered approximately 4,000 new trailers for 2020. With the industry and economy suffering an […]

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U.S. Trailer Net Orders Dropped 97% Sequentially in April, -99% Y/Y

U.S. Trailer Net Orders Dropped 97% Sequentially in April, -99% Y/Y

| May 22, 2020

ACT Research says April was disturbingly close to a net negative order month April net US trailer orders of 209 units were down 97% month-over-month and 99% below the previous year. Before accounting for cancellations, new orders of 5.7k units were down 57% versus March, according to this month’s issue of ACT Research’s State of […]

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IMR Inc. Releases Insight on Disruption in Parts Availability Affecting Shop Purchasing Behavior During the Pandemic/Shelter-in-Place Requirement

IMR Inc. Releases Insight on Disruption in Parts Availability Affecting Shop Purchasing Behavior During the Pandemic/Shelter-in-Place Requirement

| May 20, 2020

48 percent of shops have experienced disruption in getting parts for the vehicles they service either “ very frequently,” “frequently” or “occasionally” IMR Inc., the industry’s leading full-service automotive market research firm, has published its latest insight on disruption in parts availability affecting shop purchasing behavior during the pandemic/shelter-in-place requirement. This report focuses on the impact […]

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